Bohemian Rhapsody–Go for the music

Isaac Green

November 9, 2018

The movie “Bohemian Rhapsody” as of November 6th has grossed a domestic total of $61,695,083. The film is a poor representation of the band Queen and was far too centered on Freddie Mercury. It is noted that without Freddi...

Swampscott Drama Club’s “Funny Little Thing Called Love”

Logan Hill

November 8, 2018

On November 1, I went to see the Swampscott Drama Club’s performance of “Funny Little Thing Called Love”, and while I do have some minor critiques, on the whole I enjoyed it. The performances by all of the cast were ama...

Coming up: Class of 2019

Logan Hill

June 12, 2018

With the end of the school year rapidly approaching, students are gearing up for summer break. While some couldn’t be happier that the school year is drawing to a close, others are slightly more reflective in their thinking. ...

Every little bit counts

Ethan Friedman

March 2, 2017

During February break this year, I traveled to Raleigh, North Carolina to assist in home construction with Habitat for Humanity. Before the week in Raleigh, it was clear to me that the trip’s main goal was to aid in providing...

Opinion: Election Recount or Publicity Stunt?

Chris Moleti

December 8, 2016

2016 Green Party Candidate Jill Stein has called for a recount of votes in 3 states, those states being Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania. All 3 of these states were won by Republican Candidate/President-Elect Donald Trump by a combined tota...

Just how big is the Thanksgiving game to Swampscott?

Benjamin Turner

November 18, 2016

The Thanksgiving game between our Swampscott Big Blue and our rival the Marblehead Magicians goes all the way back to 1909. Marblehead has the slight advantage in this rivalry game leading the overall series 52-51-7. But here in Swa...

My reaction to the 2016 election

Caroline Munnelly

November 18, 2016

Tuesday’s election on November 8th shocked the world and turned establishment politics on its head. Donald J. Trump was elected as the 45th president of the United States, beating his opponent Hillary Clinton. Proving that a...

I believe in Swampscott Massachusetts

May 19, 2016

I Believe Essay Mackenzie Faulkner March 30, 2016   Swampscott, MA. 42.4708° N, 70.9181° W. Otherwise known as the best town ever. Growing up in Swampscott is a truly magical thing; it was for me, anyway. One c...

I believe in off key singing

Shannon Brawley

May 3, 2016

I believe that the most tuneless singers are the best singers. Music and song are meant for pleasing the soul and not just the ears. From the time we are babies to our elderly years, we will hear thousands of voices and songs....


Jake Roberts

May 3, 2016

I believe in freedom not in the traditional sense of “hey we’re America we’re free” but the way when you wake up in the morning and having the freedom to do what you want to do with your day. Honestly what is better th...


February 23, 2016

In Swampscott High School, we do not really have an option when it comes to having technology (iPads, Laptops etc) but other schools in the area have this option. In my opinion i think that the students are tech savy so if we...

The Death of Shop Classes in the United States

Dante Ceccarelli

February 22, 2016

Vocational High School programs are known as career and technical education programs to help prepare students for a specific trade after high school. Students in vocational high schools will study a specific skill or trade while al...

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