Mountaineer

Evolution of the Selfie: the sky’s the limit, or is it?

Evolution of the Selfie: the sky’s the limit, or is it?

Lauren Bruckstein, Staff Writer

December 15, 2016

Selfies are a huge part of the social norm in our generation. They are not new, but they have undergone a tremendous evolution in the past decade. Before cameras, self portraits were hand-painted. These portraits were all about a personai??i??s status and importance. There seems to be a similar meaning...

Delicious December: National Pastry Day, National Cupcake Day…

Delicious December:  National Pastry Day, National Cupcake Day…

Nylah Safforld, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

The holidays and all the food are just around the corner, so it should come as no surprise that certain days this month have been deemed delicious. Ai??December 9 was National Pastry Day and December 15 is National Cupcake Day. For sweets lovers, National Pastry Day occurs once a year. It is a great d...

Nature wants you to stop doing lawn work!

Nature wants you to stop doing lawn work!

Mara Batt, Writer

December 9, 2016

Tired of your parents telling you to do lawn work? Well, now you have the perfect reason not to! If you want a thriving lawn, raking and blowing could, in some cases, be the worst things you could do. When leaves decompose they work as a natural fertilizer. As they break down, they will nourish your...

Popcorn Buddha pops into Stroudsburg to stay, celebrates grand opening!

Popcorn Buddha pops into Stroudsburg to stay, celebrates grand opening!

Lauren Bruckstein, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016

Popcorn Buddha has found a popping new location: the Stroudsburg borough. Owners Mr. Craig Campeotto and his wife, Tanya DeMaria, are excited about the success of their popcorn business and of their new location. Ai??They opened their original site in 2011, and had been searching for the ideal place...

Food Waste in America

Food Waste in America

Shanna-Kay Lemuel, Journalism 1

April 7, 2016

33 million tons of food are wasted every year in America, and Stroudsburg High is no exception.

Stroudsburg mayor celebrates the downtown, friends, and family

Stroudsburg mayor celebrates the downtown, friends, and family

Brianna Cummings, Staff Writer

March 23, 2016

Ms. Tarah Probst has made a lot plans in life, but becoming mayor was never one of them -- until... ai???I was never put in a position as a community leader. I was a mad parent school board meeting for two years,ai??? said Probst, a mother and business owner. ai???After the sad passing of Mayor Deihl,...

Mrs. Weber takes students on a tour of SHS traditions

Mrs. Weber takes students on a tour of SHS traditions

Olivia Beebe, Staff Writer

March 15, 2016

Nobody represents this school with as much pride as our very own Mrs. Alma Weber. Weber has been a member of this school for 52 years. She was a part of the 1960 graduating class and has been an office secretary for the last 48 years. Ai??She is also on the committee that organizes the 50+ anniversary o...

The Set Up: alternative band consists of three SHS females, playing downtown soon

The Set Up: alternative band consists of three SHS females, playing downtown soon

Gabriella Wallace, Staff Writer

February 25, 2016

The newest local alternative band, The Set Up, Ai??is slowly but surely gaining popularity in Stroudsburg. They have made their own unique covers of popular songs, such asAi??Toxic by Britney Spears and Billie Jean by Michael Jackson. The band consists of three Stroudsburg High School seniors: Josefine Card...

Black History Month Week 3

Black History Month Week 3

Brianna Cummings, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

These ten people broke barriers and stood for what they believed in. Read these ten awesome facts about these awe-inspiring individuals!

Black History Month Week Two

Black History Month Week Two

Brianna Cummings, Staff Writer

February 11, 2016

This is our second week of facts regarding black history. Enjoy!

Gamers Edge

Gamers Edge

Ryan Serbin, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

Founded in 2012, owners Jared Acosta and Robin Kessler have been operating Gamerai??i??s Edge with one thing in mind: serving Stroudsburg by selling all sorts of entertainment in different forms. Gamerai??i??s Edge sells all games and consoles ranging from more recent systems such as the Xbox 360,...

Black History Month Week One

Black History Month Week One

Brianna Cummings, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016

Every Friday in February, the Mountaineer will post facts regarding African-American history.

The student news site of Stroudsburg High School
Features