We live in the Age of Social Media, where everything you do can be captured, viewed, and replayed in any given moment. According to The Statistics Portal, Adolescents under 17 made up: 45.6 million Snapchat users, 18.7 million Instagram users, and 4.5 million Facebook users. On all of these majorsContinue Reading

The first time I heard the word “cancer” I was about six or seven years old, attentively listening to my mother as she explained my grandfather’s diagnosis. It was lung cancer. He died a little over a year later. The next time the word “cancer” came into my life wasContinue Reading

Every New Year’s Day, the Rose Bowl Parade captivates not just the nation—but the world. Known for its floats completely covered in organic materials, this parade helps in kicking in the New Year, with about 700,000 people physically attending to spectate and millions of viewers worldwide watching as the bands,Continue Reading

As society evolves, so does technology. Wall phones turn into cell phones, desktop computers turn into laptops, glasses turn into contacts, TV turns into Netflix, and books turn into eReaders. We replace the old with the new and embrace the new technology that is presented to us because we thinkContinue Reading

There have been many impressive streaks seen in sports over the last 10 years that may not ever be broken. There are some teams that seemed to be unbeatable and then other teams that went on a streak that they wouldn’t be too proud of. The streaks help the sportContinue Reading

Generally, the top picks in the NFL draft are projected to contend, if not win, the rookie of the year award for offense or defense respectively.  This year has been no let down as the Offensive Rookie of the Year award is between the top two picks in the draft,Continue Reading

She isn’t on the cheer squad or the captain of a sports team. She isn’t the class president or homecoming queen. But that doesn’t mean she isn’t an integral part of Smithtown West. Marissa Coppola might not be recognized by many people, but to the art kids, she is allContinue Reading

The New Nintendo Switch has now hit the biggest selling number imaginable, selling over 20 million copies World Wide. What does this mean? It means that Nintendo has the biggest hit console ever made. Let’s see what makes this console so different from the other ones. The Nintendo Switch isContinue Reading

For three years she went mostly unnoticed through High School, but now almost everybody knows her name. Caroline Kelley is one of the anchors of our daily morning news and since she started to appear on nearly every smartboard in third period, many people are greeting her in the hallwaysContinue Reading

It’s no secret that the New York Yankees biggest weakness is the starting rotation.  At his best, Luis Severino could be the best pitcher in the American League, but he was wildly inconsistent this past season. Jordan Montgomery, who has shown promise, has dealt with many injuries over the pastContinue Reading