Construction in Somerville Causing ...

Corinne McKeller, 2021 As a result of the Green Line Extension (GLX) Project, there have been several road and area closures throughout Somerville....

What the So-Called “Tampon Tax” Is ...

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 a...

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 it...

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu Review

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

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Pokémon: Detective Pikachu Review

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

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Pokémon: Detective Pikachu Review

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Sports

Drake’s Sideline Antics A Distraction?

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022 A loyal Raptors fan and season ticket holder, Drake, has drawn criticism for his sideline antics when the Toronto ...

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 The popular music player reached its peak in 2008, and has since become somewhat outdated with the release of new iPhones and iPads.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 →

Drake’s Sideline Antics A Distraction?

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022

A loyal Raptors fan and season ticket holder, Drake, has drawn criticism for his sideline antics when the Toronto Raptors play their home games. The rapper has become a fixture at Raptors games, his enthusiasm for his favorite team unmatched. Read more →

Paul Pierce Admits to Faking Injury in 2008 NBA Finals

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022

The 2008 Boston Celtics weren’t like the superteams of 2019. They had talent, but they used teamwork and togetherness more than anything to win games. Other than their Big Three – Ray Allen, Kevin Garnett, and Paul Pierce, they didn’t have any reliable scorers to carry the load; Rajon Rondo, their fourth-highest scorer, only averaged 10.1 points per game. Read more →

Red Sox-Yankees Rivalry Lacks the Flair it Once Had

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022

Over the last century, the Red Sox and Yankees have developed the most competitive, well-known rivalry in sports. Since their first game in 1901, they have faced off over 2,000 times, producing some of the most iconic moments in baseball history. Read more →

Multicultural Performance

Aislinn Cannistraro, 2019

 

Can Boston Teams Come Close to a “Slam”?

Aidan O’Sullivan, 2022

A city sports “grand slam” is a term used when a city wins every championship in each of the four major pro sports within the NBA, NHL, MLB, and NFL. Read more →

SHS Celebrates Immigrant Week of Action

Joseph Bortner, 2019

Somerville High School has been participating in a Week of Action focused on supporting immigrant and undocumented students and families in our community. The Week of Action began on May 6th and will end on Friday, May 10th, with each day of the week featuring various activities. Read more →