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Empty Shoes Fill Hearts

September 11, 2011


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By FRANCESCA COCCHI AND SARAH GLEASON OCEAN GROVE – Standing among rows of empty shoes in Auditorium Square Park, Sean Feeley looks down at his feet as the sun sets on a memorial dedicated to the lives of so many. Trying to enjoy the last days of summer weather, the Feeley family spent their Saturday in Ocean Grove at the beach and eati...

Anniversary marks time to move forward from hate

September 11, 2011


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By AISLINN BRENNAN Sept. 11, 2001 was a tragic day, and as a nation we will always carry the pain and sadness with us, particularly the people who suffered personal losses. People grieve at their own paces and individual grievance really has no end point. However, as a whole, we have lost sight of who...

Abbott ruling troubling for MCVSD: Low-income districts set to receive more funding

June 11, 2011


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By BRIAN MURPHY Managing Editor On the balmy Tuesday morning of May 24, the students of Asbury Park High School walked past the sun-drenched lawn and verdant foliage and entered their school to begin another day. At the time, an Asbury Park education cost $24,306 per year, according to state figures o...

Pre-Prom Interviews 2011 (Video)

May 27, 2011


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The Inkblot News interviewed sophomores, juniors and seniors before they left school to get ready for prom later that evening. This video shows their expetations about this year's prom theme and what they will be wearing to the big event. This video was created by Matt Goldman and Bryan Principe. ...

QR Code Fast Access

April 22, 2011


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Use The Inkblot's new QR code to quickly access the site, and see the latest CHS News. The Inkblot plans to publish these codes around the school and by the Journalism Room.

New Blot Website

April 22, 2011


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In collaboration with the 50th issue, the staff of The Inkblot has launched a new version of the website. Focused on more constant updates, we hope the new site will be the must-read of all CHS students. In addition, we will in the near future be uploading back-issues to the new digital print e-reader....

Issue 4: Online Edition

April 22, 2011


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Editors reflect on Inkblot’s history, legacy

April 22, 2011


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By RYAN PETTIT and JACKIE TEMPERA Editors-in-Chief Ask either one of us to name what’s great about working for The Inkblot, and we’d point to the layout sessions and the craziness that it brings. As Mrs. Mulshine blasts her eclectic iTunes library and reads through our work, the staff members sit, t...

Budget for next year ‘uncertain,’ McCorkell says

April 22, 2011


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By ALEX PETTIT Video Editor Attendees of the March 3 Parent Student Faculty Association meeting left with a greater understanding of the upcoming year’s budget cuts, thanks to guest speaker Monmouth County Vocational School District Superintendent Timothy McCorkell. “There is good news and the...

CHS is #1 in language arts statewide

April 22, 2011


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By LAURA GLEASON Staff Writer The Class of 2011 was ranked Number 1 this year in New Jersey for the most students achieving “advanced proficient” in the Language Arts section of the High School Proficiency Assessment. CHS’s current seniors scored advanced proficient in all the categories in b...

Admin hopes high for 2011 HSPA test

April 22, 2011


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By CONNOR McAULEY Staff Writer Throughout the past couple of weeks student conversation revolved around the High School Proficiency Assessment test, with a certain emphasis on the phrase “100 percent advanced proficient,” encouraged by Principal James Gleason. “It’s a matter of shooting fo...

Boteega website set for e-shopping

April 22, 2011


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By JESSIE KRAUS-LAVY News Editor Commerce at school has gone online with the launch of Boteega, an online marketplace designed specifically for students. “Boteega, or ‘botiga’ in its original Catalan, translates to ‘store,’” states the Boteega website. Founding member senior Matt Amato ...

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