Viola Davis

Viola Davis is an American actress and producer. She is one of the hardest working women in Hollywood. Throughout her career, she has won 93 prestigious awards and has been nominated for 199. Her career has inspired many, especially woman of color who have been overlooked or unacknowledged. Viola Davis was born on August 11,…

Ellen DeGeneres

Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. Many people say she is the funniest woman in Hollywood. She has won many prestigious awards. She is also a great humanitarian. She has raised money for several different charities. On her show, she also has the 12 Days of Giveaway. As…

The Korean War

The Korean War was fought between North Korea and South Korea the better one. This war was very complicated. There was many different countries involved. These countries effected the outcome of the war. In 1945 the Soviet Union liberated Korea north of the 38th parallel from Japan. This caused the U.S to move into South…

The Mustang Boss

The Mustang Boss 429 is a high performance variant to the Mustang also known as the Boss 9. This is one of the rarest variants of the Mustang with 859 made in 1969 and 499 made in 1970. The Mustang Boss 429 was said to make 600 hp but only made 500. One of the…

Tang Museum comes to Maywood

by Jordan Hatch I interviewed  Ginger from the Tang Museum. She told me that the Tang Museum came to Maywood  to expose the students to art work from Skidmore College. The date that the Tang Museum visited Maywood was Nov. 16. Mrs. Donna Lampkin was responsible for bringing the exhibit to Maywood. She contacted Ginger about coming…

Happy Thanksgiving!

By Joe Scheidel Thanksgiving is a time when families get together to eat turkey and stuffing. It is celebrated on the last Thursday of November. The first Thanksgiving was between the Pilgrims and Indians at Plymouth plantation. Squanto, a Pawtuxet Native American who resided in the Wampanoag  taught the Pilgrims to catch eel and grow corn.…