The Observer

Potomac Day delivers yet again

Policemen on horses lead the Parade, holding the colors of Maryland and the U.S.

By Riley Hurr, Circulation Manager

October 30, 2017

There’s one day out out of the entire year where the streets of Potomac are closed off and the whole community comes together to celebrate: Potomac Day.   The 35th annual Potomac Day was Oct. 21. Located around the Potomac Village, a huge parade, incorporating the entire community, kicks off ...

Long-awaited Divergent sequel finally flies into theaters

Fans of the Divergent trilogy are excited to see the second installment in action.

By Madison Hurr, Arts Editor

March 20, 2015

Tris Prior’s world is a post-apocalyptic Chicago where everyone is categorized into five different factions based on their personalities. If you lived alongside her, would one faction define you or are you divergent? Insurgent, the long-awaited sequel to Veronica Roth’s Divergent, is being released...

Places, places! Senior successful as cinematographer

Senior Aidan Gray (left) and Scott Selman (right) founded Cue93 studios.  One of their films was selected for a New York Film Festival.

By Madison Hurr, Arts Editor

December 19, 2014

Lights. Camera. Action. Senior Aidan Gray does them all. A skilled cinematographer, he tells unique stories from behind his camera, turning mere ideas into complete cinematic works. While most students are sitting in their sixth period class, Gray leaves school after his half schedule and starts working. ...

Think Big club aims to bring 3D printing to CHS

Think Big club aims to bring 3D printing to CHS

By Madison Hurr, Arts Editor

October 24, 2014

With the advent of 3D printing, the technological world has entered a revolutionary period. CHS’ “Think Big” entrepreneurship club plans to bring this technological revolution home and raise funds for a 3D printer for students and staff to use during instruction or at their discretion to create...

Chipotle comes to Village

By Madison Hurr, Arts Editor

May 30, 2014

Ask teenagers what their favorite chain restaurant is, and they’re bound to answer “Chipotle.” The perfect complement to the Starbucks Coffee next door, Chipotle Mexican Grill is replacing Chicken Out Rotisserie in Potomac Village this summer. It’s every food-lover’s dream come true. Founded...

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