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  • Blake hosts first cross country meet on Thursday, September 17. Go Bears! Fall Play will be announced on Friday at 4:00. What will the play be?

Scooters on the move

Scooters on the move

Jonah Halper, Contributing Writer

November 2, 2018

Bird along with Lime, Skip, and Spin, are some of the leading companies for scooter rental. Bird, on their mobile app, describes the scooters as something that you can use for "your work commute, across college campuses, with friends, or simply just to spread your wings and get some fresh air!" All of ...

Evaluating Accomplishments and Shortcomings of Government Spending

Everything in government has to do with budgets, spending or deficits. It’s all about the money and how it’s managed.

Sean Ericson, Copy Editor

December 3, 2015

“This process stinks.” That’s how Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan described the constant flirting with the ledge of shutdown or default that has plagued political debates about the U.S. budget over the past few years. “This is not how we should be doing the people’s business,...

It turns out money may buy happiness, sometimes

Stuart Patterson, Staff Writer

June 1, 2013

Does money bring you happiness?  According to a recent study, it can. Evidently statistics show that well earning more money might not make you happier day to day, but if richer people look at their lives overall, they rate them more positively than those who make less money. Elizabeth Dunn, associ...

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