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Fashion Friday: Punk rock

Fashion Friday: Punk rock

Emily Cohen, Style Editor

February 26, 2016

It is not uncommon to see freshman Talia Shemony walking down the halls in boots, jeans and a band t-shirt. Shemony, who describes her style as “punk rock chic,” takes pride in what she wears and expresses her individuality through her clothing. To see what articles make up Shemony’s style, scro...

Fashion Friday: Sweater weather

Fashion Friday: Sweater weather

Jessie Lehman, Reporter

February 5, 2016

For freshman Rebecca Klayman, staying cozy in the cold winter weather is important. Klayman often picks her clothing based on comfort, and likes to wear clothes that make her “feel good,” such as soft, oversized and fashionable sweaters. To see what else makes up Klayman’s fashion, scroll over the tags....

A Fashion Friday special: Prom edition

A Fashion Friday special: Prom edition

Emily Cohen, Joey Shoyer, and Noy Dahan

January 29, 2016

Two seniors. Two looks. Senior Liat Bregman Everyone has their own sense of style. Some things, however, run in the family. Senior Liat Bregman’s mother picked out her prom dress, but that does not make Bregman love it any less. The dark color and sheer hem are both qualities that drew Bregma...

Too Cold Gang: Jamal Hall’s record label is too hot to handle

Too Cold Gang: Jamal Hall’s record label is too hot to handle

Dahlia Lehman, Photo Editor

January 26, 2016

While most CESJDS employees are finished with their work day at 3:45 p.m., Security Guard Jamal Hall is only halfway there. Every evening after Hall leaves school, he spends four to five hours on his developing record label, Too Cold Gang (TCG). Hall began this label in October, with the hope that...

Fashion Friday: Clashing fashions

Fashion Friday: Clashing fashions

Emily Cohen, Reporter

January 15, 2016

To dress up, or to dress down, that is the question. Or ... why choose? This is sophomore Max Berman's ideology when it comes to selecting an outfit for the day. Berman, who enjoys to "dress up for no reason," also likes incorporating a more casual feel into his style to ensure that he is still comfortable...

Fashion Friday: Thrifted and regifted

Fashion Friday: Thrifted and regifted

Talia Horowitz, Features Editor

January 8, 2016

No one loves hunting through thrift stores and raiding her family members'  closets more than freshman Beyla Ozur-Bass. "Most of my clothes are secondhand, and I adopt them into my style," Ozur-Bass said. Ozur-Bass does not limit herself to just one style of clothing, and if she is drawn to a piece...

Top Ten Songs of 2015

Top Ten Songs of 2015

Gaby Pilarski, Entertainment Editor

January 5, 2016

In honor of the new year, the music minyan compiled a list of their top ten favorite songs of 2015. Loading...(function(d){var js, id="pikto-embed-js", ref=d.getElementsByTagName("script")[0];if (d.getElementById(id)) { return;}js=d.createElement("script"); js.id=id; js.async=true;js.src="https://magic....

Fashion Friday: Keeping it casual

Fashion Friday: Keeping it casual

Emily Cohen, Reporter

December 19, 2015

Eighth-grader Samantha Berman, who considers her style to be girly and comfortable, can often be seen sporting leggings and a casual t-shirt. Always up for some school spirit, Berman is wearing her CESJDS dance team shirt. To see what else makes up her fashion, scroll over the tags. ...

Holiday Gift Registry for the Winter Season

Holiday Gift Registry for the Winter Season

Arielle Weinstein, News Editor

December 16, 2015

Still searching for last minute Hanukkah presents? Want to be proactive about next year’s gifts? CESJDS students reflect on their favorites of the season: For the movie or theater nerd: a DVD set of their favorite shows. “My favorite Hanukkah gift that I’ve gotten so far was this DVD set of f...

Fashion Friday: Starting the day off right

Fashion Friday: Starting the day off right

Emily Cohen, Reporter

December 11, 2015

Putting a little effort into her outfit can go a long way for sophomore Rana Somekhian. To help her day start off on a positive note, Somekhian  likes to come to school in clothing that is both comfortable yet “out of [her] comfort zone.” To see what articles make up Somekhian’s fashion, scroll...

Behind the Scenes of Young Frankenstein

Behind the Scenes of Young Frankenstein

Miriam Minsk, News Editor

December 9, 2015

After fourteen weeks of preparation and rehearsals, the CESJDS high school production of Young Frankenstein is ready for opening night. This year’s stage managers, juniors Noy Dahan and Arielle Weinstein spent countless hours after school working on the production. Their job began during auditio...