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Oliver Ardrey

Oliver Ardrey, Staff Writer

     My name is Oliver Ardrey, I'm a senior at Foran High School. I'm on the wrestling and lacrosse team. I'm also a part time cashier at Rite Aid. On the weekend you will see me chilling with the boys or doing my homework. 

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Guitar on the beach:: Leighton Whaley playing guitar on his porch in Milford, CT. early in the morning, May 8, 2022.

Student Spotlight: Leighton Whaley

Creating Music Amongst the Youth
June 1, 2022

          Student Leighton Whaley is a senior at Foran during the day, and a guitar player and songwriter at night. Whaley occupies his time with an array of activities from going to the gym to creating music.           Whaley began playing guitar in 2016 when he first started playing the...

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Salt In Stock: De-icing salt in stock at stores to prepare for the upcoming ice soon to cover the roads.

[Photo] The Effect of Salt on Cars

February 7, 2022

Salt In Stock: De-icing salt in stock at stores to prepare for the upcoming ice soon to cover the roads.

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Trey Deitelbaum on second after a standup double. Photo Courtesy: Bob Young.

Deitelbaum Commits to Bryant University

December 22, 2021

     Senior varsity pitcher Trey Deitelbaum announced his commitment to Bryant University on October 17, 2021. Trey has been trying to reach his goal of getting an offer to play baseball in college and Bryant was the second school to give him scholarship.       Deitelbaum’s statistics from...

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Chest Day -  Will gets a lift off for a heavy set on an incline bench.

Student Spotlight: Will Heitmann

Taking on a Body-Builder Diet
November 4, 2021

     Senior Will Heitmann is a high school student during the day, and a gym enthusiast and Rite Aid cashier by night. Heitmann is busier than the average student juggling school, a part-time job, all while working towards his goals in the gym.       To achieve his goals, Heitmann meal preps...

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A house that uses solar power in everyday life. Photo courtesy: Reid Waldron, May 19, 2021.

Solar Panels Saving Energy

Are They Worth It?
June 8, 2021

     Being in a house with the heat on, watching Netflix or the big game could be ideal to many people, but this habit uses loads of energy. This energy is mostly coming from fossil fuels, which ends up creating greenhouse gases. These gases are a major contributor to climate change.       The...

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Sonic in Milford has very good Milkshakes

Examine Milford’s Ice Cream Options

April 11, 2021

     One of the greatest joys of summer is eating ice cream or drinking a cold milkshake from your favorite ice cream shop. To help start off the spring season here are some top picks for ice cream or milkshakes in Milford, Connecticut. There are many good ice cream places in Milford such as Scoopy...

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A battle of the East, the New Orleans Pelicans face off against the Brooklyn Nets in a regular season matchup. Photo courtesy: Ian Eisenman July 22, 2020.

Houston Rockets trade Superstar James Harden in Blockbuster Deal

January 15, 2021

     The Houston Rockets on January 14 sent arguably one of their best players of the previous decade James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets. This trade didn't just involve the two teams, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Indiana Pacers were also involved.       James Harden's numbers with the Houston...

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Take it to the corner: The New York Giants take on the Dallas Cowboys in a divisional rivalry in 2019. Photo courtesy of Oliver Ardrey.

2021 NFL Playoffs: The Expansion of Teams

January 6, 2021

     This has been a crazy year for sports and as the NFL playoffs start, here is everything you need to know about the changes in the expansion of teams, new rules, and the new bracket.      This year, the NFL has decided to implement a new playoff format. For many years, just 12 teams have...

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