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Cross-contamination and AirPods: The dirty truth

Cross-contamination and AirPods: The dirty truth

January 2, 2020

Many students at hills wear AirPods through the hall and in classes. AirPods get dirty really fast especially the case.  Some students share their AirPods with other students and cross-contaminate each ot...

Winter skin care

Winter skin care

January 2, 2020

It is important that each and every individual assembles a good skincare routine for themselves, in order to maintain a hydrated and glowing complexion. 

January horoscopes

January horoscopes

December 29, 2019

Aquarius (January 21- February 18)       The influence of the planets is saying that this month will be rather slow and you will lose some of your ambition. However, this only means that you should try harder to keep your head hel...

December Horoscopes

December Horoscopes

December 8, 2019

Sagittarius (November 22- December 21): This month, Jupiter will be arriving to the midpoint of your house of friends. This means that this is your time to mix and mingle with other people that may be o...

Two Weeks, Three Countries: A Travel Experience

Two Weeks, Three Countries: A Travel Experience

December 3, 2019

A two-week European vacation is not a common experience for the typical teenager. However, in the Pascack Hills community, many are lucky enough to travel and explore the lands that are discussed in his...

Five Fall Festivities in New York City That Can’t Be Missed

Five Fall Festivities in New York City That Can’t Be Missed

November 3, 2019

From weekends to long breaks, students have opportunities to be a New York City tourist throughout autumn. If they are not busy with their studies, they can take a drive with their family or friends and...

Not Your Typical High School Sweethearts: The Goodmans

February 14, 2019

Sometimes you meet your soulmate in high school, however that doesn’t mean you are still necessarily enrolled in high school. This was the case for, Doug Goodman and Janet Goodman, teachers who met when ...

Love at New Teacher Orientation: The Buccos

February 14, 2019

Whether Valentine’s day is spent with a significant other, or your closest friends and family, the holiday is at the forefront of the minds of Pascack Hills students. However, the students aren’t ...

A pair of AirPods and their case

AirPods: The Ubiquitous Product of Pascack Hills

February 1, 2019

You’re sitting at your desk, doing some homework while jamming out to your favorite tunes with the aid of your simple, classic earbuds. In the middle of a pre-calculus problem, you accidentally throw...

Body Shaming is Out, Self-Love is In

Body Shaming is Out, Self-Love is In

December 20, 2018

This past year, the portrayals of self love and appreciation for others have been very relevant. Whether it is seen in videos clogging up our feed, our favorite Netflix show, or even a recently releas...

What came in my box included the following: BEARPAW Combo Set: Headband and Pop-Top Glove Duo, Lele Sadoughi Silver Necklace with Circle Pendant, PÜR™ Cosmetics Be Your Selfie Palette, WAY OF WILL Elevate Essential Oil Set: Sweet Orange Oil & Eucalyptus Oil, Thrive Causemetics Brilliant Eye™ Brightener in Stella, AHAVA Hydration Cream Mask, Mark & Graham Colorblock Throw, Blaq Eye Masks with Hyaluronic Acid, and Dr. Brandt Microdermabrasion Age Defying Exfoliator.

FabFitFun: A Redemption

December 20, 2018

Although my previous conclusions ended with an F on the FabFitFun report card, I’ve decided to take another look into this season’s version of the patterned box. Filled with goodies for a girl who has...

Photo by Jenna Chiavelli

Horoscopes for the Month of November

November 7, 2018

Scorpio (October 23- November 21) This is your month, Scorpio. This month you will receive essential power and resources that you have been wanting for a while. This power may not be visible to oth...