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In the Heights to Hit MH Stage

In the Heights to Hit MH Stage

Esha Jain

In the Heights, the Morris Hills spring musical will be performed on March 16-18, at 7:00 p.m. on all three days. Directed by Mrs. Calzone. the musical takes place in a Dom...

February 24, 2017

Champions! MH Football Takes Title

Champions! MH Football Takes Title

Gabriel Korish

After forty-one seasons, the Morris Hills football team has once again brought home the sectional championship. The team, led by senior captains Daymon Fleming, Dajon Chappell,...

February 24, 2017

Mrs. McDonald: Educational Specialist of the Year

Mrs. McDonald: Educational Specialist of the Year

Shalaka Madge

Guidance counselor Mrs. McDonald has been recognized by Morris Hills High School as the Educational Specialist of the Year. Mrs. McDonald is a graduate of Morris Hills. She...

February 24, 2017

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MH Iron Chef

Ms. Sabo-Chicken Cacciatore (Hunter Style Chicken) 4 chicken breast, trimmed of excess fat 1/2 cup flour (seasoned) 1 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil 1/2 medium onion   1/2 red/green seeded pepper 4 oz cremini mushrooms 2 minced garlic cloves 3 tbsp. white or red cooking wine 1/2 cup chicken broth 14 oz canned drained diced tomatoes 1/4 tsp. each black p...

February 24, 2017

Bullying: An Epidemic with a Cure

Bullying: An Epidemic with a Cure

Rachel Eckert

Bullying is a national epidemic that people quite often downplay. In 2016, one out of every five students reported being bullied (National Center for Educational Statistics,...

February 24, 2017

Senior Superlatives: Appearance or Accomplishments?

Mehk Sethi

Being a high school senior is bittersweet. Students look forward to the next stage of their lives — to college, new jobs, and overall, more independence — but they also have to say goodbye to many close friends and carefree childhoods. Morris Hills has many opportunities for seniors to commemorate their time in high school, such as senior prom, the senior picnic, and Pr...

February 24, 2017

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MH Sports Illustrated: Winter Edition

Gabriel Korish

Boys Basketball- The Boys Basketball team is led by seniors Derrien Coley, Ryan Kattell, Eric Look, and Daymon Fleming. All players are working hard to get better, and the team plays for each other. With eight conference wins under their belt at press time, the team looks to keep improving and playing hard to win games. Girls Basketball- This year, several players on the Gi...

February 24, 2017

Champions! MH Football Takes Title

Champions! MH Football Takes Title

Gabriel Korish

After forty-one seasons, the Morris Hills football team has once again brought home the sectional championship. The team, led by senior captains Daymon Fleming, Dajon Chappell,...

February 24, 2017

Christine Connelly: Pumping Her Fists in the Air

Christine Connelly: Pumping Her Fists in the Air

Indu Vaddiparti

Fistball. A word most people have probably never heard of. A sport that most people have probably never played. However, Christine Connelly, junior at Morris Hills High Sch...

November 18, 2016

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And the Winner Is… Oscar Predictions

Argie Dabrowski

The 89th Academy Awards are coming up, and the nominations are out. While many came as no surprise, such as Meryl Streep’s nomination for best actress, others were quite...

February 24, 2017

The Internet’s Effect on the Music Industry

Ted Orbach, Contributing Writer

When someone asks what the most popular albums that have been released this year are, what comes to mind? Many of the candidates here could be Kanye West’s The Life of P...

June 23, 2016

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Do Standardized Tests Tell Whole Story?

Do Standardized Tests Tell Whole Story?

Kinjal Jasani

Students sit at desks, stare at papers, and bubble answers for hours. The room is pin-drop silent. Stopwatches are set for students to complete section after section. Some say...

February 24, 2017

New Year’s Resolutions: In Through One Year, Out Through the Other

Mehk Sethi

About 4,000 years ago the Babylonians celebrated the 11-day Atiku Festival, after the Spring Equinox by making promises to get on the right side of all their gods and star...

February 24, 2017

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