• A New Bell For DFMS:Friendly or Irritating?

    A New Bell For DFMS:Friendly or Irritating?

    Eve Sarno and Ava Neumaier, Staff Writers

    May 22, 2018

    Whoever walked into the DFMS cafeteria during 7th grade lunchtime on Monday, April 16, would have been perplexed. Cries of anguish and disbelief were rapidly breaking out among the tables as the P.A. system finished its monumental announcement. Or rather, bell test. So what happened? It had been a...

    The source of the new sound signaling the changing of classes for Dobbs Ferry Middle Schoolers.

  • The Red Sun We Will Never See

    The Red Sun We Will Never See

    Ollie Scott-Hansen, Staff Writer

    January 22, 2018

    Some people say that the world will end with a killer asteroid...or by pollution of our brisk atmosphere...or possibly by aliens that dwell from interstellar space that are obsessed with invasion. The truth is, that the big, yellow ball that you see in our sky, will eventually be our planet’s doom. In 6 Bi...

  • Holiday Hazards: How Your Favorite Days Are Actually Killing You (maybe)

    Holiday Hazards: How Your Favorite Days Are Actually Killing You (maybe)

    Berit Harwood, Staff Writer

    January 7, 2018

    As soon as you walk outside you can feel the familiar change in the air. It’s become crisp, a certain twang in the air. The leaves have passed just showing their new colors; they are falling off, making the trees bare in the fall season. As fall steps aside for winter, we all have one thing on our mi...

    The symptoms listed above are only applicable if food is consumed in copious amounts. Most can enjoy their Thanksgiving and Christmas in a normal fashion. Just beware that this can and might happen to you if you do not spend your holidays safely.

  • Can you solve the puzzle?

    Can you solve the puzzle?

    Eve Sarno, Staff Writer

    December 18, 2017

    In the hallways, in the cafeteria, in the library, and even in the classrooms….you can hear a faint whirring noise. Especially in your social studies class, you can spy sly students attempting to conceal this puzzle under their desks, occasionally shooting a casual look at it to see if they have at la...

  • Appreciate the Vanity of Our Sun

    Appreciate the Vanity of Our Sun

    Eve Sarno, Staff Writer

    December 4, 2017

    Look out your window at about 5 o’clock on any night in this sleepy little town, and you’ll be amazed. The sky will be bursting full of oranges, pinks, reds, purples, creams, and everything in between. Clouds will drift by, a demure asset to the accompaniment. This spectacular visual performance may look...

    A view from Broadway of the sunset above the Hudson River in Dobbs Ferry.

Test Tips With Eve

January 22, 2018

Being students, we have a lot of experience with the word “test”. (Which has Old French and Latin word origins, by the way.) We hear this word eit...

DFMS Halloween Extravaganza 2017

DFMS Halloween Extravaganza 2017

December 4, 2017

Although Halloween is long over, the memories will last forever. Like always, the Dobbs Ferry Middle School has it’s annual extravaganza. However, t...

A Classic Space Gets A Modern Retelling;          DFMS Has A New Library

A Classic Space Gets A Modern Retelling; DFMS Has A New Library

November 20, 2017

Walking into the Dobbs Ferry Middle School library in 2016 was like walking into an antique bookstore. Volumes lined the many shelves, cushiony chairs w...

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Five Holiday Movies To Watch (Published about a month too late!)

January 22, 2018

This upcoming February break, celebrate the snow, the songs, and all else Christmas with five movies...

Interstellar Travel Still a Bit Far Away

January 22, 2018

For many years, mankind has dreamed of traveling to another star system and maybe visiting its inhabita...

Thor Ragna-rocked? Warning: Spoilers!

January 7, 2018

Marvel Studios released its newest movie in the Thor franchise, Thor Ragnarok. Thor Ragnarok takes p...

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Mysteries behind the Curtain: A behind the scenes look at the Dobbs Ferry Theater Productions

March 4, 2018

The heavy crimson curtains swing open with a soft swish as high above, the spotlight focuses on the stage. The first ...

Five Holiday Movies To Watch (Published about a month too late!)

January 22, 2018

This upcoming February break, celebrate the snow, the songs, and all else Christmas with five movies...

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No Place For Hate Club Gives Back to the Less Fortunate

No Place For Hate Club Gives Back to the Less Fortunate

November 20, 2017

You may have dismissed No Place for Hate as just another club to promote a series of kindness and anti-b...

Fun Things to Do During the Winter Season

March 27, 2017

Do you ever get dreary during the winter? Do you ever long to play outside and enjoy the hot sun again. Ne...

Holiday Hustling Through The Streets of Dobbs

Holiday Hustling Through The Streets of Dobbs

January 30, 2017

On December 11, over 500 people ran in the traditional Dobbs Ferry Holiday Hustle and the Reindeer run. Ma...

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Holiday Hustling Through The Streets of Dobbs

Word on the Street…Storck’s Fearless Baseball Prognostications

May 2, 2016

Baseball is back! With Opening Day gone already, MLB teams are preparing for a season better than the la...

Spieth Collapse Paves Way For Unlikely Masters Champion

May 2, 2016

The Collapse of Jordan. Sounds like a blockbuster, huh? That’s exactly what happened at the 2016 Ma...

Villanova Wins NCAA Tournament on Stunning Buzzer-Beater!

May 2, 2016

“Inbound… Arcidiacono dribbles down, pick by Ochefu, drops it off to Jenkins… Jenkins shoots for the c...

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