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Fun facts about the founding of Women’s History Month

by Emma Belasco and Emilia Pizzillo March 30, 2023

It’s March! Which means this month we are celebrating and honoring women’s history. Women’s History Month started in 1981, when Congress passed Pub. L. 100-9, which officially designated March as...

GRHS successfully raises almost $500 for TEEEM through series of fundraisers

by Juha Kim, Staff Writer March 30, 2023

     TEEEM is a group supporting Kenya through fundraising, bake sales, and other events. It was a fundraiser for kids who are in Kenya who can’t buy shoes. For every $20, one kid can be gifted a...

Silicon Valley Bank Collapses

by Devyn Xu, Staff Writer March 29, 2023

The second biggest bank crash in US history — the Silicon Valley Bank collapse. The bank’s shortage of cash caused it to sell its bonds at huge losses. In less than four days, scared depositors withdrew...

International Fencing Federation (FIE) is the first union to allow Russian and Belarusian athletes to fence International Competitions

by Anastasia Shmay, Staff Writer March 29, 2023

The International Fencing Federation’s Congress has made a vote to reinstate fencers coming from Russia and its ally Belarus to allow them to fence in the Paris 2024 Summer Olympics. On March 10, 2023...

Shopping for a Dress? More like Shopping for Stress

by Stella Traphagen, Sports Editor March 29, 2023

  As soon as March hits, juniors and seniors scour in search of their prom dresses. The rush of running through the store, so many colors, fabrics and styles to see. When all of a sudden, the most...

Juniors weigh in on NJGPA testing

Juniors weigh in on NJGPA testing

by Naomi Bashan, Opinion Editor March 29, 2023

As Dr. Parent read out instructions in the background, junior students slumped in their seats, laptops open to TestNav. Set up in the school cafeteria, the air was buzzing with restlessness. A chorus of...

A Day in the Life of Fiona Reilly on Super Bowl Sunday

by Stella Traphagen, Sports Editor March 1, 2023

Super Bowl LVII. One of the biggest events of the year. 113 million tuned in to watch around the world, while nearly 73,000 people watched from State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. Would you make the...

Remembering Barbara Walters

Remembering Barbara Walters

by Olivia Berard, Copy Editor January 27, 2023

Barbara Walters’ death has struck the journalism industry hard. Her career began in 1961 as a broadcasting reporter, writer and panel member of NBC’s “Today” show. In 1974, she was promoted to...

2023 New Laws

by Devyn Xu, Staff Writer January 27, 2023

Every new year brings changes, and New Jersey is no exception. For the year of 2023, New Jersey’s laws and regulations are being revised and passed. Among those changes include many increased and improved...

Local Barnes & Noble closing after 28 years of service

by Yethmie Goonatilleke, Editor-in-Chief January 27, 2023

For the past 28 years, the Barnes & Noble in Paramus, New Jersey has served countless customers and booklovers in the North Jersey area. Set to close in early March, Paramus and the surrounding area...

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