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Court continues block on controversial immigration law

Court continues block on controversial immigration law

Alyssa Rask, Editor April 5, 2024

As of Tuesday, a new controversial Texas immigration law will continue to be blocked after a decision by the courts. In a 2-1 vote, the 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals made their decisions based on...

$1.13 Billion Lottery Jackpot Winner is From New Jersey

$1.13 Billion Lottery Jackpot Winner is From New Jersey

Rishi Shah, Editor April 5, 2024

Anything Can Happen In New Jersey! On Tuesday, March 26 in a ShopRite liquor store in Neptune Township, the New Jersey Lottery claimed a winning lottery ticket worth billions. From Neptune Township...

Rasmalai Sweet

India’s Creamy Sweet Takes 2nd Place in Global Cheese Dessert Ranking

Rishi Shah, Editor April 5, 2024

On March 15,  Taste Atlas— a well-known, credible encyclopedia of food and recommendations across the world— updated their picks for the Top 25 Cheese Desserts in the World. Taking...

100 new species discovered in South Pacific

100 new species discovered in South Pacific

Alyssa Rask, Editor March 1, 2024

A group of researchers have made a discovery—one that will change the world of science.  Off the coast of Chile, researchers from the Schmidt Ocean Institute were nearly 4,000 meters deep when the...

Apples Failed Project

Apple kills Project Titan

Rishi Shah, Editor March 1, 2024

It was 2014. Apple led a secret effort project named Project Titan. The company had invested billions of dollars after seeing a future in building self-driving cars. Fast forward a decade later today...

Percy Jackson TV series to be renewed for season two

Percy Jackson TV series to be renewed for season two

Mya Melara, Staff Writer March 1, 2024

The new hit Disney+ series Percy Jackson and the Olympians has been renewed for a second season as of Feb. 7, 2024, after a successful first season. The first season is based on Rick Riordan's book The...

Class of 2024 Valedictorian on Being Number One

Class of 2024 Valedictorian on Being Number One

Isabella Cianci, Staff Writer March 1, 2024

Jai Desai, SWMHS’s class of 2024 valedictorian, has worked extremely hard to get to where he is today. Despite his outstanding academic achievements, this is the last factor that should be used to define...

SWMHS DECA Districts Jan 2024

SWMHS DECA Districts Jan 2024

Rishi Shah, Editor February 5, 2024

On Thursday, January 4, 2024, Sayreville DECA competed in its Regionals Competition at Kean University among the many schools in the Central East District Conference. It was a great event for our chapter...

Sayreville HOSA taking part in promoting the medical club/community with post-it activity

2023 Science Breakthrough of the Year: GLP-1

Jasmine Kohli, Staff Writer January 8, 2024

GLP-1, also known as the 2023 Science Breakthrough of the Year brings promising pathways for diabetes and beyond. Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects millions of people worldwide. Researchers...

Investing 101 Book

Book Review: “Investing 101…” by Michele Cagan 

Rishi Shah, Editor January 5, 2024

Book Review: "Investing 101" by Michele Cagan        Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5/5) The book “Investing 101: From Stocks and Bonds to ETFs and IPOs, an Essential Primer on...

TSA Google Classroom

Club Shoutout: SWMHS TSA

Rishi Shah, Editor November 28, 2023

The Sayreville War Memorial High School's Technology Student Association (TSA) is an exciting and newly established competitive club that provides students with a unique platform to apply their technology...

operation smiles

Club Shoutout: Sayreville Operation Similes

November 3, 2023

Sayreville Operation Smile Club is committed to enhancing the lives of children with cleft lip and palate problems locally and beyond. We want to raise funds, promote awareness, and show our support for...

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