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Counting sheep, still losing sleep

Counting sheep, still losing sleep

By Dajai Chatman, Intern

January 14, 2014


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Once Christmas break arrives, time spent studying for last minute tests and quizzes fills students’ time as the extensive study periods plunge into the late hours of the night.  According to the National Sleep Foundation, teens require eight to nine hours of sleep each night to function efficiently,...

Unite the Farms

Unite the Farms

By Izzy Ellery, Gowri Yerramalli, and Josie Riley

January 9, 2014


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Contributing: Stephanie Roy and Jen Kusch “Unite” is a word associated with camaraderie and a common purpose, and this idea has inspired the brewing Unite the Farms movement. Unite the Farms was a petition started by a group of Grosse Pointe Farms residents who wanted to move ten blocks of the...

U.S. Military presence in Afghanistan unclear

U.S. Military presence in Afghanistan unclear

By Billy Moin, Intern

December 17, 2013


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Five-hundred fourteen. That is the number of days until sophomore Josh Marck turns 17 and will drop out of North to join the Army. Marck decided to enlist “to serve (his) country” and “travel the world,” but after weeks of training, he could be going on tours in Afghanistan until 2024 and pos...

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