Sports Preview

As spring weather begins to make its way to Ledyard, let’s see what is in store as this season’s sports begin: Girls’ Lacrosse: With last year’s starters graduated, the girls’ lacrosse team will have a difficult time adapting, but with several experienced freshman trying out, the team could be a potential threat later in the… Read More Sports Preview

What Does Protesting Accomplish?

Policemen attacked, ambulances blocked by riots, torn signs and screaming individuals threatening to rape women. Needless to say it was an eventful weekend for Chicago and Donald Trump. The riots began Friday night, March 11, when Trump’s campaign staffer announced that the rally would be postponed due to safety concerns. The major demonstration attracted hundreds… Read More What Does Protesting Accomplish?

Peyton Manning Says Bye to Broncos

After an 18-year-long professional football career, Peyton Manning, quarterback for the Denver Broncos, announced his plans for retirement from the National Football League (NFL)  just weeks after defeating the Carolina Panthers 24-10 at Super Bowl 50. Manning’s football career began in college at University of Tennessee for his college career, and ended with two Super… Read More Peyton Manning Says Bye to Broncos

Should Apple’s Refusal to Comply be Allowed?

On Feb. 16, a federal judge ordered Apple to build custom software that would enable the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to break into an iPhone 5c used by San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook. Apple has refused and the result is a “complicated legal skirmish” (livescience.com). The FBI has argued that the All Writs… Read More Should Apple’s Refusal to Comply be Allowed?