Anticipating Annie the Musical

Carys Law ‘21

January 13, 2018No Comments

Everybody remembers the fantastic performance of “Peter and the Starcatcher”  in November. We can anticipate an even more fantastic rendition of “Annie the Musical.”  The busy and stressful process of casting recently came to a close, and roles were recently assigned to passionate...

Music to Ridge’s Ears

Music to Ridge’s Ears

Jaclyn Narleski ’20

January 13, 2018No Comments

Holiday season casts a spell upon us, causing people scramble to purchase gifts, hang decorat...

Let It Snow!

Carys Law ‘21

December 22, 2017No Comments

Winter- the holiday season!  It’s a fun, frosty time of the year, and is definitely the best out of all the seasons, both logically and sentimentally. There are so many holidays that are going on during winter that really gives that time of the year spirit, and a festive atmosphere. ...

Peter and the Starcatcher

Peter and the Starcatcher

Sophie Amalfitano ‘20

December 22, 2017No Comments

Do you like Peter Pan? Yes? Then Peter and the Starcatcher is the perfect show for you! Peter and th...

The Art Show—Why You Should Come

Hannah Usadi ‘19

April 7, 2017No Comments

Walking through the Ridge Art Show, even the most prestigious of critics may fail to recognize these artists as high schoolers; the incredible work of these students displays talent far beyond their years. During the annual Ridge Art show held June 7 through June 9, Ridge High School displays...

Ridge Gets Worldly

Ridge Gets Worldly

Ahmed Sheikh ’18

April 7, 2017No Comments

This year, students and staff celebrated World Language Month at Ridge High School in early...

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Does America Need a Third Party?

Patrick Feng ‘20

January 13, 2018No Comments

At times, the “United” in United States seems like a misnomer. America’s polarization is visible in every facet of media. You need only turn on the television, open up social media, or listen to the radio to glimpse that massive amount of analysis, meta-analysis, and meta-meta-analysis on every...

Trump, Bezos, Amazon, and the Post Office

Omar Bekdash ‘18, Opinions Editor and Senior Columnist

January 13, 2018No Comments

In response to Trump’s trashing him on twitter two years ago, Jeff Bezos expressed a desire to eject Donald Trump into space on his new Blue Origin rocket. Since then, their relationship has not gotten much better, with President Trump happy to chime in every once in a while on Bezos, his e...

A Step Towards Peace or Pandemonium: President Trump’s Jerusalem Solution

Gigi Duncan ‘20

January 13, 2018No Comments

Peace: the freedom from disturbance; quiet and tranquility [1]. Since the formation of Israel in the 1940s, Jerusalem has been disputed by Jewish Israelis and Muslim Palestinians because of its holy significance for both groups. Past American Presidents have remained neutral on the subject...

Shame Worked in Alabama’s Senate Race

Brian Yoon ‘19, Non-School News Editor

January 13, 2018No Comments

In an unprecedented outcome, Democrat Doug Jones won the Alabama Senate race against Republican Roy Moore to fill the seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Initially, Jones appeared to be mounting a seemingly quixotic Senate campaign. However, with allegations of sexual harassmen...

#MeToo: The Movement

Dhristi Raval ‘20

January 13, 2018No Comments

A national survey conducted in 2017 by Fortune found that 54% of American women have experienced “unwanted and inappropriate sexual advances” at some point in their lives. Since October 2017, the #MeToo campaign has gained traction very quickly in the past few weeks. For a long time, most women d...

Let’s keep it n(uclear)eutral?

Sejal Agarwal ’20

January 13, 2018No Comments

Ever since North Korea’s split from South Korea in World War II’s aftermath, North Korea has maintained a very sour relationship with the United States. The U.S. continues to cultivate a healthy alliance with South Korea, having stationed thousands of its own troops in Hawaii, the clos...

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Meredith Lou ‘20

January 13, 2018No Comments

On December 4th, Houthi rebels killed former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh, broadcasted in a brusque video of his dead body being thrown into a pickup truck. This comes...

Newfound Discoveries in Space

January 13, 2018

Recently, through the use of artificial intelligence programs, NASA has discovered multiple planets in a new exoplanet system named Trappist...

U.S. Neutrality in the Middle East Deteriorates

January 13, 2018

On December 7, 2017 President Trump publicly recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. This decision has faced a lot of backlash for thi...

Scandals and the Senate Race

Scandals and the Senate Race

January 13, 2018

On December 13th, 2017, in the midst of sexual assault allegations aimed at Republican candidate Roy Moore, the race for the Alabama senate end...

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Sophie Amalfitano ’20

January 13, 2018No Comments

Christmas is celebrated by 2.2 billion in the world today. It is a time where families decorate magical Christmas trees, light purple and pink advent candles, hang up stockin...

California’s Raging Infernos

California’s Raging Infernos

January 13, 2018

Vicious wildfires continue to ravage through California, destroying everything in their paths through January of 2018.  Firefighters in Cali...

The Truth Behind the American Obesity Epidemic

The Truth Behind the American Obesity Epidemic

January 13, 2018

Thinking about eating that last piece of apple pie with a warm mug of eggnog? Harvard University has released a list of foods to consume and ...

College Application Fascination

College Application Fascination

January 13, 2018

As 2017 draws to a close, so does the college application process for the majority of seniors. Now,  universities do their part and make admissio...

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Ridge High School News At Its Finest
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