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Phil Mickelson raises the bar after winning the PGA at 50

Phil Mickelson raises the bar after winning the PGA at 50

Katelyn Drenga
June 8, 2021

Last week at Kiawah island, 50 year old Phil Mickelson thrilled the audience after becoming the oldest golfer to win the PGA Tournament. The end of the PGA’s that day pushed past the standards and stereotypes...

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Remains of Missing Mother from South Windsor Found

Remains of Missing Mother from South Windsor Found

Samantha Deras
June 4, 2021

After celebrating her first Mother’s Day this May 9th, mother and South Windsor resident Jessica Edwards had disappeared, with no one being able to track her whereabouts. After hours of unsuccessful...

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New York Knicks win first playoff game in eight years

New York Knicks win first playoff game in eight years

Jason Alwang, Writer/Editor
June 4, 2021

Last Wednesday, the New York Knicks secured their first playoff win in eight years at Madison Square Garden in New York. The world's most famous arena held 70% capacity for the game totalling over 15,000...

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A tribute to Rajeshwari Devi- a victim of Indias failing COVID protocol

A tribute to Rajeshwari Devi- a victim of India’s failing COVID protocol

Amritha Suresh
May 28, 2021

Rajeshwari Devi, had developed what is often a sidekick to COVID-19, pneumonia. This made her very sick, causing her to need to gasp in order to breathe. She called 911, as she was in need of a hospital...

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2021 NHL Playoffs Preview

2021 NHL Playoffs Preview

Jason Alwang
May 25, 2021

Another NHL season has come and gone, where now 16 teams will look to lift the coveted Stanley Cup trophy when it’s all said and done. In the beginning of the year there were a lot of unknowns about...

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London-based Oat Milk Brand Defaces Philadelphia Street Art

London-based Oat Milk Brand Defaces Philadelphia Street Art

Samantha Deras
May 5, 2021

In the streets of Philadelphia there is one unspoken rule within the local street art community--don’t cover pre existing work without permission. Despite this, a London-based oat milk brand Minor Figures...

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NFL Draft:Round 1 top picks, who did the 49ers take?

NFL Draft:Round 1 top picks, who did the 49ers take?

Jason Alwang
May 4, 2021

The 2021 NFL draft started Thursday night as the football season has officially begun for teams around the league. The first night of the draft was centered by number one prospect Trevor Lawrence, the...

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Did Mahkia Bryant’s death need to happen?: An Opinion Piece

Did Mahkia Bryant’s death need to happen?: An Opinion Piece

Amritha Suresh
May 4, 2021

At 4.32 pm, the Columbus police received a call from Mahkia Bryant, a 16 year old black girl. “We got these grown girls over here trying to fight us. Trying to stab us. Trying to put their hands on our...

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Stephen Curry reaches new heights with groundbreaking streaks

Stephen Curry reaches new heights with groundbreaking streaks

Katelyn Drenga
April 23, 2021

This week, Steph Curry re-wrote the NBA rulebook, after breaking multiple records, during his incredible scoring streak.  This month, the NBA player was able to score ten 3-pointers in six consecutive...

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Oscars 2021: Are they planning something weve never seen before?

Oscars 2021: Are they planning something we’ve never seen before?

Jason Alwang
April 23, 2021

This Sunday, April 26, 2021 the 93rd annual Oscars will take place and producers are promising it will be one to remember. The Oscars is the awards show for films and actors. There are several different...

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Redefining the idea of normalcy

Redefining the idea of normalcy

Amritha Suresh, Samantha Deras, Andrew Kotait, Jenike Calloway, and Jason Alwang
April 9, 2021

This school year has made many students redefine their idea of normalcy. Many South Windsor High School students have been taking the hybrid approach this year. Majority of these students have been used...

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NBA Trade Deadline

NBA Trade Deadline

Jason Alwang
March 30, 2021

The NBA trade deadline was on Thursday, March 25th at 3pm eastern time and the day was filled with a wave of trades that could shape up the league. The Orlando Magic came into the trade deadline, knowing...

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