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Board in front of Counselor Office: Due dates and suggestions for getting college applications in time. September 20, 2023.

Guide to: Common App

Elizabeth Tran, Staff Writer | October 2, 2023

           Applying to college can be stressful for senior students and their parents. However, with the Common App, students can apply to multiple colleges and universities at once by creating a profile highlighting their best skills.            College and career counselor Mrs. Pamela...

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Key Club: Welcoming new members to the club! Key Club having its first meeting, the club meets every Tuesday at two o’clock, after school in the cafe, September 12, 2023.

Clubs Around the Corner

Rumeysa Bayram and Gracie Brogan | October 2, 2023

           Now that classes are settled and sports have officially begun, it's time for students to establish their pick of the numerous clubs and extracurriculars offered at Foran.             Foran's variety of clubs offer opportunities to practice any interest one might have. With...

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The Original: Photo of the original Sundae House from when it opened, 1960’s.

Sixty Years of Sundae Smiles

Celebrating 60 Years of The Sundae House
Gianna Weaver and Ellie Pasacreta | October 2, 2023

           Milford’s family-owned and operated ice cream spot has been a summertime staple for countless families. The Sundae House, located on 499 New Haven Ave., is celebrating their sixtieth anniversary of sundae smiles.             In 1963, Angelina Simone–The Sundae House’s...

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Yelling in Yellow: The student section wearing yellow/gold to support Alex’s Lemonade Stand, September 8, 2023.

Taking A Stand Against Childhood Cancer

Elle Philpott and Kelsey Kiely | September 28, 2023

          Everyday, 47 children are diagnosed with cancer in the United States alone. Alex’s Lemonade Stand (ALSF) raises funds, awareness and a glass of lemonade to help kids fighting cancer. The goal of ALSF is to support the children and families that are impacted by the harsh reality of childhood...

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Difference of a Year: Cass and Ted Philpott a year after the attacks getting married, October 19, 2002

Remembering 9/11

A recount of the 9/11 Attacks from a Connecticut Mother
Elle Philpott, Social Media and Business Manager | September 15, 2023

           At 8:46 AM on September 11, 2001 the first plane hit the World Trade Center’s North tower beginning the events that will never be forgotten to this day. As people around the world remember those who have passed or honor those who served or helped on that day, it is important to remember...

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History Captured Forever: Mrs. Blake in front of the Twin Towers with her family, a few days before the attacks. September 5-9th, 2001.

Mrs. Blake Interview

9/11 Hearing from those Who Remember
Isabella Palisi, Staff Writer | September 14, 2023

           Mrs. Blake (formerly Ms. Hoffer) was in the second grade when the 9/11 attacks happened. That day, she left for school as if it was a normal day. Both of her parents worked in New York, her mother was near the Twin Towers. At 8:46 that morning, her principal came in over the loudspeaker...

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Donna Halcott: August 20, 2023.

“No Day Shall Erase you From the Memory of Time”

Ellie Pasacreta, Staff Writer | September 13, 2023

           “It did not seem possible that something of this magnitude could happen in our country,” Donna Halcott says.“It was a massive wake up, call, and an end to naïveté.”             On September 11, 2001 at 8:41 am, horror struck on New York City. What seemed like any...

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Mrs. Dawn Davis: Staff Yearbook Photo of Mrs. Davis.

Remembering Ms. Davis

Jocelyn Gonzalez and Dabi Lee | June 13, 2023

          Ms. Dawn Davis was a science teacher dear to the Foran community who touched many young minds, friends, and family alike. On April 5, 2023, Ms. Davis passed away after a long battle with an illness.            Davis began teaching at Foran in 1995 and has since left a lasting...

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Colleen Ardolino will be playing soccer at Bryant University this fall.

College Bound Athletes

Kylee Payne and Luci Cappello | June 13, 2023

          This year 12 seniors are committed to continue their athletic and academic careers at the collegiate level. Commitments vary in division, with a total of three Division I commits, three Division II commits, and six Division III commits stemming from Foran’s athletic teams.     ...

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Family Ties: Matt, Sawyer, and the rest of the Miller family enjoy a night out .

Passing the Torch

Senior Siblings Memories and Advice
Chris Adkins and Joseph DeFreitas | June 7, 2023

          One of the most important connections has always been the older and younger sibling duo. With seniors getting ready to graduate in the spring and many underclassmen siblings only just beginning their high school journeys, many impactful memories and farewells are in store.       ...

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Ready For The Next Step: Jonna Lord poses after committing to Sacred Heart University for D1 Cheerleading and business. April 25, 2023.

On To a New Chapter

Future Careers for Seniors Entering Their Prime Years
Haley Stroffolino and Isabella Palisi | June 2, 2023

          As seniors embark on a new journey after high school, they look forward to creating the rest of their life. For some, it's going into education, or continuing their sports career. Let's look at how they got there, and how they decided what profession to join.            In order...

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Rock Painting: The seniors paint their handprints on the rock outside of Foran the day before school starts, August 30, 2023.

Foran Flashbacks: Seniors’ Favorite Memories

Chloe Nittoly and Hannah Salsbury | June 2, 2023

          As the school year comes to a close, the class of 2023 prepares to graduate and start their lives outside of high school. The seniors reflect on their time at Foran, thinking about the best memories they have made here and what they will miss the most.            Carolina Burcio...

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