Despite Budget; Philadelphia gets New Schools

Despite Budget; Philadelphia gets New Schools

Despite the Philadelphia School District shuttering around 40 schools and almost not being able to open on time this year, the district for the 2014-2015 year is opening 3 new scho...

Eagle Mock Draft- Sports Talk with the Straight Shuter

As a Philadelphia sports fan I have a ridiculous amount of interest in the Philadelphia Eagles, and by extension what they do in the NFL Draft. With this being head coach Chip Kell...

The Fourth Floor by Isabella Aznar and Soledad Alfaro

The Fourth Floor by Isabella Aznar and Soledad Alfaro

Mondays during Y band, something different is happening in Room 300. The room belonging to Mr. Herman, Digital Video & Photography teacher, is occupied by the new literary and ...

2048

2048

The new addictive app that everyone playing at SLA is called 2048. It a very simple game that involves moving numbers and multiplying them. The game was created by Gabriele Cirulli...

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Eagle Mock Draft- Sports Talk with the Straight Shuter
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As a Philadelphia sports fan I have a ridiculous amount of interest in the Philadelphia Eagles, and by extension what they do in the NFL Draft. With this being head coach Chip Kell...

5 NFL Trades That Should Happen- Sports Talk with the Straight Shuter
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5 NFL Trades That Should Happen- Sports Talk with the Straight Shuter by Jesse Shuter Staff Writer   NFL  stands for National Football League. It is also known as the No Fun ...

Blunt Sports Talk from Mr. Bundy: D. Wade aka Flop King; Mayweather Fights Marcos Maidana in May; Daniel Alfredsson loses teeth; Dunk of the Week
Mar 6, 2014 | by | No Comments | Read →

D. Wade aka Flop King Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat is no stranger to the act of flopping. Over his 10 year career D.Wade has done is his fair share of acting on the court, but ver...

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Netflix Flicks
Apr 13, 2014 | by | No Comments | Read →

By Nicholas Murray Netflix is an efficient way to stream shows and movies anywhere. I have recently started to use Netflix to do just this. I (with much obsession) successfully wat...

2014 Pennsylvania Gubernatorial Election: who can beat Corbett?
Apr 7, 2014 | by | No Comments | Read →

Will Amari Staff Writer Have you been watching the local news lately? If so, then you are probably already aware of the upcoming Pennsylvania gubernatorial elections. While on your...

Tragic Coverage of a Tragic Flight
Mar 30, 2014 | by | No Comments | Read →

Will Amari Staff Writer  On Monday 24, Malaysian Prime Minister, Najib Razak, declared ‘all lives to be lost’ from Airline Flight 370. Flight 370 departed from Kuala Lumpur to...


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  • Lights Out at SLA!
    Lights Out at SLA!

    Melissa Alvarez Staff Writer At 7:55 AM  on March 17th, there was a power outage in the SLA center city building. Not to the surprise of many teachers, the students were ecstatic ...

  • Brewer Vetoes Arizona's SB-1062
    Brewer Vetoes Arizona’s SB-1062

    Jan Brewer, Governor of Arizona vetoed SB-1062 that would allow businesses that assert their religious freedom the right to deny service to  gay and lesbian customers. This bill w...

  • School Security in Philadelphia
    School Security in Philadelphia

    By Desmond O’Donovan Staff Writer On January 17 2014, two students were shot at Delaware Valley Charter High School. The bullet hit a boy and a girl in the schools gym, serio...

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Lights Out at SLA!
Lights Out at SLA!

Melissa Alvarez Staff Writer At 7:55 AM  on March 17th, there was a power outage in the SLA center city building. Not to the surprise of many teachers, the students were ecstatic ...

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Netflix Flicks
Netflix Flicks

By Nicholas Murray Netflix is an efficient way to stream shows and movies anywhere. I have recently started to use Netflix to do just this. I (with much obsession) successfully wat...

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Netflix Flicks

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A Beautiful Goodbye
A Beautiful Goodbye

by Staff Writer Claudia Bonitatibus The famed Japanese director and animator, Hayao Miyazaki, released what he claims will be the final film of his long and distinguished career on...

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