The Chief

A Tribute to George H. W. Bush

Ryan Pagano, Copy Editor

January 8, 2019

Filed under Online Exclusives

This past November, the nation lost one of the most qualified men to ever become the president of the United States of America: George Herbert Walker Bush. Bush was a World War II veteran, the director of the CIA, Ronald Reagan’s v...

“Peter Pan”: A story that never gets old

Laura Francavilla, Managing Editor

December 4, 2018

Filed under News, Online Exclusives, Student Life

Massapequa High School rolled into November with a magical treat for all students the weekend of November 2 and 3. The drama students put on the whimsical and fun filled show “Peter Pan”, the story of the boy who never grow...

Fun Facts about the 2018 World Series

Julia Ruocchio, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

Filed under A&E, Online Exclusives, Sports

It is often said that the team that scores first has the advantage over their opponent. The Red Sox proved that statement correct in their postseason run. The Red Sox went 10-0 this postseason when scoring first. Not to ment...

Red Sox Capture World Series Title

Julia Ruocchio, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018

Filed under A&E, Online Exclusives, Sports

On Tuesday October 23, 2018, the 114th annual Fall Classic kicked off between the Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Boston Red Sox, who represented the American League (AL), defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, who re...

Chief’s Challenge continues to help hurricane victims

Mackenzie White, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Filed under News, Online Exclusives, Student Life

Chief’s Challenge Club has set out on one of their first projects of the year. The club has decided to set up events where the proceeds are going to help those victims of Hurricane Florence. Chief’s Challenge was inspired to get invo...

Mega Millions Craze hits Long Island

Ryan Pagano, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Filed under Features, News

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

Filed under A&E, Features, News, Online Exclusives

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

Filed under Editorial, Features, Online Exclusives, Student Life

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 ...

Bohemian Rhapsody Movie Review

Ryan Pagano, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Filed under A&E, News, Student Life

“Bohemian Rhapsody” will likely go down as one of the greatest music films in recent memory. Why? Because the film is a success at the box office and has positive reviews among fans and critics. The movie is a biography about ...

Pequa’s on fire with a two-peat win

Sabrina Alberti, Sports Editor

November 15, 2018

Filed under Features, Sports, Student Life

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...

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