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The Edison Light

The official student-run publication of Thomas A. Edison CTE High School.

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Can you believe that there’s less than a month before the seniors will graduate from high school? They have spent four years of their lives at Edison, and it will be over before we know it. Most students have already committed to a college and...

What exactly is Halal Food? Halal is an Arabic word that translates to ¨permisible.¨ It adheres to the Islamic law and guidelines which comes from the teaching...

The Edison Cricket team had the opportunity to meet with a professional cricket player. This player is known as 23 year old Joshua Da Silva. He is a player...

Edison’s personal HOSA Organization took part in this year’s NYS Spring Leadership Conference and brought back (virtually) a groundbreaking achievement for the school.  The spring leadership conference (SLC) took place from March...

Boba tea has become so popular throughout the years. You might wonder, what is the closest area to enjoy desserts with your friends. Sweet Cats Cafe is a 12-minute walk at 168-17 Union Turnpike, Queens, NY 11368. It is one of the go-to areas if...

As a Senior at Thomas A Edison, I’ve heard about people getting dress coded and even experienced it myself. In 2018, during my freshman year I was dress coded because my shoulders were showing. What’s so wrong with someone showing their...

When was the last time you were interrupted by a 10 minute commercial break from your favorite show? It seems like a long time ago, right? The age of streaming...

Roughly 15 to 25 thousand dollars made from selling his business, all while still in high school to boot! Saharan Newaz, even holed up at home during the prime...

Isn’t it crazy how prom is only just in a few days? This once-in-a-lifetime event has people with a wide range of emotions. Though this may be an exciting...

Lookout there’s chewy balls at the bottom of your drink- is this a mistake? No actually the opposite! The concept of chewy tapioca balls at the bottom of drinks, more specifically in iced teas- originated in Taiwan in the 1890s. This combination...