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Bunnies, Egg Hunts, and Chocolate- Easter

Bunnies, Egg Hunts, and Chocolate- Easter

Ashley Lutz and Elizabeth Jasek, Fundraising Chairpeople
May 1, 2017
Filed under Features

Easter is a major holiday celebrated by many that share the same religion. Many associate bunnies, eggs, and candy with Easter, but what’s the connection? According to History.com, bunnies symbolize new life thus connecting to Christianity’s most important holiday, Easter Sunday. The Easter ...

Snowday effects

Snowday effects

Tyler Beam, Paw Staff
May 1, 2017
Filed under Features

On tuesday and wednesday, March 14 and 15, the east coast of the united states suffered a huge storm. New Jersey had been put into a state of emergency for the whole state had gotten what some speculate as 20 inches of snow and schools had been closed   Most of the activities for the schools have ...

Building Houses for the Dover Community

Linnea Foote, Social Media Editor
May 1, 2017
Filed under Features

On April 5th, 2017, I went on a trip to Dover, NJ to build houses for the underprivileged with WMC’s Highlanders for Humanity club, which worked alongside the Dover Habitat for Humanity organization. Arriving at the houses, I was impressed by their size and appearance. However, I would continue to ad...

Senior Water Fight

Senior Water Fight

Tyler Beam, Paw Staff
May 1, 2017
Filed under Features

West Morris Central High school senior students participate in a traditional activity called ‘Senior Assassin”. The goal of this game is to squirt other students or peers with a water gun. They have a friend that helps and they go after that one person or “target” while trying not to get wet the...

How to pick out the perfect prom dress

How to pick out the perfect prom dress

Madison Donaldson, Assistant Webmaster
April 27, 2017
Filed under Features

  With prom just around the corner, some girls have found their dress, while others are still struggling to find the perfect one. Prom dress shopping is more stressful than you would think, especially for picky girls. There are many factors that come into play when trying to find a dress you...

Cookie DŌ

Megan Kuhles, Assistant Managing Editor
April 27, 2017
Filed under Features

Do you love to eat raw cookie dough? Well now there is a store exactly for this! Located in NYC Cookie DŌ is where you can eat raw cookie dough. Cookie DŌ was born thanks to a woman named Kristen. Kristen went to a cookie shop but she was craving unbaked cookie dough. She brought a tub of raw cookie dough...

How Music Changed My Life

How Music Changed My Life

Daelien Drake, Broadcast Director
April 27, 2017
Filed under Features

Music has been a blessing to humans since we can remember and we have been advancing ever since. We are lucky to be able to carry and listen to music whenever we want as long as we have our cell and headphones. Some use music as a stress reliever and some simply just love it. So, let me tell you how...

The Lavar Ball Effect

Alyssa Spady, Editor In Chief
April 27, 2017
Filed under Features

  Lonzo, LiAngelo, and LaMelo Ball have taken the basketball world by storm because of their extraordinary talents on the hardwood. Older brother Lonzo is already making waves as the starting point-guard for the UCLA Bruins. Brother LiAngelo and LaMelo are not fall behind, with LiAngelo alre...

A Look at the Service Clubs at WMC

A Look at the Service Clubs at WMC

Lana Prieur, Club Member
April 17, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

In this edition, The Paw takes a look at three different service clubs at WMC to find out about the impact they have had in our community and how their experiences can help each of us in our own service endeavors.   At Highlanders for Humanity, co-presidents Kelli McGrath and Claire Calda...

8 Reasons Girls Worry About Prom

Ashley Lutz and Elizabeth Jasek, Fundraising Chairpeople
April 17, 2017
Filed under Features

  It’s crazy to think that prom is roughly ninety days away! The West Morris Central Prom is hosted forty minutes away, at Birchwood Manor in Whippany, New Jersey. Prom starts at 6pm and lasts until 11 p.m. Prom is an unforgettable, beautiful, and amazing night. However, some guys do not...

Who Do You Think You Are?

Who Do You Think You Are?

Lily Friel, Club Spokesperson
April 17, 2017
Filed under Features

  I think it is great that there are TV shows about genealogy, sitcoms about ethnicities like Blackish or Fresh Off The Boat, and edgy dramas exploring identity. What I really admire is a person that transcends the typical boundaries in all categories.  A good example is Jennifer Lopez.  She star...

Parks and Recreation Dominates in Mockumentaries

Parks and Recreation Dominates in Mockumentaries

Brielle Rapach, Social Media Editor
April 10, 2017
Filed under Features

With big thanks to Netflix, many past-hit television shows that you may have missed when they were airing are readily available to watch 24/7.  For me, this was the case with Parks and Recreation, NBC’s hit television show that aired from 2009 to 2015. Right from the first episode, I knew that I was h...

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