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Can Dogs Help Reduce Stress?

Can Dogs Help Reduce Stress?

Andrew Kronenwetter, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

Millions of people around the world love their pets, they're part of the family! We enjoy their companionship and going for walks, playing with them and even talking and singing to them.Evidence suggests...

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Top 3 Nostalgic Halloween Movies

Top 3 Nostalgic Halloween Movies

Bella McKenna, Editor October 14, 2022

Hello to all the witches, ghouls, and goblins out there. Here's a throwback to your childhood and possible adulthood Halloween movie favs. From Hocus Pocus to Scream, we got all the classics ranked.  Number...

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Students balancing school work and homework

Work vs. School Work

How SWHS students balance a part-time job and their education
Emily Osit, Editor October 13, 2022

Turning 16 is an exciting time for us students: learner’s permit to driver’s license, a sweet 16, and of course, the ability to get a part time job. According to Zippia, just under 30% of high school...

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In Love with a Serial Killer? Its Possible

In Love with a Serial Killer? It’s Possible

Samantha Pagliaruli, Staff Writer October 13, 2022

So apparently people actually have crushes on serial killers and have fantasies about them. How odd, how odd indeed. Let's have a closer look about this, shall we?  We all know Jeffrey Dahmer, who...

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Consent to Read

The influence of forceful reading on tomorrow's literary works
Aasrith Veerapaneni, Media Manager October 13, 2022

If you went or go to a public school, you know about required reading.  Published on a syllabus, you're given a set amount of pages that you complete before you answer a couple questions on a worksheet. ...

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Elvis and Priscilla Presley on their wedding day.

Elvis’s Dark Past

October 11, 2022

Elvis Presley is the King of Rock, but the question is, why? Elvis inspired many past and present, and has influenced the music industry greatly. To many, Elvis is the greatest rock n’ roll star to ever...

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Fruits and Vegetables. Photo Credit: Welia Health

Food Waste, Who’s Fault is it Really ?

Elizabeth Sinclair, Staff Writer October 11, 2022

Every year the school, the lunch staff, and the food service complain about how the students waste food at lunchtime. Fruits and vegetables are thrown away every lunch wave untouched by the students, but...

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Letters from the Presidents

Max Schwartzman, Editor-in-Chief October 6, 2022

Over the summer of 2022, I, on the behalf of The Prowl, began to write a series of letters to the leaders of all the world’s countries. YES, ALL the world's leaders. In each letter, I asked one question:...

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My top three favorite recipes. Warning! These Recipes are highly addictive!

My top three favorite recipes. Warning! These Recipes are highly addictive!

Amritha Suresh , Editor June 9, 2022

During COVID, I decided to take up cooking, and it became a really great outlet for me, and gave me something to do during the boring quarantine. So here are 3 of my favorite recipes that I would totally...

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Everything you need to know about the first 6 zodiac signs from an expert

Everything you need to know about the first 6 zodiac signs from an expert

Amritha Suresh , Editor June 1, 2022

If you have been wanting to get more into and learn more about the zodiac signs but don't know where to start? Look no further. Here is a compiled list of all the 6 first  zodiac signs and the basic facts...

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The Northman and The Death of Cinema

“The Northman” and The Death of Cinema

Cael Brennan, Editor May 18, 2022

Director, Robert Eggers' new movie The Northman is a brooding, angry revenge tale blockbuster that reaches gothic drama heights and unsettlingly violence and edge. However, it’s a box office flop and...

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Another Year of Oscar Bait

Another Year of “Oscar Bait”

Cael Brennan, Editor April 18, 2022

The Academy Awards got upstaged by a slap this year not only by controversy, but because their winners and nominations are as mundane as they’ve become predictable. The Oscar is intended to recognize...

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