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Spread love with chocolate cake

Spread love with chocolate cake

Cate Casparius '19

February 8, 2019

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Valentine’s Day Baking: A cake filled with love

Valentine’s Day Baking: A cake filled with love

February 15, 2018

By Caroline Blevins '18 ...

Providing power through pencils

Providing power through pencils

Olivia Foster, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016

A pencil may not seem like much more than a writing tool, but for many kids in developing countries, such as Latin America and Asia, a pencil is a source of potential, possibility and opportunity. Since its founding in 2008 by Adam Braun, the non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization Pencils of Promise has built 33...

Being single on Valentine’s Day told through GIFs

Being single on Valentine’s Day told through GIFs

Alix Sommers, Assistant Business Manager

February 14, 2016

via GIPHY It’s Feb. 14 and yes, it’s that day all singles have been dreading: Valentine’s Day, a day where single women and men are constantly reminded of what it’s like to be left without a significant other. There’s nothing lovelier than thinking about couples holding hands and exchanging ch...

Valentine’s Day fails to spice up the holiday for many couples

Valentine’s Day fails to spice up the holiday for many couples

Jen Gouchoe, Web Features Editor

February 10, 2016

For some, just hearing the words “Valentine’s Day” can induce vomiting. For others, it can evoke loving memories of significant others. And then there are those who remember Valentine’s Day as being just as odd as a diaper-clad baby shooting arrows at innocent civilians. “I broke up wit...

Spread the love this Valentine’s Day

Spread the love this Valentine’s Day

Alice Hickson, Staff Writer

February 24, 2015

The day of love, flowers, teddy bears, and all things chocolate is right around the corner. Yep, you guessed it, it’s Valentine’s Day. Some people roll their eyes at the overstuffed shelves at CVS; the cheesy messages inscripted on every candy bar along with the overwhelming amount of stuffed...

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Bar

Claire Lewin, Associate Managing Editor

February 24, 2015

Although Valentine’s Day is the holiday of love, roses and relationships, it is also the holiday of chocolate. Valentine’s Day has become synonymous with boxed chocolates, truffles, and chocolate bars. Choosing where to buy such treats, however, can be complicated and sometimes even daunting. Luckily,...

Fall in love with romantic movies

Fall in love with romantic movies

Julia Greenspan, Multimedia Editor

February 24, 2015

Whether you’re single or taken this Valentine’s Day, get in the day-of-love spirit by indulging in romantic films. Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to cuddle up with your box of chocolates or your significant other and enjoy the show. Whether it be a classic like “Casablanca” or a fun...

Students indulge in a love-hate relationship with Valentine’s Day

Students indulge in a love-hate relationship with Valentine’s Day

Fritz Schemel, Staff Writer

February 23, 2015

Every year on Feb. 14, millions of people in the United States celebrate Valentine’s Day, as they snack on heart shaped chocolates and exchange gifts with their loved ones. But few people actually know the origins and namesake of the holiday. The historical accounts of the holiday date back to 270 A.D. when Valentine, later to become St. Valentine, was put in prison...

Students and staff members make or break plans for Valentine’s Day

Students and staff members make or break plans for Valentine’s Day

Nicole DeBlasi, Web A&E Editor

February 12, 2014

Feb. 14th, also known as Valentine’s Day or as the humorously called Single Awareness Day, is a day many people openly show love to the people they care about and make plans with them. Some students at Staples make a date with their significant other for this celebrated holiday. “I will [make plans,]...

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