• Finals Take Over Student’s Lives

    Finals Take Over Student’s Lives

    Josie Mlakar

    May 4, 2015

    As school progresses and you’re faced with the bittersweet fact of having only one more quarter left of school, theres only two things on your mind: spring has sprung and summer is approaching, or the dreadful, fearful finals are approaching just as quickly.  With May being right around the corner,... READ MORE »»

  • Summer Fashion 2015

    Summer Fashion 2015

    Carolyn McCabe

    May 4, 2015

    This summer is all about stipping down the layers of negative temperatures and soaking up the sun’s heat. Simple trends blossomed on the runway this spring, showcasing comfortable, accessible clothing in basic yet vibrant colors ranging from a solid yellow to black and white checkered patterns. Comfort... READ MORE »»

    Fashion trends for spring include global prints, like those found in this Derek Lam for DesigNation fitted boatneck dress, $70 at Kohl's. (Kohl's/MCT)

  • Hillary for President

    Hillary for President

    Olivia Diulus

    May 1, 2015

      Hillary Clinton made the long-expected announcement that she is running for president for the second time.  The former first lady and Secretary of State announced the start of her campaign via Twitter on April 12, saying “I’m running for president.  Everyday Americans need a champion,... READ MORE »»

  • Successful NA Alumnus Speaks at NASH

    Successful NA Alumnus Speaks at NASH

    Claire Fiffik

    May 1, 2015

    On April 10th, NASH had the opportunity to welcome back one of their most successful alumni, Scott Harbaugh. Since graduating from North Allegheny, Scott Harbaugh graduated from Ohio University with a degree in journalism and pre-meteorology and continued on to Mississippi State University to earn his... READ MORE »»

  • The Pittsburgh Pirates

    The Pittsburgh Pirates

    Anna Shoup

    May 1, 2015

    April 13th was a big day for the city of Pittsburgh. Their beloved baseball team, The Pittsburgh Pirates, kicked off the season with a win at their home opener. Thousands of fans packed the parking lots for all day long tailgates preceding the game. Many NASH students called in “sick” for the day... READ MORE »»

    Pittsburgh Pirates' Neil Walker, Andrew McCutchen and Travis Snider celebrate after defeating the San Francisco Giants, 4-3, at PNC Park in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, May 7, 2014. (Matt Freed/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/MCT)

  • 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 »»

  • 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 »»

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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District News (Week of 5/18)

Maria Graziano

NASH is bustling around with activity as the end of the year approaches. Senior banquet is next Friday, May 29th, and tickets will be sold tomorrow morning in the auditorium...  Read More »

May 22, 2015 • 0 comments

National/International News (Week of 5/17)

Carolyn McCabe

In every city on every continent at every second of the day, something newsworthy is occurring. Here is your weekly dose of national and international news!   A...  Read More »

May 21, 2015 • 0 comments

NASH News (Week of 5/18)

Josie Mlakar

If you’re interested in taking lead and initiating leadership, NASH Student Council is looking for new Cabinet members and Representative positions for the 2015-2016 committee....  Read More »

May 19, 2015 • 0 comments

Local News (Week of5/11)

Olivia Diulus

With everything going on in our community, here’s what’s been happening in Pittsburgh this week: A shooting at Minniti Motorsports in Rostraver Township store left...  Read More »

May 18, 2015 • 0 comments

NASH News (Week of 4/27)

Maria Graziano

It is an extremely busy time for students and teachers alike at NASH. Tomorrow is May 1st, Decision Day, the day where all high school seniors proudly sport shirts of their...  Read More »

May 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Hillary for President

Hillary for President

Olivia Diulus

  Hillary Clinton made the long-expected announcement that she is running for president for the second time.  The former first lady and Secretary of State announced...  Read More »

May 1, 2015 • 0 comments

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Summer Fashion 2015

Summer Fashion 2015

Carolyn McCabe

This summer is all about stipping down the layers of negative temperatures and soaking up the sun’s heat. Simple trends blossomed on the runway this spring, showcasing comfortable,...  Read More »

May 4, 2015 • 0 comments

Pop Culture (Week of 4/27)

Claire Fiffik

While Pittsburgh was hosting North Allegheny’s Senior Prom, Washington DC was hosting the White House Correspondents dinner. This year, Saturday Night Live comedian Cecily...  Read More »

May 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Pop Culture (Week of 4/20)

Anna Shoup

The popular Tv show 19 Kids and Counting recently added a new member to their family. Jill Duggar, the third oldest child of Bob and Michelle Duggar, had her first child Israel...  Read More »

April 24, 2015 • 0 comments

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

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Sports (Week of 5/17)

Sarah Heastings

Lacrosse   The boys’ varsity lacrosse team defeated Shady Side Academy in a nail biter of a game to advance to the WPIAL Finals. The Tigers trailed until...  Read More »

May 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Sport Beat (Week of 5/11)

Sarah Heastings

Volleyball   The NA boys’ varsity volleyball team crushed the Latrobe Wildcats to advance onto the WPIAL quarterfinals on Tuesday night. The final score...  Read More »

May 18, 2015 • 0 comments

The Pittsburgh Pirates

The Pittsburgh Pirates

Anna Shoup

April 13th was a big day for the city of Pittsburgh. Their beloved baseball team, The Pittsburgh Pirates, kicked off the season with a win at their home opener. Thousands...  Read More »

May 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Sport (Week of 4/27)

Sarah Heastings

Sports Recap - April 27-May 1   Track and Field:   The North Allegheny Varsity Track and Field Team has secured a spot in the WPIAL Finals. With...  Read More »

May 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Sports (Week of 4/6)

Kara Belsky

The Boys Lacrosse team battled it out Saturday afternoon against the reigning champions, Hudsons.  Despite the Tigers best efforts, however, they were unable to prevail....  Read More »

April 8, 2015 • 0 comments

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

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NASH News (Week of 5/18)

Josie Mlakar

If you’re interested in taking lead and initiating leadership, NASH Student Council is looking for new Cabinet members and Representative positions for the 2015-2016 committee....  Read More »

May 19, 2015 • 0 comments

District News (Week of 5/4)

Garrett OToole

The school year is definitely winding down here at North Allegheny Schools, so the typical end of year activities are occurring. Scholarships and finalists for awards are...  Read More »

May 7, 2015 • 0 comments

NASH News (Week of 5/4)

Gigi Jeddi

  Along with the AP testing these weeks the Pennsylvania Keystone testing dates are coming up as well. As PA residents know, the Keystone is a standardized test administered...  Read More »

May 7, 2015 • 0 comments

Finals Take Over Student’s Lives

Finals Take Over Student’s Lives

Josie Mlakar

As school progresses and you’re faced with the bittersweet fact of having only one more quarter left of school, theres only two things on your mind: spring has sprung and...  Read More »

May 4, 2015 • 0 comments

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

Cory Pullen

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

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