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Cancelled Keystone Construction

Cancelled Keystone Construction

Jane Fisher, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018


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The controversial debate over the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline has come to an official end. Recently a federal judge blocked Trump's executive order for the build. The pipeline was proposed in 2008, but had continuous issues with construction due to vetos. The proposed pipeline would have run from sout...

Tragedy Strikes the Golden State

Tragedy Strikes the Golden State

Madison Lucido, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018


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Look outside the nearest window: There are probably some leaves, a bit of snow from this past week, the skies are cloudy and it is more than likely freezing cold. A lot of people complain about the ever changing weather conditions that come along with living in the state of Michigan. What many resident...

Aliens Are Real?

Aliens Are Real?

Laura Kapolka, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018


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With the abundance of life on Earth, it is not hard to believe life could exist elsewhere too. During October of 2017, an interstellar object known as Oumuamua was identified in the solar system. Described as cigar-shaped, the unusual space debris sparked curiosity within the science community. T...

Competitive Can Drive

Competitive Can Drive

Lexi Borraccio, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018


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Rochester Adams' annual can drive is coming up, and the competition pits teachers and departments against one another. English teach, Mr. Lovalvo, is on a ling winning streak, but people still wonder if he will win once again. Adams students and teachers work hard every year to donate as much mon...

Adams Gets Patriotic

Adams Gets Patriotic

Grace Antonelli, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


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Veterans day is an important American holiday celebrated annually on November 11, highlighting the brave men and women who fought for America’s freedom.  Veterans Day, originally called Armistice day, was made a national holiday in 1938. Every year,  Adams High School focuses on honoring the local veterans. The community comes together and numerous hours...

Adams Students Save 120 Lives

Grace Ryba, Editor In Chief

November 13, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Did you save a life today? On Wednesday, November 7, Adams Student Council hosted a blood drive for the American Red Cross. The event was a complete success, with over fifty students and community members donating blood. The drive was so successful, Student Council had to stop accepting donations ...

Are Students Struggling with Screen Time

Are Students Struggling with Screen Time

Peter Massura, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

With the new Apple update IOS 12 comes a new feature in the settings: a gadget known as screen time. which displays the total time spent on the phone for the day and the average for the week. This is supposed to help smartphone users to reduce or manage screen time. After collecting data from over ...

Kavanaugh in Question

Kavanaugh in Question

Jane Fisher, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


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The conversation of Brett Kavanaugh’s guilt or innocence in his sexual assault investigation has been one of the most debated arguments in the country for months. Since the Senate hearing, many are now questioning his ability to function on the Supreme Court. According to an article written by Christine...

Business Booming in Virtual Enterprise

Business Booming in Virtual Enterprise

Abby Stone, Editor

November 7, 2018


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Imagine a class that is run by students instead of teachers. Initially, this might sound like a recipe for disaster, but it is nowhere near that in the Virtual Enterprise (VE) class. Virtual Enterprise is a course new to Rochester Adams High School as of the 2018-2019 school year. The class is run by T...

Spotlight on AP Capstone

Spotlight on AP Capstone

Kristen D’Souza, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


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Walking into the AP Seminar class at Adams is a new experience every time. On a given afternoon, students might be gathered in a circle for a conversation on gentrification. The next day, the class could be having a discussion on the Myers-Briggs personality test, organized into groups based on t...

The Women’s Wave Makes HERstory – News

The Women’s Wave Makes HERstory – News

Grace Ryba, Editor In Chief

November 7, 2018


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Leading up to election day, voters are pounded with television ads, phone calls, and mail encouraging them to go out and vote on Tuesday, November 6. Following the election, for the first time in Michigan history, women hold the most seats of the top offices in state government.   Debbie Stabenow Debbie Stabenow maintains her se...

Vine Loops Back

Vine Loops Back

Maddy Fleury, Editor In Chief

November 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

After a long day of educational endeavors and extracurriculars, one of the most trendy ways this generation has chosen to spend its free-time is on the once-popular app known as Vine. Whether users chose to make hilarious seven-second clips goofing around with their friends or simply enjoyed watching wha...

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