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Siblings share stories of home and school

Siblings share stories of home and school

By Meghan Joyce

March 19, 2015

Sibling dynamics are undeniably complex. Only siblings can know each other well enough to be both the bane of their siblings’ existence and their best friend. “I get along with them. My siblings don’t [get along with each other]. But I’m like the best, so…” junior Charlie Hooley said....

Stepping between worlds

Stepping between worlds

By Kaitlin Maloney

March 16, 2015

For most athletes, trying to balance schoolwork with three-hour practices and a 10-minute commute home is difficult enough. However, senior twins Carly and Hayley Mangan travel 45 minutes each way to practice at their Irish step dance school in Montville, CT. They make the commute four to five days...

Seeing double: life as a twin

Seeing double: life as a twin

By Melanie Amato

March 16, 2015

Once a rare phenomenon, now about one in 30 babies born in the United States are twins. That means that statistically, Manchester High School should have around 27 sets of twins. Melanie & Mark I happen to be a twin myself. My brother Mark and I often disagree, but I would not change being...