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The newly created, and engaging Ramapo Philosophy Club
Club Highlight: Philosophy Club
Peyton Koutrakos
February 17, 2023

Free thinking. Subjective analyses. The probing of any and all ideas. These are the values that drive society, and Ramapo’s Philosophy Club has their roots embedded in them,...

The Verdict is In: Ramapo Artists Selected for Young Expressions Exhibition
Kathryn Haig, Editor In Chief
February 17, 2023

Art is life, and the six Ramapo students selected for the Young Expressions Exhibition are good at it. Good, in fact, is inadequate. Remarkable is better, or exceptional, gifted,...

The Dealings of DECA
John Henninger
February 17, 2023

The Distributive Education Clubs of America, DECA for short, is an academic program offered by Ramapo High School that offers hands-on experience and leadership opportunities for...

How To Survive Valentines Day: Read Rom-Coms!
How To Survive Valentine's Day: Read Rom-Coms!
Lindsey Morrison, Online Editor
February 17, 2023

February usually means one thing to most: Valentine's Day. If you have a partner, this is typically a romantic and heartfelt month, with cute...

Priscilla Presley and Elvis Presley with a young Lisa Marie Presley.
Remembering Lisa Marie Presley
Emily Jedell, Life Editor
February 17, 2023

From attending the Golden Globes to a tragic death, life changed overnight for what is left of the Presley family. On January 10, Elvis and Priscilla...

An image featuring actors Aubrey Plaza, Will Sharpe, Theo James, and Meghann Fahy from the latest season of The White Lotus.
The White Lotus: New Season, New Destination
Gianna Amato, Life Assistant Editor
February 17, 2023

In 2021, HBO released their hit anthology series The White Lotus. It follows multiple characters on their Hawaii vacations, balances various...

Frick swimming freestyle
Senior Spotlight: Lily Frick
Constantine Rutigliano
February 17, 2023

Lily Frick, one of the Ramapo Swim Team’s most successful seniors, has really made a splash in the high school swim world. From her incredible times to her love for her team, Frick is the exemplar for a star swimmer.  When...

Mauriber repping green and white while on the ice
Senior Spotlight: Daniel Mauriber
Kendall Schmidt, Staff Writer
February 17, 2023

Danny Mauriber is a pivotal member of the boys’ hockey team, contributing to much of the team’s successes. He is both a leader and a team player on and off the ice rink. Mauriber began his ice hockey career at a very young...

Vote distribution that propelled McCarthy to secure the House Speaker position.
McCarthy Elected House Speaker After 15 Rounds of Voting
Arya Kaul
February 17, 2023

Just after midnight on January 6th, 2023, Representative Kevin McCarthy was voted Speaker of the House. He won because a group of six ultraconservative Republicans voted “present”,...

Brian Walshe in a Quincy County Court.
The Brian Walshe Case
Arya Kaul
February 17, 2023

Since January 1, 2023, mother of three Ana Walshe has been missing, and law enforcement believes her husband, Brian Walshe, dismembered and disposed of her remains. According to...

BBC confirms Monastyrsky passed away alongside his first deputy minister and state secretary.
Helicopter Crash Near Nursery, Kills 14 Ukrainians
Cynthia Zhou
February 17, 2023

A helicopter crashed near a nursery in Kyiv, Ukraine, killing 14 people, including three prominent figures in Ukraine’s interior ministry and a child on January 18, 2023.  Interior...