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Ice Cream Cupcake Recipe

Ingredients 1 ice-cream cone cupcake (see directions below) Frosting or whipped topping Sprinkles or jimmies 1 maraschino cherry Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Make the cupcakes by filling flat-bottomed ice-cream cones halfway with cake batter (no further or they…

Eighth Grade Williamsburg Trip

Williamsburg Article Last week, the eighth grade went to Williamsburg, Virginia, to research their topics for the colonial research paper. From Tuesday to Friday, they toured the town and independently interviewed people for information on their topics. In Williamsburg, the…

Dear Cougars

Dear Cougars, School is winding down and the year is coming to a close. And what a year it has been! The Cougar Call staff introduced a new online format for the paper that has been well received.  The paper…

Oscar Nominations

There is a buzz in the air these past few weeks that no movie lover can ignore. The Oscar nominations are out. These nominations could decide the importance of a movie for the creator, the press that the stars of…

Hogwarts Haven

Over the last 14 years, J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series has become a worldwide phenomenon. Due to its success, Universal Studios asked Rowling if she would be willing to let them make a Harry Potter theme park. She generously agreed,…

The Giver versus To Kill A Mockingbird

Many students seemed to have fallen in love with The Giver at the end of 6th grade. However, some students seem to be slightly underwhelmed by Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird. many students seem to be waiting for the…

“Should I Stay or Should I Go?”

Eighth graders: I know that besides winter break, all everyone is thinking and stressing about right now is next year. We’re about to enter four extremely critical years of our lives; how can we not be concerned? As you walk…

Cézanne: Influencial and Innovative

For ten years the Montclair Art Museum (MAM) has been working to create a “master” exhibit. It has succeeded by working closely with the Baltimore Museum to create the exclusive Cézanne exhibit. This exhibit is the most important collection that…