• Are Homeless Veterans Getting The Help They Need?
    News

    Are Homeless Veterans Getting The Help They Need?

    Anastasia Elefante, Writer

    In the last decade, According to the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans, there are 50,000 homeless veterans in the United States, around 2.4 million living in the United States in total, and 1.4 million who are at risk of homelessness due to poverty, poor current living conditions, and a lack o...

    US Coast Guard veteran car Sticker.

    Anastasia Elefante

  • Fall Spirit Week 2017
    Student Life

    Fall Spirit Week 2017

    Natalie Azzolini, Writer

    Last week was Madison High School’s first spirit week of the year and it yielded some surprising results with a clear lack of participation in the senior class. The juniors beat the seniors as the most spirited, winning the ice cream prize. To determine the cause of the lack of participation MDO interviewed two s...

    Pictured above, senior Loryn Camp got into the spirit and dressed like Coach Rosella for Dress Like a Teacher day.

    Natalie Azzolini

  • Bottle Hill Day Brings Residents of Madison Together Once Again
    Feature

    Bottle Hill Day Brings Residents of Madison Together Once Again

    Michael Preston, Writer

    On October 7th, the town of Madison came together yet again to celebrate Bottle Hill Day. Bottle Hill Day, named after Madison’s original establishment called “Bottle Hill”, annually celebrates Madison's small and loving community. Every year dozens of booths and stands are set up all across Ma...

    One of the many vendor stands at Bottle Hill Day

    Alex Gonzalez

  • Madison Storyteller’s Festival
    Arts and Entertainment

    Madison Storyteller’s Festival

    Peri Munter, Writer

    The autumn season brings with it changes in the weather, the start of school, and a variety of festivals and downtown events for Madisonians to enjoy. Saturday, September 16, welcomed an array of poets, authors, and like-minded organizations to the Madison Storyteller’s Festival on the corner of Main ...

    Glyphs' table at Madison Storytellers Festival

    Peri Munter

  • Dodgers Off to a Great Start!
    Sports

    Dodgers Off to a Great Start!

    Natalie Azzolini, Writer

    Football: Started off with an upsetting loss against Lenape Valley, to start the season, 24-3 who they beat at Metlife last year but came back on Saturday with a 27-20 win over Verona. All eyes are on senior captains Ryan Schmitz, Brian Bradley, Santi Quintero, and Brian Bradley, as well as seniors ...

    Madison students show their Dodger Pride in maroon and gold at the Madison-Verona football game where madison won 27-20! @DodgerAthletics

    @DodgerAthletics

Opinion

iPhone X: The Next Step in Mobile Evolution

iPhone X: The Next Step in Mobile Evolution

Michael Preston, Writer

September 28, 2017

On September 12th, Apple announced its new set of phones scheduled to come out later this year; the iPhone 8, iPhone 8+ and, most unexpectedly, the iPhone X. The iPhone 8 seem...

Junior Year… it isn’t that bad

Junior Year… it isn’t that bad

June 7, 2017

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

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

April 7, 2017

Front Entrance Crisis

Front Entrance Crisis

February 6, 2017

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Student Life

The Scariest Word to Any Senior: College

The Scariest Word to Any Senior: College

Loryn Camp, Writer

October 20, 2017No Comments

It’s that time of the year again, when the seniors feel the pressures of their rigorous high school courses with piles of homework each night, their final chances at sports o...

  • Fall Spirit Week 2017 October 20, 2017
  • Anxiety Caused by Daily Events, Causing Serious Issues September 28, 2017
  • Tenth graders attempt to form a Table Tennis Team September 28, 2017

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Music

Brockhampton SATURATION ll Review

Brockhampton SATURATION ll Review

Michael Quinn, Writer

September 28, 2017No Comments

Amidst the number of great rap albums this year, like Tyler, The Creator’s Flower Boy, or Vince Staples’ Big Fish Theory, we now have a sequel to the critically acclaimed SATU...

Guide to Summer Music Festivals

Guide to Summer Music Festivals

May 17, 2017

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

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News

Are Homeless Veterans Getting The Help They Need?

Are Homeless Veterans Getting The Help They Need?

Anastasia Elefante, Writer

October 20, 2017No Comments

In the last decade, According to the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans, there are 50,000 homeless veterans in the United States, around 2.4 million living in the Unite...

Graham-Cassidy Bill is Revoked From the Senate Floor

Graham-Cassidy Bill is Revoked From the Senate Floor

October 20, 2017

Crazy Weather Continues: Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico

Crazy Weather Continues: Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico

September 28, 2017

iPhone X: The Next Step in Mobile Evolution

iPhone X: The Next Step in Mobile Evolution

September 28, 2017

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Fashion to Follow

Deliriously a Dodger

Deliriously a Dodger

Julia Prout, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 20163 Comments

  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...

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

iPhone X: The Next Step in Mobile Evolution

iPhone X: The Next Step in Mobile Evolution

Michael Preston, Writer

September 28, 2017No Comments

On September 12th, Apple announced its new set of phones scheduled to come out later this year; the iPhone 8, iPhone 8+ and, most unexpectedly, the iPhone X. The iPhone 8 seem...

  • Junior Year… it isn’t that bad June 7, 2017
  • A Perspective on the Student Selection Process Behind “Every 15 Minutes” April 7, 2017
  • Front Entrance Crisis February 6, 2017

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Arts and Entertainment

“It” Movie Review

“It” Movie Review

Madeleine McNamara, Writer

September 28, 2017No Comments

On September 8, 2017, the newest adaption of Stephen King’s It hit theaters and instantly became a massive success.  It grossed over $123 million during the first week, an...

  • Mother!: Garbage! September 28, 2017
  • Madison Storyteller’s Festival September 28, 2017
  • 69th Annual Emmys: Award Show or Political Rally? September 28, 2017

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Women’s History Month: Frida Kahlo

Women’s History Month: Frida Kahlo

Jane Taylor, Guest Writer

February 28, 2017

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...

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