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Angela Lee: Opinion Editor

Anthony Chianese: Staff Reporter

Brandon Malave: Web Editor

Christina Aurigemma: Staff Reporter

Christopher Flores: Staff Reporter

Elizabeth Browne: Staff Reporter

Emily Campos: Photo Editor

Gustavo Mendez: Staff Reporter

Heylin Hiciano: Staff Reporter

Janae Kea: Staff Reporter

Jordan Kose: Staff Reporter

Kahyun Kim: Editor in Chief

Marianna Brogna: Staff Reporter

Melissa Chen: Fact Checker

Michael Keane: Technology Blog Editor

Nicole Garofalo: Staff Reporter

Nicole Kuliyev: Entertainment Editor

Nicole Yu: Photo Editor

Omran Hamidi: Sports Editor

Prabhdeep Dhami: Sports Editor

Rawlanda Hinds: Staff Reporter

Vivian Chang: News Editor



Yasemine Mohamed

Rajaa  Singh


Celeste Esposito

Sebastian Porras

Esther Animalu

Abe Belsky

Robyn Landolfi

Cameron Casalta

Nikita  Mosier

Emily Perez

Umaou  Diallo

Elena  Espinal

Katelyn Puzzo

Andrew Delacruz

Georgia Savva

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WJPS News switched from a monthly newspaper (named The Blazer) to an online convergent media site. Now, working with the school’s broadcast, The Highlight and the yearbook The Byline, we are hoping to bring the information for students to one place.