• Smart Watch, Dumb Investment?

    Smart Watch, Dumb Investment?

    Josephine Mlakar

    April 1, 2015

    Apple finally announced its long-awaited smart watch on March 9th, and just like that it’s the most awaited piece of wearable technology to date. Also, it’s the newest product for Apple since the iPad came out approximately 5 years ago. If you are a brick- sized cell phone user and/or not actively... READ MORE »»

  • College Decisions: The Final Verdict

    College Decisions: The Final Verdict

    Carolyn McCabe

    March 31, 2015

    When senior year rolls around, the topic that all students have been working towards their eleven previous years of education finally becomes a reality. Fall is consumed by writing essays, taking the SATs for the final time, and piecing together a shrine of academic and personal achievements in attempts... READ MORE »»

  • Students Scheduling

    Students Scheduling

    Olivia Diulus

    March 27, 2015

    Spring has sprung, and it’s no secret that students are anxious for summer, but unfortunately, Summer isn’t the only byproduct of Spring.  Here at NASH, Spring brings something that students aren’t quite as excited for-- scheduling.  Throughout the past month, students in grades 9, 10, and 11... READ MORE »»

  • NASH’s 42nd Street a Great Success

    NASH’s 42nd Street a Great Success

    Alberto Sewald

    March 27, 2015

    Earlier this month, well over 150 students, faculty members, and parent volunteers joined forces to put on a dazzling performance of 42nd Street. The cast, crew, pit orchestra, and directors worked tirelessly for weeks in order to bring this exciting show to the community. This year’s spring... READ MORE »»

  • The Future of Medicine

    The Future of Medicine

    Gigi Jeddi

    March 27, 2015

    The idea of transplanting organs is not new. It can be found in myths of the ancient Greeks and was referred to by even older civilizations. But until the middle of the twentieth century it remained largely impossible, a piece of myth, fantasy, science fiction even. Skin and eyes were among the first... READ MORE »»

  • Muffin Monday

    Muffin Monday

    March 25, 2015

    This year, the North Allegheny graduating class of 2015 has been incredible in the amount of fundraisers and contributions they have made to various foundations. North Allegheny started off the year strong with Santa’s Stocking donating to less fortunate local children, and hasn’t looked back since.... READ MORE »»

  • March Madness

    March Madness

    Sarah Heastings

    March 25, 2015

    The month of March brings a madness that has nothing to do with the Ides on the 15th. As winter worries melt away, they are replaced with ones much greater in importance. Brackets, mascots, and team spirit overwhelmingly become conversation starters, and every tv is set to a sport channel. The NCAA March... READ MORE »»

  • Spring Has Sprung!

    Spring Has Sprung!

    Audrey Shivler

    March 25, 2015

    Spring is the time that you change your wardrobe from maroon and black to brighter and more happy colors.  Every spring season, everyone seems to begin to enjoy being outside and dressing more colorful and more dressed up.  New trends start every year, and fashion icons such as Stacy London and Kathy... READ MORE »»

  • 18th Birthday Conflictions

    18th Birthday Conflictions

    Claire Fiffik

    March 25, 2015

    You’re in high school, living in your parents house, without a job. And then suddenly during senior year, you reach your 18th birthday and realize you’re an adult. While there are many newfound freedoms that go along with turning “of age,” there are many aspects of life that do not change at... READ MORE »»

Prom Rules

Kate Walsh

Prom Rules By: Kate Walsh Senior prom is just around the corner and our NASH students could not be more excited! Prom is the last dance for seniors to spend together...  Read More »

March 19, 2015 • 0 comments

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Smart Watch, Dumb Investment?

Smart Watch, Dumb Investment?

Josephine Mlakar

Apple finally announced its long-awaited smart watch on March 9th, and just like that it’s the most awaited piece of wearable technology to date. Also, it’s the newest...  Read More »

April 1, 2015 • 0 comments

NASH News

Josie Mlakar, Audrey Shivler, and Gigi Jeddi

Saturday April 25th will be a night to remember! At the Omni William Penn at 7:30 p.m. your  will arrive for dinner and dancing.  You can either park downtown in a parking...  Read More »

March 31, 2015 • 0 comments

The Future of Medicine

The Future of Medicine

Gigi Jeddi

The idea of transplanting organs is not new. It can be found in myths of the ancient Greeks and was referred to by even older civilizations. But until the middle of the twentieth...  Read More »

March 27, 2015 • 0 comments

International News (Week of 3/23)

Carolyn McCabe

With the world moving at a fast pace, it is hard to keep up with the news. Here is a quick summary of what is going on all around us.   On...  Read More »

March 25, 2015 • 0 comments

NASH News (Week of 3/23)

Gigi Jeddi

NASH has been involved with the since the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to aid homeless persons program since 1987 when Congress passed this Act, it defines homeless...  Read More »

March 24, 2015 • 0 comments

NASH District News (Week of 3/16)

Katie Franc

North Allegheny has been having a very busy March! The 2015-2016 Program of studies was released and, this week, all scheduling requests for next year were due March 13th....  Read More »

March 19, 2015 • 0 comments

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Pop Culture (Week of 3/23)

Anna Shoup

Famous singer and member of the popular band Maroon 5, Adam Levine, seems to have some competition. Levine’s newest single “Sugar” flew to the top of the charts as soon...  Read More »

March 27, 2015 • 0 comments

Spring Has Sprung!

