• 13 Things No One Tells You About the College Application Process
    Feature

    13 Things No One Tells You About the College Application Process

    Marin Imhoff, Writer

    For all you underclassman who are approaching your last year of high school, us seniors would like to wish you good luck. It’s a very scary yet exciting part of your senior year which is why we’re here to help. Obviously your guidance counselors will be your main resource when it comes to applying for c...

    So many colleges to choose from...

    Marin Imhoff

  • Student Spotlight: Talent Show Winner 2017
    Student Spotlight

    Student Spotlight: Talent Show Winner 2017

    Stuart Schaenen, Writer

    Last Thursday the high school held the annual talent show. Every year kids enter to show off special skills and talents to an audience of fellow peers, faculty, and parents. This year the winner was Sophomore James Ottomanelli (JO), with his hilarious stand-up comedy.   Madison Dodger On...

    James Ottomanelli performs stand up comedy at the Talent Show

    Nick Kitsopoulos

  • What Goes into the Talent Show?
    Student Life

    What Goes into the Talent Show?

    Catherine Crowley, Writer

    Each year, Coach Lynott is faced with a tough decision: what senior he will choose to MC the talent show. Back in March, Lynott met with his four senior MC’s, Max Dreitlein, Mike Dreitlein, Mary Cate Mantone and myself. The four of us were beyond fortunate to be apart of this whole experience but at...

    2017 Talent Show Emcees

    Chris Dreitlein

  • Tale as Old as Time is New Again
    Arts and Entertainment

    Tale as Old as Time is New Again

    Marin Imhoff, Writer

    After hearing that Disney was going to release a new and revamped version of Beauty and the Beast, fans were anxiously waiting for it to come to theaters. Disney released multiple trailers back in the winter showing the very talented Emma Watson playing Belle and Dan Stevens playing the Beast. Fans were ex...

    The new Beauty and the Beast poster.

  • MEF Madison 5K Returns May 7th
    News

    MEF Madison 5K Returns May 7th

    Julia Prout, Co-Editor-in-Chief

    Runners rejoice! The 14th annual Madison Education Foundation’s 5K will be held on Sunday May 7th at 10am at the high school. The course used to be on just the high school property but has since 2006 evolved to include streets around town. The run features about 500 registered participants, but an...

    Sawyer Tadano, Madison High School Senior and Varsity Track Athlete gears up for the upcoming MEF Madison 5K and Middlebury College in the fall

    Lisa Moro

Music

Guide to Summer Music Festivals

Guide to Summer Music Festivals

Brian Culligan, Co-Editor-in-Chief

The school year is almost over, friends! A temporary respite from the stress and chaos of higher education is finally coming up. Whether you are looking forward to a lush, ...

May 17, 2017No Comments

How Music Affects Productivity

How Music Affects Productivity

March 1, 2017

Solange’s “A Seat at the Table” in the Context of Black History Month

Solange’s “A Seat at the Table” in the Context of Black History Month

February 22, 2017

My Top 10 Albums of 2016

My Top 10 Albums of 2016

February 1, 2017

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Student Life

The Stress of AP Testing

The Stress of AP Testing

Anastasia Elefante, Writer

During AP exam weeks, MHS students had to change their day to day schedules to make room for the long hours of preparation it takes to get a 4 or a 5 on their AP tests. ...

May 18, 2017No Comments

  • Student Spotlight: Talent Show Winner 2017 May 2, 2017
  • What Goes into the Talent Show? May 1, 2017
  • Senior Assassins: Time to Hide April 7, 2017

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Fashion to Follow

Deliriously a Dodger

Deliriously a Dodger

Julia Prout, Co-Editor-in-Chief

  With every new year comes a collection of new spirit days and football game themes. One unusual theme that seems to have made a reappearance over the past few years is call...

October 4, 20163 Comments

Summer Nail Trends

Summer Nail Trends

June 1, 2016

Things You Can Wear for Assassins

Things You Can Wear for Assassins

May 17, 2016

College Apparel

April 21, 2016

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Opinion

A Perspective on the Student Selection Process Behind “Every 15 Minutes”

A Perspective on the Student Selection Process Behind “Every 15 Minutes”

Brian Culligan, Co-Editor-in-Chief

If you saw MHS’ production of Oklahoma!, you may remember Curly MacLaine's iconic line, “Well sure, Jud; you never know how many people like you until you’re dead.” Whi...

April 7, 2017No Comments

  • Front Entrance Crisis February 6, 2017
  • Dream House: A Must-See NYC Art Exhibit February 6, 2017
  • 2016 Wasn’t THAT Bad January 25, 2017

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News

MEF Madison 5K Returns May 7th

MEF Madison 5K Returns May 7th

Julia Prout, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Runners rejoice! The 14th annual Madison Education Foundation’s 5K will be held on Sunday May 7th at 10am at the high school. The course used to be on just the high sch...

April 7, 2017No Comments

Pepsi Solves Injustice?

Pepsi Solves Injustice?

April 7, 2017

Flames Engulf I-85

Flames Engulf I-85

April 7, 2017

Swedish Fake News and Programming

Swedish Fake News and Programming

March 22, 2017

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Arts and Entertainment

Review: DAMN.  Kendrick Lamar

Review: DAMN. Kendrick Lamar

Michael Quinn, Writer

Kendrick Lamar’s long awaited 4th album “DAMN” has made its debut these past two weeks with a resounding approval from its listeners. This follow up to his 2015 hit ...

May 2, 2017No Comments

  • Tale as Old as Time is New Again April 18, 2017
  • Kong: Skull Island Review March 20, 2017
  • Oscars 2017 March 2, 2017

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Women’s History Month: Frida Kahlo

Women’s History Month: Frida Kahlo

Jane Taylor, Guest Writer

Frida Kahlo, born in Coyoacán, Mexico, on July 6, 1907, was a Mexican surrealist painter that redefined art, but also served as a major feminist icon. Known best for her infa...

February 28, 2017

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