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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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Senior Retrospective

Shalaka Madge, Editor-in Chief

My freshman year, I wrote an article titled, “The Fresh New Experience of a Freshman,” and my sophomore year, I wrote one titled “What I Would Have Told my Freshman Self.” (Go to mhhilltop.org to check them out!) Now, I cannot even believe I am writing one about senior year! The years have gone by so fast! Senior year felt different. I think just the knowledge that we w...

June 21, 2017

Freshman Retrospective

Katherine Reardon, Photographer

High school can have different meanings for everyone. You could love it, hate it, or just tolerate it in general. These feelings are based on experiences each person has. It all depends on who you are. Each year a new batch of freshman are rolled out and put on a baking sheet ready to experience the hot temperature of high school. Most do not know what to expect. For ex...

June 21, 2017

Social Media Influencers: PewDiePie vs. The Wall Street Journal

Mehk Sethi, Assistant Editor

In the early 2000s when social media influencers first popped up, they were mostly kids making videos on their webcams. Now, almost 10 years later, social media is a full-time and extremely lucrative career. The freedom, lack of barrier to entry, and opportunity to earn passive income has made a career as a social media influencer so attractive that the industry has grown rap...

June 21, 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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