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The Locavore Movement - Op/Ed

The Locavore Movement – Op/Ed

Nevaeh Lopez, Social Media Manager/Podcast Editor May 5, 2022

The locavore movement encourages the consumption of local products in communities instead of buying and shipping foods from miles away. One of the movement’s main goals is to increase the quality of...

The beauty within

The beauty within

Sage Sherburne, Herald Writer May 2, 2022

It is no secret that the fashion industry and acting industry gives young girls of color and non-color alike a confusing mindset. Most girls who are overweight see girls on TV, online and in real life...

The true purpose of education - Op/Ed

The true purpose of education – Op/Ed

Nevaeh Lopez, Social Media Manager/Podcast Editor April 28, 2022

The true purpose of education should be what it was intended to be: preparing students and youth for their futures and the real world. This should be self-explanatory, but looking at how education has...

Olivia Rodrigo Embarks On Her First Tour: Sour!

Olivia Rodrigo Embarks On Her First Tour: Sour!

Luis Melendez, Herald Writer April 26, 2022

Olivia Rodrigo began her tour for her "Sour" album on Tuesday, April 5th. Based on all of the media articles, Tiktok videos, and social media posts, it appears that it was a huge success. Her concert drew...

Why Community College Might Be More Beneficial

Why Community College Might Be More Beneficial

Nevaeh Lopez, Herald Staff April 13, 2022

If you’ve gone through American high school, you must be familiar with seeing Community colleges being frowned upon. Most graduating high school students aim for attending universities all over the country....

A look Inside the Production of Grease!

A look Inside the Production of Grease!

Samantha Brennan, Digital Editor April 5, 2022

For the past 22 years, Mark Todd has put on annual large-scale musical productions at Holyoke High School. The first musical was “Oklahoma” in 2000. Since then, the musical has gathered immense support...

History of Slavery and BLM movement

History of Slavery and BLM movement

Sage Sherburne, Herald Writer March 25, 2022

What is the confederacy? The Confederate States of America commonly referred to as the Confederate States or simply the Confederacy was an unrecognized herrenvolk republic in North America that existed...

Catch your breath

Catch your breath

Sage Sherburne, Herald Writer March 18, 2022

Vaping is close in relation to smoking. Did you know that vaping and smoking cause lung cancer, which is a leading cause of death in adults? Did you know that North America (the U.S., and Canada) - Europe...

Radium Girls: As A Crew Member

Radium Girls: As A Crew Member

Nicole Henchey, Special Guest Writer March 16, 2022

The Holyoke High Theater Company put on its eighth production, titled Radium Girls, in March of 2022.  The play is based on a true event of the 1920s.  U.S. Radium Corporation, led by a greedy and inconsiderate...

Black Light

Black Light

Sage Sherburne, Herald Writer March 16, 2022

For years, people of color have been the subject of negative, bad and unattractive light.  Black people have fought and died for their rights to live in America as well as to be considered American. Martin...

Holyoke St. Patricks Day Parade

Holyoke St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Alina Fairlie, Herald Writer March 15, 2022

The 69th Holyoke St Patrick's Day Parade is making a return on Sunday, March 20, after being put on hold for two years due to COVID. In March 2020, the parade was canceled for the first time since it began...

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Trade School For College

Samantha Ramirez, Herald Writer March 11, 2022

Trade schools typically focus on providing trade-specific training. They are a good alternative for students who don't want to go to a four-year college. It involves a lower tuition cost and takes a shorter...

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