Common Sense

Camryn Eats: Playa Bowls

Camryn Yi, Features Editor

February 4, 2020

I scream, you scream, we all scream for açai. Açai is a fruit that comes from palm trees located in South America. The açai berry is packed with lots of antioxidants, fiber, healthy fats and calcium. They also boast ...

PRINTSCREEN: Little Women, to theaters once again

Mollika Singh, Senior Graphics Editor

February 4, 2020

Little Women, Louisa May Alcott’s epitomic American children’s classic, has come to theaters yet again. Alcott’s close telling of the four March sisters’ struggle to find joy while their father serves in the Civil War, a...

The JoJo Experience: The Godnicks say hello to the new year

Monica Godnick, Editor-In-Chief

January 30, 2020

As the new decade begins, peoples’ minds are actively anticipating upcoming events, for instance, presidential elections, NASA’s plan to land on Mars, the Summer Olympics, Brexit and more. This is also a year of first...

The Week in History: Mickey Mouse’s debuts in first comic

Marisa Silverman, Managing Editor

January 29, 2020

M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E! The world’s most recognizable rodent, intrinsically connected with the Walt Disney Company, made his first appearance in a comic strip this week in 1930. Though the beloved mouse had already been...

Countywide Sports: Athletes help out the community

Miller Romm, Back Page Editor

January 3, 2020

Athletics have the power to change lives. Whether it is a Nationals player or a local high school basketball team everyone can make a difference in someone’s life. The varsity boys basketball team has taken on this challe...

Camryn Eats: Starbucks

Camryn Yi, Features Editor

January 3, 2020

Tis that time of the year where hot chocolate becomes your winter necessity. Hot chocolate is one of my favorite winter drinks due to its chocolatey, sensational flavor and cool whipped cream. Starbucks has done us the favor of ...

Printscreen: The Rhythm Section unexpectedly graces readers with its engaging thriller

Mollika Singh, Senior Graphics Editor

January 3, 2020

While, based on the title, I was initially prepared for a ragtag group of adults figuring out how to play drums, instead I was graced with a rather engrossing thriller that is difficult to put down. In The Rhythm Section b...

The JoJo Experience: Christmas with the Godnicks

Monica Godnick, Editor-In-Chief

January 2, 2020

Many of you are probably thinking, “I cannot wait one more second until winter break." This two week period of grace not only helps everyone take another breather from the increasing intensity of the school year after...

County Wide Sports: Eligibility policy made for student athletes

Miller Romm, Back Page Editor

December 12, 2019

For a student athlete to play they need at least a 2.0 GPA and have no more than two E’s. This policy has been debated by county officials and they are looking to make a change. Students argue that this policy is no...

Camryn Eats: Thanksgiving

Camryn Yi, Features Editor

December 11, 2019

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays because I get to see all my relatives who I haven’t seen for a while, as well as enjoy delicious food. Thanksgiving is a time for all families and loved ones to get together a...

The JoJo Experience: A time to give thanks

Monica Godnick, Editor-In-Chief

December 11, 2019

Thanksgiving break is so close. My mouth is already watering for the turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, and various pies that my mom makes. The food is one of the things that first comes to mind when someone mentions Than...

This Day In History: Woman named chancellor of Germany

Marisa Silverman, Managing Editor

December 4, 2019

While today may live in infamy for being the day when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, it may be rather difficult to relate that to today. A more relatable piece of history is that on today’s date in 200...

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