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North Albany: Civil War
Brogan O'Hare February 25, 2021

Since its initial creation, residents who live off of Crocker Lane have had a dent put in their day, every day, waiting for a chance to turn off the street onto Gibson Hill Road so they can make their...

'It's time for Adults to start acting like Adults': Parents Treat the GAPS District Harshly After Covid-19 Pushes Reopening Back
Joe Wagner February 25, 2021

Some parents throughout the Greater Albany Public School district have become more critical of the district since the push back of school reopenings last month, becoming more vocal about their demand for...

Why Bother?
Why Bother?
Dezmond Remington, Co-Editor in Chief • February 21, 2021

Wake up. Do school. Grind out assignment after assignment, go to work, come home and do more homework, and then repeat the cycle the next day. It’s certainly not a secret that life has been monotonous...

Post-Pandemic Plans: Q&A on the hopeful post-pandemic life
Post-Pandemic Plans: Q&A on the hopeful post-pandemic life
Gracie Balkema, News Reporter • February 11, 2021
While people are stuck at home, senior Avery Nahorniak is daydreaming about travel abroad
Caring in Covid
Gracie Balkema, News Reporter • November 10, 2020
  The BGCA has mainly relied on community donations throughout the years, but now they are dipping into emergency funds. “We have enough money to keep for the rest of the year. The staff higher up have allowed us to dip into emergency funds, but the future looks uncertain,” Withers, said
Online Options
Tori Thorp, Co-editor in chief • October 28, 2020

If the opportunity presented itself to you, would you choose an education in which you could bend your schedule to your will? An education in...

All in-person activity shut down district-wide
Tori Thorp, Dezmond Remington, and Samantha Mattingly October 19, 2020

Due to COVID-19 cases in the Greater Albany Public School District, all in-person activities have been canceled indefinitely. In an email...

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Hot or Not: the Upcoming Trends of Spring
Zoey Zarkou March 1, 2021

Quarantine came, and with it, I discovered a brand new obsession: fashion. My TikTok feed blew up with various bits of fashion advice for creating the “perfect outfit.” I have come to love fashion...

The Thrifting Renaissance: The Resurgence of Thrifting as a Sustainable Trend
The Thrifting Renaissance: The Resurgence of Thrifting as a Sustainable Trend
Tori Thorp, Co-editor in chief • February 26, 2021

Rows of loom machines weave thousands of threads arranged in a precise, carefully manufactured manner into yards of fabric, creating intricate designs to be washed and dyed and turned into the clothing...

Reader Submissions: letter to my past self
Gabby Emery, News Reporter • February 24, 2021

All reader submissions must be in accordance with our West Albany Whirlwind content guidelines. No hate speech, violence, or speech intended to incite a negative response will be published. Email ([email protected])...

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