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88.1 the Park Holds Annual Auction

Kealani Tapp, Business Manager

May 23, 2019

88.1 the Park hosted its annual Radio Auction Saturday, May 18. Local businesses, including restaurants, salons, cleaning services and many others donated items for bidding with Community Financial as the title sponsor. Gift cards, event tickets and signed memorabilia were just some of the things up...

Humans Aren’t the Only Thing that Shrink with Old Age

Lauren Martin, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

Over the last hundreds of thousands of years, the moon has began to cool and shrink. The moon’s interior is shrinking due to the cooling that’s causing thrust faults, or “wrinkles” to form on the crust. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) explains these thrust faults as, “one ...

Boeing’s Final Nosedive

Jasmine Pearson, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

On Mar. 10th, the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 malfunctioned only moments after take-off from Addis Ababa resulting in the simultaneous deaths of all 157 passengers. Nevertheless the current tragedy, eight months prior a similar travesty occurred in Indonesia in October. The Lion Air Flight 610 also cr...


Cameron Lindsay and Jordyn Audi

March 20, 2019

Snowcoming, also known as  “the fourth homecoming,” took place on Feb. 8 in Canton High School’s cafeteria. Students from all four academic years could attend. Snowcoming is considered the “last hoorah” to many seniors who attend since the individual schools’  homecomings are back-to-back ...

Second-Annual Plymouth Congress Benefit Concert

Cora Wallen, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2019

On Feb. 13, 2019, many talented singers and musicians from the Park came together and performed in the Plymouth High Congress Second Annual Coffeehouse Concert. This was a charity event held from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Canton Cafeteria. All proceeds went to the National Alliance on Mental Ill...

Losing Our Forty-First President

Laurence Yang, Copy Editor

February 27, 2019

With the recent passing of George H.W. Bush on November 30, 2018, the United States lost its forty-first president. Not only was Bush an excellent countryman, but his professional career and achievements also rival those of legend. At the ripe old age of 94, Bush passed shortly after his wife, Barbara...

Beloved Salem Spanish Teacher Passes Away After Battle With Cancer

Beloved Salem Spanish Teacher Passes Away After Battle With Cancer

Cora Wallen, Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2019

Joan Kalish, beloved Spanish teacher and Salem staff member, passed away on Feb. 9, 2019 in her battle with cancer. Late December 2018, Mrs. Kalish was diagnosed with ovarian cancer and had to take a leave from teaching to begin and adjust to her treatments. She went through this time surrounded by fam...

Harsh Weather Delays School Schedule

Lilli Keehn and Amanda Mancuso

February 14, 2019

Plymouth-Canton Community Schools closed on Wednesday, Jan. 23. Due to inclimate weather, P-CCS deemed it unsafe for students to attend school. For students at the Park, Jan. 23 marked the first day of finals. While having an extra day of studying seemed great, a new schedule for final exams was not r...

PARC Failed Proposal and Effects on Students

Lilli Keehn, Copy Editor

December 11, 2018

The Plymouth Arts and Recreation Complex, better known as the PARC, is one of Plymouth’s newer additions to the city. According to the PARC’s website, their mission is to “enrich lives through quality arts, education and recreation programs for all ages.” The PARC attempts to achieve this goal t...

Classic Cars Roll into Canton for a Second Year

Cora Wallen, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2018

For the second year in a row, The Antique Cars of America and The Horseless Carriages of America made a pit stop at Canton High School on their tour from Lansing to Greenfield Village. On Sept. 7 students, teachers and car enthusiasts alike came to the Auto Shop to enjoy these sustained pieces of histo...

Dunkin Donuts Name Change

Amanda Mancuso, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Dunkin Donuts changed its name, and people have mixed feelings about it.   Dunkin’ Donuts has announced that they have changed their company name to only Dunkin’.   On September 25, the company tweeted out,“It’s official: we’re going by Dunkin’ now. After 68 years of A...

District reviews LGBT policies, books in elementary schools and new propositions for gender neutral facilities

Sebastien Ostertag, Opinion Editor

June 15, 2018

  The Sexual Education Advisory Committee at Plymouth Canton Community Schools recently gave its members a document detailing some of the policies that they got from the state, which could be implemented at P-CCS in the next few years. The policies were joined by a proposed effort to move books...

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