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Is School Starting Too Early? — Maria Parfenova

January 23, 2017

Is School Starting Too Early? By Maria Parfenova The teenage brain is not running on a good night’s sleep and plenty of relaxation. It’s running on 5 hours of it and a cup of coffee. Staying up a few hours late while c...

Maria Parfenova — Holiday Gift Guide

January 23, 2017

By Maria Parfenova Christmas is tough. Every year, people rush to find presents for their friends and family, but run into a common problem: what to buy without spending a ridiculous amount of money. In this guide, learn how to s...

Figure Skating Story — Maria Parfenova

Maria Parfenova, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017

By Maria Parfenova   Elisabeth Christ, age 17 Awareness of less common sports: Q: How long have you been skating for? A: Ever since I was 3, so for 14 years.   Q: What do you consider as your biggest accomplishm...

Thanksgiving’s Message — Maria Parfenova

Maria Parfenova, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017

By Maria Parfenova Paying Attention To Thanksgiving’s Message   Every year after the end of Halloween, stores begin to recognize the importance of Christmas by putting up holiday decorations, and most of them neglect Th...

Maria Parfenova — Memoir

Maria Parfenova, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017

By Maria Parfenova The Time I Met My Best Friend   When I began high school, I noticed that the friends I had all the way through eighth grade had changed a lot over the summer, making themselves almost unrecognizabl...

Maria Parfenova — Black Friday

December 5, 2016

WHY BLACK FRIDAY ISN’T WORTH IT By Maria Parfenova As millions of Americans rush to malls and department stores at midnight, sales begin and fights for merchandise arise. A lot of people take advantage of such discounts, w...

Maria Parfenova — Game Review

Maria Parfenova

November 7, 2016

SET Family card game with a quick and easy setup Rating: four stars October 30, 2016 By Maria Parfenova The game “SET” is a simple, yet engaging card game that can be used by 2 to 12 players at a time. It requi...

Maria Parfenova – Humans of HHS

November 1, 2016

“When I auditioned for Cinderella in middle school, it was very competitive and I was nervous that I wasn’t going to be typecast, but I was very lucky to have gotten the part. I memorized the whole soundtrack before the cas...

Feature Story — Maria Parfenova

November 1, 2016

Is School Starting Too Early? By Maria Parfenova The teenage brain is not running on a good night’s sleep and plenty of relaxation. It’s running on 5 hours of it and a cup of coffee. Staying up a few hours late while cr...

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