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Review: ‘Ocean Eyes’

Kayla Boone

December 16, 2009

Catchy, fantastical lyrics and upbeat tunes lead a listener on an imaginative journey, where he receives "hugs from ten thousand lightning bugs" as he listens to Owl City's new CD "Ocean Eyes." However, many of the songs on the CD sound extremely similar. Comparatively, there is little difference be...

Children’s shows send message to young viewers

Kayla Boone

December 14, 2009

With the rise in use of television, video games and most of all computers, children are often the target of advertising for unhealthy "junk food." Because they are infinitely more susceptible to the messages that any other age group, this has easily assisted the ever-growing child obesity rate. Many so...

Sugar: friend or foe?

Kayla Boone

November 3, 2009

With all the health food hype, many candies like Reese's Peanut Butter Cups and Twizzlers are being put to shame by dieticians. Because fats have the smallest recommended daily allowance, eating even one Reese's Peanut Butter Cup can mess up even the most dedicated dieter. With this in mind, I set to...

NHS raises funds in annual Homeless Night

October 23, 2009

Homeless Night was held on Friday, Oct. 16th on the track at Don Muench Memorial Stadium. National Honors Society members, such as president Brad DiMariano, stayed the night on the track, living in boxes and fighting the elements. Despite the cold weather, NHS members enjoyed the experience. "My fa...

Grilled or fried?

Kayla Boone

October 15, 2009

Fried chicken. Just the thought of it makes the hungry drool... and dietitians gag. Why is that? Are they over reacting, or is it as bad for you as they think it is? It doesn't seem bad. I mean, chicken is a lean meat, with a generally low fat content. It can't be too horrible, right? I decided to...

A piece of the pizza pie

Kayla Boone

September 11, 2009

It's simple to just order a pizza. We don't have time for much of anything else because someone’s working, or someone has plans, or we need to get this done, or that. Most pizza places will even bring the pizza to your house, so you don't have to get behind on your homework, or your laundry, or st...

Counting fast food calories

Kayla Boone

September 1, 2009

Fast food seems to be a staple of the average American’s diet. Always rushing, always busy, never time to go home and sit down for a nice, home cooked meal. But have you ever stopped to think which of these places are the best for you? For example, I for one assumed Arby’s was pretty healthy. ...

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