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PSA: Holidays around the world

PSA: Holidays around the world

By Bridget O'Toole, Round Table Now executive producer

December 12, 2018

MHS students shared their holiday traditions and explored various international holidays.

Opinion: Hogan surfs blue wave and survives, but Maryland wipes out

Governor Larry Hogan at his first bill signing

By Bridget O'Toole, Round Table Now executive producer

November 16, 2018

We heard the forecast: the blue wave is coming. To some it’s scary, others empowering.  Across the country, innumerable Americans, faced with the oppression of the Trump administration, have risen up in protest. While a blue wave did occur - although smaller than anticipated - it did not happe...

Middletown High School students and staff react to the Kavanaugh hearing and probe

Middletown High School students and staff react to the Kavanaugh hearing and probe

By Bridget O'Toole and Sarah O'Toole

September 27, 2018

MHS students and staff reacted to the hearing, scandal, and probe surrounding Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Opinion: Sensationalism surrounding celebrities for president must stop

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By Bridget O'Toole, Round Table opinion editor

January 25, 2018

Every Saturday morning, I wake up at the crack of dawn, drive across the state of Maryland and watch as women’s dreams come to fruition. I’m an intern for the organization Emerge Maryland, which trains qualified women to run for office. These women have worked their entire lives to run for office,...

Podcast: Girls on the Go

Podcast: Girls on the Go

By Bridget O'Toole and Katie Athey

January 12, 2018

Katie Athey and Bridget O'Toole discuss Oprah running for president in 2020.

Reactions: Trump decreases size of Utah national parks

Reactions: Trump decreases size of Utah national parks

By Bridget O'Toole, Round Table opinion editor

December 11, 2017

Last week, President Donald Trump issued a presidential proclamation decreasing the size of federally mandated national parks, Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante. Middletown High School students reacted to the cut of federally protected land.

Round Table staff helps Kadin Fisher find a new friend

By Bridget O'Toole, Katie Athey, and Ally Pick

December 5, 2017

Middletown High School freshman Kadin Fisher enlisted the help of Round Table staff members to find a new friend. In the first installment of the Friendship Game, contestants answered questions to see who was the most compatible with Kadin.

2017 FCPS Hygiene Drive

2017 FCPS Hygiene Drive

By Ally Pick and Bridget O'Toole

December 4, 2017

From December 1 to December 22, Middletown SGA and NHS are teaming up to donate full-size hygienic items towards the annual FCPS hygiene drive.

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