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Iranians Express Explosive Emotions on the 13th of Aban

Iranians Express Explosive Emotions on the 13th of Aban

Analise Draghi, World News Editor

November 18, 2019

40 years ago. November 4, 1979. Many Americans remember that day with a heavy heart. But on the 40th anniversary of that day, Iranians celebrated in the streets. On November 4, 1979, Iranian college students stormed the U.S. embassy in Tehran and took 52 American diplomats hostage for a total of 444 da...

Destructive Fires Blaze through the Amazon

Destructive Fires Blaze through the Amazon

Analise Draghi, World News Editor

October 28, 2019

This dry-season in Brazil, the Amazon rainforest is experiencing a surge in the number and intensity of fires. Many leading scientists are concerned over what these fires suggest about Earth's future. The number of fire spots detected in the Amazon by satellites this year is not unprecedented...

16-Year-Old Greta Thunberg Makes an Impression in Politics

16-Year-Old Greta Thunberg Makes an Impression in Politics

Olivia McArtney, World News Editor

October 22, 2019

16-year-old Greta Thunberg has recently risen to fame due to her activism to find solutions for climate change. Her great measures of success and achievements have made her a leader to many, as well as a target for criticism. Thunberg urges change for the rising climate crisis. She first became known...

Beaches closed in Tampa Bay Florida

Robert Lear, World News Writer

October 22, 2018

Tourists and residents of Florida were recently surprised with the global algae bloom known as the Red Tide, causing waters around Florida to turn red and the shorelines becoming littered with dead fish. The yearly algal bloom so known as “Red Tide” has spread more than it ever has in history. ...

West Morris is 60! 1958-2018

West Morris is 60! 1958-2018

Jack Hyde

April 6, 2018

On the day after Labor Day, sixty years ago, a new school, in a newly created school district opened for the first time. All students were bussed, unless he or she lived within what was considered walking distance by the Board policy. The loading/unloading ramp in front was the first place where al...

Upcoming Elections In Italy Could Spell Disaster for the E.U.

Upcoming Elections In Italy Could Spell Disaster for the E.U.

Robby Zarouni, News Editor

March 13, 2018

The upcoming elections in Italy have made the Mediterranean nation the focus of much political debate within Europe, and more specifically, the European Union.  The primary concerns of Italian citizens heading into the final month of campaigning are the constant influx of African migrants, the econom...

One Action Says It All: The Controversy of Logan Paul

One Action Says It All: The Controversy of Logan Paul

Nicole Legg, Sports Editor

January 22, 2018

YouTuber Logan Paul has made headlines, but not through anything positive. In visiting Japan’s Aokigahara Forest, Paul discovered, and most notably laughed at, a dead body of a man who had committed suicide, with Paul jokingly saying in the now deleted video, “Bro, did we just find a dead person ...

Trump Approves Embassy Move to Jerusalem

Trump Approves Embassy Move to Jerusalem

Robby Zarouni, News Editor

January 11, 2018

Conflict between Israelis and Palestinians over what is commonly known as the “Holy Land” has exited since the foundation of the Israeli state in 1948, but has escalated recently due to the interference of the United States. Just recently, on December 6, 2017, U.S. president Donald Trump publicly...

Students and Faculty are going Wild Over the new cell phones rules

Theresa Harvey and Katelyn Kulfan

October 25, 2017

After coming back from summer break, West Morris Central staff has changed and updated their phone use policy during class time and when leaving class. This has upset the students and faculty.   The old phone use policy was just having the student’s phone kept in the student's backpack w...

Centrals​ ​Helping​ ​Hands

Centrals​ ​Helping​ ​Hands

Sarah Guida and Nicole Legg, Assistant Section Editor, and Sports Editor

October 24, 2017

Although the devastating impacts of Hurricane Irma and Maria are thousands of miles away, the recovery process has started here at West Morris Central High School. One of the places hardest hit and need of help in their recovery is the island of St John's, the smallest and most remote of the U.S....

Are Self-Driving Cars Coming Back?

Theresa Harvey, Assistant Webmaster

October 24, 2017

On the morning of September 27, 2017; Ford and Lyft have announced they will be working together to create self driving cars on the ride-hail service app by 2021. For those who don’t know about the ride-hail service, it’s an app makes it an easy place for people to call for an Lyft or Uber car...

Assault on Child in Bronx

Desire Colon, Fundraising Chairperson

October 23, 2017

  Eleidy​ ​Breton​ ​is​ ​accused​ ​of​ ​raping​ ​and​ ​sexually​ ​assaulting​ ​a​ ​12​ ​year​ ​old autistic​ ​child​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Bronx,​ ​NY.​ ​The​ ​incident​ ​had​ ​been​ ​ongoing​ ​from​ ​April  2015-Augu...

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