Author: Alex Lekhtman

Marijuana: the Medicinal Question

While for decades marijuana has been an illegal recreational drug for people, young and old alike, we are seeing today our society’s slow embrace of its other, still controversial use: as a medical treatment. In early December last year, the…

Where Are They Going, Where Have They Been?

The senior class student council just does not receive the respect it is owed. Five courageous seniors–Dione Lalo, Ashley Cole, Alex Lieberman, Melissa Valle, and Kelly Salazar–take upon themselves the daunting task of navigating their entire class through the storm-tossed sea…

Hurricane Pummels Hopatcong

Superintendent Ponders Aftermath Students might think that  the closing of Hopatcong schools for two and a half weeks is an inconvenience on their summer schedule. They might even scowl at being asked to give up Martin Luther King Jr. Day…