Author: MaryBeth Marchena

In Memory of Greg Pellinger

Hopatcong, like any school, has cliques and groups and divisions. Only someone like Greg was able to break down these walls with the brightest smile and personality. Whatever religion we are, our prayers go out to his family today. Greg,…

Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time

Robin Hood better watch out because another master thief is ready to steal the stage— literally!  Sly Cooper, who first appeared in the 2002 Sucker Punch game Sly Cooper and the Thievius Raccoonus, is finally back in his long awaited…

MaryBeth’s Gaming Corner

In 1996, Tomb Raider became one of the most memorable series in gaming, putting itself right up next to Sonic the Hedgehog and Pokemon by presenting the Sega Saturn and PlayStation with the no-nonsense, dino-battling Lara Croft.  In March 2013,…

I Am Storm

  Student Response: In the Voice of the Storm Thor Odison, Norse god of lightning once said, “For I am lord of the winds and the storm! Thunder and lightning are my hunting dogs and rain is my whip.”  How…