Op Ed: Keystone XL Oil Pipeline

On Tuesday January 24, 2017, President Trump signed an executive order to place an oil pipeline through the states of North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Illinois. This action reverses former President Obama’s order in opposition to the project. The President wants the pipeline finished as soon as possible, but the order has triggered some… Read More

Save the Rainforests!

  I love rainforests and all the things that live there. There are many different plants, animals and rare and endangered creatures living in rainforests. Sadly, the rainforests are disappearing quickly. Did you know that a space of rainforest the size of a football field is cleared every second? It is true! Rainforests are home to… Read More

White Helmets to the Rescue

    Boom! A barrel bomb has hit Syria again. Who is there to help innocent people? No one but the White Helmets. The White Helmets are an organization that helps civilians survive the deadly war in Syria. They go into fires, pull people out from under collapsed buildings and do many more heroic things. They have… Read More

Tiger Tipster weighs in on Four Square!

Dear Tiger Tipster! I am noticing that classmates of mine are getting their feelings hurt by the way some students play the recess game, four square. There are students who play too roughly, unfairly and show favoritism. Do you have any suggestions for what I can do to make four square fun and enjoyable, like… Read More

The Secret Life of Pets

In the movie ‘The Secret Life of Pets,’ Max is a spoiled dog who loves life in a nice New York building. One day his owner comes home with an extra being, named Duke! It is hatred between Max and Duke right away, which only grew larger every day. When the dogs  arrive at the… Read More

A Tale Dark and Grimm

 A Tale Dark and Grimm, by Adam Gidwitz, is a book for anyone who likes fantasy, fiction, comedy and scary stories. It is the ‘real’ story of Hansel and Gretel. It it definitely different from the original tale, because it is bone-chilling, bloody and gruesome. This book is one of a series of three, A… Read More

Incredible Irish Fast Feet

 At Sacred Heart many girls do after school activities. One interesting activity is Irish step dancing. I had the chance to interview three Irish dancers in the seventh grade, Katherine Devine, Gigi Pascal and Amy Maher. When did you start Irish step dancing? Gigi P: I have been dancing since I was four.   Katherine… Read More