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Holocaust survivor Samuel Harris tells his survival story to students from Mount Prospect. Courtesy of Daily Herald

Never forget

Each day, the number of remaining Holocaust survivors trickles down towards zero. This came into the international spotlight on July 2nd, when Holocaust survivor and acclaimed author Elie Wiesel passed away at the age of 87.
 This strawberry cake is packed with natural sweet flavors that provide a fresh taste to summer.   Courtesy of Smitten Kitchen
A woman sweats and stretches during a hot yoga session. Courtesy of Steamtown Yoga

Hot yoga is a hot new trend

Hot yoga is a fun, new spin on traditional yoga. It is regular studio yoga cranked up to 90-105 degrees. This new form of exercise is overtaking the Maryland and DC area. It is even replacing more traditional forms of exercise, like running and swimming.
Meet the faces of next year's officers for SGA. Courtesy of Flickr

Meet the new Blair SGA

Pep rallies, the blood drive, fundraisers and dances donít run themselves. Officers in the student government association (SGA) strive to ensure that students have the best possible high school experience possible. But who are the new faces behind the SGA?
 Blake Lively stars in "The Shallows" as Nancy Adams. Courtesy of Cosmopolitan

A shark. A girl. Oh no!

With heart-stopping suspense and an intriguing climax, "The Shallows" brings many beachgoers' fear of sharks alive. The survival film includes many action-packed moments and is a modern-day 'Jaws,' woman versus nature (in the form of a gargantuan great white shark) thriller that keeps audiences on the edge of their seats with its riveting plot and detailed graphics.

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"This is strictly a platonic Friendship website. This is NOT a dating website, and NOT an escort agency. Services on this website are strictly for FRIENDSHIP purposes only." These guidelines are plastered across the various pages, headlines, and banners of website, where you can hire somebody to spend time with you for between ten and forty dollars an hour. Prostitution is illegal in forty nine out of fifty states, but paying someone to be your friend isn't illegal in any. Should it be?

Is nothing sacred?

Welcome to the Blair witch trials

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Mass shooting occurs in Orlando night club

29-year-old Omar Mateen shot down people in Pulse, a popular gay nightclub, in Orlando, Florida, killing 49 and injuring 53 others on Sunday, June 12. This marks the 133rd mass shooting in 2016 and the largest one in American history.

Blair wins National Science Bowl Tournament

Blair team wins second place at the regional Rubik's Cube competition

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An a-dory-ble sequel to Finding Nemo

Announced in 2013, Finding Dory truly lived up to the high expectations set by the well-lovedFinding Nemo, with central themes of familial love and never giving up. Childish humor, suspenseful moments and tear-jerking scenes make this movie a must see for audiences young and old.

The swirling sounds of jazz

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of the Justice League

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SCO NBA Draft Preview

Buddy Hield, Brice Johnson, Malcolm Brogdon, local NCAA tournament hero Kris Jenkins. These guys all stayed in college for the long haul. Three seniors and Jenkins, the lone junior, who all made it deep into the tourney despite not being on the forefront of the NBA radar.

Blazers take home two state track titles

Blair softball loses high-scoring state semifinal


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