The Poolesville Pulse

Combating Childhood Cancer Club to Host Cancer Awareness Fair

Mandy Hsu, Staff Writer

March 10, 2020

According to the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation (National PCF), only 4% of the money spent on cancer research and treatment goes towards childhood cancer, and the Combating Childhood Cancer Club (C4) wants to change that....

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak could have a big impact on the global economy

Oliver Sojka, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

Since the start of the new coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan on Dec. 31, Chinese health officials, groups like the World Health Organization and the Center for Disease Control, researchers, and various players in the transportation...

Indoor Track Races to State Meet

Rachel Tievy, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

After running personal records (PRs) at the regional indoor track meet, senior captain Sam Bodmer and sophomore Rachel Daniels qualified for the Maryland 2A Indoor Track State Championship Meet. Bodmer ran the 3200 meter (two-...

Do Prison Work Programs Reduce Recidivism?

Jeffrey Guan, Freelance Writer

February 6, 2020

Punishment or rehabilitation? One questions the purpose of American prisons as beyond the concrete walls lies the unequivocal truth that U.S. penal institutions need reform. America imprisons more of its population than many dev...

Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin Robbins Opening Excites Town

Rachel Tievy, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

After two years of planning, getting permits and building, Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin Robbins opened on Fisher Avenue on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019. Luis Group-Management operates other Dunkin’ Donuts and Jersey Mike’s loca...

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