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A Fan’s Mourning

A Fan's Mourning
December 22, 2020

When a famous person dies, it doesn't always affect the average person, but this death was hard for me to swallow. I've never experienced such grief and loss for someone whom I've never met, but I always...

Former NYPD Officer Finds His Niche in Yorktown Police Department

Former NYPD Officer Finds His Niche in Yorktown Police Department
A benevolent man, father by night, and officer by day, Paniccia protects all.
December 10, 2020

Being a police officer comes with many challenges, but being a police officer in a high school is a whole different ball game. School Resource Officer with the Yorktown Heights Police Department, Lawrence...

The End.

The End.
December 7, 2020

"Supernatural": a show I’ve loved since I was a little girl. I remember the days when I didn't go to school and would watch reruns on TNT. I grew up on a lot of similar shows — "Angel," "Charmed,"...

The Pandemic Gifted Me Music

The Pandemic Gifted Me Music
December 7, 2020

When the pandemic first hit, I wasn’t that devastated. I obviously was scared for the world, but I wasn’t too upset about staying home. As it was said to me, the world just kind of got on my level....

Mercy Alumnus Police Chief on Community, COVID-19, 2020 Struggles

Mercy Alumnus Police Chief on Community, COVID-19, 2020 Struggles
November 16, 2020

Mercy College alumnus, Robert M. Noble, now the new chief of the Yorktown Heights Police Department, has had a lot on his plate in the recent months. Noble is a concise and direct man who many in the community...

TV Show Deaths Cause Real Pain

TV Show Deaths Cause Real Pain
November 12, 2020

Have you ever gotten so emotionally invested in a television character? I have. I really, really love the show "Supernatural." As the show is coming to an end, people are dying. If you haven’t...

My Friend, My Cop

My Friend, My Cop
October 29, 2020

I have a friend who is a cop. He has been a cop for a very long time, as long as I’ve been alive actually. I know the police can be a touchy subject, but I wanted to show that there are good cops out...

A City Girl, Forever

Fashion girl in style sketch on the rooftop in New York
October 17, 2020

If you take a girl out of the city, can you really take the city out of the girl? I don't think so! I moved “upstate” from Manhattan when I was 12-years-old and it was such a transition. Now, when...

New York Comic Con Went Virtual

New York Comic Con Went Virtual
October 15, 2020

This year's New York Comic Con was canceled, in a manner of speaking, but revived virtually. Commonly referred to as NYCC, the name of this year's convention was extended to: “New York Comic Con...

Toxicity Brews within ‘Supernatural’ Fandom

credit: CW
October 1, 2020

Being in a fandom is great, and it’s incredibly toxic which only adds to the fun. For many years now, I have considered myself a part of the "Supernatural" fandom. A fandom consists of a group of fans...

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