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Humans of P-CEP: Marisa “Rose” Austin

Katrina Smith, Guest Writer

May 16, 2017


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She’s an inventor, a risk-taker, an exciting ball of energy waiting to explode on a new project. Meet Marisa Austin, an 18-year old junior at Salem High School who spends all the free time she can get building armor. It’s not your average “medieval” armor, it is cosplay armor. Austin gets...

Humans of P-CEP: Hectic Life of a President

Rachel Kristian, Guest Writer

May 16, 2017


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A busy day is a normal day for Allison Hurley, with running between school, Robotics Club, work and friends. She has a bright future following in her parents’ footsteps to a path of success. Hurley said, “I admire my parents the most because they are happy and successful.” Robotics started for...

Humans of P-CEP: Henry the Safe

Nick O’Donohue, Guest Writer

May 16, 2017


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He walks into the building, quickly scurries his way into the robotics team’s machine shops. He puts on his safety glasses and begins to instruct others who haven’t done so already. He nudges all of the students wearing long sleeves to roll up them up so they don’t get caught on anything. This...

Humans of P-CEP: Michelle Cirino

Bryanna Lanzilotti, Guest Writer

May 16, 2017


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Plymouth junior Michelle Cirino is a multi-sport athlete with big plans ahead of her. Playing hockey since the age of five and lacrosse since her freshman year, Cirino has chosen the sport that will take her through college as well. Cirino decided she wanted to play college lacrosse for Siena Heights...

Humans of P-CEP: Jones Lines Up to Finish Coaching Career

Annika Wang, Guest Writer

May 16, 2017


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Saying goodbye to a loved one is notoriously painful. Alan Jones, who coaches Girls Track and Field at Canton High School, is preparing to say goodbye to an entire team of loved ones. Jones coached track for the Amateur Athletic Union for 14 years before he started coaching at Canton High School, where...

Stand Against Cancer Club making a difference

Madison Taylor, Photo Editor

May 4, 2017


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There are many unique and entertaining clubs at Plymouth-Canton Educational Park, but a club that has recently joined  the list is the Stand Against Cancer Club. This club WAS started up in the beginning of March by club president, Tessa Koenigsknecht, Canton junior. Back when she was four yea...

“Barefoot In The Park” Takes on P-CEP

“Barefoot In The Park” Takes on P-CEP

Laura Westcott, Features Editor

April 27, 2017


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Corie and Paul Bratter are newlyweds living in their first home together in an apartment on the top floor of a brownstone building in New York City, and man, Paul needs to lighten up a little! For instance, maybe he should try running “barefoot in the park?” Corie sure seems to think that would be...

Laura’s Book Nook- “The Little Paris Bookshop” by Nina George

Laura Westcott, Features Editor

April 27, 2017


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Dripping with French culture and that pink frosting Parisian feel, “The Little Paris Bookshop” by Nina George is a story for anyone who craves realistic adventure close to home. The lead in the story, Monsieur Jean Perdu, calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge...

Laura’s Book Nook- 45 Pounds (More or Less)

April 27, 2017


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45 Pounds (More or Less) is a realistic and difficult portrayal of a teenager named Ann dealing with body image, humiliation (both real and in her head), and the simple pains of growing up. She’s 16 years old and a size 17, and with her aunt’s wedding looming over her shoulder and that bridesmaid dress th...

Laura’s Book Nook- “Someday, Someday, Maybe”

Laura Westcott, Features Editor

April 27, 2017


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Lorelai Gilmore wrote a book! Well, not really. The actress who plays Lorelai Gilmore in Gilmore Girls and Sarah Braverman in Parenthood, Lauren Graham, wrote a short novel about the struggles of trying to make it as an actress in New York City, called Someday, Someday, Maybe (published in 2013). It is...

Laura’s Book Nook – “Mr. Penumbra’s 24 hour bookstore”

Laura Westcott, Features Editor

April 27, 2017


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If you are like me and have a love for both literature and technology, then “Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore,” by Robin Sloan, can too easily become a new favorite. This 304-page novel centers around a young San Franciscan named Clay who is an unemployed web designer forced to get a job at an ol...

Humans of P-CEP: Christiian Leach

Humans of P-CEP: Christiian Leach

Chloe Barbosa, Deputy News Editor

April 27, 2017


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Christiian Leach Christiian Leach is a junior at Salem High School and a creative ball of energy ready to show the world what he can do. His passion lies in music, photography, film making and designing clothes. Leach and his twin brother, Kristopher, began creating and writing music in middle scho...

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