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Is Legal Marijuana Putting NH Students at Risk?

David Ball, Staff Editor

March 29, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase

New Hampshire is a state stuck between two legal recreational marijuana states, Massachusetts and Maine. We are also bordered by Vermont, which has just recently voted to move the bill for recreational marijuana to the next step. Wha...

Opinion: Banning of Single-use Plastic Bags

Seth A. Rice, Paperclip Staff/Writer

March 27, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Recently in Portsmouth, there was a proposed ban on single-use plastic bags. Grocery stores would have to use paper bags or reusable bags instead. If customers do not have their own bags it will cost ten cents per bag. Violato...

To Pledge or Not to Pledge

Kayla A. Harmon, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 26, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Despite the fact that schools forcing all students to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance is a violation of a student’s Freedom of Speech Rights, school districts across the country continue to force and require students to s...

Music and the Brain

Madison Lemay, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 26, 2017

Filed under A&E, Opinion

There seems to be  myth that while pregnant that if your baby listens to music he or she will be smarter. In 1993, a study showed that music doesn't make your baby smarter. It doesn’t do anything to baby. It just makes you...

Can the Patriots Repeat with Recent Pick-Ups from Free Agency?

Jon Schlemmer, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Coming off the greatest comeback in the National Football League’s history, the New England Patriots are deemed the favorites for the upcoming 2018 season. For the greater Boston Area, this would mean a championship repeat,...

“Moonlight” Gets the Upper-hand

Natalie Viebrock, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 14, 2017

Filed under A&E, Opinion, Showcase

While 10 films are usually nominated at the Oscars, it seems the battle for the best film award is really only between two movies. Every Oscar season, two movies always rise above to be contenders for the best picture. These two...

Is Parking in Portsmouth becoming a Lost Cause?

John Hart, Paper clip staff/writer

March 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Portsmouth, New Hampshire is one of the biggest tourist spots on the Seacoast. From great shopping at Macro Polo,  to a nice cup of coffee at Breaking New Grounds, Portsmouth is a great place for everyone, except for those look...

Snapchat vs. Instagram

Snapchat vs. Instagram

March 13, 2017

How Badly Is the Warmer Weather Affecting Us?

Cass Malila, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

 In New Hampshire, we have had a very relatively warm winter, but the weather has been constantly changing. The past decade has been the hottest on record for some places in the United States, such as Yellowstone. Climate ch...

Market Square Protests

Market Square Protests

March 13, 2017

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