What Exactly is Climate Change?

By: Angelina Gutierrez Vasquez OMHS students should be concerned about climate change as it affects their community. What exactly is climate change?  Climate change is the long-term shift of temperatures and weather patterns. Some of these shifts are natural, like the changing of the seasons. But ever since the 1800’s, the main factor for climate change has been human activities. Things like burning fossil fuels … Continue reading What Exactly is Climate Change?

OM Crossword Answers 3/22

As many of you know, the second edition of our 2021-2022 newspaper has been published and distributed today! The answers for the crossword puzzle, located on the back of the newspaper can be found below. GirlsBasketball IndoorTrack Lacrosse OutdoorTrack Softball Cheerleader Baseball FieldHockey BoysBasketball OaklandMills Fundraiser Wrestling Soccer Volleyball Football Thank you again for reading our paper and completing our crossword puzzle, until next time … Continue reading OM Crossword Answers 3/22

55-Year-Old Business Manager, Angela Kukawski, Has Died

By: Amy Dominguez If you haven’t heard lately, 55-year-old Angela Kukawski, business manager of the Kardashians and many other celebrities, has died. She was reported missing on December 22 and was found on December 23 inside of her car in Simi Valley, California. The suspect of her murder is her boyfriend, 49-year-old Jason Barker. Kukawski’s death was ruled as a homicide.  Angela Kukawski was a … Continue reading 55-Year-Old Business Manager, Angela Kukawski, Has Died

WATCH OUT… Or Not?

By: Amy Dominguez Researchers from the University of Arizona have announced on November 11, 2021, that an asteroid may be a long-lost piece of the moon. The name of this asteroid or mini-moon is Kamo’ Oalewa. Kamo’ Oalewa is a quasi-satellite meaning that it orbits around the sun, but remains close to Earth. Kamo’ Oalewa was discovered in Hawaii in 2016 by the PanSTARRS telescope. … Continue reading WATCH OUT… Or Not?

Give a Warm Welcome to Ms. Rosenberg!

By: Gabriela Sorto and Esmeralda Tovar-Puga Meet Ms. Rosenberg, one of the wonderful new staff at Oakland Mills this year! She previously taught in Chesterfield, Virginia, and now teaches at OM! She came to OM wondering how it would feel like to teach older students since she used to teach middle schoolers. So far she loves this school, the students, and the energy here. Throughout … Continue reading Give a Warm Welcome to Ms. Rosenberg!