Monthly Archive: February 2015

Feb 25

The Worst of the NFL. Scandals and Arrests

The National Football League (NFL)’s image has been subject to criticism in past years. The 2014 season saw the worst year in the league’s history. The league has been degraded and criticized for scandals and the actions of players. The NFL has suffered from much criticism because of scandals. Angel Nevarez, 8th grader, said,”The most …

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Feb 19

Technology Is Running Our Lives, How Can We Stop It?

Technology is everywhere in today’s society, we have computers in our pockets and touch screen televisions. Like many others, you love technology or you’re like some who don’t like it or you understand it at times, this article is for you in each case. You might have a love and/or hate relationship with technology, but …

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Feb 12

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers are debatably the best team in the NBA. Since the end of last season, they’ve had lots of free agency signings and trades. Not including the first overall pick for the second consecutive year in a row. Also, according to Hoopshypes’ website, they have a payroll of about $81 million dollars ($18 …

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Feb 12

Coal Ridge Girls’ Basketball Rocked This Year

Basketball was invented in 1891, by Dr.James Naismith. In the present day there are new rules and the game has gotten more intense. Now you can go to college, or play in the NBA for men and women’s teams. According to The History of Basketball Timeline | Timetoast Timelines, on Jan. 1, 1892, Sendra Berenson …

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Feb 12

You Think You Know Valentine’s Day But Do You?

You might be asking yourself a question on February 14, This question might be what’s so special about this day? A lot of people think that Valentine’s Day is the day to express your feeling and show the love you have for one another. But it is more than that, it is the day to …

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Feb 12

Charlie Hebdo: Three Days Of Terror

According to the BBC, on January 7, 2015 at 11:30 CET in Paris, France on 10 Rue Nicolas-Appert, two gunman broke into the Charlie Hebdo Office building. They killed 12 people who included: Stéphane Charbonnier the editor of the paper, two police officers, and seven employees. Eleven others injured by the attack. The police believe the motive of the two …

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Feb 11

2014/2015 NFL Season. Surprises and Upsets

This NFL season has been an entertaining one. There has been surprises on and off the field. Jax Wilke, an 8th grader, says,”The most surprising thing was how C.J Anderson stepped up and performed at an elite level for the Denver Broncos.” C.J Anderson finished the 2014-2015 season with 849 yards on 179 caries, 8 …

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Feb 03

Beyond Football, Baseball, Soccer, There Is Lacrosse

According to the Federation of International Lacrosse’s, Native North Americans invented lacrosse in the 1630’s. A guy had seen them play and wrote about it saying that the Huron Indians were playing in 1636. His name was Jean de Brebeuf. De Brebeuf had given the game the name of lacrosse. They called it Dehuntshigwa’es in …

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