The Horizon Sun

Traditions That Age As Well As You Do

Traditions That Age As Well As You Do

Amber Fretwell, Columnist

March 8, 2019

Filed under Diversity, Features, Showcase

Anything and everything can be a tradition, whether it be seeing friends or family every other Saturday, going for ice cream after a year of good grades, leaving town every summer break, and so on. Traditions may be hard to start, but once they develop, they’ll never truly end. In my family, we ...

Supporting the Aris Foundation

Supporting the Aris Foundation

Riley Hurlburt, Columnist

February 28, 2019

Filed under Diversity, Features

For the past two and a half years, the Aris Foundation has worked to help the homeless throughout Arizona by providing food, water, and clothing to thousands living on the street. The foundation is run by Katherine Kouvelas-Edick and is located in Arizona. Every Tuesday, people give out donations at Ja...

Celebrities Embrace Their Imperfections

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

May 31, 2018

Filed under Diversity, Fashion, Features, Health

For every 10 teens, eight of them have acne, according to Kids Health. Acne is a skin condition that creates multiple bumps (typically pimples such as whiteheads, blackheads, etc.), and primarily affects teenagers on their route to adulthood. These marks often discourage and decrease teen’s self est...

What Happened to The Old Kanye?

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist

May 4, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Diversity, Features, Music

Kanye West seems to be back on Twitter as usual. Instead of telling us when “Love Everyone” will be coming out, he brought renewed attention to himself over the past week with some controversial tweets. Last time he was on Twitter was in November 2016, when he was hospitalized for exhaustion and...

Feeling Fireworks

Evelyn Streit, Columnist

December 18, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Technology, Uncategorized

The New Year is just around the corner and with this celebration comes many elaborate firework displays. Unfortunately, for some visually impaired people out there hoping to celebrate with friends and family, it is very hard to understand and personally witness this experience. As it turns out, Disney researc...

Holidays Uncharted 2

Naya Johnson, Columnist

December 8, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Showcase, Uncategorized

Seven Fish Dinner

Meghan Tuzzolino, Columnist

December 8, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Uncategorized

The Seven Fish Dinner is part of a Southern Italian Christmas Eve celebration. It is called the Feast of the Seven Fishes in the few households that still celebrate it in Italy, despite being more of a grand meal than a "feast.” Today, it is only celebrated in 1 of 500 Italian-American  households, ...

Art is Therapy

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

November 3, 2017

Filed under Diversity, Features, Health, Uncategorized

Therapies come in various forms. From physical therapy or talk therapy, to art therapy, people have come up with some extraordinary ways to help those in need. Art therapy, in particular, uses drawing, painting, and sculpting figures that represent their emotions to help with depression, self regulatio...

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