High Life

Poly Gives Back With Thanksgiving Drive

Chansochata Thon, Feature Editor

December 6, 2019

With Thanksgiving coming up, family, friends, and neighbors are ready to show gratitude and thankfulness by giving back. Poly also celebrates the season of thankfulness every year by giving back to the community with the canned food drive. Every year clubs are able to participate in this tradition by...

Not Home for the Holidays

Chansothata Thon, Feature Editor

December 6, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving! Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkah! Happy New Years! Happy to be home for the holidays! But wait…. instead of being able to be reunited with loved ones people are faced with deportation. Wow what a Christmas miracle! If you couldn’t tell, I was being ironic. Unfortunately, not everyone is ...

The Truth About Thanksgiving

Madeline Milton, Arts and Culture Editor

December 6, 2019

Most of us have heard the story of the pilgrims as kids. As we have been told, the pilgrims were immigrants from England who traveled to America seeking religious freedom. An English-speaking Native American named Squanto helped the pilgrims find food and learn how to use the land so they could survive...

I’m Sick of Christmas

Henry Dy, Staff Writer

December 21, 2018

It feels like every year, Christmas season is being pushed earlier and earlier by businesses. Over the radio, through shop windows, and television screens.  The relentless corporations are taking Christmas “spirit” and shoving it deep down our throats, attempting to take our money on the way ou...

SalesGiving

Kaitlyn Frawley, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

Thanksgiving is supposed to be all about food, family, and gratitude. These days it seems like it is about scoping out Black Friday sales and camping out in front of Best Buy. In the past few years it seems like companies have taken Black Friday sales to the extreme with most stores opening their doors...

A Thanksgiving Switch Up

Doesn't this pumpkin cheesecake look good?

Cressida Berquist-Fletcher, Morgan Hillary, KD Maleki, Jessie Sabree, and Christine Van

December 20, 2014

Take a look at these unconventional takes on Thanksgiving dishes.