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Fashion Show Shines in Prime time at the Rotunda

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016

Outfits decorated with colorful blends and mixes. Clothing attire sleek, stylish, and unique. A fierce walk down the runway with a pose followed by a camera flash from photographers. Bright lights hovering over the runway.  Suits, dresses, and designer clothing worn by audience members sitting front...

Dangers and Consequences of Drunk Driving

Dangers and Consequences of Drunk Driving

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

A swerve to the curb of a lane, speeding down the highway at 125 miles per an hour. Slurring words, angry driver beeping their horn and yelling. Hit and run, fled scene while your vision is impaired. Police at the scene. The breathalyzer is taking out and given to the driver. The breathalyzer reads...

Mercy College Spring Fling A Success

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

April 28, 2016

Turquoise blue tank tops with a golden yellow logos with Mercy College Spring Fling written on it. The Mavericks horse logo next to it. Verrazzano Hall at the Dobbs Ferry Campus was the location was buzzing with excitement. On Saturday April 24, Mercy College held its annual Spring Fling day. It as a carnival li...

Kobe’s Farewell Game Perfect way to end Epic Career

Kobe's Farewell Game Perfect way to end Epic Career

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016

Staples Center was erupting explosively like a Volcano with chants of Kobe, Kobe, Kobe for his final NBA (National basketball Association) game. The purple and gold Lakers jersey never looked more noteworthy. 60 points on 50 field goal attempts was unheard of before Kobe's final game to end his career...

10 Reasons to Exercise

10 Reasons to Exercise

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016

Exercising daily is essential for your health. Here is a list of various benefits of working out and staying fit. The more you workout the better shape you will be in long term.   1. Improve breathing & breath control     2. Reduce blood pressure & stress 3.  Increases your metabol...

17th Annual International Film Festival at Mercy College

17th Annual International Film Festival at Mercy College

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016

The annual International Film festival began on Tuesday April 12th at 6:30 p.m. at Lecture hall in the Dobbs Ferry Campus. This year marks the 17th annual International film festival at Mercy College. The  International film festival first started in 2000 by Dr. Maria Enrico. The purpose of the Mercy ...

2016 Presidential Election: To Vote or Not??

2016 Presidential Election: To Vote or Not??

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016

The 2016 Presidential election has been chaotic, to say the least. The personas of certain presidential candidates overpower their actual knowledge  of politics. For example, Donald Trump is known for being a wealthy businessman and had a hit show called The Apprentice on NBC, which started in 2004....

Buying a used car may be more affordable than using MTA Transportation Daily

Buying a used car may be more affordable than using MTA Transportation Daily

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

March 17, 2016

The fare of the MTA is getting more expensive each year. The MTA Metropolitan Transportation  Authority fare is up to 3 dollars. It may be time for people to start looking into other ways of transportation. The bus and rain fare is getting pricey for people and the service for the most part is inconsistent...

Mercy College Black Student Union Talent Show Highlight of the semester

Mercy College Black Student Union Talent Show Highlight of the semester

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

The spotlight was shining more heavily than normally. Md8 (Mercy Digital Club) club members were scrambling to cut to camera 1, 2, 3, medium close-ups, and long shot angles. The MTEC (Music Technology) majors and MD8 were the helping hands running the show. They set up microphone, worked cameras,...

Snapchat the hottest and most popular app on the market

Snapchat the hottest and most popular app on the market

Chris Telford, Staff Writer

March 4, 2016

Snapchat is used by millions of people worldwide and has become an obsession for everyone. Snapchat has teens, social media junkies, and even celebrities in a frenzy to use their services. Snapchat is so powerful that it is used by more than 50% of smartphones users. According to the Snapchat website,...

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