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Tastebuds: Pizza

By Sophie Weir and Shelton Bowman

January 23, 2019

Hi! We’re Shelton and Sophie. This year, we’re bringing you a comprehensive review column that lets you know which local restaurants are worth a visit. Each issue, we’ll pick a type of food, then select three businesses around Cleveland to review. Each business gets rated on a five star scale in a variety of categorie...

Students with Published Works

By Sophie Weir, Editor-In-Chief

January 23, 2019

LAUREN WOODHOUSE As of October 2018, senior Lauren Woodhouse can officially say she’s in the company of Emma Watson, Jameela Jamil, Keira Knightley, and Alicia Garza. Along with these famous activists, her writing was published in “Feminists Don’t Wear Pink and Other Lies,” an anthology of essays written by women from ...

Tastebuds

By Sophie Weir and Shelton Bowman, Editor-In-Chief and Copy Editor

November 13, 2018

Hi! We’re Shelton and Sophie. This year, we’re bringing you a comprehensive review column that lets you know which local restaurants are worth a visit. Each issue, we’ll pick a type of food, then select three businesses around Cleveland to review. Each business gets rated on a five star scale in a variety of categorie...

Fair Game or Foul Play?

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By Sophie Weir, Editor-In-Chief

November 13, 2018

Here in America, we love to talk about how our country is the best of the best. We’re the home of t...

Half of History

Graphic by Phoebe LeVine

By Sophie Weir and Sam Linder

January 22, 2018

In conventional history classes today, students are often exposed to only half of history. Important...

Sharing is Caring

Sharing is Caring

January 18, 2018

With the holidays and cold weather upon us, these times can be especially hard for people in the Clevelan...

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Drama’s financial balancing act

December 5, 2017

Funding for the arts has always been an uphill battle. Without an allotment of money from PPS, Cleveland’...

Kira and Emily Swinth (left to right)

Sister Power: The Swinth Sisters, Emily and Kira, enjoy their leadership roles for their respective classes

December 5, 2017

As co-presidents of their respective classes, the Swinth sisters are truly a powerful pair. Senior E...

Cleveland choirs take the stage at the harvest festival

By Sophie Weir, Copy editor

October 31, 2017

The Cleveland auditorium was alive with music on the night of Oct. 19, marking the annual choir harvest festival of 2017. At 7 p.m., crowds settled into the wooden seats to hear all five choirs perform the pieces they’d been practicing since the very beginning of the school year. According to Diana Rowey, Cleveland’s choi...

Taking a stand — or a knee — on the National Anthem

Various teams at Cleveland take a knee or stand during the national anthem. Photos by Jaden Rapaport. Graphic by Lily Beeson-Norwitz

By Sophie Weir and Lily Tewfik

October 31, 2017

Last year, Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the National Anthem, protesting police brutality ag...

S.A.R: Saving Lives in the Path of the Blaze

By Sophie Weir and Scotty Douglass

October 12, 2017

The Willamette Valley suffered eerie and unsettling conditions during the week of Sept. 2. A blood red sun sat above Portland, while ash floated down from a dreary gray sky like toxic snow. This almost apocalyptic scene was a direct result of the Eagle Creek Fire, burning at the gateway to the city and torching Oregon’s tr...

Si Se Puede recognizes PPS Latino excellence

By Sophie Weir, Reporter

June 13, 2017

The sixth annual Sí Se Puede (Yes You Can) awards ceremony was held Wednesday, May 24 at the Blanchard Education Service Center. The event served as an opportunity for students to “celebrate and inspire each other, build relationships outside their schools, and share the rich diversity of their talents and experiences with t...

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