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  • Donald Trump: Peace in the Middle East Is 'Not as Difficult as People Have Thought'

  • Colbert finally (and unapologetically) responds to #FireColbert backlash: 'I would do it again'

  • Red Sox permanently ban fan for racial slur at another fan

  • Ms. Scott Takes a Shot At Hawthorne High School

    Ms. Scott Takes a Shot At Hawthorne High School

    Sarah Ahmad and Marjes Castillo

    May 18, 2017

    You may have noticed a new teacher in Mrs. Alyssa Schlossberg's classroom and wondered, who is that? Her name is Cara Scott and she is the new English teacher that is replacing Mrs. Schlossberg until the end of the 2017 school year. Students are adjusting to the change in a positive way, and many...

    Ms. Scott

    Sarah and Marjes

  • Media Arts Goes To Downtown Manhattan

    Media Arts Goes To Downtown Manhattan

    Jason Bryant, Editor

    May 16, 2017

    On April 28, the Hawthorne High School Media Arts classes went to Downtown Manhattan on an architecture tour. Hosted by Discover Tours, the trip highlighted architectural advancements and styles through time. Rick, the tour guide, gave insight on some of New York's history and glamour. Sights such...

  • Youth and Community Week

    Youth and Community Week

    Dani Bonafede and Beth O'Boyle

    May 15, 2017

    Tuesday May 9, 2017 was a very special day for some of Hawthorne High School’s students. Juniors and seniors apply to shadow the Vice Principal, Principal, Superintendent, and other Board of Education members, and the Social Studies Department selects students to fulfill these roles. This is part of...

    LaGrone, Vargas, Kedl, and Jandoli

    Livingston

  • PAWS

    PAWS

    Kaitlyn Melendez, Dakota Brantner, and Rocco Pecoraro

    May 12, 2017

    The Hawthorne High School ARCH students had the privilege of having a visit from the Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc. and the PAWS program. This program, which has taken place at various high schools throughout the state, takes place over a three week process. Week one consists of learning how to mee...

    Photograph by Rocco Pecoraro

  • The Success of Fiddler on the Roof

    The Success of Fiddler on the Roof

    Kieran McAllister and Mia Lewis

    May 9, 2017

    The Hawthorne High School Theater Department performed Fiddler on the Roof April 26 to April 30 and it was a huge success. The show was directed by Ms. Kimberly Griffin, Ms. Marchel Roniet, and the music was performed by Mr. David DeRosa (pianist), who conducted the orchestra as well. The theater gr...

    Photograph by Kaitlyn Melendez, Fiddler on the Roof

Mental Health and Teens

Mental Health and Teens

Melanhy Navarro and Giana Innocenti

Mental health among teens is a very serious issue that still doesn’t get enough attention. People often think it’s just a “phase” that they go through. Teens push the...

May 18, 2017

Italian Honor Society Induction

Italian Honor Society Induction

April 25, 2017

This year’s Italian Honor Society induction took place on Thursday, April 20th. This year, twenty-five juniors and five sophomores had the privilege of...

Bath Bomb Disaster

Bath Bomb Disaster

March 13, 2017

We all know of the world famous company Lush, that is most popular for their bath bombs and other bath products and supplies. However, there are also a numbe...

This Day In History: February 15th

This Day In History: February 15th

February 17, 2017

On this day in 1898, the USS Maine experienced a massive explosion and sank in the Havana harbor in Cuba; 260 men out of less than 400 on the ship died ...

This Day In History: February 14th

This Day In History: February 14th

February 8, 2017

On this day in 1929, Al Capone ordered his family to assassinate his rival, organized crime boss Bugs Moran. Capone sent four men, donned in police unif...

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Terrorism: An Opinion

Terrorism: An Opinion

Gregory Berjian, Staff Writer

Terrorist groups are abundant in this year of 2017. Groups include Al-Qaedea, Boko Haram, and ISIS. These groups have one common goal: to strike fear into those who "oppose...

