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Homecoming Dress Trends for 2014

Homecoming 2014 is rapidly approaching and finding the perfect dress is critical to make the night perfect. Pick a dress that makes you stand out from the crowd. Here are some hot trends for homecoming 2014:

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17 things I’ve learned in 17 years

Two years ago, for my 15 birthday, I wrote a blog post about 15 things I had learned in 15 years. Today, on my 17 birthday, I found myself revisiting that old list and particularly enjoying some of the things … Continue reading

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What senioritis does to prepare you for the future

Senior year is that most mystical time of a young person’s life where they walk into a school on day one and realize that they’re less willing to do work than they were on the last day of last year. But … Continue reading

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Summer jobs at summer camp

A typical teenage summer can be comprised of lazy days relaxing pool side, hanging out with friends and de-stressing from the hectic grind of the school year. But those days spent soaking up the sun can be quickly darkened by … Continue reading

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What you need to know about the protests in Ferguson

The death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was unarmed when shot and killed by a Ferguson, Mo. police officer, has sparked national outcry and protests by people who believe Brown, an African-American, was killed from alleged racial discrimination These protests … Continue reading

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Seven fun things to do and see in Washington, D.C.

  This summer was my first trip to Washington D.C. for the United States Junior National AAU basketball championships. The tournament was held at the Washington D.C Convention Center. There were more than 200 teams playing on 30 courts. Basketball … Continue reading

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Introduction

Well to start, I’d like to tell you something’s about myself. I recently turned 16, I attend Central York High School and my name is Spencer Blake. One of my favorite topics to write about is sports. This is most … Continue reading

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Mazematician amazes vacationers in North Carolina

  While on vacation in Sunset Beach, North Carolina, a beach goer might stumble upon the artwork of mazematician Aaron Gutknecht. Gutknecht, originally from Arnold, near New Kensington, Pennsylvania, creates his own original sand mazes by using just a trusty … Continue reading

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Searching for the right college isn’t as easy as ‘Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo’

College. Boy is that a loaded word. To high school freshmen, it signifies the freedom from your parents and being treated like a kid that lays just out-of-reach. To parents, it’s the moment your baby girl or boy becomes an … Continue reading

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The Achterbergs’ Airtight, Holistic Guide to Pest Removal

Everybody remember February? Back when the ground was brittle and the air went 20 below with windchill? The invertebrates survived that, somehow, and they’ve got no more objections to the air so thick and still it might as well be … Continue reading

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