Holidays: commercialization competes with quality family time


January 30, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Uncategorized

Holidays have traditionally been a time for family. Getting together for a grand dinner on Christmas Eve or exchanging gifts and eating latkes during Hanukkah are sometimes one of the only occasions that can get a family together....

2018 midterms

Catherine Shen, Co-Editor in Chief

November 9, 2018

Filed under Editorials

Most of the current high school students in Henrico County have never taken a midterm. For many years, midterms were scheduled after winter break in late January. However, for the past three years, the Henrico School Board had...

The Rising Cost

Katelynne Collins

March 16, 2018

Filed under Editorials

According to the Department of Education, the average cost of tuition, room and board, and other fees at a four-year university in 1980 averaged $9,438. Today, the cost has risen to over $23,000. With student loan debt exceeding...

Does the Ease of Online Shopping Cause Impulsive Spending?

Katelynne Collins

December 16, 2017

Filed under Editorials

The development of the internet has been a wonderful mechanism for consumers to efficiently and easily find the products they want. However, the ease of purchasing items online can lead to an increase in impulsive shopping. According...