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The Meaning of Thanksgiving: Why Holidays Are Losing Their Purpose

The Meaning of Thanksgiving: Why Holidays Are Losing Their Purpose

Tony Li, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under Opinions, What's Trending

What comes to your mind when you think of Thanksgiving? Most people think of turkey dinners, pumpkin pies, and football games as things that make up Thanksgiving. When Canadian Governor Vincent Massey proclaimed in 1957 "A Day of General Thanksgiving to Almighty God for the bountiful harvest with...

Grade 10 Sea-to-Sky–Why the change?

Grade 10 Sea-to-Sky–Why the change?

Jay Luo, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Student Life, What's Trending

September is a time when most students are shaking off the remnants of summer and are adapting to the rigours of the new academic year; however, this year, the Grade 10 students of St. George’s School are springing into action right off the bat. On Monday September 18th, 1:30 PM at the Senior School Ca...

2017 Bus Route/Pickup and Drop Off

Isaac Dorner and Ahmed Alghamdi

June 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, What's Trending

The 2016/17 school year is ending; many questions have been answered, and many mysteries have been solved. However, one outstanding topic has yet to be explained: What is the reasoning for the added bus routes and drop-off bus system implemented this year? This article will look at the many perspect...

Canadian Teams Battle for the Cup Once Again

Canadian Teams Battle for the Cup Once Again

Isaac Dorner, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under News, Sports, What's Trending

Heavy rain pounded down on the excited crowd that had snaked around the sports bars where the playoff games were being shown. The bar was filled with a rainbow of colours supporting their favourite teams. Minutes before the puck dropped, fans were screaming encouragements for their favourite teams. The...

KFC Debuts New Menu Item

KFC Debuts New Menu Item

Noah Strang, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

Earlier this month KFC launched a new menu item in Singapore, but it could be making its way to North America soon. The Chizza is a pizza with a crust made of fried chicken and mozzarella and chicken as toppings. The reaction to the Chizza has been disappointing so far as many customers have been underwhelmed...

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

Ahmed Alghamdi, News & Student/Residential Life Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, What's Trending

On February 17-19, 2017, The National Basketball Association (NBA) held the annual All-Star Weekend. This year it was supposed to take place in Charlotte, North Carolina. However, the event was switched to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana. All-Star Weekend is an event owned by the NBA that cons...

Roll Safe Memes: Blowing Up the Internet

Roll Safe Memes: Blowing Up the Internet

Nathan Bhatia, Editor, What's Trending

February 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

Since late January 2017, memes involving actor Kayode Ewumi have flooded the internet. Kayode Ewumi played Role Safe in the documentary called #hooddocumentry, in which he chills out in his 'Hood' and lives his life as a 'young and upcoming creative'. A photo of him pointing to his head from the video...

Quebec City Mosque Shooting — a Terrorist Act

Quebec City Mosque Shooting — a Terrorist Act

Dennis Wang, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

On Sunday, January 29th, a gunman entered the Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec and opened fire on a group of individuals practicing evening prayers. Six were killed and nineteen were injured at this Quebec City Mosque shooting. While many news outlets have described the event as having two shoote...

Saints Vs. VC

Adam Radcliffe, Editor in Chief

January 30, 2017


Filed under Sports, What's Trending

On Wednesday, January 18th, the first basketball game of the Saints vs. Vancouver College series took place. The game was held at VC for the sole purpose of finding out who's the better team. Following a big win from the grade 10’s, the Varsity teams took to the gym. The room was roaring with both schools ch...

Christmas Carpool Karaoke

Tommy Kuo, Co-Editor in Chief

December 18, 2016


Filed under What's Trending

  Probably Mariah Carey's most well-known song, "All I Want For Christmas Is You" has always been a highly-requested pop song during Christmas season. This time James Corden joined with the singers featured in his Carpool Karaoke show to deliver this Christmas classic to wish us a merry Christmas....