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Senior Gabriel Ammirata plays on the marimba for the Eagle Regiment marching band with social distancing guidelines. Photo courtesy of Gabriel Ammirata

Senior Gabriel Ammirata reminisces about his journey with music

Gabriel Ammirata, a senior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, has been a musician since elementary school. Growing up in Coral Springs, he was originally zoned for Coral Glades High School but moved to Parkland going into his freshman year where he continued his musical […]

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Junior Gabby Fisher finishes up a race at Mills Pond Park on Saturday, Nov. 18. Photo by Michelle Kefford

Women’s cross-country runner Gabby Fisher sets personal record

Gabrielle Fisher is a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. At school, she manages a busy schedule as she is a runner for the women’s cross-country team, a Graphics Editor and designer for the Aerie Yearbook and a part of the Three Heart Strings […]

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Seniors Mark Dorsett (7) and Michael Mclaughlin (75) stand in the Eagles' offensive huddle before a play against the Coral Glades Jaguars. Photo courtesy of Bryan Nguyen

[Multimedia] MSD celebrates the Class of 2021 seniors from the varsity football team

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The Northwest Regional Library has been a popular place for early voting. Photo by Logan Rubenstein

Broward County sees increase in early voting numbers

Battling the rain and staying socially distanced, voters in Broward County showed up during the first week of early voting to cast their ballots in this year’s general election. Early voting in Broward County began Monday, Oct. 19 and ended Nov. 1, with polling places […]

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Sparsely populated, the Pine Trails Park playground is open to those who follow the park's COVID-19 precautionary guidelines.

Students’ favorite local places change during the COVID-19 pandemic

The breeze refreshes your sun-kissed, warm face. Earbuds bursting with music hang on your ears, curled around a face mask. Your legs pump your bicycle energetically to propel yourself into the cool scenery of grass and trees intermingling after a fresh rain. For many students, […]

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Graphic by Julia Landy

MSD teachers cope with an entirely new culture of teaching due to COVID-19

Since the first day of school on Aug. 19, classes at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have been operating solely online. This change is due to the global pandemic currently occurring with the COVID-19 virus. In an effort to keep these classes as involved as […]

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MLB Drafts Recent Graduate, Coby Mayo

MLB Drafts Recent Graduate, Coby Mayo

*Story is co-written by Sophia Squiccirini and Julianne LoFurno* On Thursday, June 11, former Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School baseball player, Coby Mayo, was selected to play for the Baltimore Orioles during the 2020 Major League Baseball draft. He was chosen as the 103rd pick […]

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At the senior drive-by that took place on Saturday, March 30, MSD DECA President Mandi Jaffe and her brother Harris Jaffe received their graduation stoles and a DECA blanket.

MSD DECA holds a drive-by celebration for their seniors at Pine Trails Park

On Saturday, May 30, DECA seniors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were invited to drive by Pine Trails Park to be celebrated by fellow officers and DECA teachers. The event took place at 11 a.m. and required participants to wear masks amid the coronavirus […]

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Many furry friends have found new homes. Photo by Fenthon Aristhomene

With Florida on lockdown, pet adoption surges

Sheltering in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus can be boring and lonely. However, something that is rarely lonely or boring is having a new pet. Quarantine has caused a significant spike in adoption and fostering of pets, including dogs and cats. Many are […]

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Due to COVID-19 restaurants within the Parkland and Coral Springs community are transitioning to alternative methods to serving their customers. Photo courtesy of Mel Melcon/TNS

Restaurants in Parkland and Coral Springs utilize drive-through and pickup options

The COVID-19 outbreak has forced restaurant operators around Parkland and Coral Springs to come to a decision on whether or not they should remain open or temporarily shut down. All restaurants in Florida have transitioned to delivery, drive-throughs or curbside pickups, offering no sit-in dining […]

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