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  • There will be a STEM info session/open house on Feb.11 from 4-5pm at Holyoke High South Campus!

  • Goodluck to all HHS students on their midterms this week!

  • Come join environmental club, Mondays Rm.302 after school!

  • The Robotics Club is seeking new members! See Mr.Belanger for more information!

Review: Disney Channel’s Original Movie “The Luck of the Irish”

Review: Disney Channel’s Original Movie “The Luck of the Irish”

March 13, 2019


Filed under Features, Op/Ed

In 2001, Disney Channel released “The Luck of the Irish” direct to TV. The movie was largely unsuccessful, there were no breakout performances in the cast or spin-off series. However, “The Luck of the Irish” gained a cult following for being absurd, entertaining, and existing in a Holiday sl...

The Herald’s Podcast Recommendations

The Herald’s Podcast Recommendations

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019


Filed under Features, Op/Ed, Podcasts, Showcase

Podcasts: from their humble beginnings in the early 2000’s to the radio toppling titans they are today, there are thousands of quirky, intriguing and fun titles to listen to. From your friends here at The Herald, here are our top picks!

Valentine’s Day is Here

Valentine’s Day is Here

Aztiney Caudle, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

February 14th is here, and people don't know what to get their loved ones.

Should All People of America Be Required to Stand for the National Anthem in a Public Place?

Should All People of America Be Required to Stand for the National Anthem in a Public Place?

Jeremiah Gomez, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

Is this the way to protest peacefully, or does it create a whole other problem?

Hydro Flasks are Hydro Wack

Hydro Flasks are Hydro Wack

John Shea, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

If you’re going on an international trek, adventuring through Appalachians, searching the Sahara, or navigating the Nile, a Hydro Flask is an investment for you.

TEDxTalks: How are Speakers and Topics Chosen?

TEDxTalks: How are Speakers and Topics Chosen?

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

The TED conference database is continuing to grow exponentially, with over hundreds of TED talks given daily. It's impossible to anticipate who's going to be the next speaker and what they're going to talk about. Maybe it’s one of us?

Traditional Media vs. Digital Media

Raymond Lora Pena, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Op/Ed

As time passes, there are more and more innovations in the technological field.

If You’re Feeling Like This, Listen to This…

If You’re Feeling Like This, Listen to This…

Zianializ Casiano, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Features, Op/Ed

Junior Staffer, Zia Casiano, produces her latest song review with commentary on twenty one pilots' "My Blood."

The Significance of Movies

The Significance of Movies

Aztiney Caudle, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2019


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

All year, new movies come out, from horror to comedy to action. Movies are the best thing to watch. You can just sit home and relax with families, friends, and even your partner.

Performance Review: Caught in the Act

Performance Review: Caught in the Act

Charlie Brunette, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2019


Filed under Features, Op/Ed, Showcase

The Holyoke High School Theater Company from the Performing and Media Arts Academy started off their theater productions strong with their high energy, fast-paced show, Caught in the Act.

Your Grades Do Not Define You

Your Grades Do Not Define You

Raymond Lora Pena, Staff Reporter

January 9, 2019


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

Have you ever paused and thought if the effort that you are putting in at school is worth it?

Reviews of Popular Christmas Songs

Reviews of Popular Christmas Songs

Aztiney Caudle, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

It’s that time of year when everyone gets into the holiday spirit and when everyone wants to be with their families and the people they love. It’s a time where people want to blast Christmas music on their T.Vs or radio and dance along to the music.

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