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The wildfires on the West Coast have left countless without homes or missing for decades now, only becoming more frequent as the years go by.
Wildfires in the West wither away homes, communities
Story by Stephanie Diaz Casco, Staff Writer • November 24, 2020

There have been wildfires in California over the past few months, which are now moving towards the west, affecting the citizens who live in the western states. Residents have been evacuating their homes...

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Peter Heryla III and John Rockwell have, once again, accomplished a huge milestone for the time, effort and good intentions they have put out into Columbia Heights. This is nothing out of the ordinary considering the four-decade long friendship the two have shared.
Committed citizens share Columbia Heights' Alumni of Distinction Award
Story by Renee Demars Dehn, Web Editor • November 24, 2020

The Columbia Heights High School Scholarship Foundation recognizes outstanding former CHHS graduates every year with the “Alumni of Distinction” award. This year, Peter Heryla III and John Rockwell...

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"Among Us" character Red gets rid of their competition, leaving a "Fall Guys" avatar defeated. Both games have gained tremendous traction within the last few months.
Popular 2020 titles duke it out for game of the year
Story by Adrian Hemmick, Staff Writer • November 24, 2020

The video games “Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout” and “Among Us” were quite the pleasant surprises when they gained popularity over the course of 2020, a year that has otherwise provided only unpleasant...

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Beyoncé continues to impress with "Black is King". illustrated by Sol Schindler
Visual album embraces, celebrates Blackness
Story by Yasmin Mohamed, Staff Writer • November 10, 2020

Exceeding all expectations once again, American singer Beyoncé released a new musical film this summer, “Black Is King,” and it has lived up to the hype. “Black Is King'' is a combination of a musical...

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From left to right: actress Naya Rivera, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and actor Chadwick Boseman are just a few of the heart-wrenching, high-profile deaths of 2020.
Deaths of beloved figures sadden, anger America
Story by Ny’Jerria Jordan, Staff Writer • November 24, 2020
The last few months of 2020 have been hard and difficult for a lot of us. During this year, we’ve lost the second female supreme court justice, the fabled Black Panther
Columbia Heights High School welcomes all new educators entering both the digital and actual classrooms for the 2020-21 school year.
New teachers at CHHS join the virtual and IRL Heights community
Story by Dani Plasch, Staff Writer • November 10, 2020
The 2020-2021 school year has been very eventful so far, to say the least. In addition to a pandemic and new models of learning, Columbia Heights High School has also welcomed
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Four-ingredient Vegan Buddha Bowl is quick and easy to make.
Fulfilling and fantastic, try this vegan Buddha Bowl
Story by Gissel Inamagua, Co-Editor-in-Chief • November 24, 2020

Imagine the toastiness and warmth an oven creates—the smells that fill the space around you. As Thanksgiving creeps up on us, food represents many different things for many different people. Today, I...

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