US Open Weeks Thrill Fans

Corinne McKeller, 2021 The US Open ended on Sunday after two thrilling weeks, as players like Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal (mostly) dominated. ...

Antonio Brown Joins Patriots in Sur...

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022 In a whirlwind of events, star wideout Antonio Brown is now a Patriot. You heard me right.  (more…)...

Bears and Packers Collide to Begin ...

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022 The NFL kicked off its 100th season Thursday night under the lights of Soldier Field in Chicago as the Chicago Bears and Gre...

Get Involved In This Year’s F...

by Piper staff With the start of the new school year, that means the musicals are coming! We need people to join us both onstage and backstage to b...

A & E

Get Involved In This Year’s First Musical!

by Piper staff With the start of the new school year, that means the musicals are coming! We need people to join us both onstage and back...

Opinion

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu Review

Joseph Bortner, 2019 Pokémon: Detective Pikachu is an anomaly. (more…)...

Sports

US Open Weeks Thrill Fans

Corinne McKeller, 2021 The US Open ended on Sunday after two thrilling weeks, as players like Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal (mostly) d...

US Open Weeks Thrill Fans

Corinne McKeller, 2021

The US Open ended on Sunday after two thrilling weeks, as players like Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal (mostly) dominated. While Williams lost the final to young Canadian Bianca Andreescu, she has continued her comeback after having her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. in 2017. Rafael Nadal overcame Daniil Medvedev in an almost 5-hour match.  Read more →

Antonio Brown Joins Patriots in Surprise Signing

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022

In a whirlwind of events, star wideout Antonio Brown is now a Patriot. You heard me right.  Read more →

Bears and Packers Collide to Begin 2019 NFL Season

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022

The NFL kicked off its 100th season Thursday night under the lights of Soldier Field in Chicago as the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers clashed for their 199th matchup in the illustrious rivalry that dates back to 1921. Read more →

Get Involved In This Year’s First Musical!

by Piper staff
With the start of the new school year, that means the musicals are coming! We need people to join us both onstage and backstage to bring IN THE HEIGHTS to life in a way that is uniquely Somerville. Roles are available for people who like to sing, dance, act, rap, design costumes, build sets, run sound boards, and so much more. Everyone is welcome, and no prior experience is necessary.

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The “Chicken Sandwich Wars” Have Taken Over the Internet

Corinne McKeller, 2021

With the launch of Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich, a battle has ensued over which fast food restaurant has the best version of the sandwich. It’s primarily between Chick Fil-A and Popeyes, but Wendy’s sent out promotional tweets and ads claiming their chicken was the best.  Read more →

SHS Welcomes Students Back!

Corinne McKeller, 2021

Highlanders were welcomed back for the 2019-20 school year on August 28th. Students attended different assemblies based on their grade levels, and met with their class 4 teachers. They were also told about some of the changes to the campus and schedule this year. Read more →

Construction in Somerville Causing Headaches

Corinne McKeller, 2021

As a result of the Green Line Extension (GLX) Project, there have been several road and area closures throughout Somerville. Many main streets have been closed, creating extra traffic and longer drive times. It has also caused headaches for pedestrians and cyclists. Read more →

What the So-Called “Tampon Tax” Is and Why You Should Care

Corinne McKeller, 2021

“Tampon tax” is a term that refers to the fact that in most states in the US, tampons are taxed as a luxury item. This tax adds up to 9% to the cost of menstrual hygiene products, depending on the state. This tax is unfair and sexist, and makes these  products harder to access, especially for low income women. Read more →

Apple Releases New iPod

Corinne McKeller, 2021

CNN Business reports that, for the first time since 2015, Apple has released a new iPod. The popular music player reached its peak in 2008, and has since become somewhat outdated with the release of new iPhones and iPads. Read more →

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu Review

Joseph Bortner, 2019

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu is an anomaly. Read more →