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St. Stephens

December 6, 2017


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Capitals season outlook

Capitals season outlook

By Ben Levin and Maeve Trainor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Media, Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase, Uncategorized, Videos, Winter

The NHL season is underway, and the Washington Capitals sit at 8–7–1 after a few inspiring victories and abysmal losses.

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Weekly News Roundup: Oct. 30-Nov. 3

Weekly News Roundup: Oct. 30-Nov. 3

By Julie Rosenstein

November 7, 2017


Filed under National, News, Uncategorized

Do you like soda? Montgomery County council members are looking into taxing soda as a potential way to early-childhood education programs.

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Don’t raise the minimum wage: it’s counterproductive

By Katherine Sylvester

November 6, 2017


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This lesson is the very reason that the Montgomery County Council should reject Bill 28-17, the “Fight for $15” bill. The unfortunate reality is, raising the minimum wage to $15 is a cure worse than the disease: it will only end up harming the people it hopes to help.

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Let’s wage on: raise the minimum

By Ivy Xun

November 6, 2017


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The average cost of living in Montgomery County is one of the highest in the nation at $15.80/hr for a single adult, nearly double Maryland’s current minimum wage of $8.75, according to a living wage model from MIT. To support the working class in a climate of ever-growing expenses and benefit our local economy, the Montgomery County council should pass Bill 28-17 to gradually raise the minimum wage to $15/hr by 2022.

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Girls Soccer BCC

November 6, 2017


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Field Hockey BCC

November 2, 2017


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Girls soccer wj

November 1, 2017


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Field Hockey WJ

October 27, 2017


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Boys Soccer Wheaton

October 27, 2017


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Boys Soccer BCC

October 27, 2017


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Drumline banned from playing next home football game

Drumline banned from playing next home football game

By Sydney Miller

October 20, 2017


Filed under News, School, Showcase, Uncategorized

Drumline will not perform at the football game against Northwood Oct. 20 due to an agreement made with administrator.

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