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Lebron James will star in the new Space Jam movie. Courtesy of YouTube

Is nothing sacred?

Aliens, Lebron James, and Bugs Bunny definitely make my top ten list of things I enjoy watching on TV, but is it a good idea to combine the three? Warner Bros. certainly thinks so, and the final product will be a summer release of a sequel to the famous live action/animation movie, Space Jam.
Music is important to many teachers at Blair. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

A Musical Balancing Act

It's one thing to have a job to make money, but often it's all too easy to get stuck in a routine and forget to be creative. "I think it's important that when people get older that they don't give up their artistic interests. Even though I'm 49, I don't think it's silly that I'm trying to play in rock and roll bands," Mayo says. Mayo is one of several teachers at Blair who have found a way to balance teaching and music.

Spring sweets: berry smoothie

Light on prep, but heavy on snack satisfaction, this smoothie has the added bonus of being packed with vitamins and protein thanks to the fruit and yogurt.
Former Damascus Running Back Jake Funk has enrolled at UMD. Courtesy of Terrapins Station MD

MoCo running back enrolls early to UMD

After setting records and winning the Maryland 3A state championship for the Damascus Swarmin' Hornets this past fall sports season, local running back Jake Funk is poised to make an impact at the college level. The former high schooler enrolled early for the spring semester at the University of Maryland, where he committed in October.
Blair's Rubik's Cube team won second place overall in the tournament. Courtesy of Ray Weng

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

The Blair Rubik's Cube team won second place at the DC metro "You CAN do the Rubik's Cube" tournament at the National Electronics Museum on April 2.

Opinions »

Welcome to the Blair witch trials

What would it be like if the Salem witch trials happened in 2016? Or even at Montgomery Blair High School?

When patience isn't enough

Picking a bone with David Trone

News »

Samir Paul wins Rising-Star Teacher Award

Magnet computer science teacher Samir Paul won the Marian Greenblatt Education Fund Rising-Star Teacher Award. He has been teaching at Blair for two years.

Bill would require annual mental health training for teachers

Purple line contract approved

Entertainment »

The swirling sounds of jazz

Enjoy these sounds in the playlist included in this article to finish off Jazz Appreciation Month.

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of the Justice League

Dr. Dog joined by the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for an exciting show

Sports »

Blair varsity baseball wins extra inning thriller

The Blair Blazers (10-7) beat the Clarksburg Coyotes (10-6) 3-2 in extra innings on Monday night after an extended absence from the field due to heavy rain. Strong pitching by both teams coupled with good infield play kept the score low despite the game lasting eleven innings. Clarksburg's numerous errors and walks in the final inning gave the Blazers the opportunity to take home a win on senior night.

Blair boys lacrosse beats Springbrook in sudden death overtime

Blazers suffer ninth inning loss

     

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