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From Catholic school to Italian prison: former Sacred Heart student murders Italian police officer

From Catholic school to Italian prison: former Sacred Heart student murders Italian police officer

Wes Peters, Sports Editor

October 29, 2019

In the early hours of July 26th, 2019, an Italian police officer was brutally stabbed and killed. He was investigating a drug deal and was undercover when the situation turned bad. There was a fight, and in the scuffle, the officer was killed. The person who committed the crime was a 19-year-old who...

Death of Justice Scalia raises question of who will take his place

Zoe Meneghetti, Opinions Editor

June 7, 2016

On March 16, 2016, President Barack Obama nominated Merrick Garland, the chief judge of the United States Court of appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, to serve as the replacement for late Justice Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. With the 2016 presidential election fast approaching, the Republ...

Urban school students turn to nontraditional news sources for political guidance

Jacob Winick, Staff Writer

December 2, 2014

Where do you get your news? MCNBC? Fox? Not if you’re an Urban student. Frustrated with the biased nature of major cable stations and network standards that focus on viewership rather than accuracy, Urban students are working hard to find news they can trust. “I know my news is biased,” said...

New security cameras installed at Urban, taking many students by surprise

New security cameras installed at Urban, taking many students by surprise

Sam Johnson, Staff Writer

November 5, 2013

The Urban School’s concerns over security — and access to the roof — prompted officials to install four cameras at Urban on Aug. 30, the second day of school, and one day after the front window was broken in an apparent act of vandalism. Two cameras were placed in the garden, another in the Old...

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