The Observer

‘Observer’ writer meets Emblem3

By Skylar Whitman, Senior Writer

May 28, 2014

  There are songs that make me happy and there are songs that make me sad, but overall, there is nothing more powerful to me than the universal language of music. Emblem3 is a pop-reggae male trio made up of Keaton Stromberg, 17, Wesley Stromberg, 19 and Drew Chadwick, 21, three boys originally...

Churchill Compliments brightens students’ days

Churchill Compliments brightens students’ days

By Skylar Whitman, Staff Writer

March 1, 2013

A Facebook account called "Churchill Compliments" has become a popular way for students to anonymously compliment each other. The Facebook account, which was created in December and has more than 1,000 friends, posts compliments sent to its inbox. The account posts about 10 compliments per day. "What’s great ...

Congressional bill putsTumblr, other sites at risk

By By Emily Birnbaum, Contest Manager and Skylar Whitman, Staff Writer

December 20, 2011

There is nothing like threatening to take away Facebook to get teenagers involved in politics. The Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act (PROTECT-IP), which is currently pending in Congress, would make it easier for the government to remove cop...

Whitman ends boys soccer’s undefeated streak

By Amna Farooqi, Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2011

  The boys soccer team’s impressive undefeated run came to an end Oct. 5 at the hands of Whitman in a painful loss which saw the boys concede a goal in the last two minutes of overtime, losing 0-1 to the Vikings. The game was followed by another 1-2 loss to B-CC Oct. 11 and a thrilling 1-1 draw ...

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