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Students Anticipate Black Friday Shopping

Students Anticipate Black Friday Shopping

Mike Angeline

November 21, 2013


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Black Friday shopping has been a reoccurring tradition for shoppers year after year. Many consider Black Friday the official start to the holiday shopping season. With all kinds of bargains and unbelievably great deals being offered to the shoppers, people begin their shopping extravaganza at twelve...

Hammonton Alumni Pursue Music After Graduation

Hammonton Alumni Pursue Music After Graduation

Alma Albarren, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013


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The music industry is continuously changing; it is intriguing for those who feel called to pursue it. Those who finish their studies at Hammonton High School don't waste much time pursuing such a career. Whether it is behind the scenes or at a performance level, these graduates possess a great...

“Movember” Hits the Halls of HHS

“Movember” Hits the Halls of HHS

Kayla Carey, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013


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Seeing a lot of hair lately? The infamous "No-Shave November," supported by many men, boys, and even some brave women, is here again. While the monthly tradition (also known as "Movember") may be regarded by some as a great excuse to stop shaving, it started as a way to spread prostate cancer...

Atlantic City Hosts Fall Poker Open

Atlantic City Hosts Fall Poker Open

Shane Worthington and Nick Chille

November 20, 2013


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Chips are flowing, rivers are running, and cards are flying. Sounds like Vegas, right? However, it's not. This is the Borgata Fall Poker Open in Atlantic City. Players arrived on the felt Tuesday, November 12, playing Deep Stack no limit Hold'em. The buy in was $500 plus a $60 entry fee, Alfredo...

Seniors in the Spotlight: Then and Now

Hannah Knapp, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013


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Being a senior is what everyone looks forward to in high school. It's a time to shine in classes, on the sports field, and as leaders in clubs and organizations. It is also a time for reflection of who they were, what they are now, and what they want to become in their future. Two randomly selected...

Affordable Care Act: An Analysis of the Arguments

Affordable Care Act: An Analysis of the Arguments

Amanda Mazzeo, Staff Writer

November 20, 2013


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On March 10, 2013, President Barack Obama put the Affordable Care Act, also referred to as Obamacare, into law.  The Affordable Care Act has more than a thousand pages of improvements to health insurance and healthcare in order to cut healthcare spending and to give Americans health care and insurance...

Thanksgiving Traditions

Thanksgiving Traditions

November 18, 2013


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The weather has gotten colder, the leaves have changed color, and even a few flurries of snow have been spotted. This is the great time of the year that we know as Thanksgiving. "Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. It's a nice transition between Halloween and Christmas" said freshman Samantha Haley. As...

Fall Fashion

November 13, 2013


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Crunch Time: The College Application Process

Crunch Time: The College Application Process

Shane Worthington and Nick Chille

November 13, 2013


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His hands were tired. The bags under his eyes began to sag. He gazed into the dim glow of his laptop. The time on his clock read 12:17. If this scene looks like one in your own life, it is because college application time is upon the Class of 2014. Students are beginning to meet with guidance counselors,...

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