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The Backpack Breakdown

Ben Twohig '15, Contributor

October 28, 2014

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There have been mixed feelings over the new backpack rule. Some believe it is an appropriate rule that the school has every right to make. Others declare it hogwash. They argue that the new requirement is just another example...

Hold Phelps to a Higher Standard

Patrick Fitzgerald '15, Contributor

October 23, 2014

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Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, has once again fallen from the public’s graces after his most recent run-in with the law, a DUI in Baltimore, Maryland. Police say that he was driving an absurd 84 mph in a ...

Why Help Out at Open House?

Christopher Phillips '15, Contributor

October 20, 2014

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When I was a prospective seventh grader, I attended the open house, and I can distinctly remember my experience. I was not too keen on the idea of making the hour long commute from my quiet town on the south shore to the hustle...

Young Federalists Club Draws Surprisingly Large Turnout

BC High Onion

October 18, 2014

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In a statement on Thursday the newly-founded Young Federalists Club announced that they will be meeting after school to discuss hot button issues such as the Barbary Pirates, the Tariff of Abominations, and the redundancy of a...

SAT Prep Worth the Time

SAT Prep Worth the Time

October 16, 2014

Mite Box Falls Short

Mite Box Falls Short

October 14, 2014

A Farewell to Shorts

A Farewell to Shorts

October 10, 2014

Trading Flash for Functionality

Will Doyle '15, Contributor

October 6, 2014

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New Vending Machine Review As BC High students returned to start the year, they were greeted by an unexpected change—a new vending machine. Replacing the old snack machine, that almost never worked anyway, was a new machine...

#X: It Can Wait

Tanner Gildea '15, Contributor

October 6, 2014

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Over the past few months AT&T has launched a media campaign dubbed “It Can Wait,” an effort to reduce the use of cellphones by young drivers behind the wheel. Here in Massachusetts, texting while driving is already illegal...

No Midterms, No Problem?

Jack Ditomassi '15, Contributor

October 6, 2014

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With every new school year at BC High, a new wave of incoming students joins our community in addition to the many changes added within our school system. Two years ago, every student was required to purchase an iPad. Last...

BC High Prepares for Code Red

Sean Larsen '17, Contributor

September 30, 2014

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Lockdown drills are used in schools to test the readiness of the staff and students in case of an emergency. In today's society, it seems more and more likely that these drills are needed in order to keep students safe in case...

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