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WMC Prepares for Winter Storm Stella

Brielle Rapach, Social Media Editor

April 10, 2017


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At the beginning of last week, WMC students and faculty had been buzzing over what the Board of Education would decide to do with our district’s unused snow days.  Now, with a snow day last Friday and an impending snowstorm looming, it’s questionable if we’ll even have any leftover snow days at ...

Kendall Jenner robbed just months after Kim Kardashian

Kendall Jenner robbed just months after Kim Kardashian

Madison Donaldson, Assistant Webmaster

April 10, 2017


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  A few months ago Kim Kardashian made headlines everywhere for the robbery that happened to her while in Paris. Now just a short time after, her younger sister, Kendall Jenner, is making headlines for getting robbed. Being in the spotlight constantly, and posting pictures over socia...

Bumble Bees Now Considered Endangered

Julia Timan, Broadcast Director

March 1, 2017


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In the midst of today's “extinction crisis”, a new species has been added to the endangered list. The rusty patched bumble bee, also known as Bombus affinis, has been declared endangered in every state not including Alaska and Hawaii. These animals are now on the brink of extinction according to The U....

Man Attacked By Coyote on Long Valley Trail

Man Attacked By Coyote on Long Valley Trail

Holly Wagner, Web Master

January 25, 2017


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On Wednesday January 11th, a 66 year old man was attacked by a coyote on the popular Columbia Trail, Long Valley NJ according to WRNJ Radio.   In an update of the same WRNJ Radio story it was confirmed by the state that the coyote in question was tested positive for rabies and that the ma...

Man Attacked By Coyote on Long Valley Trail

Man Attacked By Coyote on Long Valley Trail

Holly Wagner, Webmaster

January 25, 2017


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On Wednesday January 11th, a 66 year old man was attacked by a coyote on the popular Columbia Trail, Long Valley NJ according to WRNJ Radio. In an update of the same WRNJ Radio story it was confirmed by the state that the coyote in question was tested positive for rabies and that the man has been n...

Trump Tweet Takeover: MLK Weekend

Trump Tweet Takeover: MLK Weekend

Maddie Shiembob

January 25, 2017


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For the past 8 years, Martin Luther King Day has been honored by the first African American president, President Obama, who is a living example of Dr. King’s aspirations. President Obama’s monumental presidency came to end this January as President-elected Donald J. Trump took office. This year, ...

Prince William’s Royal Role Grows

Alyssa Spady, Editor In-Chief

January 25, 2017


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As expected as Queen Elizabeth II proceeded into her later years, royal power begun its shift to the next generation of British monarchy. While many debated as to how the line of succession would fall, either the crown in the hands of Prince Charles, the Queen’s 68-year-old son or her grandson Prince Will...

The Donald Continues to Mystify as He Fails to Hold Press Conference After Winning the Election

The Donald Continues to Mystify as He Fails to Hold Press Conference After Winning the Election

Linnea Foote, Brielle Rapach, Social Media Editors

January 12, 2017


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Although Donald J. Trump was elected over two months ago, he has yet to hold a press conference discussing his presidential win and answering questions from reporters. The last time president-elect Donald J. Trump had a press conference was July 27th, where the election campaign was still in ful...

Another Year, Another Person, Time’s Person of the Year

Another Year, Another Person, Time’s Person of the Year

Alyssa Spady, Editor-In- Chief

January 12, 2017


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Each year since 1927, Time magazine has chosen one person to be named the person of the year. This prestigious award is marked by serious criteria. According to Deputy Editor of the Time, Radhika Jones, the Time person of the year is “the person or persons who most affected the news and our lives, f...

This Journey is Fire

This Journey is Fire

Tyler Beam, Paw Staff

January 6, 2017


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  On October 14, in Houston, Texas, a car crash interrupted a family journey. After an 18 wheeler had hit the car, it swerved off road. The father was killed on impact  while the 5- year old only suffered minor injuries. He then proceeded to help rescue his 2-year old brother.   Accor...

Viva Fidel

Viva Fidel

Tyler Beam, Paw Staff

January 6, 2017


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  On November 25, 2016, Fidel Castro of Cuba had died. Castro died Friday at 90. His brother, Raul Castro, announced his death in a televised statement.   "I say to the people of Cuba, with profound pain I come here to inform our people, our friends of America and the world, that toda...

75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

Julia Timan

January 6, 2017


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The attack on Pearl Harbor is an event that has been and will be remembered by all for years and years to come. This day will go down as “A date which will live in infamy” and for good reason too- more than 2,000 American soldiers died in the attack and 1,000 more were wounded. Even with The...

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