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  • Thursday March 30, 2017
  • Olivia Nagy This year the Lakewood girl's basketball team accomplished something outstanding. The girls were district champs, and advanced to the region
  • USA women’s hockey team boycotting unfair wages The United State women's national hockey team is out to boycott the upcoming World Championship, here's why. First off USA Hockey funded $3.
  • Chow Down On Chow Chow Chow Chow, which is located on Madison Road Near the High School, has been in business for quite some time now. Their menu features southern
  • Lakewood Restaurants Worth Trying Lakewood has a wide array of places to eat, ranging from Italian to Indian to Chinese. There are constantly restaurants opening all around t
  • Fat Heads Looking for a great place to have dinner with the family? Fat Heads Brewery and Saloon is definitely the restaurant for you to try! It is
  • Lavar Ball and His Ridiculous Comments March 27th--- UCLA star point guard and NBA Draft Prospect, Lonzo Ball seems to be getting the big spotlight around the sports world curre
  • Travel Ban     Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States, issued 90 day ban on January 30, 2017 from the countries Iraq, Iran, Syria
  • More Madness from March March 27, 2017-----   Saturday and Sunday was yet another crazy finish to March Madness to see who would be in the final 4. Saturday March
  • Elliot Jarrous This week, we're here with senior Elliot Jarrous. Elliot is our athlete of the week! Elliot is one of the captains for LHS's boys tennis tea
  • Featured Athlete Burke Fortner Burke Fortner is a junior at LHS. He is on the swim and baseball teams. I asked him questions about his baseball career and got an inside lo
  • Nate Young Lakewood High School's very own senior Nate Young has gone above and beyond student expectations since freshman year. Nate devotes a huge
  • Angelo’s- Lakewood’s Signature Pizza All Lakewood citizens know just how many pizza joints are throughout the city. From fast food chains to homemade joints, your pizza cravings
  • Power Rangers Movie Released on March 24, 2017, the new Power Rangers movie already has earned 59.2 million dollars within the first few days of it's release.
  • Vanessa Setta This week's Featured Athlete at Lakewood High School is Sophomore, Vanessa Setta. She plays fast-pitch softball in the spring and volleyball

Daily Announcements

  • Thursday March 30, 2017
    AYF has a mandatory meeting today after school in Ms. Sabin’s room B208. If you are attending camp you must be at
  • Wednesday March 29, 2017
    AYF has a mandatory meeting tomorrow after school in Ms. Sabin’s room B208. If you are attending camp you must be
  • Tuesday March 28, 2016
    There will be no bio bench today. How will you support the LHS Kick-It campaign to help find the cure for pediatric can
  • Monday March 27, 2017
    There will be no bio bench tomorrow. Attention any student who was selling tickets for the talent show – You MUST
  • Friday March 24, 2017
    Barney’s Café is Thursday, March 30th at 7:00pm on The Civic stage. Do you have a hidden or not so hidden talent in
  • Thursday March 23, 2017
    Beginning this week, all football players not in a spring sport are expected to be at weightlifting/conditioning on Mond

News

Featured Athlete

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    Featured Athlete Burke Fortner
    Burke Fortner is a junior at LHS. He is on the swim and baseball teams. I asked him questions about his baseball career
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    Vanessa Setta
    This week’s Featured Athlete at Lakewood High School is Sophomore, Vanessa Setta. She plays fast-pitch softball in
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    Jackie Burdette
    Jackie is a junior here at LHS who plays varsity softball. The girls had a scrimmage on 3/23/17 against Oberlin and crus
  • Featured Athlete: William Adams
    This weeks Featured Athlete is Sophomore, William Adams. William participates in Football. I sat down with William and i
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    Athlete of the Week: Sami Alnajjar
    The featured student athlete of the week this week is Lakewood High School junior, Sami Alnajjar. Sami Alnajjar is a stu
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    Athlete of the Week: Nick Ferrone
    Nicholas Ferrone is a senior at Lakewood High School and a front runner on the LHS Swim Team. He has been a dedicated me

