Australia’s wildlife, Kangaroo Island and zoos are great for families on vacation

By Ella Miller, Staff Reporter

SYDNEY — Are you a traveler? Do you love adventure? Well, then the perfect vacation for you would be Australia. Recently, I traveled with my family to this world of adventure. Sydney is one of the places I visited. Sydney is a major city in Australia....  Read More »

July 23, 2014 • 0 comments

Scuba diving and snorkeling are activities to amaze during Hawaii visit

By Ella Miller, Staff Reporter

MAUI, HAWAII — When I went to Hawaii, I had a big experience that I will never forget. I did so many activities from relaxing in the pool to zip lining over a rainforest. But two activities really impressed me—snorkeling and scuba diving. Snorkeling...  Read More »

July 23, 2014 • 0 comments

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Colonial alum Phoebe Rothschild reflects on how Walk for Love came together

Colonial alum Phoebe Rothschild reflects on how Walk for Love came together

By Phoebe Rothschild, A&E Editor Emeritus

In September, a tragedy struck Colonial when Mrs. Hattar’s husband passed away. Charlotte Howard, Julia Rosenberg and I couldn’t imagine growing up...  Read More »

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Smithsonian’s American history museum place for a ‘most favorite day’

Smithsonian’s American history museum place for a ‘most favorite day’

By Sean Diaz McCarthy, Staff Reporter

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Have you ever been to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History here? Well I have, and it was my most favorite day. One...  Read More »

June 6, 2014 • 0 comments

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Colonial Times editors visit PMHS to learn how high school’s paper, the Pel Mel, is published

Colonial Times editors visit PMHS to learn how high school’s paper, the Pel Mel, is published

By Maddie Samaan, Jacob Hartmere, and Sophia Leung

PMHS — The Colonial Times editors visited here at the end of February to learn about working on a high school newspaper. The...  Read More »

April 13, 2014 • 0 comments

Pelham Rec offers backyard games program at elementary schools

Pelham Rec offers backyard games program at elementary schools

By Everett Banholzer, Staff Reporter

PELHAM — For grades K-5, Pelham Recreation is offering a backyard games program this spring that includes whiffle ball, kickball,...  Read More »

April 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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Colonial big winner in year’s 24 math game tournament (year-end print edition)

By Tisya Sharma, Staff Reporter

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- Whenever you think about 24 game math tournaments, Colonial School is a winner. Colonial has won the 24 game district tournament for the last four consecutive years. Mr. Ronald...  Read More »

July 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Instagram social app popular among upper grades (year-end print edition)

By Christian Shiels and Thomas Shelton

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- Do you have friends who are far away and you can't keep in touch with them? If so, then you might want to consider using Instagram. Instagram is a smartphone social app that lets you keep...  Read More »

July 26, 2014 • 0 comments

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Fifth graders cook up great cultural food (year-end print edition)

By Jack Murphy and Marco Gracie

5TH GRADE CLASSROOMS -- The fifth graders received a social studies project to make a dish that was culturally related to their family. The dish for the Top Chef project needed to have at least four...  Read More »

July 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Students’ summer plans include beach, pool, trips and LOTS of ice cream (year-end print edition)

Students’ summer plans include beach, pool, trips and LOTS of ice cream (year-end print edition)

By Paige Felgner , Staff Reporters

COLONIAL SCHOOL — Summer is right around the corner. The students at Colonial are all excited for relaxing in the sun, playing at the beach, swimming in the pool and eating lots of ice cream, especially...  Read More »

July 26, 2014 • 0 comments

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Are Colonial students still fans of Harry Potter books? (year-end print edition)

By Honor Durham and Michael Micciche

COLONIAL — The Harry Potter book series has been published for 17 years, but it's still popular around the world. We were curious to see if the series was being read in Colonial by many kids. To...  Read More »

July 26, 2014 • 0 comments

Instagram social app popular among upper grades (year-end print edition)

By Christian Shiels and Thomas Shelton

COLONIAL SCHOOL -- Do you have friends who are far away and you can't keep in touch with them? If so, then you might want to consider using Instagram. Instagram is a smartphone social app that lets you keep...  Read More »

July 26, 2014 • 0 comments

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