Monthly Archives: March 2014

Elementary School Nostalgia

When I was young, fire drills were an event that shook the world.

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Review: ‘If You Leave’ by Daughter bleeds emotion

I first happened upon the band Daughter when exploring the wonderful thing that is the YouTube suggestion bar. Their sound immediately drew me in and I have been listening to them continually ever since. Daughter is an indie rock, alternative, … Continue reading

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Five reasons to play the ukulele

Ukuleles have become very popular over the past few years and it is no surprise. These quaint little stringed instruments bring lots of joy and charm to those who play and listen. Here are five reasons to play the ukulele:

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Red Lion students take the stage in The Slam

By: Helen Zeidman Red Lion Senior High School Traditionally, stages are for singing and acting, but at Red Lion Senior High School the students are bringing a new art to the stage — rhyming. This year, Red Lion is hosting … Continue reading

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Origami Owl is the New Charm Bracelet

Remember when charm bracelets were the “it” jewelry to have? Origami Owl is the new version of charm bracelets. Instead of being a bracelet, Origami Owl is a necklace that you can customize according to your tastes. There are hundreds … Continue reading

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Melissa Grove, owner of Sweet Melissa’s Dream, tells of her journey on Beaver Street

Melissa Grove, shop owner of Sweet Melissa’s Dreams on 38 N. Beaver St. is from a long line of market ancestors. “I come from a market family,” she said. Generations of her family held produce vendors within Central Market York. Due to her family history … Continue reading

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How Generous are you? MercyMe’s song “The Generous Mr. Lovewell “

This weeks song features MercyMe’s  , “The Generous Mr. Lovewell .” This song describes a person who realizes how much influence they have because of the love of Jesus living inside of them. Because we have been born again, as … Continue reading

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Artist Brenda Wintermyer brings beauty through painting to York

Tucked away on the second floor of 22 N. Beaver St. is Just Brenda Art Studio. Upon entering the studio one is welcomed by vivid paintings lining the walls, a large window allowing natural light to flood the studio and … Continue reading

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Five books you need to read in high school

While perusing my school’s library the other day, I couldn’t help, but notice the numerous volumes of classics hidden away, and slowly, collecting dust. Bent, unloved, and shoved into the back depths of the wooden shelves, it was obvious these … Continue reading

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Daring to be different in “Divergent” by Veronica Roth

By Helen Zeidman Red Lion Area Senior High School This year seems to be the year of movie adaptations of books. “The Fault in Our Stars,” “Vampire Academy,” and “The Maze Runner” are all premiering in the theaters this year. … Continue reading

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