Mill Valley News

“Ground Zero Mosque” project strikes controversy and fear

Sarah Darby, news editor

September 28, 2010

Is America Islamophobic? The recent uproar over the Park51 project, commonly known as the "Ground Zero Mosque," located two blocks from Ground Zero, has made me wonder this question. In its most positive light, Park51 is...

All my friends have SillyBandz, so I need one, right?

Joel Hodgdon, reporter/ads

September 23, 2010

If you feel like you’ve seen this trend before, it is because you have. This month, the stupid sensation sweeping the nation are SillyBandz. In middle school, everyone wore Lance Armstrong’s much hyped “Livestrong”...

There is nothing wrong with colored rubber bands

Austin Gillespie, reporter

September 23, 2010

What do rubber bands, animals and fashion accessories have to do with each other? Normally, nothing. SillyBandz have come up with a way to bridge the gap and I like it. It seems as if almost everywhere you look, at least a...

Our generation is in need of a perspective change

Katelyn Appleby, reporter

June 1, 2010

I’m spoiled. I’ll admit it because it’s completely true; I have never gone without in my life (P.S. a parent telling you no on the iPhone isn’t going without.) I’ve been lucky enough to have parents that have provided...

Celebrities today have the star power minus the power

Sarah Darby

June 1, 2010

In my parent’s day, The Beatles, John F. Kennedy, Michael Jackson, Princess Diana and Mother Teresa influenced their generation in a way they could never affect ours. It’s a "you had to be there" kind of thing; our generation...