Graduates seek help for parties

Sam Wylie, Reporter

June 3, 2011

     Every senior plans on having a successful grad party, although sometimes that doesn’t always turn out. Some key roles that play a major part in graduation party planning are: where to have a graduation party, when to...

Worthy geeky spots await in nearby towns

Clairissa Martin, Reporter

June 3, 2011

A lot of people in Monroe are dissatisfied with the things to do here There are clubs, no chill coffee shops, and no real place to designate a rad hang out spot. But there’s a group who is easy to forget about but is still searching...

Social Anxiety affects many worldwide

Alisha Blach, Reporter

June 1, 2011

     Arachnophobia, OCD, claustrophobia; these are all common anxiety disorders, which are the most common mental illnesses in America. Thirteen percent of adolescents and teenagers suffer from anxiety disorders, which may...

“Bubble Tea” concoction excited many

Amanda Dziama, Reporter

May 1, 2011

Originating from Southeast Asia, Bubble Tea has become a popular, trendy drink for many. The frothy concoction is created by adding various cooled teas of your choice, sometimes adding different fruit flavors, and black tapioca...

Top 10 Thrilling Amusement Parks in the U.S.

Amanda Dziama, Reporter

April 5, 2011

  10. Kennywood (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) One of the most unknown finds on the list, Kennywood, which has been around since 1898, has thrilled visitors young and old for over 110 years. The park features everything from...

Students sleep in class, frustrate teachers

Nicole Setser, Reporter

April 4, 2011

     I know we’ve all seen that kid; you know, the one in class that could sleep through a hurricane. He could sleep through anything at all, no matter what’s going on. He’s snoring, drool is pooling up by his mouth,...

Nutrition Sensation provides alternative breakfast

Michael Costello, Reporter

April 4, 2011

    Nutrition Sensation is the newest fad in Monroe. It is located on 40 N Roessler St. and is the popular breakfast spot for many Monroe teens.      The club serves Herbalife meal replacement shakes in 36 different...

Diet pop tastes bad, does not help diets

Nicki Kostrzewa, In-Depth Editor

March 25, 2011

     For the past few years, diet pop has been available in Monroe High School’s cafeteria. However, the main question that pops up in student’s minds is, “Isn’t diet pop just as bad as—and possibly worse than--regular...

Volunteers feel happy

Katie Gerweck, Feature Editor

March 25, 2011

     Although the technical season changed to Spring on March 20, winter weather seems to be hanging on. The cold, gloomy weather can be frustrating for many people; one of the biggest challenges is to find something to occupy...

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