Exploring the Dangers of Halloween

Anna Brooks

November 8, 2018

Ah yes, we’ve reached the spookiest time of the year. The time when the weather drops, the leaves change, and we prepare for the season of Halloween. Although we normalize Halloween night as children exploring sidewalks and strange...

Opinion: Keep Homecoming to Ourselves

Daniel Conway

October 11, 2018

Homecoming is a big event for all schools, but especially Archbishop Ryan. It came to some people’s attention that only Ryan students can attend. No one outside of Ryan is allowed to attend the homecoming dance. There can...

Opinion: Welcome Others to our Homecoming

Anna Brooks

October 11, 2018

Every year, Archbishop Ryan’s homecoming dance is closed off to only Ryan students to keep the spirit of the ‘Homecoming’ Dance.   Two years ago, students were allowed to bring outside guests to our dance as a w...

The Pros of Prom Weekend

Carissa Fuller, Senior writer

May 21, 2018

Prom is known as a very expensive, yet memorable night. For most people prom is the night to remember, for me prom weekend was more memorable than prom itself. Prom weekend is about going away with friends and having a lot o...

Safe Injection Sites

Brendan Scanlon, Senior writer

February 12, 2018

I was shocked to learn that Philadelphia suffers from the most opioid induced deaths per year. Because of this, I feel that the safe injection zones can be a good short term solution. I say short term because I feel they should...

OPINION: Prom dates should not be mandatory

Alainna Pettit, Junior writer

March 29, 2017

Looking for the best dress, having the prettiest flowers, getting the comfiest shoes; this is all on students’ minds when they think of prom. However, the most important thing is whether or not they will have the perfect dat...