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Cleveland soil tests turn up alarmingly high

March 8, 2016

The Oregon Health Authority and the Department of Environmental Quality knew for a month that a soil te...

Cutting the ties of codependence

Hooked Up or Hooked On?

December 7, 2015

High school is a breeding ground for all kinds of relationships. We come into contact with so many peopl...

In Focus: Warriors around the World

By Margaret Gibson and Annalena Eckton

October 11, 2015

Willow Kelly - senior Eight weeks in a rural community of 1500 in the Dominican Republic (AMIGOS)   “I fundraised (letter writing as well as grapefruit and tulip selling) for about nine months to go on my trip. Going in with only two years of Spanish was really nerve-wracking for me. My first day there I actually started...

It’s just an extra chromosome

By Margaret Gibson, Managing Editor

October 11, 2015

October is National Down Syndrome Awareness month, a month dedicated to inclusion, advocacy, and a time to celebrate accomplishments and abilities. But another main goal of the month is raising awareness of what Down syndrome is and how it affects people.   Down syndrome is a chromosomal condition where a person has eith...

Tastebuds: Rocio’s sparks Portland interest

By Margaret Gibson, Managing Editor

October 11, 2015

Rocio’s is a new restaurant located on Gladstone and 28th Place which specializes in Mexican comfort food. Rocio, the owner, opened up the restaurant as the accompaniment to her father and brother’s restaurant, Ponce’s, down in San Diego. She kept the menu pretty much the same, and the idea is to serve traditional Mexican...

The social scene of teen night life

By Margaret Gibson, Reporter

March 3, 2015

There are over 1500 students at Cleveland who spend most of the daylight hours inside school. But what do all these people do after hours on weekends? “I hangout with my friends or stay home and watch Netflix,” junior Kaytlin Gaines said, when asked about her weekend nightlife. While both activities are extremely popular...

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