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Trump’s 1st Controversial Travel Ban

Trump’s 1st Controversial Travel Ban

By: Brianna Henry, Staff Reporter

Not long after entering the White House, President Donald Trump made an executive order, upsetting people all over the world. Now, for those who don’t know, an executive order is an official statement from the preside...  Read More »

Feb 22 • No Comments

2017’s Historic Women’s March

2017’s Historic Women’s March

By: Taylor Marsico, Staff Reporter

On January 21, 2017, the day after President Donald Trump came to office, a women’s march was held in support of women’s rights and in opposition to Trump’s inauguration. Although mainly focused in Washington, D.C., th...  Read More »

Feb 12 • No Comments

  • Understanding the Flint Michigan Water Crisis February 11, 2017
  • Donald Trump Press Conference Summary January 19, 2017
  • Trump’s Cabinet Picks January 11, 2017

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School Life

Teacher Spotlight: Mrs. Franks

By: Mabel Takona, Staff Reporter

This school year, Thornton Donovan has a load of new faces, and not just students. New teachers have joined the academic staff at TD. One of the teachers, Ms. Franks, TD’s newest music teacher, sat down to talk about her expe...  Read More »

Dec 21 • No Comments

  • T-D’s Upcoming Holiday Luncheon December 19, 2016
  • Return of the Overlook Lounge December 7, 2016
  • Student’s Methods of Relaxing for Exams November 18, 2016

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Lower School Report

iPhone 7: The Safe Choice

By: Celso Silva, Staff Reporter

The new iPhone 7 got a lot of people excited. According to CNET.com, some new facets of the iPhone 7 include the following: Improved camera and photo quality Wate...  Read More »

Dec 31

Pokémon GO for the Tech World

Pokémon GO for the Tech World

By: Celso Silva, Staff Reporter

When Pokémon GO was released in the US on July 6, 2016, millions of people began to catch Pokémon on their phones. By August 12, according to Businessofapps...  Read More »

Oct 26

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Sports

Entering the NFL Playoffs: Where Does Your Team Stand?

Entering the NFL Playoffs: Where Does Your Team Stand?

By: Kristen Narain, Staff Reporter

The 2016-2017 NFL season is soon coming to an end, with many teams trying to take the champion title of Super Bowl LI. Eight of the thirty-two teams have already secured their...  Read More »

Dec 23 • No Comments

Girls’ Volleyball: The Battle against EF Academy

Girls’ Volleyball: The Battle against EF Academy

By: Mabel Takona, Staff Reporter

EF Academy’s volleyball players are not strangers to T-D’s Lions. In fact, T-D played and lost against the team during their last volleyball season in the fall of 2015. How...  Read More »

Nov 14 • No Comments

Rugby Game Ends in Stalemate

Rugby Game Ends in Stalemate

By: Xavier Rogers, Staff Reporter

I'd like to call the first game we played at Keio Academy on October 30th, a “learning curve”. The team that we played against was very prepared and had a solid defens...  Read More »

Nov 10 • No Comments

  • Another Win for the Lions! November 10, 2016
  • Volleyball: TD Lionesses For The Win October 5, 2016
  • Thornton-Donovan starts tennis program as newest sport March 31, 2015

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Entertainment

Review: Take a Trip to “La La Land”!

Review: Take a Trip to “La La Land”!

By: Solana Gagliano, Staff Reporter

The Oscar nominated musical, “La La Land,” gives a modern perspective on old Hollywood movies. La La Land  tells the story of an aspiring actress na...  Read More »

Feb 9 • No Comments

Review: Full Sail Ahead for Disney’s Moana!

Review: Full Sail Ahead for Disney’s Moana!

December 19, 2016

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