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Girls Basketball Winter Break Schedule

Created by Griffin Murphy and Chris Solomon This is a list of the girls first few games leading up to and after Christmas during their holiday break from school. The girls hope to start off the season strong...

Favorite Christmas Movies

Written By Chris Solomon and Griffin Murphy After surveying 50 students and teachers in the school, we found that the most popular Christmas movie was "Elf". The next most popular movies were "Home Alone,"...

OPINION: Should we lower the voting age?

Takoma Park is the first city in America that has lowered their legal voting age to 16 years old, which will definitely have a positive effect on the youth of America and the results of future elections....

Coginchaug Alpine Club

This year’s Coginchaug Alpine Club is off to a good start, distributing 65 packets at their first meeting; they are expected to have more members than ever before. For Powder Ridge, students will be able to...

Community Round-Up 2016 Slideshow

Yet again, the Community Round-Up was an enormous success in 2016. Collecting over 14,000 individual food items and over $3,300 in cash and gift cards, the drive proved to be remarkably beneficial to both...

Coginchaug Alumni Basketball Game

On Monday, Nov. 28 the Benchwarmers hosted an alumni game in which graduated basketball players, both young and old, play against one another. They also invited the fifth grade boys and sixth grade girls...

Calexit

The result of the 2016 election sparked California residents’ past idea of seceding from the United States. While many residents from California support this campaign, many people are against it. The Yes...

Girls Basketball Tip-Off

The Coginchaug girls basketball team finished off last season with a solid record of 14-9 with their toughest competitors being the Cromwell Panthers and the Morgan Huskies. The Panthers were able to top off a...

Quick and Easy Holiday Side Dishes

By Sydney Brant & Josh King Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Ingredients: 1 bunch of asparagus 10 pieces of bacon Olive oil Salt (to taste) Pepper (to taste) 1-2 cloves of minced...

OPINION: “History will Absolve Him”

By Jose Cadena A young Castro facing trial in 1953 for attacking barracks of the military dictator Fulgencio Batista enacted the speech that would become his transcendental signature, ending it with the...