Spring Has Sprung!

Audrey Shivler

Spring is the time that you change your wardrobe from maroon and black to brighter and more happy colors.  Every spring season, everyone seems to begin to enjoy being outside...  Read More »

March 25, 2015 • 0 comments

18th Birthday Conflictions

18th Birthday Conflictions

Claire Fiffik

You’re in high school, living in your parents house, without a job. And then suddenly during senior year, you reach your 18th birthday and realize you’re an adult. While...  Read More »

March 25, 2015 • 0 comments

Pop Culture (Week of 3/16)

Claire Fiffik and Anna Shoup

Fashion Police is a TV show on E! that critiques red carpet fashion in a humorously blunt manner. The hosts are known for being cheeky, judgemental, and insensitive,...  Read More »

March 20, 2015 • 0 comments

Local News (Week of 2/9/15)

Alberto Sewald

Garth Brooks just recently finished a six-concert invasion of Pittsburgh, returning to the city for the first time in 17 years. He is now coming...  Read More »

February 11, 2015 • 0 comments

Pop Culture (Week of 2/3/15)

Maria Graziano

Down in Bayside, it was all full of hugs and hellos as the cast of “Saved by the Bell” reunited on Jimmy Fallon’s show this past week. Jimmy joined the cast in a featured...  Read More »

February 6, 2015 • 0 comments

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Sports (Week of 3/23)

Kara Belsky

On Monday, March 23, the North Allegheny Boys Lacrosse team faced off against the Mt. Lebanon Blue Devils at North Allegheny’s own, Newman Stadium.  With a history of Lebo...  Read More »

March 25, 2015 • 0 comments

March Madness

March Madness

Sarah Heastings

The month of March brings a madness that has nothing to do with the Ides on the 15th. As winter worries melt away, they are replaced with ones much greater in importance....  Read More »

March 25, 2015 • 0 comments

Sports (Week of 3/9)

Sarah Heastings

Sports Beat - March 8-14, 2015   Basketball   Women: The Lady Tiger basketball team...  Read More »

March 13, 2015 • 0 comments

Sports (Week of 2/2/15)

Cory Pullen

With only three games remaining in the regular season, the North Allegheny Ice Hockey team is on a roll. The boys have not lost a game since mid-January, and have tied on...  Read More »

February 5, 2015 • 0 comments

Pumped for the Super Bowl?

Pumped for the Super Bowl?

Cory Pullen, Writer

The New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks are set to meet this year in the Super Bowl on February 1st. This Super Sunday is set to be a great match, but it seems as...  Read More »

February 2, 2015 • 0 comments

Sports Beat (Week of 1/26/15)

Cory Pullen

The North Allegheny athletics division is well known throughout the state as a powerhouse and a force to be reckoned with. The boys and girls swim teams are no exception....  Read More »

January 29, 2015 • 0 comments

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Students Scheduling

Students Scheduling

Olivia Diulus

Spring has sprung, and it’s no secret that students are anxious for summer, but unfortunately, Summer isn’t the only byproduct of Spring.  Here at NASH, Spring brings...  Read More »

March 27, 2015 • 0 comments

Muffin Monday

Muffin Monday

This year, the North Allegheny graduating class of 2015 has been incredible in the amount of fundraisers and contributions they have made to various foundations. North Allegheny...  Read More »

March 25, 2015 • 0 comments

The Place is the new place to be

The Place is the new place to be

Cory Pullen

Here at North Allegheny, the average student may find themselves out of the loop. They may think to themselves, “What’s today’s date?” or “We had homework in that...  Read More »

December 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Variations

Variations

Kate Walsh

Variations Our school is fortunate enough to issue a Variations book every year. The Variations  is run by Mrs. Esposito and Mrs. Lombardi. The Variation book allows the...  Read More »

October 8, 2014 • 0 comments

The Spring Musical Has Already Begun

The Spring Musical Has Already Begun

Alberto Sewald

“Auditions are always nerve-wracking,” says NASH senior Lindsey Davis, “but I think it’s fun.” This past Saturday, students flocked to school to partake in the exciting...  Read More »

October 2, 2014 • 0 comments

Rain Boots in the Rainforest

Sarah Heastings

Lush green vegetation covers the landscape and the enticing melodic tones of the spanish language glides on the passing breeze. Costa Rica: a culture, a home, a world so different...  Read More »

September 10, 2014 • 0 comments

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