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Speaking Up About Mental Health Awareness

Rachel Lotlikar, Photo Editor

December 5, 2017

Filed under Features, The Talon Archive

Mental health seems to be somewhat of a taboo concept in the world of young adults with people often using the mental illness as a joke or sarcastic adjective. “I’m so OCD about this,” “Man that makes me feel really depre...

Q&A with Madelaine Garner: Creator of MadelaineMade

Alena Carhart, Editor in Chief

December 1, 2017

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After graduating from Severna Park, Madelaine Garner (class of 2017) created her own online business called “MadelaineMade.” Her products consist of homemade necklaces, soaps and cosmetics. The idea became a reality due t...

Healthy Alternatives to Fast Food Chains

May 24, 2017

Filed under Features, Opinion, The Talon Archive

With Chick-fil-A, McDonald's, Five Guys, Subway, Taco Bell and other fast food restaurant chains located in Severna Park, it is nearly impossible to avoid going out every once in a while to grab a bite to eat. Although most ar...

Looking for something fun to do this weekend?

May 24, 2017

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Too many weekends we have found ourselves looking to our friends and asking the dreaded question: “what do you want to do?” With the weather heating up and the plants re-emerging from their winter hibernation, it’s a gr...

Wish it was easier to get into the District?

May 24, 2017

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Washington D.C. is not only the nation’s capital but a popular destination on weekends for teenagers from Severna Park, with many landmarks and museums D.C., is the place to be. However, the metropolitan city has some of the worst traf...

PLTW; The Program of the Future

May 24, 2017

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Project Lead the Way, better known as PLTW is offered at SPHS, spanning from grades 9-12. The program, while having a primary focus around engineering, also offers biology, architecture,  and computer science career pathway...

Athlete of the Week

May 12, 2017

Filed under Features, Sports, The Talon Archive

When sophomore Shane Carr was young, he did not play a sport in the spring and then his parents signed him up for lacrosse. “My coach said who wants to be goalie? And I gave it a try and now I play goalie for the varsity team,”...

Athlete of the Week

April 28, 2017

Filed under Features, Sports, The Talon Archive

Junior Kody Milton has been playing baseball for the majority of his life and has been working hard to perfect his skills since he was six. “I started playing baseball because I grew up around the sport and have always ...

New Netflix Release Doesn’t Live Up: Iron Fist

April 18, 2017

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Netflix has been upping the game when it comes to quality, superhero television ever since the release of “Daredevil” in 2015. Since then “Jessica Jones,” “Luke Cage” and even “Daredevil” season two, to a lesser extent,...

Paint Night 2017

April 6, 2017

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On April 21, the Key Club will be giving back to the community with an event organized two years ago by Key Club Vice President, junior Anna Roros. The annual Paint Night is a fun-filled night for about 30 kids with activi...

Breakfast for the Morning Rush

April 4, 2017

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It is 6:30 a.m. in the morning on Monday; you hit snooze a few too many times and now you are running late for school. The bus arrives in five minutes and you are still packing your bag, so you do what most students would, yo...

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