Sports

Lakewood Life

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    Angelo’s- Lakewood’s Signature Pizza
    All Lakewood citizens know just how many pizza joints are throughout the city. From fast food chains to homemade joints,
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    Lakewood Fun
    The warm weather is right around the corner and this brings much excitement to the community of Lakewood. Here in Lakewo
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    Lakewood’s Got Talent
    Whether you can sing your heart out, tell your funniest jokes, pull a rabbit out of a hat or even break it down on the d
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    Spring has Sprung!
    With the official closure of the 2017 winter season,  March 20th marked the very first day of spring here in Northeast
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    2 Restaurants That Will Get You Out of the House
    Among the diverse population of race, gender, age, religion, and so on that floods throughout the streets of Lakewood t
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    Spring Break in Lakewood
    The Lakewood City School District is scheduled to have its spring break from April 14th to the 24th. For many students a

Opinion

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    Abortion: The Good & The Bad
    What would you do if you were a single mother and didn’t have a very high income? What if you were young and scar
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    Mother Told to Breastfeed in Private
    A mother, Lauren Chambers, with her young Daughter, Aydriana, and her husband, Dameyan Chambers were in the Lakewood Men
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    Relationships
    One of my favorite teachers warned me it wouldn’t last. Dating a college student while still in high school just
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    Sports coming to an end
    When you’re playing your favorite sport, you never really think about it coming to an end. You usually start these
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    Countdown
    The countdown has begun. Senior year is almost over with and seniors all over the country are beyond excited! The next c
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    The Piano
    Ever thought of playing the piano? Thinking it’s too complicated? Well, of course it is, but that doesn’t me

Focus

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    Counting down the days
    Before you know it school will we coming to an end. This means Seniors will be graduating  ,and everyone will be climbi
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    Remembering President Barack Obama
    As we all hear about President-Elect Trump’s victory over Senator Hillary Clinton, some of us worry and fear. But
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    New Teachers – Mr. Dennis Wondrak
    A.A. – What do you like most about teaching as a career? D.W. – “I like that I have an opportunity to
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    New LHS Club: Educator’s Rising
    We’ve all heard the infamous question asked by our parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, teachers, etc., “Wh
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    Hey Seniors!
    The autumn leaves have started to drift to the ground, the temperature has started to drop, the smell of apple cinnamo

Person of the Week

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    Olivia Nagy
    This year the Lakewood girl’s basketball team accomplished something outstanding. The girls were district champs,
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    Nate Young
    Lakewood High School’s very own senior Nate Young has gone above and beyond student expectations since freshman ye
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    Person of the Week: Ms. Diamond
    Having trouble with your schedule? Do you need to set up an appointment with your counselor? Do you even know how to set
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    Emma Bressler
      Emma Bressler, this past week, had a  PR of 1:01.4 in her 100 Freestyle race, along with receiving a bronze meda
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    Person of the Week
    This week’s person of the week, is senior Hanna Chodzin. Hanna is a 4 year member of the Lakewood Rangerettes a 3
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    Person of the Week: Courtney Ribar
    This week’s person of the week is Courtney Ribar. Courtney is a junior here at Lakewood High School. Courtney is a

Arts & Entertainment

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    Power Rangers Movie
    Released on March 24, 2017, the new Power Rangers movie already has earned 59.2 million dollars within the first few day
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    Beauty and the Beast
    The newly released movie “Beauty and the Beast” hit theaters on March 17, 2017. So far, it has passed “
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    Beauty and the Beast Review
    Is no secret that Disney’s Beauty and the Beast animation made in 1991 is loved by many people throughout the whol
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    Beauty and the Beast Review
    Modern day Beauty and the Beast just came to theaters this past Friday. It was a big hit in the box office making 174.8
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    Sesame’s Street New Muppet
    Everyone’s favorite childhood show, Sesame Street, proves it’s sense of originality once again. Starting in
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    Beauty and the Beast
    Various people are the world have already headed to the theaters to see the new hit movie “Beauty and the Beast

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