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Amanda Capaldi
Amanda is in her third year on The Talon staff and serves as the Lifestyles Editor. She won 3rd place from the Michigan Interscholastic Press Association for a lifestyles feature on hookah smoking, and four honorable mentions for various other stories. Amanda loves animals, drawing and being outside. She's a member of the cross country and track teams.

Amanda Capaldi, Lifestyles Editor

May 23, 2017
Senior Column: Thank you (Story)
Jan 27, 2017
Comic: The more you have to do… (Story)
Nov 06, 2016
Comic: The elephant in the room (Story)
Oct 07, 2016
Mr. Byrd visits his alma mater for Homecoming week (Story)
May 26, 2016
Deputy Curtis shares about his experiences with music, theater and chasing dreams (Story)
May 22, 2016
Comic: The challenge of a strong school finish (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Disney finds success in newest animation ‘Zootopia’ (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
When people don’t believe in global warming… (Story)
Jan 30, 2016
Should high-stakes tests be a factor in college admissions? (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
RHS students meet D1 basketball stars (Story)
Jan 05, 2016
BRIEF: Class Congress Hosts Holiday Falcon Friday (Story)
Nov 29, 2015
What to Expect from the Sophomore Class Congress (Story)
Oct 27, 2015
BRIEF: Sophomore class congress to sponsor Halloween-themed Falcon Friday (Story)
Oct 24, 2015
COMIC: Is the road to success in conforming or standing out? (Story)
Sep 25, 2015
Students prepare for homecoming week (Story)
Apr 03, 2015
Spring Break (Story)
Feb 16, 2015
Tardy in first hour… (Story)
Jan 28, 2015
Comic: Exams after winter break is poor planning (Story)
Jan 28, 2015
Winter pep assembly runs smoothly (Story)
Jan 13, 2015
Comic: It’s about the process, not the product until high-stakes testing season (Story)
Dec 18, 2014
Sophomore class congress plans Holiday Hype Falcon Friday (Story)
Dec 18, 2014
Comic: The true meaning of Christmas (Story)
Nov 17, 2014
Sleep deprivation has long-term consequences (Story)
Oct 28, 2014
Rochester Public Library has many options for bored teenagers (Story)
Oct 22, 2014
Class congress provides more leadership opportunities for students (Story)
Oct 22, 2014
Sophomores visit Oakland University on Oct. 6 (Story)
Sep 29, 2014
Cross country team prepares for Kensington meet (Story)
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