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2017 Graduation Concert: Hills’ Heartwarming Goodbye to Dr. Bill

2017 Graduation Concert: Hills’ Heartwarming Goodbye to Dr. Bill

Amber Leung

A night of music, laughter, and bittersweet goodbyes. The 2017 graduation concert took place in the auditorium on May 18, but this year’s was like no other: it was ...

May 20, 2017No Comments

Gianna Lucido accepted into All-State Mixed Choir

Gianna Lucido accepted into All-State Mixed Choir

Hanna Kimball

Junior Gianna Lucido was recently accepted into the New Jersey All-State Mixed Choir. Lucido was the only Hills student to be accepted. Out of all who audition, the top scoring singers ar...

May 19, 2017No Comments

Signing away to college with the help of robots

Signing away to college with the help of robots

Sofia Papadopoulos

On Wed. May 17 Pascack Valley Regional District’s robotics team, FRC Team 1676, participated in the FRC National Letter of Intent Signing Day. At this event, 12 Hills st...

May 18, 2017No Comments

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Features

Kung Fu Tea: A Beverage with “Pow!” Factor

Kung Fu Tea: A Beverage with “Pow!” Factor

Amber Leung

As one of the first Asian food trends to hit the United States, it is safe to say that bubble tea has been in the market a significant amount of time. However, due to commer...

May 19, 2017

Buzzing around with an almost master beekeeper

Buzzing around with an almost master beekeeper

May 15, 2017

Cinco de Mayo, Hillsdale’s Hidden Hole in the Wall

Cinco de Mayo, Hillsdale’s Hidden Hole in the Wall

May 15, 2017

From the Stage to the Classroom: Michael Lingle the Student Teacher

From the Stage to the Classroom: Michael Lingle the Student Teacher

April 28, 2017

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Current Events

Chipotle Transitions Towards a Preservative-Free Menu

Chipotle Transitions Towards a Preservative-Free Menu

Suha Niyas

Chipotle, an American chain of restaurants that specializes in tacos and Mission-style burritos, is now selling preservative-free food with no added flavors, colors, and n...

April 27, 2017No Comments

As Board Approves $55.8 Million Budget, Woodcliff Lake Seeks to Withdraw From District

As Board Approves $55.8 Million Budget, Woodcliff Lake Seeks to Withdraw From District

April 25, 2017

ObamaCare: How the Repealment of the Affordable Care Act Will Affect New Jersey Citizens

ObamaCare: How the Repealment of the Affordable Care Act Will Affect New Jersey Citizens

April 4, 2017

Banning Electronics to Muslim Airports

Banning Electronics to Muslim Airports

April 3, 2017

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Sports

Hills Athlete of the Week: Jack Brodsky

Hills Athlete of the Week: Jack Brodsky

Julian Bulzomi

Jack Brodsky has been dominant all year for the Pascack Hills Cowboys baseball team. He has taken on some of their toughest opponents, including the River Dell Hawks, 2017 Big ...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Girls Lacrosse wins League Championship

Girls Lacrosse wins League Championship

May 17, 2017

The undefeated Girls Lacrosse team won a League Title for the first time in Pascack Hills history. After training in D...

The NBA Finals are quickly approaching, but the Playoffs are here and exciting as ever

The NBA Finals are quickly approaching, but the Playoffs are here and exciting as ever

May 12, 2017

As many sport fans across the country  know, the National Basketball Association (NBA) playoffs are here, and the 2016-2017 sea...

As Expected: March was Madness

As Expected: March was Madness

April 5, 2017

The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament never seizes to surprise. Every year brackets are busted with underdog victories ...

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A&E

Interview with Paul Zimmerman: Hills Alumnus and Independent Filmmaker

Interview with Paul Zimmerman: Hills Alumnus and Independent Filmmaker

Alyson Cohen

  AC: So I see you were in plays as a student! Did that lead into your career now? PZ: Yes, it did lead into my career now. However, I loved movies and telev...

May 21, 2017No Comments

The Music Detail with Alex Truszkowska: Shlomo Franklin

The Music Detail with Alex Truszkowska: Shlomo Franklin

May 16, 2017

Folk singer/songwriter Shlomo Franklin “sat down” with PHHS Trailblazer writer Alexandra Truszkowska and told the best s...

13 Reasons Why the Show and Book are Different

13 Reasons Why the Show and Book are Different

May 8, 2017

On March 31, the first season of the television show 13 Reasons Why was released on Netflix. The show was an adaptation ...

“The Circle” Movie Review

“The Circle” Movie Review

May 5, 2017

The big-screen adaption of the international best-selling novel, The Circle by Dave Eggers, was released April 28. The film stars Em...

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The Eyes, Ears, and Voice of Pascack Hills High School
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