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Comics go digital

SBrandon Dilluvio, Staff Writer

December 10, 2014

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Classic comics are coming to both the big and small screen. The Flash and Gotham are both new adaptations of classic DC Comics. Gotham, a different take on the Batman comic, which premiered September 22nd on Fox 5 at 8 PM, has...

Whole school reads same books

By:Ashvini Coomarasingham, Staff writer

October 16, 2014

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    For the summer reading project this year, each student had to read How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster and An Invisible Thread by Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski. “The reason...

Students fast during the long summer days

By: Somaya Tabbara, Staff writer

October 16, 2014

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Ramadan,the ninth month on the Muslim calendar, is the month of fasting for Muslims all around the world. It lasts for 29-30 days, depending on sightings of the moon.  Ramadan was started as a Holy Month after the Quran was revealed...

Diplomats of health inform about healthy living

By: Lester Ellis, Staff writer

October 16, 2014

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  Since it opened last September, the Health Center and the Student Health Ambassadors have taken part in many fun and educational events for the school and community. The Health Ambassadors are a student based club...

Warriors participate in International Peace Day

By: Samara Lugo, Staff writer

October 16, 2014

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On Friday September 19, the Curtis Warriors took on the United Nations. International Peace Day is an annual event that takes place on September 21; this year was the 30th anniversary. Since it fell on a Sunday this year, the...

Ice Ice Baby

By: Nisuri Kariyakawana, Staff writer

October 14, 2014

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` Have you scrolled down your Instagram or Facebook news feed lately and seen people pouring ice cold water on themselves? Trust me, they’re not crazy - it’s actually for a great cause that has been helping to raise awareness...

Students react to dress code inforcement

By: Elaiza Bonilla, Staff writer

October 14, 2014

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As if getting dressed for school wasn’t difficult enough already, now students have to worry if what they’re wearing might be a one way ticket to detention. What to wear and what not to wear to school has been a controversial...

MSA takes the field

By: Ahmed Zakria, Contributor

June 11, 2014

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Curtis’s Muslim Students’ Association (MSA)’s mission statement is to show the true beauty of Islam by spreading positive awareness and eliminating any misconceptions. This statement was carried out through many forms, one...

Volunteer opportunities

By:Michael Jn-Marie, Web Editor

June 11, 2014

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  Community Health Action of Staten Island The Community Health Action of Staten Island, formerly Staten Island AIDS Task Force, offers support for those who test HIV-positive or have been diagnosed with AIDS. It als...

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