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Ford, Making Detroit a Home

Ford, Making Detroit a Home

David Flowney, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Detroit, also known as the motor city, is the comeback city of America. The comeback is alive and companies are helping out in the effort. The company that stands out the most is Ford motor company. Ever since the race riots of 1943, the city has never been the same. The riots started because of r...

College Cheating Scandal

College Cheating Scandal

Madison Lucido, Staff Writer

April 16, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Spring is just around the corner and this puts a lot of pressure on high school seniors who are currently making final decisions on where they will be attending school in the fall. The idea of cheating in order to reach certain successes is old news, but what about cheating your way into being admitted in...

The Political Debate On Climate Change

The Political Debate On Climate Change

Madison Lucido, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase

Each day, news on different topics are touched on over live television by news anchors. Some topics are very important, while others are not important at all. One of the most prevalent topics that should be making headlines, and be declared a worldwide emergency, is climate change. Also known as gl...

Horrors of Neverland

Horrors of Neverland

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Uncategorized

The newly released documentary, Leaving Neverland, is far from fairies and imaginary creatures. Leaving Neverland is a two-part, four-hour-long series, recounting the stories of two men who experienced sexual abuse from the “King of Pop,” Michael Jackson, at his Neverland Ranch in Santa Barbara,...

Trump Muller Report

Trump Muller Report

Joe Riera, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Since 2017, U.S. attorney Robert Mueller III has been conducting a special investigation into Russia’s possible interference with the 2016 presidential election of Donald Trump. On March 24, 2019, a decision in this seemingly endless case was reached. It was decided that due to a lack of evidence in...

Daylight Savings Time Legislative Act

Daylight Savings Time Legislative Act

Amanda Mazzuchi, Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Many people living in parts of the United States encounter daylight savings time the beginning of March. Many go through the semi-annual ritual of winding the clocks forward , and then, in autumn, moving them back an hour. Some places across the world are opting to abolish daylight savings time al...

Amity Scholar Spotlight: Dominik Bauer

Amity Scholar Spotlight: Dominik Bauer

Abby Stone, Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

This year, Rochester Adams High School German students had the opportunity to enrich their education of Germany and the German language even further. Through the Amity Scholar Program, the German students got the chance to meet Dominik Bauer. The Amity Institute is a program that builds international fr...

Brands and Body Positivity

Brands and Body Positivity

Jane Fisher, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

In a culture filled with Twitter cancelling celebrities, many brands have taken the opportunity to be more inclusive in branding and sales, while other brands may suffer consequences for refusal to reform. Some in today’s society are integrating the belief that there is no wrong way for a person's b...

RCS Readers Duke it Out: Battle of the Books

RCS Readers Duke it Out: Battle of the Books

Kristen D’Souza, Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Ready, set, read: The RCS PTSA invites students to compete and win prizes in the second annual Battle of the Books event, hosted at Adams High School, on April 26th. The Battle of the Books is a year-long program in which students are encouraged to read and analyze a selection of young-adult novels. ...

Zombie Deer

Zombie Deer

Peter Massura, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

In recent months, a new threat has risen in the United States. Many are calling it “Zombie Deer Disease,” but its official name is Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). Brought to light by social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook, CWD has been illustrated through videos and m...

A Historic Season For Rochester United Hockey

A Historic Season For Rochester United Hockey

Maverick Falconer, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Groundbreaking history was made by this season´s Rochester United hockey team. Rochester United (RU) is a high school hockey team whose players consist of Rochester and Rochester Adams high school athletes. Their 2018-2019 regular season  and playoff run was impressive, and they are likely to go dow...

Companies Teaming Up Against Pollution

Companies Teaming Up Against Pollution

Laura Kapolka, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

As the utilization of single-use plastic bottles increases, so does the criticism for plastic pollution, convincing major companies to team up in order to reduce their output of single-use plastic products. Starting this summer, companies including Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Nestlé, and Procter & Gam...

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