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  • Submit to Lit Mag!

    Submit to Lit Mag!

    Evelyn Lowen, Sentry Staff Reporter

    January 11, 2019

    Do you like writing short stories and fiction? Need extra credit from your English teacher? Interested in writing poems or taking photos? Lit Mag is a fun and creative class. The first half of the year the students work on their own writing and creativity by doing workshops. The second half of the year is ...

  • No Fire, No Fury–Just Failure

    No Fire, No Fury–Just Failure

    Fiona Flaherty, Copy Editor

    January 9, 2019

    Last night President Trump addressed the nation in his first ever Oval Office prime-time broadcast. The speech came in light of the government shutdown of Dec 22, which was a direct result of the dispute between Trump and lawmakers over funding for border security. The nine-minute address was a last-...

    President Trump during his Oval Office prime-time broadcast. Image taken from ABC7 Chicago.

  • Mamma Mia Magic

    Mamma Mia Magic

    Fiona Flaherty, copy-editor

    December 16, 2018

    On December 13-15, Yorktown performing and visual arts brought the musical Mamma Mia! to our stage with an original and dynamic twist. This feel-good story (based on the songs of the Swedish band ABBA) of a mother and daughter on a wild wedding weekend, has captured the hearts of millions around the globe;...

    Fiona Flaherty

  • War, Peace and Cheesecake

    War, Peace and Cheesecake

    Nathan Dent, Sentry Staff Reporter

    December 7, 2018

    In the 242 years for which it has existed, the United States has had its share of fantastic riots. Truly, each generation of Americans has seen some incredible, off-the-wall, grade-A riots, with some having been lucky enough to participate in their glorious blazes of mass destruction. Among America’s ...

    Image from FOX 5 DC

  • Mass Shootings are the New Normal

    Mass Shootings are the New Normal

    Nathan Dent, Sentry Staff Reporter

    November 28, 2018

    After Nikolas Cruz walked into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida and killed 17 of his former classmates, America thought things might finally change. Students, in a state of simultaneous terror and invigoration, found their voices to advocate for their own safety, now with genu...

    The country has become accustomed to mass shootings.

    Courtesy of Time

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