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Showing Off

Anna Topmiller, Writer

March 15, 2020

    If you love singing, dancing, and being part of a group that allows you to express yourself through the performing arts, then you are probably already part of one of Homestead’s show choirs.       “When I first joined show choir last year, I didn’t really know what to expect, but after being in it for...

Bullet Journaling

Bullet Journaling

June Hill, Executive Editor

March 15, 2020

   Life can be messy, and sometimes planners, Google Calendar and mental notes just don't cut it....

Backpacks and Backaches

Backpacks and Backaches

January 26, 2020

Heavy backpacks and busy hallways have been the epitome of high school halls for decades.  Backpacks ...

In One Year, Out the Other

Hafsa Ibrahim, Writer

January 26, 2020

With the new decade beginning, it is common to set goals for the New Year. The most common resolutions, according to Forbes, are to lose weight, to eat more healthily and to exercise more frequently. Unfortunately, the phrase “New Year, New Me” is not always true. Statistically, a whopping 80% of people fail to achieve t...

You’re Being Watched

You’re Being Watched

Elyssa Huff, Writer

January 26, 2020

 What do Instagram, Snapchat and the weather app have in common? They all know exactly where you are....

Thank You for Everything

Thank You for Everything

December 19, 2019

Dear Mrs. Nowak, I do not want to appear cheesy or superficial, but you are a great teacher. Although...

Hanukkah Traditions and History

Hanukkah Traditions and History

December 17, 2019

     Christmas season has just begun, but another notorious holiday is just around the corner for ...

7 (Almost Free) Things to Do While Shopping

7 (Almost Free) Things to Do While Shopping

December 16, 2019

When shopping with friends, it is easy to lose interest. Spending time out with friends can be fun, bu...

Disney+: The Future of Streaming

Disney+: The Future of Streaming

December 16, 2019

From Star Wars to Sleeping Beauty to Endgame, the new streaming service, Disney+, is taking the world of...

Applying Yourself to College

Applying Yourself to College

September 17, 2019

The time has come.  Every year, the much-dreaded college application process begins for Homestea...

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