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The news was a big part of Zach McCarthy’s life, and as he enters his senior

year, it still is. Growing up, the news was always playing in the background, and his

older brother would give him updates. But his main goal is to change the community in a

positive way. Young Democrats, one of his multiple extracurricular activities, proves his

love for politics. “I wanted to get into local politics because that is where the the most

change happens” McCarthy said. Cold calling, a big part of Young Democrats, is when

they call random numbers and convince them to change their vote. Through this he has

learned that “people are people.” McCarthy also works with people ­ well, children ­ in

his other extracurriculars. McCarthy writes for a blog for the library Makerspace

informing families what is going on. He also works with middle and high schoolers when

tutoring social studies and English.

Zach McCarthy, Web News

Oct 16, 2015
Who prevailed at the Democrat debate? Here’s a true blue’s rankings… (Story)
Apr 13, 2015
The love begins at Toquet Hall (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
In defense of the SAT (Story)
Feb 14, 2015
A pipeline to productivity (Story)
Sep 03, 2014
The four stages of going back to school (Story)
May 30, 2014
Fans flock to theaters for these five flicks (Story)
Jan 11, 2014
Robots roll into Staples (Story/Media)
Oct 24, 2013
Selectman Candidates Debate at Staples (Story)
Oct 06, 2013
What shutdown? Congress has been off for a while (Story)
Oct 04, 2013
School on Columbus Day: Yeah I’m Really Going to Argue a Day Off (Story)
Aug 27, 2013
Rise in Violence Isolates Egypt (Story)
Aug 21, 2012
August 21, 2012 | And this is the main hallway. . . (Story)
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