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Homeless Seek Shelter from Polar Vortex

Homeless Seek Shelter from Polar Vortex

Sarah Rifield, Staff Writer

March 6, 2014


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Success has been achieved by Anne Arundel House of Hope’s (AAHOH) Winter Relief once more as the 2014 winter season is reaching a close. Scientists call it “winter whiplash” -- temperatures dropping to the negatives at night and conditions ranging from snow to sleet, wind, and rain. Winter Relief...

Russia Coerced into LGBT Tolerance

Russia Coerced into LGBT Tolerance

Kat Cole, Staff Writer

February 26, 2014


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There has been a whole heap of controversy concerning the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. A prominent conflict in Russia has been with laws regarding the LGBT community. Russia is one of the more coldhearted countries when comes to homosexuality. In a survey taken last year by the Pew Research Gl...

Senator Reilly Challenges Students, Loses

Senator Reilly Challenges Students, Loses

Sarah Rifield, Staff Writer

February 20, 2014


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It is often said among students that their voices are overlooked or go without being heard, but recently AACPS students cried out and the response was evident. On Wednesday, more than a dozen students from the Chesapeake Regional Association of Student Councils (CRASC), current Student Member of the...

“Dumb Starbucks” Shut Down

“Dumb Starbucks” Shut Down

Jacquelyn Wilson, Staff Writer

February 20, 2014


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Starbucks Coffee flourishes with attention-loving people every single day, each and every one of them seeking unique tastes to satisfy their coffee-craving taste buds. But what exactly is “DUMB” Starbucks Coffee? A new shop dubbed “Dumb Starbucks Coffee” opened up at 1802 Hillhurst Avenue  in Los ...

Giving Better Than Receiving

Giving Better Than Receiving

Cody Colston, Senior Staff Writer

January 9, 2014


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The holiday season has come and gone, but with it came the season of giving, good will towards all, and just plain joy. Mr. Pinder’s Vocal Ensemble students embodied all of that, giving out gift bags that consisted of a hat, a pair of gloves, socks, and a book to 500-plus students at Marley Elementary...

Butler Wins $27,000 for GB

Butler Wins $27,000 for GB

AACPS Public Information Office

October 3, 2013


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When she arrived in the auditorium at Glen Burnie High School this afternoon,  art teacher Allison Butler thought the program was a simple recognition of the $2,000 grant award she won as part of the ING Unsung Heroes Award program, which is designed to recognize innovative teaching. A short time...

Hostages Held in Kenya Mall

Hostages Held in Kenya Mall

Cody Colston, Senior Staff Writer

September 23, 2013


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A normal Sunday afternoon of shopping was ruined for citizens and tourists of the Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya as gun shots rang out. The Shabab, an Islamist militant group based in Somalia, walked into Westgate and fired into a crowd, initially killing 39 people. 175 more were wounded, 49 people...

Syria: All You Need to Know

Syria: All You Need to Know

Angelina Pruto, Staff Writer

September 23, 2013


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Syria – it continues to be a controversial topic in news everywhere. The issue at hand is the chemical weapons used by the Syrian government on its civilians, and whether or not The US needs to get involved. A lot has been debated about the most recent developments; but how did we get where we are...

Three Sought in Dugout Fire

Three Sought in Dugout Fire

Angelina Pruto, Staff Writer

September 1, 2013


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Yet again, fire has rocked the campus of Glen Burnie High School – not to mention suspected arson. Anne Arundel County authorities are looking for three women caught on surveillance video at Glen Burnie High School after a baseball dugout near the athletic field caught fire early Saturday morning. Firefighters...

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