May 18, 2017

Phones are Addicting: An Opinion

Phones are Addicting: An Opinion

Liam Duffy, Staff Writer

  Phones are one of the world’s most amazing inventions that have helped us improve our way of life. It is also the best way to get yourself killed while on...

May 2, 2017

Trump’s First 100 Days: An Opinion

Trump’s First 100 Days: An Opinion

May 2, 2017

Here ye, here ye, 100 days have passed for President Donald Trump. Many people thought that he would not win the election. Others thought that he would...

The World According To Shakir: Spring Break

The World According To Shakir: Spring Break

March 16, 2017

It's that time of the year again. Spring Break is around the corner and I can't wait. Just last week we had around a foot of snow...I'm done with Winter...

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Spring Fling at HHS

Spring Fling at HHS

Mia Lewis, Staff Writer

It is almost the end of the school year and that means tests, finals, and crunch time for students and teachers. So, do you need a break from all of the chaos in your lives?...

May 11, 2017

Lip Sync Battle

Lip Sync Battle

April 28, 2017

Italian Honor Society Induction

Italian Honor Society Induction

April 25, 2017

Junior Class Sale

Junior Class Sale

April 20, 2017

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This Day In History: February 14th

This Day In History: February 14th

Fazli Hida, Staff Writer

On this day in 1929, Al Capone ordered his family to assassinate his rival, organized crime boss Bugs Moran. Capone sent four men, donned in police uniforms, to North Clark...

February 8, 2017

The Passing of Fidel Castro

The Passing of Fidel Castro

November 29, 2016

How Do World Leaders View Trump?

How Do World Leaders View Trump?

March 21, 2016

Climate Change

Climate Change

October 15, 2015

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Classic Clarion: Students and Staff Show Support

Classic Clarion: Students and Staff Show Support

Unknown, The Clarion Staff of 1991

Since war became a reality in the Middle East, many of the students and faculty have been wearing yellow ribbons in support of the troops. All of us have been affected by...

March 16, 2017

NJ’s Best Student Section?

NJ’s Best Student Section?

January 26, 2017

HHS Italian Club Shows its FORZA ITALIA

HHS Italian Club Shows its FORZA ITALIA

February 25, 2016

Classic Clarion : The History of Valentine’s Day

Classic Clarion : The History of Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2016

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Derek Jeter is Having His Number Retired

Derek Jeter is Having His Number Retired

Sierra Van Houten, Staff Writer

Yes, it is true the legendary Yankee, Derek Jeter, is having his number retired this weekend. Jeter was a Yankee from the very start of his professional career in the MLB....

May 3, 2017

Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush in Pursuit of Miami Marlins

Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush in Pursuit of Miami Marlins

April 27, 2017

We all know Derek Jeter as one of the most famous Yankee players of all time. We also know Jeb Bush as the former governor of Florida and because his father...

Boys Baseball 2017

Boys Baseball 2017

April 27, 2017

It is Spring and that means Hawthorne High School baseball is back! Coach John Passero is looking forward to another successful season. The Clarion was able to...

Bertollo Girl’s Run Over Hawthorne

Bertollo Girl’s Run Over Hawthorne

March 21, 2017

The Hawthorne High School Girls' track team gains new runners every season. Each year the coaches prepare the new recruits for the meets to help them thri...

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A Motherly Figure For All

A Motherly Figure For All

Sarah Ahmad and Abby Reicher

High School years are not always easy, even though they are the best years of people’s lives. Sometimes you just need that motherly figure to step in at school, and for...

November 16, 2016

Ms. Russo: An Appreciation

October 27, 2016

The Clarion caught up with Art teacher extraordinaire, Ms. Danielle Russo, for a quick Q & A.   Clarion Reporter:  When did you start te...

New Vice Principal: Craig Jandoli

New Vice Principal: Craig Jandoli

September 28, 2016

At the start of the 2016-2017 school year, there were several changes to Hawthorne High School, including new teachers, equipment, student faces, and above...

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