The Black & White

Photos from Matthew 25:40 holiday trip

By Sara Allen

December 16, 2009


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The Matthew 25:40 club took its annual trip with Washington Grove Elementary School students to Target to help choose and wrap gifts. Photo by Sara Allen. [autoviewer id=5]...

Get involved with fundraisers this holiday season

By Nalini Tata

December 16, 2009


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We all know ‘tis the season for giving, and Whitman clubs and students are jumping in to do their share of fund raising and food donation this year. Read More »...

Coffee House

By Eleanor Katz

December 15, 2009


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List serv allows digital neighborly talk

By Rachel Nussbaum

December 12, 2009


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The annoyingly cheerful neighbor sticking her head over the fence to “chat” is an antiquated stereotype that’s usually found more on television than in backyards.   But in some neighborhoods the fence has been replaced by a list serv, as neighborhood news goes digital. Bethesda neighborhood...

Photo of the Day

By Sara Allen

December 9, 2009


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The Running Strong club and Los Manos Unidas' clothing and toy drives gathered many items for the holidays....

Check out the tv shows worth watching

By Kirstin Baglien

December 9, 2009


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*Also By Jamie Norwood* So many shows. So little time. Like every new TV season, there are too many shows to keep track of. Cut down your television time by sticking to what’s actually worth watching. Read More »...

Gifts for tech lovers

By John Son

December 7, 2009


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As the holiday seasons approaches, you might wonder what to get that techie friend or family member of yours. With the economy recovering, it’s easy to find bargains among electronic companies desperate to woo consumers. Here are a few of those great deals. Read More »...

Art school forum draws students from the county

By sklotz

December 3, 2009


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Art students from around the county came to Whitman Dec. 3 for the eighth annual Art School Forum.  Over thirty art schools  participated in the event....

Photo of the Day

By Surbhi Agrawal

December 3, 2009


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Whitman cheerleaders competed in the 2009 Montgomery County Division III Cheer Competition at Blair High School....

“Glee” mania sings its way into students’ hearts

By Kirstin Baglien

December 2, 2009


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Every Wednesday, teenage girls (and some boys) switch on their television sets to watch the hit series that’s taking the nation by storm.  By combining cliché high school experiences with show tunes, “Glee” easily captures our attention and hearts.  The show follows the William McKinley Hig...

Keep up the outdoor exercise

By Shayna Barbash

December 2, 2009


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With bitter winter temperatures just around the corner, it’s even harder to muster up energy for outdoor exercise. While going to the gym is always an option, it’s a last resort, only for torrential downpour and below zero weather- when being outside is unbearable.  For me, the prospect of working out in a contained area with strangers sweating ...

Not perfect, but still a thrill

By Jamie Norwood

November 28, 2009


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It’s 11:59 PM and the lights go down in the theater. I’m not exaggerating when I say I’ve never heard so many girls screaming so loudly. Read More »...