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  • December 11Key Club will be selling candy grams Dec.16-20 at lunches, all proceeds will go to Safe Harbour
  • December 3Girl's freshmen basketball will be having a game Wed. Dec. 11 at 3:45 in the Swartz gym
  • October 23There will be a club day on Mon. Dec. 16
  • October 7Freshmen boy's basketball will have a game Thurs. Dec. 12 at 3:45 p.m. with varsity following at 7:30 p.m. in the McGowan gym
  • October 7Girl's basketball will have a game Wed. Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the McGowan gym
  • October 7There will be a school board meeting Thurs. Dec. 12 at 6:45 p.m. in the Fowler LGI

New desserts on the table: unique pies found in Carlisle

New desserts on the table: unique pies found in Carlisle

Emma Santillo, Staff Writer

November 26, 2019

Pie has been a Thanksgiving essential since even before it was a nationally recognized holiday, thanks to Sarah Josepha Hale, a 19th century woman who promoted making Thanksgiving a national holiday through her writings and recipes, most notably her pumpkin pie recipe  Although sometimes the same appl...

Spooky Treats: Turn your candy into these confections

Spooky Treats: Turn your candy into these confections

Abigail Lindsay, Editor in Chief

November 4, 2019

While trick or treat might be over, there's no reason that you can't enjoy these homemade Halloween treats! Below are some simple, yet spooky, Halloween recipes that you have to try. Might even help with that leftover candy corn! Candy Corn Popcorn Balls (yields 12 servings) : -6 tablespoons of popco...

Mt. Fuji: Sampling the overlooked gem of North Hanover Street

Mt. Fuji: Sampling the overlooked gem of North Hanover Street

Jarrett Wilson, Staff Writer

October 7, 2019

Carlisle, Pennsylvania is known for its iconic Greek-owned restaurants such as the Hamilton, North Hanover Grille and The Rustic Tavern but lately, another Carlisle staple is stealing the show from these restaurants, becoming popular with teenagers and college students. Mt. Fuji is an Asian cuisine restaurant on 1...

Only one life: the advantages of leading a healthy lifestyle

Only one life: the advantages of leading a healthy lifestyle

Kaitlyn Peck, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

Enduring a healthy lifestyle can be quite a struggle for high school students. Besides just eating vegetables and fruits, there are many other factors that can influence a healthy life. Opening up to a new way of living could ultimately have a lasting effect on someone’s life. Health affects lives in m...

Cheesecake: Cake, pie or tart? (Editorial)

Cheesecake: Cake, pie or tart? (Editorial)

Reese Daugherty, Perspectives Writer

March 28, 2018

One of the most profound debates throughout history lies in the world of desserts. Specifically, a cream cheese and graham cracker crusted delicacy. For centuries, people have argued about the terminology and classification of this food: Is cheesecake a pie, cake, or a tart? According to FineCooki...

Pack it or sack it? Ideas for a healthy weekday lunch

Pack it or sack it? Ideas for a healthy weekday lunch

Abigail Lindsay, Student Life Writer

February 2, 2018

  Lunch, the 27 minutes a day students get to take a break from their crazy school day and enjoy eating.  Many students will choose to buy lunch from the school cafeteria, but those meals often aren’t quite what students want at lunch. Sophomore Annelise DeYoung said,“There is not a lot of fresh f...

The struggles of a gluten-free lifestyle (Editorial)

The struggles of a gluten-free lifestyle (Editorial)

Reese Daugherty, Perspectives Writer

January 23, 2018

In the past decade, a certain trend has swept its way across America. On various labels, menus, and even on some hygiene products are two infamous words: Gluten-Free. However, to the 3 million Americans who suffer from the autoimmune condition called Celiac Disease, this is no trend and often leaves co...

Jars of Joy: DIY festive holiday treats

Jars of Joy: DIY festive holiday treats

Verity Stine, Student Life Editor

December 15, 2017

The holidays can be a busy time, not giving people a lot of opportunities to bake.  These holiday jars are easy to make and are good ideas for gifts. Hot cocoa Jar (Yields about 6 servings) Difficulty: Easy 3 cups instant nonfat dry milk ¾ cup granulated sugar ½ cup plus 1 tbsp bak...

Pack or Snack: What the cafeteria doesn’t serve (Editorial)

Pack or Snack: What the cafeteria doesn’t serve (Editorial)

Treston Johnson, Perspectives Writer

October 6, 2017

According to an online poll of CHS students, 33% admitted to having dietary restrictions including one or more of the following: gluten intolerance, dairy intolerance, and a vegan/vegetarian regimen. This means that more than one third of students who currently attend Carlisle High School must be cautious...

Pizza party: the best places to get pizza in Carlisle

Pizza party: the best places to get pizza in Carlisle

Becca Winton, Staff Writer

January 9, 2017

Carlisle is home to many great pizza parlors, including Miseno’s, Marcello’s, Vinny’s, and more. There is much debate among Carlislians as to what the best pizza place is in town because there are many favorites. Miseno’s is a clear favorite in Carlisle, so here are some other places to get so...

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