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Chris Vacarro came to Mrs. Sullivan's journalism class last week to share his experiences and insights into the world of modern journalism.

A Pundit and a Journalist Walk Into a Class…

March 20, 2018

Journalism, in general, is the profession of writing for a variety of platforms which ranges from magazines, newspapers, and broadcasts. The journalism ...

Christina, Brianna, and Amanda (ABC) are seniors at PMHS.

To Be a Triplet

March 13, 2018

Over 75% of Americans have at least one other sibling. However, less than 1% of American births yield triplets. That means that less than one percent of...

Brooke Shellman, Matthew Scott, and Julianna Ricca pictured in front of

Eating Disorder Coalition Capitol Hill Advocacy Day

November 16, 2017

Not many high school seniors can say they've lobbied on Capitol Hill, so I am honored to have the privilege of saying I have. On October 5th, I accompan...

Rob Niosi pictured with some Pat-Med alumni at Saturday's screening event.

The Truth to Building a Time Machine

November 5, 2017

Time, for mankind, is both friend and foe. The dictator of every aspect of our lives, the construct that lays out the schedules and order of our c...

Joseph Bernard Riley and Susan (McCann) Riley in the 1930s

Canaan Lake: Swamp No More

October 15, 2017

Over the past few years, Canaan Lake, off of Traction Boulevard in North Patchogue, has looked less like a lake and more like a swamp. Various weeds g...

Pumpkins and other seasonal images are now synonymous with the holiday.

A Haunting History of Halloween

October 9, 2017

Halloween, it’s easily the most interesting holiday, given its roots and the traditions surrounding it. Inquiring minds want to know more; so, I read...

Paint your ring finger purple this month to show support for Domestic Violence Awareness.

Don’t Forget Purple

October 3, 2017

October is a favorite month for many-spooks and scares, the fall aesthetic, and attending Halloween parties dressed as some of your favorite character...

Are dress codes enforced fairly?

Are School Dress Codes Enforced Fairly?

October 26, 2016

Clothes play a large role in the lives of all people. Teenagers, in particular, often use clothing as an outlet to express individuality. Schools across...

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