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Why is Every Year Not Leap Year?

Why is Every Year Not Leap Year?

Ramya Raja, Staff Writer
May 15, 2017 • 71 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Every four years, the calendar has an extra day added to it and the world then has twenty-nine days in February rather than only twenty-eight. But the question is: why does the calendar have just one leap year? The reasoning behind having an extra day every four years begins as far back as the Roman...

NFHS Participates in “Week of Kindness”

NFHS Participates in “Week of Kindness”

Leilani Gibbons, Features Editor
March 6, 2017 • 112 views
Filed under News, Showcase

During this past month of February, NFHS’s Student Council hosted daily events to celebrate the national “Random Acts of Kindness” week from Feb. 13 to 16. As they helped to spread joy and kindness throughout the school, there were various opportunities for students to get involved in showing appreciation...

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