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Unthinkable: 3.5 Stars

Stephanie Doot, Staff Writer

May 31, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

In this mind-boggling, 97-minute thriller, Unthinkable is exactly what the title says.  The movie starts off by introducing Yusuf Atta Mohammed, aka Steven Arthur Younger, who is an American man claiming to have planted three nu...

Changes in Hawthorne High School

Sarah Kearsley, Staff Writer

May 31, 2012

Filed under Feature Stories

From the first graduating class of 1935 to the class of 2012, numerous technological advancements and advanced teaching methods have developed the high school into what it is today. Hawthorne High School has definitely flourished...

Alum Nicholas Schroter: Law Clerk

William Brown, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

May 24, 2012

Filed under Alumni Spotlight

Nick Schroter, (2004) has left HHS to become a law clerk to Bruno Mongiardo, Judge of the Superior Court in Passaic County.  His hard work and dedication in high school was a reason for being as successful as he is today.  “As his clerk, I am responsib...

Alum Olivia Gagliardi: Making a Difference

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher

May 24, 2012

Filed under Alumni Spotlight

Olivia Gagliardi, (2010) who is currently studying Conservation Biology at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, recently visited Africa to help with ongoing research on big cats in Kruge...

Honors English Goes to Lincoln Center

Jessica Terrizzi, Staff Writer

May 24, 2012

Filed under HHS News

On Thursday, May 17, 2012, Alyssa Schlossberg’s Honors English II classes took a class trip to Lincoln Center in New York City to see Mythunderstood. When the students first arrived at Lincoln Center, they were given passes for a tour of the Lincoln Center Ballet and the Lincoln Cen...

Alum Timothy Meehan: From HHS to Radiology

Mahin Chowdhury, Staff Writer

May 23, 2012

Filed under Alumni Spotlight

As a proud graduate of Hawthorne High School class of 2002, Timothy Meehan has gone on to a promising future. Out of high school, Meehan attended Stevens Institute of Technology, a prestigious college in New Jersey, to acquire his master’s degree in business management. Aft...

Catcher in the Rye: Classic but Controversial

Melissa Miller, Staff Writer

May 23, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books, Reviews

Being an active reader, I decided to read more classic novels, and so the first I’ve chosen to start with is “The Catcher in the Rye” by J.D. Salinger. Besides being a classic, it is a controversial book and has been banned...

Alum Bill Hook: Living His Dream

Michael Patullo, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Alumni Spotlight

Most people can only dream they will be able to do what they love every single day, but for 2003 HHS alumnus, Bill Hook, this dream is a reality. Hook is responsible for managing the golf operation at Knickerbocker Country Club, ...

The Lucky One: 3 Stars

Sarah Kearsley, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

On April 20, 2012, a new romance movie, The Lucky One, was released and has been stealing the hearts of people all over the country. This movie is based on one of Nicholas Sparks’ many romance stories. Although The Lucky One is...

Louis Bay II Library Holds Open House

Sarah Kearsley, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Community News

On June 1, 2012 Louis Bay II Library will be holding an open house from 4-6  p.m. Tours of the library will be given along with a scavenger hunt and trivia quiz. Raffle tickets will also be pulled for all of the patrons who...

Dress Code in HHS

Jessica Terrizzi, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Opinion

In Hawthorne High School, some students would argue that the dress code we are required to follow is too strict and we shouldn’t have to abide by it. Just because one person finds an outfit inappropriate, it doesn’t mean that...

HHS Students Honored at VFW Award Ceremony

Sabrina Mohsin, Staff Writer

May 21, 2012

Filed under Community News

The William B. Mawhinney Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #1593 and its Ladies Auxiliary held an award ceremony on May 10, 2012 at the First Reformed Church in Hawthorne, NJ. Several participants including Hawthorne High School students...

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