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Jonathan Edwards

The Origins of South Windsor’s Jonathan Edwards

Anthony Sosa, Staff Writer
January 20, 2023

Throughout history, people have had different theories and philosophies about how the world works. People's views seem to change from generation to generation, from deep dark philosophies to happy and...

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Two of Mazolus cats in the tack room.

A Peek Into the Home of Mazolu Sanctuary’s Endearing Residents

Anjani Anamthoji, Staff Writer
January 19, 2023

Nestled off to the side of Main Street lies the loving community of Mazolu Animal Sanctuary, consisting of an affectionate caretaker and local college professor, Jessica Waterhouse, her many enchanting...

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A Winter Day in the Hidden Gem of Hartford County

A Winter Day in the Hidden Gem of Hartford County

Eli Schwartzman, Staff Writer
January 10, 2023

Tucked away in Hartford County sits the growing town of South Windsor, a town of 26,000 people. The hidden gem of a town has a lot to offer for some much needed winter fun. Here is a fully planned out,...

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Dance Carries Kids through Life

Dance Carries Kids through Life

Elizabeth Sinclair, Staff Writer
January 10, 2023

“Dance progressions was founded with the knowledge that the arts have a unique power to engage and motivate children.” Dance Progressions is a local dance company here in South Windsor, run by Christina...

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Birdhouse Coffee: A Cozy and Seasonal Restaurant in South Windsor

Birdhouse Coffee: A Cozy and Seasonal Restaurant in South Windsor

Olivia Liegl
January 6, 2023

The Birdhouse Coffee shop in South Windsor is a hidden gem within the town. From its warm vibes to its expansive menu of both bakery, cafe, and brewhouse options, the restaurant is far more than what it...

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Carl Leogrande

100 Years Old, An Incredible Life’s Story

Katelyn Drenga, Editor
January 3, 2023

Leogrande is a reminder to remember history. To never forget about the people who risked their lives, so that we could live in peace. 100 years of age, the WWII veteran Charles (Carl) Leogrande walked...

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Reindeer at Dzen Tree Farm in South Windsor

Dzen Christmas Tree Farm Fosters the Holiday Spirit

Emma Cherubini, Staff Writer
December 23, 2022

The local Dzen Christmas Tree Farm on Barber Hill Road is not just about growing trees, but growing bonds and memories to last a lifetime.  Every year, the Dzen family puts together a winter wonderland...

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Substitute, Mr. DeCasperis (left) and Editor, Ava Shasha (Right)

Gen Z, Soft or Superior?

Shamyla Milner, Staff Writer
December 20, 2022

The biggest question of 2022: is Gen Z too soft? Millennials never fail to remind the younger generations that they were too strong for therapy. ¨Being offended¨ was seen as stupid and to just get over...

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SWHS Students and Political Spam

SWHS Students and Political Spam

Katelyn Drenga, News & Politics Editor
December 7, 2022

Recent Elections have ramped up political spam texts sent out by the campaigns of local politicians in South Windsor, CT as well as Nationwide. According to The New York Times, 1.29 billion texts from...

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Rendering of the future Pleasant Valley Elementary School from Journal Inquirer

South Windsor Schools Face Enrollment Increase

Emma Cherubini, Staff Writer
November 28, 2022

Since 2010, South Windsor’s population has increased 4.7 percent. That is a gain of 5,727 people in a span of 10 years with 6,201 of the 26,918 residents being children. Many more people are moving to...

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Governor-Elect James Roesener

First Openly Trans Man Elected for State Legislature

Cat Martino, Staff Writer
November 28, 2022

New Hampshire has elected their first openly trans state representative, claiming a victory for trans people everywhere. 26-year-old James Roesener will serve in the 22nd house district, ward 8 in Concord.  "I...

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Marek Kozikowski

United Community Party With State Rep Run

Katelyn Drenga, Editor
November 4, 2022

For the November 8th ballot, Marek Kozikowski, a politician from the new South Windsor party, UCP (United Community Party), is joining in the race for state rep.  The campaign is big for UCP as a whole....

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