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Rook Coffee is a staple in Monmouth County

Rook Coffee is a staple in Monmouth County

Allie Kuo
March 9, 2017
Filed under Arts, Showcase

Chances are, you may be familiar with a little black bird and its namesake coffee stores that have been popping up all over Monmouth County in the past couple of years. Rook Coffee, established in 2010, is a specialty coffee company that has become a staple for locals in need of a caffeine kick. ...

Coffee supplies energy, possible health risks and benefits

Coffee supplies energy, possible health risks and benefits

Samantha Hogan and Catherine Liang
December 22, 2016
Filed under Features

Some students cannot roll out of bed without it. Others do not depend on it at all. Some studies show that it is unhealthy while others demonstrate that it has health benefits. The ambiguous subject, coffee, has many people in arguments. CHS students have different coffee-drinking habits. Sophomore...

Lattes bring revenue

Lattes bring revenue

Madelyn Curtis
December 22, 2016
Filed under In-Depth

Every year, the hype for Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Lattes and other seasonal drinks seems to increase. Starbucks’ U.S. sales rose 9 percent in the U.S. and 8 percent globally during the last three months of the year according to The Chicago Tribune. At CHS, the verdict on seasonal drinks goes...

Students ‘expresso’ talents at Coffeehouse

Students ‘expresso’ talents at Coffeehouse

Cailey Ruderman
December 11, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

The Class of 2018 hosted the annual Coffeehouse, at which poetry and music of all kinds took center stage. Students of every grade were able to showcase their talents to their friends, family and peers on Dec. 9. This year’s set list was comprised of 34 acts, including singers, dancers, poets, ...

Local Coffee vs. Chain Coffee

Local Coffee vs. Chain Coffee

Greer Shanley
November 9, 2016
Filed under Features

Say goodbye to the famous green siren and hello to the new black crow. Autumn is here and the signs are everywhere: red and orange, newly colorful trees line the streets and pumpkin spice lattes warm every hand. But the green Starbucks mermaids are no longer featured on the cups and Instagram fe...

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