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The November 2019 Local Elections

The November 2019 Local Elections

November 19, 2019

The local election votes are in. What happens next? On Tuesday, Nov 5, 2019, local elections took place...

A Review Of Vaccines

A Review Of Vaccines

November 13, 2019

In recent years, the issue regarding vaccines has grown, with some believing that the practice is bad...

A Different kind of Trick or Treating

A Different kind of Trick or Treating

November 12, 2019

Continuing the tradition, members of Key Club organized Trunk or Treat.  Halloween is an exciting time o...

NG-12 Successfully Launches to Resupply the International Space Station

NG-12 Successfully Launches to Resupply the International Space Station

November 11, 2019

Northrop Grumman launched their NG-12 mission from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Nov 2, with...

Starship Update

Starship Update

November 6, 2019

Elon Musk revealed updates to SpaceX’s Starship, which will take humans to Mars. Over the past year, SpaceX has ...

Opinion: Why Hong Kong, and The Protests are So Important

Opinion: Why Hong Kong, and The Protests are So Important

October 31, 2019

Five years after the Umbrella Movement in 2014, Hong Kongers are back to defend their city. Hong Kong, once called the “P...

Who are the 2020 Presidential Candidates?

Who are the 2020 Presidential Candidates?

October 19, 2019

A guide to help make sense of the current presidential race. Even though the Presidential election isn’t until...

Taiwan Rejects China’s “One Country, Two Systems” Proposal Amid Hong Kong Protests

Taiwan Rejects China’s “One Country, Two Systems” Proposal Amid Hong Kong Protests

October 19, 2019

On Oct 10, the Republic of China (Taiwan) celebrated their national day, which is also called Double Ten...

Two Landings and a Year Later, Nick Hague and Alexey Ovchinin Finally Complete Their Mission

Two Landings and a Year Later, Nick Hague and Alexey Ovchinin Finally Complete Their Mission

October 9, 2019

On Oct 3, Soyuz MS-12 landed in the desert steppes of  Kazakhstan, completing an almost year-long space Odyssey...

Purdue Pharma Pays

Purdue Pharma Pays

September 25, 2019

A big step in stopping the opioid crisis has been made. Purdue Pharma, the producer of the opioid painkille...

Vaping: Not as Harmless as it Might Seem

Vaping: Not as Harmless as it Might Seem

September 23, 2019

As the vaping trend continues, new studies are beginning to expose the true dangers involved. The epidemic of tobacco use amo...

The Destruction of the Amazon RainForest

The Destruction of the Amazon RainForest

September 19, 2019

The Amazon Rainforest produces 20% of the world’s oxygen, and our world leaders are allowing it to b...

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