Raider Roast Menu Additons

Raider Roast Menu Additons

Jemima Roeckmann, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

These days, it seems as if the younger generation is spending more and more time in coffee shops. Many wonder if it is to study or just get the day started with a dose of caffeine. Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts are examples of these businesses flourishing every day, simply by selling their icon...

Seneca Valley holds its 7th annual 24 Hour Film Festival

Seneca Valley holds its 7th annual 24 Hour Film Festival

January 18, 2018


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From December 16th through 17th, Seneca Valley held its 7th annual 24 Hour Film festival, hosted by Mr. Dan McKosky and Mrs. Janice Plutnicki of SVTV. The 24 Hour Film Festival is a contest held by SVTV where groups of students and alumni must write, produce, film, and edit an original short film...

Teacher Feature- Mr. Dickey

Teacher Feature- Mr. Dickey

Keersten Young

January 11, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

This month's teacher feature article is highlighting Mr. Dickey, a former student that attended Seneca Valley before he became an AP and CHS statistics teacher at the senior high. Dickey, who is experiencing his first year being a full time teacher here at SV, was not very nervous to start because...

Thomas fire becomes one of the largest in California’s history

Thomas fire becomes one of the largest in California’s history

Sydney Gibson, Staff Writer

January 10, 2018


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Southern California's Thomas fire started to burn on December 4 and quickly became the fourth largest wildfire in the state's history.     It began in Ventura County, Santa Paula and has burned over 242,500 acres (379 square miles), destroyed 972 buildings, including more than 700 homes, and damaged 258 buildings.     As a result, the wildfir...

SV varsity hockey battles through arduous PIHL schedule

SV varsity hockey battles through arduous PIHL schedule

Luke Henne, Contributor

January 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the 2017-18 season nears its halfway point, the Seneca Valley Raiders varsity hockey team has made a name for themselves among their competitors. Competing in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League's Triple-A division, the Raiders have won five of their first seven contests, while also...

President Trump to move American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

President Trump to move American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Tommy Conroy

December 18, 2017


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As of December 6, President Trump declared that the U.S. would begin the process of moving their embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to the Holy City of Jerusalem, recognizing it as Israel's capital This decision is an echo from September of last year, when President Trump as only a candidate in the running...

The best new sushi restaurant in town

The best new sushi restaurant in town

Kiara Carrasquilla

December 13, 2017


Filed under Local, Showcase

  Walking into Ryu Gin you can hear the sweet subtle sound of piano keys making music. To your right there is a very modern and sleek sushi bar, where you can see the chef making his master piece. To the left is where all the tables and booths are, where you can sit and enjoy the ambiance of...

Catalonia faces setbacks in their fight for independence

Sydney Gibson, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


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Catalonia, one of the 17 regions in Spain, is located in the northeastern section of the nation and has been waging a battle for independence since 1922 to create its own democracy.   Catalonia is one of Spain's wealthiest regions and brings in approximately 20% of their GDP, or gross domestic prod...

NHL season preview

NHL season preview

Patrick Inman, Contributor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the 2017-18 season kicks off, all 31 teams gear up for the same goal...a chance to dance with lord Stanley. Some intriguing stories from the Western Conference this year include everything from the brand new Vegas Golden Knights franchise, to the Blues trying to get past the Western Conferen...

Teacher feature

Teacher feature

November 13, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

How can one be chosen for teacher of the month? What makes someone applicable for this honorary position? Seneca Valley Senior High Librarian, Michael Stebbins, embodies those principles of such a person. Since the 2000-2001 school year, Stebbins has been teaching at SV. This was after he graduated...

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