Convenience Store Woman & Japan’s Take on Single Women

Britney Tran, Writer

June 2, 2019

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Sayaka Murata’s Convenience Store Woman highlights the societal pressure single Japanese women face and how Japan’s strict conventions is difficult for the different. Keiko Furukura is a 36-year old Japanese woman who has been work...

Discover Club’s Trip to Washington D.C.

Rebecca Jolius, Writer

May 7, 2019

Filed under Culture, Features

Over the weekend of the 4th-6th, Mrs. Bell's Discover club went to Washington D.C. for a jam-packed weekend. Leaving at 8:30 in the morning on a Thursday, the trip goers had a long day (the longest day) and a four hour bus ride to g...

Captain Marvel: The Missing Piece for the Marvel Universe Lore and the Representation of Female Empowerment (A Movie Review)

Valerie Arias, Writer

May 5, 2019

Filed under Culture, Opinion

(Quick Note: There will be a lot of spoilers, so be warned before proceeding!) March 8, 2019 marked the release date of the latest Marvel Universe film, Captain Marvel, a movie that tells of a woman named Vers (other known ...

Visit Baxter State Forest, Maine

Rhyan Longo, Writer

May 5, 2019

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Baxter State Forest is a state park in Maine. It is a beautiful park there is so much to do up there! For example you can hike, bike, canoe, kayak, camp, rent a cabin and so much more. The highest point in the park is Mount ...

Annual Interview with Dr. Parlapanides

Rebecca Jolius, Editor

May 3, 2019

Filed under Culture, Features, News, Uncategorized

The annual interview with Dr.Parlapanides', Central Regional's superintendent, in which we discuss topics that affect the school has commenced. In this interview, we discussed what would be coming to Central in the upcoming years,...

Artists at Work on Projects for Festival

Madison Grodzicki, Writer

February 27, 2019

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It’s finally the time of year for the art students of Central Regional High School to begin getting ready for this year’s Teen Arts Festival. Teen Arts is an art festival that features all different forms of art anywhere from danc...

History of R. Kelly

February 25, 2019

Filed under Culture, Opinion

The History of R Kelly Kelly has recently come in the spotlight over the past few months, with talk of sexual misconduct surrounding his name. On February 22, he was indicted on 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse in Cook Co...

Least Lovely Valentine’s Day in History

Rebecca Jolius, Editor

February 14, 2019

Filed under Culture, Features

Today in History: Valentine's Day is typically a holiday that people around the world celebrate love and friendships of all kinds. Typically it's happy. But 90 years ago today, the least loving Valentine's Day took place. In...

Behind the Scenes of Drama Club

Ryanne McShaffrey, Writer

February 13, 2019

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Drama club is something that has been a part of Central Regional for many years and will be for many more to come. On the school website it states that the purpose of being involved in this group is, “To put on a fall product...

Dancing Into Mamma Mia

Jenna Cameron, Writer

January 26, 2019

Filed under Culture, Features

Every year the Central Regional Drama Club pulls its audience in and brings them to a new place to learn a new story. They have gone under the sea with The Little Mermaid, to the swamps with Shrek, to New York City with On the To...

Square Dancing at Central

Jennifer Signorino, Contributor

January 14, 2019

Filed under Culture, Entertainment

Every year right before winter break the unit in gym that most Central students look forward to more than any other activities has started: square dancing. This is is a short unit our school has done for decades. It only lasts...

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