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Boys’ varsity basketball silent night

ZACH WATSON, VIDEO EDITOR

December 16, 2016


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, SPORTS, VIDEO

The boys' varsity basketball team played International Community School on Dec. 14, winning 65-60.

The cold shoulder on climate change

MELISSA PREGASEN, STAFF WRITER

December 15, 2016


Filed under EDITORIALS, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

  It’s discussed. It’s disregarded. It’s disputed.   Climate change is the most important global problem the Earth is facing. We have all heard about it, but what really is it and why is it important?   From the mid to late 20th century and forwards, increased levels of atmospheri...

Surviving the not-so-snowy season

Surviving the not-so-snowy season

CARLY SWAIN, STAFF WRITER

December 15, 2016


Filed under FOCUS, SHOWCASE

  I’m dreaming of a white Christmas, but for better or for worse, Florida will not be granting us a snowy winter. Whether warm weather is your December dream or nightmare, it is a fact of life for Floridians.   “Florida winter is very inconsistent,” science teacher Carrie Lopez said. ...

Ending droughts, defying odds and breaking records

Ending droughts, defying odds and breaking records

KEVIN WANG, BUSINESS MANAGER

December 15, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

2016 is defined by the miraculous upsets, odds-defying underdogs, broken records and ending of decades-long championship droughts in the sports world. Below are the top five greatest sporting storylines of 2016.   1) Cubs win World Series Robert Zemeckis, director of Back to the Future,...

Singers and musicians hit the right note

Singers and musicians hit the right note

VIKAS BOMMINENI, NEWS EDITOR

December 15, 2016


Filed under NEWS, SHOWCASE

   Eight talented Trinity musicians came, saw and then conquered. At the Florida Music Educators Association Conference in Tampa in their all-state ensembles, these music aficionados were selected to perform based on a written musicianship test and sight-reading music. Ranging from playing the ukulel...

Movies worth melting for

Movies worth melting for

AAVNI GUPTA, LIFESTYLES EDITOR

December 15, 2016


Filed under LIFESTYLES, SHOWCASE

Once exams are over, Christmas will be just around the corner. Put on your fuzzy socks, grab some hot chocolate, and choose a movie to put you in the Christmas mood. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) Although this movie may have been defined as a Halloween film, it no doubt has a good sense...

’Tis the season for Toys for Tots

’Tis the season for Toys for Tots

ALEXANDRE SPALLONE, STAFF WRITER

December 15, 2016


Filed under NEWS

The Toys for Tots is beginning its winter fundraiser in the greater Orlando area. The U.S. Marine Corps manages the toys. Its goal of the annual program is to help spread the joy and magic of the Christmas season to families by providing gifts for children who are less fortunate. A quick trip to any...

Road to the show

Road to the show

DREW MILLER, STAFF WRITER

December 15, 2016


Filed under SPORTS

Andrew Roberts Future College: University of Florida Age: 16 Height: 6’ 1” Weight: 175 Position: RHP, 3B Bats: Right Throws: Right                Pitches:   Fastball: 89 mph, thrown with arm side movement, tails to right-handed batter, graded 75 on the ...

Ho-ho-holiday habits

Ho-ho-holiday habits

OLIVIA DEMETRIADES, STAFF WRITER

December 15, 2016


Filed under LIFESTYLES, SHOWCASE

  Every December, millions of Americans grab the remote, ready to give up an hour and 37 minutes to watch Will Ferrell trek through New York City wearing a jacket, bright green tights and not much else. What is it about this one movie, “Elf,” that compels us to tune in, year after year, to wa...

It is the greatest time of the year

MICHAEL HULL, STAFF WRITER

December 15, 2016


Filed under SPORTS

As the weather gets colder and the school work piles up, students think and dream of Christmas break. Over the break, many students will be lying motionless on their couches for days on end. To break up the endless loop of Netflix and Christmas specials, turn on any sports channel for some great action....

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