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What Color is this Dress?


James Addie and Kaitlyn Melendez, Staff Writers
February 27, 2015

Is it white and gold, or is it black and blue? It is a controversy causing thousands of social media users from Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter to argue over a simple dress. Some argue whether it is a white dress with gold lace, or whether it is a blue dress with black lace. The controversy however,... Read more »

Book Talk with Authors


February 27, 2015

The HHS Creative Writing Club participated in a book discussion with three contemporary authors at the Louis Bay II Library on Wednesday, Februrary 25, 2015. The club members listened to the three female writers each discuss their writing habits, their publishing experiences, and their plans for future... Read more »

HHS Cheerleaders Win State Championship

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Rocco Pecoraro , Staff Writer
February 25, 2015

At the season ending cheerleading competition that was held at Farleigh Dickinson University’s Teaneck campus, the Hawthorne High School cheerleading team took home the title of New Jersey State Champs. With a clean and solid routine, the HHS cheerleaders got first degree of excellence in all... Read more »

The 87th Academy Awards


February 24, 2015

The 87th Academy Awards, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, were held in Hollywood, California at the Dolby Theater on Sunday evening, February 22. Anyone who has been paying close attention to this “Oscar” race, knows that the ceremony held little surprises when it came to the big winners of the night. Veteran... Read more »

Danielle Hampson Honored with Athletic Award


February 10, 2015

Hawthorne High School senior athlete, Danielle Hampson, was recognized on Sunday, February 1, by the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association, as the school’s twenty-eighth recipient of the National Girls and Women in Sports Day Award at a state-wide luncheon at Seton Hall University.... Read more »

Salisbury Earns Athlete of the Week


February 10, 2015

Congratulations to winter track team member Kaitlin Salisbury, The Record Female Athlete of the Week. At the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference indoor track championships on Friday, February 6, Salisbury finished first in the 55 meters and long jump and second-place in the triple jump. HHS sends... Read more »

Soccer Supports HHS Alum in Need

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Leah Matari, Contributor
February 5, 2015

Hawthorne High School boy’s soccer team, along with HHS alum, hosted a fundraiser for Jimmy Soder, a 2014 alumnus who was recently diagnosed with leukemia, on January 2 at the Superdome in Waldwick.  At this event, the 2014-season varsity soccer players faced the Hawthorne alum male soccer players.... Read more »

Harper Lee’s “Go Set a Watchman”


Sara Inglese, Staff Writer
February 5, 2015

Author, Harper Lee, is finally releasing a second book. Until now, “To Kill a Mockingbird” was Lee’s only novel, which had been published 55 years ago. According to she stated, “In the mid-1950s, I completed a novel called ‘Go Set a Watchman’. It features the character known... Read more »

HHS Student Art Gallery Exhibit


Alennys Nieves, Contributor
February 4, 2015

The Student Art Gallery in the library’s Reading Lounge Cafe is exhibiting unique art pieces made by Danielle Russo’s students from the Intermediate Art class. This project is called Split Complementary Color Schemes. The paintings have a diversity of colors that attract the eye to the... Read more »

Introducing Bear With Me Graphics

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Jessica Layton, Contributor
January 26, 2015

Hawthorne High School’s Life Skills students are excited to announce the grand opening of Bear With Me Graphics. As part of the Academic Real-Life Community Hands-On Program (ARCH), students in this program have been creating tee-shirts for various Hawthorne School District events. The students’... Read more »