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Sean Connery Death

December 11, 2020 4:06pm | Neely Burns

Sean Connery, a renowned Scottish actor, died peacefully in his sleep on October 31, at the age of 90. He was in the Bahamas at the time of his death, surrounded by friends and family. He leaves behind his sons, Jason and Stephane, and his […]

Who is Amy Coney Barrett?

December 11, 2020 4:06pm | Hannah Collier

With the devastating loss of the Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Americans have been curiously wondering who will fill her shoes. On September 26, 2020, President Donald Trump announced that he was planning to nominate Judge Amy Coney Barret to fill the open position […]

How to help stop the spread of COVID

December 11, 2020 4:06pm | Larissa

Since the beginning of 2020, we have been dealing with the Coronavirus. At first, we thought quarantine was only going to last a few weeks… It has now been over half a year and we still don’t have anything under control. People are partying like […]

Getting Ready for the Holiday Season

December 11, 2020 4:05pm | Grace Hall

The colder weather has made its way here which means we are getting closer to the holiday season, It is time to start preparing for the weather, the holiday season, and everything that comes with it.  With the holidays almost here, the time has come […]

Fall Activities to Get You Out of the House

November 10, 2020 5:54pm | Grace Hall

During the fall, there are many seasonal activities that take place. Just about all of the activities can get you out of the house and off of your phone or any other electronics. According to VisitArizona.com, there are plenty of festivals and events for the […]

History of Candy Corn

November 10, 2020 5:54pm | Megan Mannelly

Whether you like it, hate it, or just use it to decorate, you probably think of candy corn as a Halloween treat. But in the beginning, it was associated more with chickens than the spooky holiday. Candy corn’s origins are a little iffy, but it […]

Update on California Wildfires

November 10, 2020 5:53pm | Alison Miller

This year, California has faced some of the most wretched fires the state has ever seen. With more than 4 million acres of land burned, California is still struggling to suppress the flames.  2020 has not been the kindest to California, as 5 of the […]

Is Arizona Ready to Reopen?

October 27, 2020 3:59pm | Alison Miller

With COVID-19 cases in the hundreds every day, is it safe for Arizonans to return to life as we know it? Doug Ducey, governor of Arizona, has said that he has, “Confidence that we are going in the right direction.”  Arizona is the sixth highest […]

The Death of Chadwick Boseman

October 27, 2020 3:58pm | Gabriela Rodriguez Rios

On August 28, 2020, an actor by the name of Chadwick Boseman passed away from colon cancer. At the age of 43, Chadwick had already been in more than three hit movies and fought cancer while filming these movies. Chadwick had been battling cancer for […]

Monsoon Season

October 27, 2020 3:58pm | Xander Saarela

For months, Arizonans have been sitting wondering if their beloved monsoon season will ever get here. Phoenix, Arizona broke record temperatures this summer mainly due to climate change. Climate change has become more relevant as the years have gone on. It is starting to affect […]