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Student Spotlight on Zoe Stevens

Student Spotlight on Zoe Stevens

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

May 31, 2019

What qualities do you value in people who you spend time with?  I value people that are laid back and have a good sense of humor. What's something people don't worry about that really should? The fact that the earth is dying. How do you judge a person? By their personality, it affects the way I see them. ...

Student Spotlight on Mallory Motes

Student Spotlight on Mallory Motes

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

What do you want to do once you graduate? I want to go to NCU and major in nursing and Minor in psychology. What is your life motto? Fake it until you make it. What motivates you to come to school? Knowing I can see all my friends and that I get to leave at 2:20. What is your bigge...

Pocono Heritage Land Trust celebrates 35th anniversary

Pocono Heritage Land Trust celebrates 35th anniversary

Brianna Mydosh, Staff writer

May 7, 2019

Ever hear about the Pocono Heritage Land Trust? If you haven't, here's what you need to know! Pocono Heritage land trust began in 1984, when a group of local people came together for the preserving land and keeping our area healthy and green. "A group of local people were dedicated to preservation...

Candy Shop opens on Main Street in Stroudsburg

The front entrance of Grandpa Joe's Candy Shop.

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

From Gummy bears to chocolate to many more delicious choices, Grandpa Joe's candy shop has plenty to offer! Good news for people who loves sweets: Grandpa Joe's Candy Shop held their grand opening Thursday on March 28, at 7:30 on Main Street in Stroudsburg, PA. The store is located across the street...

Spotlight on Miada Elsayed

Spotlight on Miada Elsayed

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

What is your favorite vine? "Two bros, chillin' in the hot tub, 5 feet apart cause they’re not gay." What’s your favorite joke? Ravioli night. What’s your favorite TV show? Rick and Morty, it’s a life changing show. What’s your life motto? Let’s march to the citadel, it’s random but ...

Stroudsburg community members join to remember New Zealand mosque victims

Taha Vahanvaty speaks at the

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

On the day of March 15, 2019, two mosques in New Zealand were attacked. The tragic results were 50 deaths and dozens of injured. The attack was considered one of the deadliest mass shootings ever in New Zealand. The attack was unleashed at lunchtime local Friday, when mosques were full of worshippers. Before...

Spectacular Saint Patrick’s Day parade coming Sunday

Spectacular Saint Patrick's Day parade coming Sunday

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Every year, a sea of enthusiastic people dress in green gather in the streets of Stroudsburg to enjoy a grand parade. This Sunday, March 24, the annual Saint Patrick's Day parade will take place at 1:30 p.m. The Parade starts at Stroudsburg High School and makes its way down Main Street.  Thousands...

Spotlight on Nina Goldshmid

Spotlight on Nina Goldshmid

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

March 18, 2019

What activities or hobbies do you enjoy outside of school? One of my favorite and most time-consuming hobbies out of school is dance. It’s a great way to express myself creatively and get a nice work out in. I also love hanging with my friends and family, community service, makeup, and reading. ...

42nd Public Maple Sugaring Day open to the public on Saturday

42nd Public Maple Sugaring Day open to the public on Saturday

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

Do you absolutely love breakfast and would like to learn about the wonderful invention of maple syrup? Well, my fellow Stroudsburg student, you are in luck. The Kettle Creek Environmental Education center will be celebrating its 42nd annual Maple sugaring day.  The event will be held on Saturday...

Speaker and author performs suicide prevention show at NCC

Speaker and author performs suicide prevention show at NCC

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

February 21, 2019

Northampton Community College recently hosted a one-man show on the Bethlehem and Monroe Campuses called Kicking my Blue Genes in the Butt. The purpose of the event was to educate people regarding suicide prevention. The show was facilitated by Mr. Joshua Rivedal, an international speaker and auth...

SHS seniors can benefit from dual enrollment at Northampton Community College

SHS seniors can benefit from dual enrollment at Northampton Community College

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

For high school seniors who can't wait to get to college, there is hope: Dual Enrollment. Dual Enrollment is a program where high school seniors take college courses for credit to get a jump-start on their college education. This can benefit students in many ways, since students can take courses at...

Student Spotlight on Emily Rafikia

Student Spotlight on Emily Rafikia

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

What is one word that describes you? One word that describes me is ambitious. I am always pushing myself to do that best I can whether it's school or sports. What are your plans after graduation? After graduation, I plan to go to college. I'm not sure what school yet, but so far UPenn and NYU int...

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