Tea Party Teens

By Cara Bernard

They are very proud of what they believe in, extremely politically active, involved in leadership positions throughout the Republican Party, and most importantly, they are average everyday teens. Find out why members of “generation y” are becoming more politically active in conservative politics than ever before.

Tea Party Teens

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A Tight Econonmy Hurts Prom Night

By Precious Williams

Prom is one of those nights teens dream about.  The gorgeous dresses, handsome tuxedos,  flowers,  limos, a night on the town and dancing til dawn. Even in a good economy, it’s a costly night. This year, thanks to the recession, demand for high-priced limousines and fancy flowers is down as prom season looms. Here’s how some retailers are coping.

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Cool Jobs

By Lezla Gooden

Summer is almost here. Time again to take on the Herculean task of finding a short-term job. But one thing is sure for this high school junior. She does not want a job that involves flipping burgers, pumping gas, bagging groceries or cleaning bathrooms. Is the perfect fun, high-paying, challenging summer job out there?

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Trans Siberian Orchestra

By Steven Christian

Trans-Siberian Orchestra, named one of Billboard’s “Top 25 Touring Artists of the Decade,” had their first spring tour this year. The group usually only plays in the winter. Find out why they decided to break an old habit.

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Baggy Jeans Are So Yesterday

By Kendra Teasley
Jeans have been around for 137 years. But boy have they changed a lot. Who would have thought that old-school blue work jeans would evolve into so many other styles and colors? One style that is popular today is the skinny jean.
 
 
 
 

 

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D.C. School Choice

By Calvin Jackson
Parents of struggling students in DC public schools are upset over Congressdecision to cut funding to the DC Opportunity Scholarship Program. Determined, they turn to the bills original pioneer to keep the program alive.
 
 
 

 

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