The Clarion

  • Federal watchdog agency recommends removal of Kellyanne Conway from federal office for violating the Hatch Act.
  • At Least 24 Memphis Police Officers Hurt In Protests After Deadly Shooting.
  • Photo shows oil tanker on fire off the coast of Iran after apparent attacks.

Five Guys Burgers and Fries: 4 Stars

Sabrina Mohsin, Staff Writer

May 21, 2012

The Murrell family opened its first Five Guys Burgers and Fries restaurant in 1986 in Arlington, Virginia. Today, there are over 900 locations in 46 U.S. states and 6 Canadian provinces according to The juicy burgers and crispy fries ha...

NJPAC Performs West Side Story: 3 Stars

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher

May 21, 2012

New Jersey Performing Arts Center, NJPAC, presented West Side Story on May 3, 2012. As HHS students from Alyssa Schlossberg’s English II classes and Jill Hackett’s Performance English classes entered the auditorium, we knew...

Chipotle Mexican Grill: A Spicy Kick: 5 Stars

Brittaney Marsico, Staff Writer

May 18, 2012

A few months ago, my best friend took me out to the Mexican grill Chipotle. I had never been to it before, but when I walked in the door I smelled the Mexican flavors and saw all the different meats put into burritos, tacos, burrito...

The Avengers: Over 4 Years in the Making: 5 Stars

Adam Kahn, Staff Writer

May 11, 2012

If you are an intense Marvel fan or just somebody who pays attention to what happens after the credits of a movie, it shouldn’t have come as a shock to you that the Avengers was going to be released sooner or later. When Iro...

HHS West Side Story: 5 Stars

Michael Patullo

May 9, 2012

Photos by: Robert J.P. Graham West Side Story  is a tough production to stage anywhere. Therefore, when West Side Story was chosen as the spring musical at Hawthorne High School, many people were curious to see how director...

Twisted: A Rare Book for Teenage Males: 5 Stars

Michael Padilla, Staff Writer/Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2012

Twisted, by Laurie Halse Anderson, is a novel geared towards teenage boys that anyone would enjoy reading.  The book is about a teenage boy name Tyler who is considered by his peers to be a “loser” but after being punished...

Qdoba Mexican Grill: 4 Stars

Michael Patullo, Staff Writer

May 4, 2012

A few months ago, I was looking for a good place to eat when a friend recommended Qdoba Mexican Grill located at the Bergen Town Center on Route 4 in Paramus, New Jersey.  After one visit, I was hooked.  Now several months...

The Hunger Games: Book or Movie?

Jessica Terrizzi, Staff Writer

April 22, 2012

Suzanne Collins’s book, The Hunger Games, has become an extremely popular reading choice among teenagers. So, it is no surprise that it has been turned into a hit movie that came out on March 23, 2012. Personally, I think the...

Warrior: 4 Stars

Mahin Chowdhury, Staff Writer

April 17, 2012

The fighting-drama genre has showcased some powerful movies in recent years. The Wrestler and The Fighter have earned multiple award nominations and wins. Directed by Gavin O’Connor, Warrior continues in this vein as two brothe...

The Vow : 4 Stars

Sarah Kearsley, Staff Writer

April 6, 2012

Since its release in February, women all across the country have been visiting their local movie theaters to see the new romance movie, The Vow. Paige, played by Rachel McAdams, and Leo, played by Channing Tatum, star in this ...

Chronicle: 4 Stars

Patrick Furrey, Staff Writer

April 5, 2012

Chronicle is a movie that follows the development of three high school students who are bonded together, despite the differences in their social statuses, by their discovery of telekinetic powers. Dane DeHaan plays the role of ...

Grand Lux Cafe: 4.5 Stars

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher

March 29, 2012

Once you pull open those giant brown doors, your nostrils are embraced by delicious aromas. Whether you prefer Asian or American, breakfast or dinner, the Grand Lux Café in Paramus, New Jersey is a great choice for any occasion. Located...

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