The Observer

CHS students enjoy popular card game “Magic: the Gathering”

Sophomore Autumn Cook is an avid player of Magic: the Gathering.

By Eugenia Cardinale, Production Editor

March 19, 2015

Sophomore Autumn Cook spends her free time playing and judging Magic: the Gathering games. Her job is to set up who plays against whom, answer rule questions and deal with any rule violations. Magic is a trading card game created by Richard Garfield and first published in 1993 by Wizards of the Coast....

‘The DUFF’ deals with the struggles of high school

The movie tells the story of a girl who tries to become dateable and avoid labels.

By Eugenia Cardinale, Production Editor

February 23, 2015

As students walk the halls they silently label each other in their minds as ‘nerds’ or ‘jocks’ but sometimes there can be other labels. The DUFF deals with labels, new or old, and how to get past them. The movie is based off the novel The DUFF by Kody Keplinger. The movie follows high scho...

Give the gift of time and service this season

The holidays aren't all about new sweaters and toys.  They are about charity, too.

By Emiliana Cardinale and Eugenia Cardinale

December 22, 2014

As the weather becomes chillier and everyone is filled with holiday cheer, let’s not forget that this is the best time of year to give back and volunteer. “The spirit of the season is to do things for other people,” SSL coordinator Wendy Tilles said. “Giving back is a great way to bring the...

Jazz ensemble holds annual winter coffeehouse

Members of the CHS jazz ensemble participated in its annual coffeehouse Dec. 12.

By Eugenia Cardinale, Production Editor

December 15, 2014

The CHS Jazz Ensemble held its annual winter coffeehouse Dec. 12. The theme of the coffeehouse was a 1970s throwback. The band room was completely transformed, with tables set up where the audience could sit and lights strung all over the room. Admission and food were free and all food was provided...

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