Category: Features

Handing Over Hank’s

Hank’s Place is more than just any diner; it is a community hub where relationships grow and food is served with passion. Since 1991, Peter and Voula Skiadas have owned the local joint. Now, after almost 30 years, the Skiadas’ have handed the keys over to Anthony Young and his wife Katie, who are long-time

Minding the Gap

Junior Ricki Lane is taking an unconventional approach to high school by graduating a year ahead of her fellow juniors and joining an exciting gap year program, City Year, in San Jose, California. City Year is part of AmeriCorps, a national service program with an emphasis on providing education services to communities in need. As

Cutting the Cord

Getting rid of cable? Cutting the cord? At a glance, this idea seems unnatural in today’s day and age, as families everywhere regularly enjoy cable. However, living life without cable may not be so bad. With streaming services like Hulu, HBO, and Netflix, getting rid of cable is a viable option. Transitioning from cable to

Coloring Inside The Lines

Students and staff may have recently noticed the intricate designs filled with vibrant colors outside of the library. A step up from traditional children’s coloring pages, adult coloring books containing a collection of beautiful patterns, have been gaining popularity. According to Nielsen Bookscan, 12 million adult coloring books were estimated to have been sold in

Caffeine Cat Naps

If you need to recharge after a long and tedious day at school or work, coffee naps are the best remedy. A coffee nap is a growing trend that involves drinking a cup of coffee before taking a short nap. The idea is that when waking up, instead of feeling groggy or cranky, you will

Extended Edition: Senior Bucket List 2016

It’s senior year! Woohoo! Make your last year of high school memorable by completing this bucket list that will allow you to graduate without any regrets!   Attend multiple sporting events.   Show your spirit at a variety of games aside from football. Unionville’s volleyball, track, lacrosse, basketball and soccer teams (just to name a

How to get the girl

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, now is the perfect time to pick up that girl you’ve been eyeing in the hallway. But these days getting the girl is easier said than done. Luckily for you, I’ve spent hours developing a virtually fail-proof plan to ensure that you get your date. If each step

Press pause on stress

We all experience stress at some point in our lives, such as the recent task of studying for our midterm exams. Stress is a six letter word, but its size belies its powerful effects. While stress may feel like it is the end of the world, we do have the ability to reduce it. There