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Chorus and Orchestra students put on a show for senior citizens

Jacqueline Paduano, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

On Monday, December 16, the orchestra and chorus held a very important event. Every year, the two music departments host a concert/dress rehearsal where senior citizens are invited to come to view their talents.  This event ...

Black Friday: What’s it about?

Natasha Lichtwar, Staff Writer

January 9, 2020

The day after Thanksgiving that’s filled with chaos with shoppers buying lower-priced products is most commonly referred to as “Black Friday”. Although the story behind the name is not so pleasant. The story stems ba...

Mega Millions Craze hits Long Island

Ryan Pagano, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

This past October, lottery fever was struck throughout the country as the Mega Millions jackpot was up to a whopping $1.6 billion. Many Americans flocked to their local supermarkets and convenience stores to get their hands on a ...

A Tribute to Celia Cruz: The Queen of Latin Music

Alex Carmenaty, Business Manager

November 20, 2018

July 16, 2018 marked the fifteen-year anniversary of the death of Cuba's greatest singer and the undisputed Queen of Latin Music, Celia Cruz. She was more than an entertainer; she was a symbol of hope and of freedom. This is ...

White Castle: It’s a bit of a hassle

Angelo Catapano, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

After turning 16 in April of 2018, I began applying anywhere that had a help wanted sign. Eventually, after three months of applying and waiting, I received a response from the one place I was not expecting to hear from: White ...

Pequa’s on fire with a two-peat win

Sabrina Alberti, Sports Editor

November 15, 2018

The field hockey team brought home a county championship yet again for Massapequa. The team left their home turf defeating Port Washington in a 2-1 victory in overtime. The game was held on October 28 at 3 p.m. at Berner Middle Schoo...

The man who gave the world a nudge

Alexander Carmenaty, Business Manager

October 8, 2018

Charles Krauthammer, who passed away on June 21 at the age of 68, was one of the most courageous, articulate, and influential voices of our time. Winner of the 1987 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, he was best known as a comment...

The Chief newspaper advisor puts down red pen for retirement

Isabella Italiano, Copy Editor

June 23, 2018

At the end of this year, Mrs. Elyn Coyle is trading in her English books for plane tickets, as she says goodbye to her MHS family for the past 30 years.   Throughout her career, she has taught a variety of courses inclu...

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