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Lego Man

Allison Schwartz, Assistant Page Editor

January 12, 2012

When Jeff Hindman, a regular beachgoer of Florida, took his usual morning walk on the Siesta Key Beach in Sarasota County around 7 a.m. on Tuesday, October 25, he was in in for a real surprise. Aside from the shining radiance...

The Economic Situation is Killing Our Future!

Isabel Lake

December 1, 2011

Flip to NBC, CNN, or any of a dozen other channels at any time of day, and they will tell you how low the stocks tumbled or how high unemployment is. Newscasters report on recession-caused bankruptcies, liquidations, layoffs,...

Web Filtering Improvements Continue

Adjoa Mante, Staff Writer

December 1, 2011

Last month we reported on the current state of events on the “firewall” of Harriton. Mr. George Frazier, the Director of Information Systems for the district, commented on the feedback the firewall received from students and...

Teacher Spotlight: Ms. Erney

Jeremy Levick, Staff Writer

December 1, 2011

For those of you who don’t know her, Ms. Erney is a Chemistry teacher, most recently returned from her year-long sabbatical at Cornell. The Harriton Banner recently had a chance to sit down and chat with Ms. Erney. THB: First, welocme b...

Green Energy Makes You Cooler

Lexi Harder, Staff Writer

December 1, 2011

The motivations behind the use of green, or renewable, energy are simple. Instead of releasing clouds of greenhouse gases into the air that cause the atmosphere to trap heat from the sun more efficiently and melt the polar...

Art Monthly: Madelaine Pisani

Marta Eliot

December 1, 2011

Madelaine Pisani, a senior taking IB Visual Arts, appreciates nature, the figure, and the plight of human emotion. She is most inspired by the shifts and alterations in body language that define interactions between people...

Declaration of Independence: The Lawyers Congregate

Grace McKenzie-Smith

December 1, 2011

Most US citizens would say that the Declaration of Independence is a legal document, a part of the United States’ founding beliefs. It’s particularly interesting that more than two hundred years after the fact, British...

Ask Jane: Volume One

November 21, 2011

Need advice? Email [email protected] or comment on this article. Dear Jane, My friends often make jokes about rape and cancer. I know that they don’t mean what they say, but I still find the jokes very offensive...

Introducing Ask Jane

October 25, 2011

This month the Banner will be implementing an feature we ran last year-- the Ask Jane section. Need some advice or an answer to a pressing question? Every month readers can send in their questions to Jane at [email protected],...

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