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MoCo launches pedestrian safety campaign

MoCo launches pedestrian safety campaign

By Pablo Roa, Production Editor

October 27, 2014

Teens ages 15-19 make up 51 percent of underage pedestrian fatalities. In Montgomery County, that age group also makes up the largest percentage of pedestrians who are at fault in collisions. With the “YOLO” campaign, county officials are hoping to make those statistics a trend of the past. In...

What’s trending this month

By Ross Tannenbaum, Staff Writer

March 1, 2013

The Observer sifts through the hype and the hip to bring you topics worth Tweeting, talking and texting about. "Yolo" by the Lonely Island The Lonely Island is a popular comedy group that sings original songs on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. Their latest single, "Yolo," makes fun of the popular ph...

Top trends of 2012

By Jordan Janis and Natalie Cortez

December 21, 2012

Hot or not? Throughout the years, CHS students have lived through fads that come and go. Next year will probably be no different—so let's enjoy this year’s fads while they’re still hot. Here is a look back to the top 12 fads of 2012: The Walking Dead: The AMC TV show, based on the Walking Dea...

Yo bro, YOLO needs to go

Yo bro, YOLO needs to go

By Julia Gray, Staff Writer

May 3, 2012

What does YOLO ("You Only Live Once") mean to you? An obvious remark? A way of life? A stupid overused phrase? Whatever your connotation may be, YOLO is unavoidable whether it is used in a mocking fashion or as a rationalization of reckless acts. On the flipside, YOLO can also be used as a reason to value your...

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