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THE ALGONQUIN HARBINGER

Halloween costumes taken too far, offend others

November 21, 2016

Filed under Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Halloween is a popular holiday among many people. Kids, teenagers, and even parents get in the mood for this spooky holiday. When it comes to dressing up for halloween, no one goes easy on it. But the real que...

Ad misinterprets what Harry’s is all about

February 9, 2016

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I feel that in your January 2016 issue of the Harbinger, you misrepresented Harry’s Restaurant and Dairy Bar and what type of food they specialize in serving. When my eye caught the ad, I first noticed the line, “When you...

“Holidays” or just “Christmas”?

December 10, 2015

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Dear Editor, In your December 2015 issue, there were two articles that were culturally closed off. These two articles were under the "Cozy up for the holidays" section. Both articles' titles neglect to mention any specific ho...

Are we Really Drowning Though?

December 2, 2015

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I would consider “Drowning in alcohol” to be more than an overstatement to describe the students who attend Algonquin Regional High School. In the October 2015 Harbinger,  a published article written by Jen Fox made the stateme...

A Makeover Some Think is Unnecessary

June 8, 2015

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In the article “The Abercrombie & Fitch Makeover: A Review”, Vanessa Friedman explains the recent change on the face of this popular retail store. Over the years, Abercrombie has been using the bodies of young men and...

Introverts are ok, too

June 5, 2015

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In this day and age, you would think that society would have moved on from judging and stereotyping others but it hasn’t. We are all victims of creating our own perceptions of people without knowing anything about them and without...

School tradition changed by color

June 4, 2015

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“Unity through maroon,” written by Zoe Michas, head of the editorial board for the Algonquin Harbinger, wrote on students’ and faculty members’ view on the entire senior class of 2015 having to wear maroon for their graduation...

School day should start later

June 3, 2015

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Responding to a “New Start Time For A New Year”, I think that a push for a new schedule with a later time is beneficial. School is meant for learning and socializing. However starting school too early can detrimentally affect...

Flex learning block won’t fix student sleep problems

June 2, 2015

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In response to “New start time for the new year” by Brian Barr, the big problem seems to be how much sleep each person is getting, and how each teen needs 7- 8 hours a night. The learning block wouldn’t fix that. It might...

Response to “Prom-ise, being dateless isn’t awful”

June 2, 2015

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April 29, 2015 The article “Prom-ise, being dateless isn’t awful” by Eileen Moynihan was positive, uplifting, and gave me a completely new understanding of prom and how other people view it. Although I did have a date to p...

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