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Drama Club seniors take final bow in “You Can’t Take It With You”

Drama Club seniors take final bow in “You Can’t Take It With You”

Izzy Erskine

May 7, 2018


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The Drama Club put on their last production for the 2017-2018 year, presenting “You Can’t Take it With You," where the seniors gave their final performances and farewells to the Drama Club family. Seniors director Lara Graney of Belmar and producer Izzy Cavazzoni of Wall collaborated with their ...

NAHS inducts new members, puts on annual art show

NAHS inducts new members, puts on annual art show

Meredith Prud'homme

May 5, 2018


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On Friday May 4, the National Art Honor Society (NAHS) hosted the annual art show and NAHS induction. NAHS inducted 30 new members after meeting the requirements for the club. The event showcased students’ artistic abilities by displaying sketchbooks, paintings, animations and more. The show in...

CHS students walk out in solidarity with national movement

CHS students walk out in solidarity with national movement

Katherine Lombardi

May 4, 2018


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In solidarity against gun violence and to honor the victims of the Majority Stoneman Douglas tragedy in Parkland, Fl., CHS students walked out during the school day on March 14. It was part of the Nationwide School Walkout, a movement that included high schools across America. In accordance with...

CCC Festival garners over $3,000 for St. Jude’s

CCC Festival garners over $3,000 for St. Jude’s

Jordan Durkin

May 4, 2018


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The Cultural Communications Club (CCC) hosted its 14th annual Cultural Festival on March 16, following the theme of “Harmony.” There were 25 groups of CHS students, each  representing a country by making displays, serving food and providing attendees with information about their country’s culture...

Writers gain knowledge, awards at CSPA conference

Writers gain knowledge, awards at CSPA conference

Isabella Antoon

May 4, 2018


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The Columbia Scholastic Press Association welcomed 10 staff members of The Inkblot to its Spring Conference at Columbia University in New York City from Wednesday, March 14 to Friday, March 16. Inkblot representatives experienced life on a college campus by attending seminars along with other studen...

Jake Polvino takes throne, wins Mr. CHS

Jake Polvino takes throne, wins Mr. CHS

Katherine Lombardi

May 4, 2018


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On April 20, the boys of each class competed for both the prestigious title of Mr. CHS and points that had the power to make a major impact on their grade’s Spring Spirit Week score. SGA President Jackie Geller of Manalapan along with Vice President Connor Martin of Spring Lake Heights hosted ...

Students showcase musical talent at Battle of the Bands

Students showcase musical talent at Battle of the Bands

Abby Fuller

May 4, 2018


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Battle of the Bands is an annual event at CHS which allows students to showcase their natural musical talent.  Senior Kyle Gavin of Middletown created the event his freshman year. “I’m looking forward to seeing all of the bands getting to showcase their talent to everyone who comes, as well ...

‘Rainbow Connection’ brings Spirit Week win to Class of 2020

‘Rainbow Connection’ brings Spirit Week win to Class of 2020

Allie Beekman

May 4, 2018


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After hearing that a freshman had won the coveted Mr. CHS title, worth 75 spirit week points, students braced themselves for anything to happen when senior and SGA President Jackie Geller of Manalapan announced the final results of the 2018 Spring Spirit Week. Geller announced that the freshmen placed la...

Quill & Scroll organizes voter registration drive

Quill & Scroll organizes voter registration drive

Phoebe Drummond

May 4, 2018


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CHS students ages 17 and 18, who are chomping at the bit to hit the ballot booth, were given the opportunity to register to vote in school on Thursday, Apr. 26. Maryanne DeVarti from the Greater Red Bank League of Women Voters headed the event, which took place during lunch. To register, students...

Juniors have their voices heard at Running and Winning workshop

Juniors have their voices heard at Running and Winning workshop

Sarah McNey

April 24, 2018


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The League of Women Voters hosted its annual Running and Winning workshop on Thursday, Apr. 19 at Monmouth Regional High School. Three selected junior delegates represented CHS and spoke about issues affecting schools today. Running and Winning aims to “foster in young women an interest in public lif...

Class of 2020 wins Spring Spirit Week

Class of 2020 wins Spring Spirit Week

Allie Beekman

April 20, 2018


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With Lip Sync, one of the most competitive Spring Spirit Week traditions, Friday was a fitting day for each grade to decide what to wear on their own. When lunch ended, the seniors had 210 points in first place, followed by the sophomores in second with 170 points, the juniors in third with 155 points...

Seniors maintain lead after Decades Day

Seniors maintain lead after Decades Day

Katherine Lombardi

April 19, 2018


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CHS received a blast from the past this Thursday, Apr. 19 as Spring Spirit Week continued on with Decades Day. Students dressed in different fashion trends of prior generations, sporting anything from flare jeans and rainbow tie-dye to bright windbreakers and scrunchies. The seniors were assigned t...

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