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Boys Lax Game 1 Recap and Season Preview

Boys Lax Game 1 Recap and Season Preview

Jake Herman and Ethan S. Miller
March 26
Filed under Online Exclusives, Sports, Top Stories

  https://soundcloud.com/user-745639745/episode-5-3-26-17-lacrosse-vs-heights-recap-season-preview Jake Herman and Ethan S. Miller recap Boys Lacrosse's home opener win vs. The Heights and preview the rest of the Bulldogs' season. Included: Interview with junior attackman Harrison Gerber Game...

Nike Pro Hijabs Promote Inclusion and Equality

Nike Pro Hijabs Promote Inclusion and Equality

Nora Holland, Contest Manager
March 25
Filed under Features, Online Exclusives

Earlier this week, Nike released the ‘Pro Hijab,’ athletic hijabs for Muslim women. Set to come out in the spring of 2018, the new hijabs are made with breathable, light polyester so that Muslim women can wear a version of their traditional headscarves more fit for athletics. By releasing thi...

‘Moskau’ Dubbed Greatest Song Ever

‘Moskau’ Dubbed Greatest Song Ever

Nathan Deychman, Online Editor-in-Chief
March 24
Filed under News, Online Exclusives, Top Stories

The persistent question of what the greatest song ever has plagued human thought for decades until now. The Observer is here to settle this debate once and for all. Moskau by Dschinghis Khan, released in 1979, is the greatest song of all time, plain and simple. Never heard of it? That’s alright,...

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Julia Lescht, Public Relations Manager
March 22
Filed under News, News, Online Exclusives, Top Stories

On Wednesday March 8th, people around the world celebrated International Women’s Day to commemorate the gender equality movement and to celebrate women’s economic, social, cultural and political achievements. Across the globe women celebrated in different ways, and this year the day’s message ...

Boardwalk Restaurant Opens in Montgomery Mall

Boardwalk Restaurant Opens in Montgomery Mall

Brandon Li, Business Manager
March 20
Filed under Arts, Online Exclusives, Restaurants, Top Stories

Montgomery Mall’s new restaurant introduces a unique beach-style cuisine to the food court. Established in 1981, Boardwalk is located between Panda Express and Sarku Japan in the Mall. Boardwalk is a combination of a fast food restaurant and classic beach cuisine. The Montgomery Mall site opened ...

Logan Displays a Gritty Side of Wolverine

Logan Displays a Gritty Side of Wolverine

Emily Wang, Features Editor
March 19
Filed under Arts, Movies and Television, Online Exclusives, Top Stories

Hugh Jackman’s final swan song as the beloved mutant Wolverine, “Logan”, is a fitting conclusion to his 17 years playing this character. Joining Deadpool in the trend of R-rated superhero movies, “Logan” delivers the uncensored version of Wolverine that the previous X-Men movies were never...

Great Wall Reveals More Than Meets the Eye

Great Wall Reveals More Than Meets the Eye

Joe Raab, Social Media Editor
March 10
Filed under Arts, Movies and Television, Online Exclusives

When I first saw the trailer for The Great Wall, I was confused. What was Matt Damon doing in a movie about the Great Wall? What is this movie even about? I was a little skeptical as I walked into the theater, but all of my concerns were quickly washed away.   The movie is based on the adventures of Will...

What Does the Future Hold For Future?

What Does the Future Hold For Future?

Max Kandel, Advertising Manager
March 8
Filed under Arts, Music, Online Exclusives, Top Stories

When Future, the 33 year old rapper from Atlanta released his latest album “FUTURE” with 17 songs, everyone was excited for to hear his latest music as his last release was “EVOL” in Feb. 2016. After releasing “FUTURE,” an album that pays homage to Atlanta on Feb. 17, 2017, Future surprised...

CHS Varsity II Hockey Wins MSHL Academic Award

CHS Varsity II Hockey Wins MSHL Academic Award

Sara Heimlich, Features Editor
March 5
Filed under Online Exclusives, Sports, Top Stories

Despite the tremendous time commitment and mental game that CHS hockey offers its players, the varsity II team has proved that not only could they fulfill all of the above, but they can do so while excelling academically as well. The Maryland Student Hockey League, the organization that runs CHS’s hoc...

Dawg Pound Podcast: Boys Basketball OT Loss Recap

Dawg Pound Podcast: Boys Basketball OT Loss Recap

Jake Herman and Ethan S. Miller
March 1
Filed under Online Exclusives, Sports, Top Stories

https://soundcloud.com/user-745639745/episode-4-3-1-17-recap-of-boys-basketball-round-2-ot-loss   Jake Herman and Ethan S. Miller recap the boys' 65-62 OT loss at Whitman from Feb. 28 Included: 4th quarter and OT Key Plays Interview with senior fans Joel Goldstein and Viny Correa "The...

Link Generations: Make a Connection

Link Generations: Make a Connection

Vicky Gunawan, Contest Manager
February 27
Filed under Features, Online Exclusives

A new club called Link Generations that connects elders and teens will be coming to CHS for the 2017-2018 school year. Link Generations is a non-profit organization started by Lori Marks, the aunt of sophomore Melissa Marks. The purpose of the club is for high schoolers to positively impact the liv...

Dawg Pound Podcast: Girls Basketball Round 2 Playoff Preview

Dawg Pound Podcast: Girls Basketball Round 2 Playoff Preview

Jake Herman and Ethan S. Miller
February 26
Filed under Online Exclusives, Sports, Top Stories

https://soundcloud.com/user-745639745/episode-3-2-26-17-girls-bball-round-2-playoff-preview