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Just Do It? Or, Just Don’t Do It?

Just Do It? Or, Just Don’t Do It?

September 12, 2018

“Just Do It.” For thirty years this iconic line has been synonymous with Nike, arguably the most beloved athletic apparel and equipment company. Beloved...

Kanye West – ye (Album Review)

Kanye West – ye (Album Review)

Nick Lyons, Contributor

June 10, 2018

Filed under A&E, Music Reviews, Opinion

It’s time to talk about one of the most polarizing albums to come out this year.  I know that it’s been out for a week now, so I’m a little bit...

Let’s Put Our Trash Cans to Work

Let’s Put Our Trash Cans to Work

June 6, 2018

It’s easy to blame large corporations or inanimate objects such as automobiles for the pollution crisis our world faces today. But if we allow ourselve...

Should Marching Band be Mandatory?

Should Marching Band be Mandatory?

Noah Smith, Staff Reporter

May 29, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The Patchogue-Medford High School's music program is really exceptional. It offers an opportunity for students to learn a useful skill: singing, and/or...

Littering in our High School

Littering in our High School

May 15, 2018

Many studies support that a messy environment can contribute to the mentality of those in it. A clean environment leads to positive behavior while a dirty environment will...

An Open Letter to the Incoming Class of 2022

An Open Letter to the Incoming Class of 2022

May 8, 2018

Dear Incoming Freshmen, For centuries (or however long high school has been a thing), as graduating seniors excitedly anticipate their official release...

AP Exams: The Secret Sixth Step to a Five

AP Exams: The Secret Sixth Step to a Five

May 6, 2018

The time has finally come. After eight months of hard work and studious preparation, what many AP students consider as Judgement Day has arrived. Yes-...

Should Schools Arm Teachers With Weapons?

Should Schools Arm Teachers With Weapons?

April 22, 2018

Since the tragic school shooting in Parkland, Florida on February 14, a new urgency has been added to the fight against gun violence, especially in sc...

Simplicity is Key

Christian Silva, Staff Writer

April 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

I’m a simple man. I want a shoe that looks stylish while being affordable, which is why my favorite shoe brand is Puma. Although I own Converse, Nike and Vans, my pair of Pumas are my everyday shoes due to their comfortable fit, versatility, and affordable price. Puma Suedes are a necessity for any shoe connoisseur, as they offer many different colors and a simple des...

Versatility Makes the Price Worthy

Samantha Visco, Staff Writer/Business Manager

April 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Shoes are an important part of the wardrobe. You can wear them all week with multiple combinations of outfits, and each look will be different depending on the shoe. The top brands today include Nike/Jordan’s, Adidas, Vans, and Converse. Walk in the hallway, and you will see white Nike Air Force 1’s, white and black Adidas Superstars, black Vans, and white Converse sneake...

The 2017-18 NBA Rookie of The Year Is….

The 2017-18 NBA Rookie of The Year Is….

April 13, 2018

With the regular season finally coming to an end the NBA now has to decide who deserves one of the most coveted awards for first/second year players, ...

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