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Bibibop hits the spot

Bibibop hits the spot

Corinne Zlotnitsky, Reporter

March 22, 2018


Filed under Style

Bibibop, located in D.C. and Maryland, opened in May and serves original Korean food with fast and friendly service. It is a great place to take your family and friends, as it offers many different eating options for vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free diets. Soon after entering Bibibop, I was greeted...

Wait for the wharf: Cold weather limits appeal of D.C.’s newest attraction

Wait for the wharf: Cold weather limits appeal of D.C.’s newest attraction

Nate Miller, Reporter

March 22, 2018


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Washington D.C.’s newest destination, the District Wharf, feels a bit like a work in progress, but with its waterfront views, eclectic shops, concert venues and restaurants, it has a lot of potential. This will be especially true once the weather gets warmer, the boating concessions are open for business...

Fashion special: Semi-formal shines

Fashion special: Semi-formal shines

Shira Godin, Style Editor

March 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Style

March 3 marked the first CESJDS semi-formal, open to all high school and eighth-grade students, and offered students the opportunity to dress up for the night. Junior Leah Winkler chose a bright look that she said matches her personality and desire for comfort. To learn more about her outfit, scroll...

For a day, the wardrobe is costumes

For a day, the wardrobe is costumes

Ethan Kulp and Shira Godin

March 1, 2018


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On March 1, CESJDS students celebrated the Jewish holiday of Purim by coming dressed up to school. Throughout the day, they partook in four mitzvot associated with the holiday: giving food baskets to friends, listening to Megillat Esther, donating to charity and eating festive treats. ...

Fashion Friday: A perfect match

Fashion Friday: A perfect match

Corinne Zlotnitsky, Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Style

Freshman Maya Arie matches her clothing to the season and makes sure she has a full outfit that goes well together. To learn more about her choices, scroll over the tags below. ...

Self-expression sticks to laptops

Self-expression sticks to laptops

Josie Stein, Guest Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Style

On any given school day, study hall teacher Abbe Luther sits among a class of focused high schoolers whose faces are positioned behind laptop screens, most of which are decorated with stickers. Over the past few years, laptop stickers have emerged as one of the most popular trends among C...

“The Post”: Democracy thrives on screen

“The Post”: Democracy thrives on screen

Irit Skulnik, Reporter

January 31, 2018


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In a fast-paced 115 minutes, “The Post” captivates its audience with a thrilling story of brave journalists overcoming President Richard Nixon and his administration. The film leaves moviegoers with a strong sense of freedom and power of the press as it teaches them to stand up for their be...

Clinton tells all in “What Happened”

Clinton tells all in “What Happened”

Daphne Kaplan, Reporter

January 31, 2018


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After losing the 2016 presidential election, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton experienced a tough few months but wasted no time to prove that her presence and voice were still essential in Trump’s America. She decided to share her experiences from the election in a memoir titled “...

True Food Kitchen serves international cuisines with honest ingredients

True Food Kitchen serves international cuisines with honest ingredients

Ben Robinson, Reporter

October 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Style

True Food Kitchen, located in Bethesda, is an informal, eco-friendly chain that prides itself on serving organic and natural dishes. The restaurant does this in a manner that is so creative and delicious that I forgot I was even eating healthy food. The restaurant’s design is meant to reflect the...

Fashion Friday: Cute and comfortable

Fashion Friday: Cute and comfortable

Shira Godin, Style Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Style

Dressed in black jeans and a pale pink ripped sweater, junior Talia Mitre describes her style as "cute and comfortable." Scroll over the tags to see what Mitre wore on Sept. 15. ...

Fashion Friday: Trendy and boho

Fashion Friday: Trendy and boho

Shira Godin, Style Editor

September 8, 2017


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Junior Jade Lindner describes her style as "trendy and boho," and makes sure that she feels comfortable and confident in her clothing. Scroll over the tags to see what Lindner wore on Sept. 8. ...

Two-ingredient tongue-tingling tropical popsicles

Two-ingredient tongue-tingling tropical popsicles

Rina Torchinsky, Editor in Chief

September 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Style

From hamburgers and hot dogs, to char-grilled corn on the cob, the Labor Day barbecue can be quite hearty. A little bit of fresh acidity can cut the heaviness of the often king-sized meal. These tongue-tingling two-ingredient popsicles are sure to provide a chilly, crisp conclusion to your Labor Day fe...