What Can Salt do to You?

Maggie M.

October 22, 2019

Disclaimer: this can only happen if you eat an excessive amount of salt like buckets of salt a day! Can a spice as popular as salt really be bad for you?       Salt is really bad for you and if you always eat it you'll start to have...

Welcome Home Spider-Man!

Brendan O.

October 22, 2019

We all know and love the famous “Web Slinger”, Spider-Man. After all, The new movie “Spider-Man: Far From Home” sold over $1.1 billion worldwide. And then……… CANCELLED “Wait? What do you mean CANCELLED?” After the Second Spider-Man movie in...

Mastering Middle School – Tips and Tricks

Heather S.

October 16, 2019

Welcome back, students of Wantagh! Just as quickly as the 2018-2019 school year came to a close, 2019-2020 is upon us, bringing with it auburn leaves and crisper breezes. Nothing goes better together than autumn and a new school year - except for may...

Outer Banks’ Wild Horses

Emma B.

September 27, 2019

This summer, I visited the Outer Banks (If you don’t know where that is, it’s a thin, long island off the coast of North Carolina and part of Virginia). I went on a guided horse tour, where you go on a Jeep/truck type vehicle a...

The Future of Snow Days

Nora T.

March 20, 2019

As almost every student believes, snow days are great.  A day of no school in the middle of a biting winter with loads of school work piling up is a good way to relax and de-stress.  Everyone loves them, they’re a day to ...

Global Hoax, or Warming up?

Lorenzo H. and Charles A.

March 5, 2019

Is Global Warming Real?   Ah... global warming. The debate that has gone on for a while and has gained some concern in the recent years about whether it is real or not. And we’re here to break the news to you, it’s r...

Valentine’s Day Survey Results

Alec S.

February 26, 2019

The survey has been finished, and the results are in! We had 55 total responses, so let’s see what everyone thought!   Question 1: What Valentine's Day gift would you want to be given?   Most people sai...

Valentine’s Day: A Holiday of Love or Money?

Nora T.

February 5, 2019

February 14th.  Valentine’s Day.  When you hear the name, you probably think of flying babies holding bow and arrows with hearts on them or heart-shaped boxes of chocolates with a heartfelt card on the inside.  You make ...

Super Blood Moon

Emma B.

January 29, 2019

On January 20th, 2019, there was a full lunar eclipse, which caused a Super Blood Moon. Super Blood Moons cause the moon to appear red or a dusty brown. This was the last full lunar eclipse until May 26, 2021 that will be visible from North America. A Super Blood Moon occurs b...

New Year’s ‘Round the World

Alec S.

January 29, 2019

As New Year’s Day passed recently, I thought it would be a good idea to find and write about New Year’s traditions in other countries.   In the United States, we watch the ball drop in Times Square. But go to a...

Christmas Traditions

Evelyn C.

January 22, 2019

Many people have different traditions for Christmas. Many people don’t celebrate Christmas at all. But no matter what you celebrate, everyone has traditions. Some fun traditions are lighting the menorah or decorating for C...

NFL Football Playoff

Emma B.

January 22, 2019

Sunday, February 3 is the 2019 Super Bowl. This week, the Colts and Texans played each other with the Colts winning 21 to 7.  In a very close game, the Cowboys beat the Seahawks 24 to 22. The Chargers and Ravens also faced off, and ...

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