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Students Rejoice Over Shortened February Break

By Caleb Friedman ‘23, Staff Writer Recently, the Heschel Administration decided that February break will only encompass two days. Usually, students are given a whole week to relax and take vacations, but this year, the break was shortened because the administration wanted to make sure students weren’t having too much […]

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Students Begin Lunch Line Training

By Eliza Fisher ‘23, Assistant Features Editor With this year’s hybrid learning, the Cater to You lunch staff delivers Heschel student lunches to their respective pod rooms. Students haven’t had the true lunch experience of choosing a meal on the spot or waiting on line. That is why some have […]

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Dose of History: Happy New Year!

By Alexandra Wenger ‘21, Features Editor Let’s talk about New Year’s. You might be thinking, “Lexi, I know absolutely everything I need to know about that! I watch the fireworks and the ball drop, make resolutions, kiss people at midnight, and sing ‘Auld Lang Syne’ if I’m feeling particularly reckless.” […]

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The Fate of Movie Theaters

By Morris Matalon ‘24, Contributing Writer Since the start of the pandemic in March, New York City big-screen movie theaters have been closed as a way to curb the spread of the virus amongst large groups of people. This has posed an obstacle to film studios and film distributors who […]

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Saving Winter

Gemma Levy 2022 and Sadie Mank 2022, Staff Writers The impending winter feels like impending doom for many; the sun makes brief appearances, the darkness consumes, and most of the loopholes people have found for coping with the pandemic have gone out of season. Combating the unfortunate side effects of […]

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TV Show Review: The Mandalorian

By Charlie Lebwohl ‘23, Contributing Writer Though the series is not without its faults, The Mandalorian is overall an enjoyable watch for many of the same reasons the first Star Wars movies were. Season two sees the Mandalorian trying to find a Jedi to train Baby Yoda – taking the […]

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Breakfast Tacos Recipe

By Anna Khorets ‘22 and Shoshana Sugerman ‘22, Online Editor and Staff Writer respectively We discovered this recipe at Pancake House in Edgewater, New Jersey, but we put our own twist on it. It’s great for hectic mornings, as it’s quick to make, but it’s just as delicious at any […]