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I Hope Tomorrow Is Like Today: BUY YOUR PROM TICKETS!

In Announcements, News, Save the Date on April 30, 2012 at 11:50 am

Its that time of year again, prom tickets are now on sale! Purchase your tickets for only $50! Tickets will be sold everyday at lunch beginning March 25, but hurry! After May 14, tickets will no longer be sold.

Prom will be held at Pages Loft in Northampton, located at the Clarion Hotel, on Saturday May 19 at 5:30pm. Buy your tickets now to party “Under the Stars” and create a night of memories you’ll never forget!

Valentine’s Day Hearts

In Features, News on February 14, 2012 at 4:40 pm

Besides chocolate, Sweethearts Conversation Hearts are one of the most popular candy to enjoy on Valentine’s Day .  These Valentine’s Day favorites have been used from everything from marriage proposals to cute valentines to cake decorating to just plain eating.  Read the rest of this entry »

Approaching 7 Billion

In Features on March 3, 2011 at 3:00 pm

Jeremiah Hyslip ’14

The population of the world is increasing at a rapid pace.  In fact, according to the U.S. census bureau, 2.4 people are born every second. That’s 145 people per minute, 8,726 people every hour, 209,416 people every day, 6,369,729 people per month, and 76,436,750 people per year. At this rate the world population will reach 7 billion sometime in mid 2012.  Read the rest of this entry »

Bucket List

In Features on February 8, 2011 at 3:47 pm

James Garand 11′ & Sara Korash-Schiff 11′

These next 365 (and one-quarter) days after December 31st are our last days to live. According to the Mayan calendar, the year 2012 marks the end of the world as we know it. The world is going to explode, the apocalypse will come and everything will be gone. So during the last days we have on earth, I ask you this, what are some things that you would like to do before you die? I made a list of things to do before the world ends:

  1. Travel to another continent (In progress)
  2. Go from coast to coast with close friends by car
  3. Learn to ski/snowboard
  4. Skydive
  5. Go snorkeling and to the coral reefs
  6. Throw the first pitch at a Red Sox game
  7. Fall in love (The search is on)
  8. Write a novel (In progress)
  9. Learn to Salsa dance (completed) Read the rest of this entry »