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Holidays through the lens of kids with split parents

Olivia Meshanko poses for a picture with her maternal family. She has had a split custody schedule since her  parents got divorced when she was in sixth grade.

By Trevor Gardemal, Social Media Manager

January 3, 2020

In the 2010’s, 40% of marriages ended in divorce. In addition to this, 60% of second marriages and 73% of third marriages ended in divorce too. It can be difficult for children of divorce to navigate their families. This is especially true for junior Ben Bellman, who faced a fair share of turmoil after h...

Tips and tricks for the Black Friday experience

Tysons Corner Mall is a very popular shopping location for Churchill students, especially during the holidays.

By Ella Kaminsky, Features Editor

November 20, 2019

As Thanksgiving rolls around, not only do we prepare to get stuffed, but many prepare to empty their wallets. Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, has become a cultural phenomenon: the day when stores go all out with sales. Many take advantage of these sales and spend the day splurging on various it...

Take the ‘Observer’ Potomac holiday house tour

Take the 'Observer' Potomac holiday house tour

By Michael Fox and Thomas Atkinson

December 23, 2014

The holiday season is here and what better way to express love for this festive time than to decorate your house? The Observer toured Potomac to find houses that are bursting with holiday spirit and interviewed members of each house. We will begin our tour from our very own CHS. Take a right onto Tuc...

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