Round1

Round1

Katie Le, Contributor

May 22, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Featured

To gain back popularity at the mall, Round1 will be opening in the near future. Lincoln’s Gateway mall is changing with stores relocating and new shops opening up. A fast-growing entertainment company recently decided to open their first location in the shopping complex. The mall announced a few mo...

Commuting from Home vs Living on Campus

Commuting from Home vs Living on Campus

Wendy Forlemu

May 18, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E

After high school, students have a choice of attending a college or not. The United States Bureau of Labour Statistics reports that only seventy percent of high school graduates attend a college or university. The students that do attend college have the option of either commuting to school from home...

Vine

Vine

Katie Le, Contributor

May 1, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Op-Ed

Saying goodbye to Vine in 2017 was not easy. For four years, Vine was one of the best sources of entertainment. Vine was a social media platform where people were allowed to share their humor in six second clips. It was extremely popular with over 200 million active users. Vine helped users build their c...

The weirdest world records achieved in history

The weirdest world records achieved in history

Fatima Al-Sammak, Editor-in-Chief

April 16, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E

Every year, new world records are added to the books while others get broken. Among the new world records that get created, there seem to always be a few that may be considered strange or unique; records that many people would have never thought to even exist. So here is a recollection of some of the...

How Many Licks Does it Take to Get to the Center of a Tootsie Pop?

How Many Licks Does it Take to Get to the Center of a Tootsie Pop?

Wendy Forlemu

April 9, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Q&A

A Northeast student asked, "How many licks does it take to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop?" The question we have all been dying to know might have just been answered. While the New York Post claims that it would take about 2,500 licks to get to the middle of a Tootsie pop, Tootsie.com says something...

Most Successful YouTubers

Most Successful YouTubers

Katie Le, Contributor

April 6, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Featured

YouTube is amongst the most popular video-sharing websites where people can upload content such as vlogs, gaming, cooking, music videos, sports clips and much more. Ever since YouTube launched back in 2005, celebrities known as “YouTubers” arose. Individuals became famous through the content they...

Why Are Teens So Tired?

Why Are Teens So Tired?

Kaylie Hill, Contributor

March 29, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E

Yawns. Eye-rubbing. Heads on desks. These are all common sights in a typical high school first period classroom. Furthermore, they can be seen all throughout the day, as teenagers continue to drag through their classes. Teachers see it as lazy, parents see it as angsty, but is it really just a skewed ...

Black Panther: A Review

Black Panther: A Review

Wendy Forlemu

March 29, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Featured

Movies like Guardians of the Galaxy, the Avengers, Ironman and Captain America are a few of the best and legendary Marvel movies created. Just when these movies can not get any better, Marvel releases Black Panther. Directed by Ryan Coogler, the new movie has critics raging with excitement. This movie...

Has Cursing Lost Its Shock Value?

Has Cursing Lost Its Shock Value?

Katie Le

March 1, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Featured

Simply stubbing a toe may cause one to blurt out profanity. Or maybe someone driving slow may cause annoyance and create the need to cuss the driver out. In any given situation, people tend to curse whether it is on purpose or unintentionally. Curse words have become a part of everyday language for s...

17 Year Old Olympic Gold Medalist

17 Year Old Olympic Gold Medalist

Katie Le

March 1, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Featured

Chloe Kim is the daughter of Korean parents who emigrated to the United States of America in pursuit of the ¨American Dream¨ back in 1982 with only $800 in their pocket. To help Chloe find a passion, he started Chloe in snowboarding when she was 4 years old. Her father sacrificed everything for the s...

Graffiti Around Northeast

Graffiti Around Northeast

Thomas Larsen

February 28, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E

From the writing on the desks to the paint on the walls, it can be seen just about everywhere you look. Graffiti. Northeast High School has had its fair share of it. It’s not a new problem. In fact, there were cases of graffiti not long after the founding of the school. It seems that there was alw...

Fun Things to do Before Entering College

Fun Things to do Before Entering College

Fatima Al-Sammak, Editor-in-Chief

November 21, 2017


Filed under 2017-2018, A&E, Featured

Senior year of high school is undoubtedly one of the hardest years of a teenager’s life. From scholarships, to college applications, to doing assignments for classes every night, most students find it difficult to find something relaxing and fun to do. So here are a few suggestions from Mr. Stading,...

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