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Blood Drive for Parkland Victims

Blood Drive for Parkland Victims

Alison Chan

March 18, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Local, News

After the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tragedy on February 14, people across the world have been taking action to help out the Parkland community. Here in Scarsdale, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, located at 60 Wayside Lane, hosted a blood drive on Wednesday, February 28, from...

New Ice Cream Shop in Place of AGT: Scoop Shop

New Ice Cream Shop in Place of AGT: Scoop Shop

Max Yang

March 16, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Local, News

All Good Things was a Scarsdale classic; however, the store recently closed, leaving many to speculate what was going to replace the familiar dessert stop. The Golden Horseshoe, the shopping center where All Good Things was located, announced in December that Scoop Shop will open in March in place of ...

Freshman Class Event Cancelled

Freshman Class Event Cancelled

Leah Breakstone

March 15, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News, School

For some of us, laser tag has been a game that we have played since we were seven years old at arcades, birthday parties, and family outings. One probably never thought of the thrilling game as scary, unsettling, or inappropriate. Yet after the course of events at Parkland, the view of playing laser tag s...

SHS Students Support Stoneman Douglas Nationwide Walk out

SHS Students Support Stoneman Douglas Nationwide Walk out

Arin Hendell

March 14, 2018


Filed under Front Page, National, News, School, Student Voices

At 9:55 a.m., the halls of SHS began to flood with passionate students wearing black clothing and red ribbons on their way to pay tribute to those lost during the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting.  School administrators, teachers, and Scardale police officers stood around the huddled students in prot...

Gun Policies Under Challenge

Gun Policies Under Challenge

Max Yang

March 8, 2018


Filed under Front Page, National, News

On February 28th, both Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods, the nation’s two largest gun retailers, announced their stores were restricting the sale of firearms to individuals over the age of 21.  In addition, Walmart stated that it will stop the sale of items that resemble firearms, such as toy ...

Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics Recap

Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics Recap

Jacob Faierman

March 8, 2018


Filed under Front Page, National, Sports

  The Olympics ended with the spectacular closing ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea on February 25, 2018. Though the United States only obtained 23 medals, the lowest medal count in 20 years, there was a plethora of outstanding and memorable performances by some of our nation’s athletes...

New Health Risks of JUULs

New Health Risks of JUULs

Juling Wang, Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Front Page, National, News, School

Over the past few years, the JUUL has evolved from a transitional measure used to quit smoking tobacco to a nationwide trend with adolescents. Scarsdale students are no exception to this; if you don’t bump into a small group of students passing a JUUL around in our school’s bathrooms, you will likely see ...

Nor’Easter Storm Hits Scarsdale

Nor’Easter Storm Hits Scarsdale

David Peng

March 5, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Local, News

  Downed lines placing whole streets out of power. Fallen trees blocking and closing dozens of roadways around Scarsdale. Starting Thursday night, a powerful storm known as a Nor’Easter swept over the East Coast, unleashing a torrent of varying forms of precipitation, terrifying winds, and even floo...

Former SHS Student Gives Firsthand Account of Parklands Tragedy

Former SHS Student Gives Firsthand Account of Parklands Tragedy

Alex Wilson

March 4, 2018


Filed under Front Page, National, News

We all were understandably stunned by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting tragedy on Valentine’s Day, and now we’re slowly watching the aftermath of the event unfold as deep mourning and debate over gun control rip through the nation. This aftermath has been most powerfully broadcaste...

Assassin Opposers Put Up Signs, Supporters Tear Down

Assassin Opposers Put Up Signs, Supporters Tear Down

Sneha Dey

March 4, 2018


Filed under Front Page, Local, News, School

There has been a notable divide between supporters and opposers of the marker tag game usually known as "Assassin." On Friday, March 2, some student opponents of the game spent their frees putting up signs “Assassin Not Welcome Here. Ask Me Why” and “Assassin: I’m Not Playing. Ask Me Why.”...

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