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Low calorie drinks fail to bring health benefits

Sarah Rogoz, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

Students are only given low calorie, no sugar drink options in the vending machines due to the soda ban in 2006 on elementary, middle, and high schools. Elementary and middle schools aren’t allowed to sell any type of soda,...

Sammi Ziganto senior reflection

Sammi Ziganto, Sports Editor

June 2, 2017

My parents are the kind of parents that forced me to try new things throughout my entire life and for as long as I can remember I have enjoyed writing. My parents enrolled me in many different creative writing classes since I was 8 y...

Don’t let pop culture define your high school

Lucas Naber, A&E Editor

June 2, 2017

As part of a generation that is in many ways molded by media, narratives permeate throughout our lives. We carry this obsession with a clean-cut narrative with a beginning, middle and end to our everyday lives. Why shouldn’t...

Live free, embrace classic slacker mindset

Dominic Galli, A&E Editor

June 2, 2017

Something about being a slacker has always been a romantic idea in my head. I am not talking about the literal evading duty definition of a slacker but the culture of being carefree. Many factors led into my fascination with...

SPEAKING OUT: Omega staff members share personal stories on the recent ban affecting immigration and travel

Gayu Menon, News Editor

March 20, 2017

As the new president of the U.S. took office in early January, many foreigners became tense about the new rules that would be set in place. During election season, President Donald Trump made many remarks towards how he would...

Romantic movies set unrealistic standards

Jack Casey, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017

Ah, romance. We are surrounded by it on a day-to-day basis. Whether it is found in our homes or in some other setting such as social media, everyone has their own idea of what a realistic relationship consists of. I, however,...

N-Zone’s cheers help athletes, not over the top

Ryan Pustelnik, Graphics Editor

February 2, 2017

I've been on the basketball team and experienced the power of the fan section for four years now. There is nothing more fun than playing in front of a sold out gym with a bunch of crazy high school kids cheering for you. At DGN o...

Do not let go of traditional media

Abbe Murphy, Print Editor-in-Chief

January 21, 2017

Dear media consumer, I know that we have been going through a rough patch in our relationship, and I just want to make amends. You think that I haven’t been the most reliable partner but, news flash, I’m a heck of a lot...

Triggers- more than just a punchline

Madison Venckus, Feature Editor

December 15, 2016

Upon hearing the word ‘trigger’, you probably think of an internet joke or some meme that you and your friends use daily to lighten the mood after a bad math test. That’s nice, but instead of laughing along, I think of s...

Society says, “Asian A’s don’t count”

Sidney Lee, Feature Editor

December 2, 2016

As the math tests are passed back, I hold my breath in anticipation of my pending grade. After countless hours of homework (always turned in on time), late nights filled with practice problems, and writing and rewriting equations,...