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Trump’s travel ban ends

Joe Dwyer, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

On Sept. 24th, one of President Trump’s first executive orders, the travel ban, expired. The ban ha...

New US government report finds human activity is leading cause of global warming

Andrew Sojka, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

On Nov. 3rd, 2017, the United States government released its National Climate Assessment, the first w...

Manhattan high schoolers feel the impact of terrorist attack

Nikita Kleyner, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017

A few weeks after the horrific terrorist attack in Manhattan left 8 dead, a dozen injured, and c...

Stranger Things 2: things get stranger

Michelle Zheng, Beat Leader; Writer

November 17, 2017

After over a year of waiting, Netflix original series “Stranger Things” is back for a second season. Th...

Second annual health fair shines light on suicide epidemic

Andrea Rentel, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017

PHS’s annual Suicide Awareness Health Fair was brought back this year in October. The PHS ...

Fenty Beauty tackles lack of inclusion in the makeup industry

Fenty Beauty tackles lack of inclusion in the makeup industry

Brooke Mengistu, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

On Sep. 8, 2017, singer Rihanna launched her much-awaited makeup line, Fenty Beauty By Rihanna, in 19 ...

Trump tweet ignites response from North Korean leader

Trump tweet ignites response from North Korean leader

Joe Dwyer, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

North Korea recently announced that a September 25th tweet by President Donald Trump officially declared...

Students bring board games to life for homecoming

Students bring board games to life for homecoming

Minjee Jung, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

  This year, PHS kicked off the school year with a series of events that led up the ho...

2017-2018 school year brings new administrators and counselors

2017-2018 school year brings new administrators and counselors

Shivani Levine, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

With the new 2017-2018 school year, PHS staff welcomed three new members. Following the retirement of counselors Mr. James Cappuccilli and Ms. Sarah Pavlik, the counseli...

Julia Rich

Julia Rich

October 29, 2017

Julia Rich is a senior in the Independent Studies Program. This year is her fourth year working for the...

Melody Zhang

Melody Zhang

October 29, 2017

Erica Guthrie

Erica Guthrie

October 28, 2017

Statue of confederate soldier finds new home in Dickerson

October 25, 2017

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