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Netflix Changes Not Consumer Friendly

Netflix Changes Not Consumer Friendly

Sam Blurton, Staff Writer

November 3, 2011

Filed under National Views, Opinion

Netflix, the low-retail priced movie renting service founded in 1997, has seen serious economic downturn in the last quarter due to a change in price and...

The Politics of Politics

Ray Gerhart, Staff Writer

November 3, 2011

Filed under National Views, Opinion

Why now? Why now does the President decide to withdraw all troops from Iraq? Why now does he also decide to help out students with loans? Why now?   So he can win is the answer. It is a smart tactic and Obama is not the first or last president who will use it. The idea is that now with his re-election coming up next year and with a new republican debate every week...

Bring Back Halloween

Bring Back Halloween

October 28, 2011

There once was a time when students eagerly counted down the days until Halloween. We spent hours picking out costumes and paraded proudly around our elementary...

What will you be this year for Halloween?

What will you be this year for Halloween?

October 26, 2011

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Senior Weighs in on Pep Rally

Senior Weighs in on Pep Rally

October 25, 2011

Over the past two years at North Penn High School, a pep rally for the entire school preceded the Friday night homecoming game. This year the pep rally...

What is Your “Song of the Moment?”

What is Your “Song of the Moment?”

October 18, 2011

                    AMANDA HUBER (12) "White Blank Page" - Mumford and...

Reaction to Knight Crier

Bill Jacobs, Local Reader

October 17, 2011

Filed under Letters to the Editor

I am so pleased to be one of the first 8,000 readers of your newly formatted KNIGHT CRIER. I have been reading with great interest the stories and videos your staff is producing. Thanks to Mr. Hynes for encouraging you to create such an outstanding high school newspaper. Best wishes to your entire staff.

The New Format

October 12, 2011

Filed under Letters to the Editor

Hello, I think this site is a fantastic idea I love the fact we get the opportunity to see what goes on at North Penn everyday! However, this year I am a senior. I have a concern/question: does this mean there will be no newspaper anymore? I hope we do because as a senior, especially at the end of the year I would like to have a copy of the knight crier as a keepsake because...

Just a Second Lunch: Pro-Con On Lunch Study

Maria Poccia, Staff Writer

September 26, 2011

Filed under Opinion

After every summer, students, as usual, come back to North Penn amidst many changes. This year’s changes include a new cell phone policy, a new lunch procedure, and a new parking policy. Yet, the one of the most significant alterations that students will notice has been the change of study hall to lunch study on their schedules. Lunch study, which many students call their...

Got Mascot?

Sam Blurton, Staff Writer

September 22, 2011

Filed under Opinion

Sports teams play a big role in North Penn life and we have become accustomed to winning championships. With this desire to win comes a massive degree of school support. However, whenever there are sporting events, something always seems to be missing. But what exactly does North Penn need to raise its spirit to the next level?   The term “mascot” does not simply...

A Delicious New Program: Pro-Con On Lunch Study

Sam Blurton, Staff Writer

September 22, 2011

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Being in a study hall during a lunch period and having no work can be a painful experience. Two options exist: sleep, or imagine friends enjoying their lunch period. To solve this problem, North Penn has implemented a new system combining study halls with lunch periods. The new system of lunch studies allows students to catch up with friends and since North Penn is such a huge...

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