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The History of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The very first Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade took place in 1924, tying it for the second-oldest Thanksgiving parade in the United States with America’s Thanksgiving Parade in Detroit. However, back then the parade...

Behind the Making of the Viking Call Newspaper

As we continue on our high school journey virtually, many of you might be wondering how your favorite school newspaper, The Viking Call, has been created virtually! My job today is to...

COVID-19’s Effects On Mental Health

COVID-19 is deadly. That’s evident from the 200,000+ deaths recorded in the USA alone since mid-March 2020. But what impacts has it had on the world and its mental health? What about...

A Review of Emily in Paris

If you’re looking for an entertaining program to watch, the newest Netflix sensation Emily In Paris is the show for you -- it encapsulates bold fashion choices, romance, and overall drama! 

T.V. Shows & Movies to Get You Through Thanksgiving

While I cannot speak from experience, I have a general understanding of how Thanksgiving turns out: 30+ family/friends stuck in a house waiting for food that will yield in a dry turkey,...

The Success of the NBA Bubble

On March 11th, 2020, the NBA received the news that the Utah Jazz Center, Rudy Gobert, tested positive for the Coronavirus. The world was in shock, as the NBA became the first...

How is Upper Merion Dealing With Covid-19 in Sports?

What is Upper Merion doing to handle Covid-19, with sports? At the beginning of the 2020-2021 school year, it was originally said that a majority of fall sports would not be taking...

HOCO (Homecoming) In Review!

As we all know Homecoming looked very different this year compared to years past, but this does not mean that it was any less of a success. Since the beginning of the...

Does Mouthwash really help against COVID-19?

Recently a study on COVID-19 has shown that human coronaviruses are inactivated after 30 seconds of exposure to Listerine™ mouthwash. Is this a breakthrough, or just another false hope like hydroxychloroquine? Let’s...

The Holiday Times Lessons

A bright beautiful, prominent tree adorned with shiny, metallic ornaments with gifts stacked on each other, as tall as a giraffe, or a bunch of candles close together being lighted one magically...