Apex High School’s GSA Returns After COVID-19 Hiatus

On April 20th, the Apex High chapter of the Gender-Sexuality Alliance, or GSA, held their first meeting since March of 2020. While most of Apex High’s clubs have been able to meet virtually during the COVID-19 pandemic, the GSA had been inactive throughout most of the 2020-2021 school year. GSAs are student-run organizations that aim to build community among LGBTQ+

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Online Thrifting: Selling on Poshmark

If you haven’t yet, check out the first Poshmark article here about how to buy on Poshmark. Selling items online may seem daunting. There’s a lot to consider such as shipping costs, packaging, listing prices, and listing fees. Poshmark eliminates a lot of these variables, making it easy to make some quick cash. The first step to selling on Poshmark

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Simon & Schuster and Post Hill Press: Independent Publishing Houses and Their Relationships With Distributors

On the morning of April 15th, 2021, the Courier Journal announced that Post Hill Press, an independent publishing press, has contracted to publish a book written by Jonathan Mattingly, one of the people involved in the murder of Beronna Taylor last year. In the article announcing its planned release in the fall of 2021, Post Hill Press named Simon and

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COVID and the Oscars

The 93rd annual Academy Awards, held Sunday, April 25, saw changes in both the event and its nominations and awards.  COVID’s effect has been seen continually throughout this past year, sparing not even the most notable of award ceremonies. One of the most noticeable differences in this year’s show was the missing audience. The Oscar’s home audienced totaled somewhere around

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The New Executive Order for Masks and a Vaccine Update for North Carolina

On April 28, our Governor, Roy Cooper and the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Mandy Cohen provided a much needed update on the state’s current COVID case numbers, how the curve is looking, and vaccination progress. Thankfully, that was all positive as our metrics remain stable right now, which hasn’t been true in a long time.

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