Monthly Archives: June 2012

“Moral Orel” is religious parody turned psychological study

“I’ll see you…in my study.” Gulp. It’s a reoccurring scene throughout the first season of “Moral Orel,” preceded by whatever mishap makes Clay Puppington think his son, Orel, deserves a spanking. The problem is that Orel, a pious Protestant boy living … Continue reading

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Five things I have Accomplished this Summer Break

1. Caught up on sleep. 2. Completely messed up my sleeping cycle. When school starts it’ll be really tough to go to bed early and wake up early. 3. Read through the requirements of my summer reading and thought about starting. … Continue reading

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Poem: ‘O fairest dreams of yore’

By JULIA HLAVACIK, West York Area High School O fairest dreams of yore Take quickly to the sky May fast wings take you far from here I need you not, and this I swear. Cloud not my vision with thine … Continue reading

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Poem: ’12/4′

A poem by a Teen Takeover staffer.

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Kick off your Sunday shoes and come see Footloose!

DreamWrights Youth and Family Theatre‘s production of Footloose opened last night and will run through this Sunday. Call (717) 848-8623 to order tickets or stop by the box office before it sells out! Show times are: June 29th at 6:30, … Continue reading

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Steel Oasis Part 7

Part seven, and the story is nearing its end. Part 1: http://www.yorkblog.com/teentakeover/2012/05/16/steel-oasis-part-1/ Part 2: http://www.yorkblog.com/teentakeover/2012/05/23/steel-oasis-part-2/ Part 3: http://www.yorkblog.com/teentakeover/2012/05/31/steel-oasis-part-3/ Part 4: http://www.yorkblog.com/teentakeover/2012/06/06/steel-oasis-part-4/ Part 5: http://www.yorkblog.com/teentakeover/2012/06/14/steel-oasis-part-5/

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I got my laptop back!

Oh my, I can’t tell you how happy I was the other day when my dad walked in with my laptop! Between writing for teen takeover and taking two online courses for school, the worse thing that could have happened … Continue reading

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Parenting 101: From a teenager’s perspective

What can parents learn about parenting from their teens?

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Review: Battleship

When “Battleship” first opened at the theaters, I wasn’t very keen to see it, just because Hasbro only gets three strikes before I stop putting up with it, and those were the three Transformers movies. But on Wednesday my grandfather … Continue reading

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At the quiz bowl tournament

A high school’s quiz bowl team has a tournament adventure.

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