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About Exchange Students

January 15, 2020

About exchange students A quick presentation: “ I am Pablo, I come from Madrid, Spain and I am going to spend the year here!”             “ I am Oli...

Sale of Sugarbush

Simon Strassberg

December 16, 2019

  What do Ben and Jerrys and Sugarbush ski resort have in common? They were both independent and iconic Vermont brands that were bought out by large corporations. Similar to a large movement to consolidation that is happening...

New Coach for Harwood Boy’s Hockey

Luke Spaulding

December 12, 2019

Jacob Grout, a Harwood hockey alumni and a big part of the Harwood hockey community, has just been named the new head coach of Harwood’s boys varsity hockey team.

How Early School Starts Are Bad.

Riley Powell

May 30, 2017

Many kids, in a recent poll conducted by myself and my class only 1:4 kids at Harwood like starting as early as it is, enjoy school because they like to learn and be with their friends but are not able to enjoy it because they a...

Tips About Bees

Evan Pearl

May 30, 2017

It’s that time of year again. The flowers are blooming, the sun is shining and your local yogi bear is waking up from hibernation.   With the incoming rush of spring and summer, bees are coming back to pollinate ...

Senior Profile: Sam O’Connell

Abby Reagan

May 30, 2017

You’ve probably seen senior Sam O’Connell on the Hardwood stage during assemblies or the varsity softball field. Sam is planning to take the next one or two years off. She will be working with kids this summer at the Waterbu...

Mystery History

Riley Powell

May 30, 2017

The waterbury reservoir is an old almost historical spot in waterbury that has its roots seeded in the towns prosperity. There once was a thriving community of farms and houses that lived not far from where the current dam is o...

Nice places to visit in South America.

Daniela Lopez

May 30, 2017

South America is one of the most vast and diverse land masses on the planet. Tourism in Latin America has increased considerably in recent years. In 2015, 96.6 million foreign tourists decided to visit the region, the highest ...

Joining the Workforce vs. Going to College

Alyssa Bloom

May 30, 2017

Trying to figure out what is best for you after High School? Is it College or work? Are you under a lot of stress and pressure? Everybody is different. This is a big step in your life and you want to make sure it is the right fi...

Pumped Up

Tim Lavigne

May 30, 2017

What is a pump? First you need to know that the term pump is referred to as the effect on your muscles after working them out. When you work out, the muscle fibers have micro tears causing your muscles to swell a little, drawing...

Beach Bod 101

Tim Lavigne

May 30, 2017

Feeling down because summer is coming up soon. Sad you don’t have a ripped summer body that will get everyone staring. Well there’s still time and with this guide it should help you get that beach body. ( it’s not gonna wor...

Harwood Hockey Rundown

Cole Spaulding

May 30, 2017

The winter sport season is now over and that means that hockey is now over. The boys and girls hockey teams have finished their games and practices and no longer meet. The girls team was cut short and ended their season in the p...

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