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Jason Dobuler: a young screenplay writer

Jason Dobuler: a young screenplay writer

Story by: Katie Hiebert

April 10, 2019

Jupiter High freshman Jason Dobuler won the Palm Beach Student Showcase of Films Screenwriting Award on April 5 for his screenplay “An Odorless Ordeal.” "An Odorless Ordeal”  is a comedy about a shy, high school boy who lives in a society in which the sense of smell is forbidden. However, the...

Two Parkland students and one Sandy Hook father gone due to suicide

Two Parkland students and one Sandy Hook father gone due to suicide

Story by: Nia Devenyi

April 9, 2019

In the span of just one week, two survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting in Feb. of 2018 and one father who’s six-year-old daughter died in the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre in Dec. of 2012 have committed suicide. One of the two Marjory Stoneman Douglas students who survived the shooting...

Katherine Carter: From the volleyball court to the runway

Katherine Carter: From the volleyball court to the runway

Story by: Kendall Baer

April 9, 2019

Jupiter High senior Katherine Carter had her runway modeling debut in London and Paris for each city’s Fashion Week. Carter walked for big-name designers, including Yves Saint Laurent and Chanel. “My experience in Paris was unreal,” Carter said. “I got to see things and do things I never thought...

Jupiter High’s Art Pathfinder to attend Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design with a $100,000 scholarship

Jupiter High’s Art Pathfinder to attend Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design with a $100,000 scholarship

Story by: Lindsey Fine

March 28, 2019

This year’s Pathfinder nominee for Art, senior Melanie Cilella, was recently admitted to the prestigious Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, her ideal school since sophomore year, with a sizable $100,000 scholarship for their class of 2023. “I was so surprised, excited and humbled when I opened...

From scary situation to learning moment

From scary situation to learning moment

Story by: Sydney Peters

February 21, 2019

In the summer of 2015, a regular sandbar day for Mary Jane Bunn, known as M.J. to her friends, went terribly wrong. Bunn is a lover of the water and spends her free time at the beach and in the ocean. She learned how to drive a boat at just eight years old, and the sandbar is her favorite place to go...

Jupiter High student receives first place prize for Palm Beach Dramaworks

Jupiter High student receives first place prize for Palm Beach Dramaworks

Story by: Lilly Grella

February 21, 2019

Senior Adriana Beltrano won a performance of her written play, a publication and a cash prize of $250 for the 2018 Palm Beach Dramaworks Young Playwrights competition for ten-minute plays.   The winners were chosen by a panelist of eight professional playwrights and theatre practitioners over...

Puerto Rican restaurant La Placita opens in Miami

Puerto Rican restaurant La Placita opens in Miami

Story by: Gaby Chacon

January 23, 2019

Puerto Rican restaurant La Placita opened its doors to the public on Jan. 1. This Miami take on Puerto Rican cuisine is co-owned by Latin American TV star Julián Gil and notable Miami chef and restaurateur José Mendín. The hours of operation are Tues. to Sun. from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. and is located...

Missy Franklin dives off the block for the last time

Missy Franklin dives off the block for the last time

Story by: Katie Hiebert

December 20, 2018

Missy Franklin plans to retire from competitive swimming at age 23 due to chronic shoulder pain. The swimmer won four gold medals at the 2012 London Olympics and won another gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Franklin started swimming when she was five years old, setting records in her age groups at the ...

From rags to riches

From rags to riches

Story by: Katie Kleinman

October 29, 2018

Laurent Duvernay-Tardif is not the average NFL player. Duvernay-Tardif is the first active NFL player to be a licensed medical doctor. As if being on a professional football team isn’t keeping him busy enough, Duvernay-Tardif flies back and forth from Montreal, where he works as a licensed physician,...

Mercedes Benz URBANETIC brings the future to transportation

Mercedes Benz URBANETIC brings the future to transportation

Story by: Katie Kleinman

September 23, 2018

On Sep. 8 Mercedes Benz announced a new concept car to revolutionize traveling. The Vision URBANETIC will not only serve as a self-driving car, seating up to 12 people, but also as a cargo transport van. Mercedes’ goal with this concept is to reduce traffic flow, gas emissions, and relieve inner-city...

Getting by with a little help from our friends

Getting by with a little help from our friends

Story by: Amanda Mikulski

September 7, 2018

You just started your freshman year of high school. You receive news you and your family have to move to a whole different state the second week of school. You leave all your friends. At your new school, you feel alone, friendless. You sit by yourself at lunch. You have no one to talk to. Where do you...

Analogopolis Records: the groovy new shop to restore your music favorites

Analogopolis Records: the groovy new shop to restore your music favorites

Story by: Adriana Beltrano and Lilly Grella

May 8, 2018

When you first walk into Analogopolis Records, Films and Games, you may be greeted by a sweet six-year-old pit-bull named Lea. And then you’ll see the records. “I've been collecting records since I was a kid… and then I just got too many of them and it started getting popular again so I figured...

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