Hi's Eye

Does Television Need a Reality Check?

September 26, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Opinion

​By Caroline O'ConnorWhether it’s after a long day of school or on a Sunday evening flipping through the DVR, everyone seems to find time to watch those "guilty pleasure" television shows. As much as some people hat...

Football Burns Bridgewater-Raritan

September 24, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Sports

​By Katie DeMasi​Despite the blustery fall weather, bundled-up fans dressed in white traveled the distance to watch the WHS Blue Devils beat Bridgewater-Raritan, 22-7, under the lights last Friday night. After a 19-13 lo...

Guidance Welcomes Changes

September 23, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Uncategorized

​By Dara Levy​The BOE appointed Ms. Maureen Mazzarese and Ms. Christine Hough to the positions of Coordinator of Counseling K-12 and Head Counselor 9-12, respectively, to replace former Director of Guidance Dr. Ric...

A Day of Remembrance

September 23, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Uncategorized

by Abbie GoldringThe terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 have affected citizens all across the United States. Here at WHS, Hi's Eye asked students and staff to share their experiences and what they remember from that day....

Counseling Crushes Staffer’s Heart

September 23, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Opinion

by Caroline Weber​Lighter SideSince my last name is in that cursed spot at the end of the alphabet, another year means another guidance counselor. I don’t know what’s wrong with me, because I just can’...

Blue Devils Wins Home-Opener Against SPF

September 17, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Sports

​By Katie DeMasi​The WHS Blue Devils had a 17-0 victory over rivals SPF at their season home-opener Sept. 10. Despite the opposing team’s efforts to stop Westfield’s momentum, Westfield proved to be the mor...

May-Hem

September 12, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Uncategorized

by Maeve Maloney"Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get. That applies really well here," said sophomore Mike Kirkland. The variety show May-Hem was presented by the Westfield Theatre Guild ...

Westfield Remembers 9/11

September 10, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Uncategorized

By Caroline O'Connor​The town of Westfield is planning a number of observances this weekend to commemorate the tenth anniversary of 9/11. Saturday evening, the Westfield Symphony Orchestra will be performing a concert ...

9/11 Ten-Year Anniversary

September 8, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Uncategorized

by Julia Queller The Hi’s Eye Staff offers condolences to the families who lost loved ones in the 9/11 attacks, and recognizes the importance of honoring the brave men and women who lost their lives 10 ye...

Boy Bands Are Back

September 1, 2011

Filed under Commentary, Hi's Eye, Opinion

​By Katie DeMasi​Boy bands are back, alright! We all remember prancing around our bedrooms to “Pop” by N’Sync and talking to that poster of the Backstreet Boys on our walls, praying that some day w...

Abusing drugs to raise SAT scores

September 1, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Uncategorized

by Allie Rothenberg and Emily Miller What if you could boost your SAT scores or ace tomorrow’s test with just one pill?  Because of the pressures in competitive academic environments, teens aren’t just abusin...

Taylor Swift’s New CD

September 1, 2011

Filed under Hi's Eye, Opinion, Reviews

​By Caroline O'ConnorThe concept is simple, to any male, brave enough to attempt to date country star Taylor Swift, and then hurt her, expect a bashing in her next chart topping single. Whether it is a song titled with the ...