News in Pictures: Special Edition July 28, 2017

It’s the largest comic book convention (or gathering) in North America and it takes place in San Diego, California every summer. We’re talking abo

Junior Reporter: Ancient Mew July 27, 2017

By Derin Sly  6-year old Junior Reporter Derin S. loves Pokemon and here is why!   The most powerful Pokémon is Ancient Mew because she can do an

Junior Reporter: What is Comic-Con All About? July 26, 2017

By Madison V. Our intrepid Junior Reporter, Madison V. was on the ground at Comic-Con International, taking in the sights and sounds. She even inte

What Makes a Superhero? July 20, 2017

Yes, but they might not be the type who wear capes and masks and leap over tall buildings. In fact, many heroes are people like you and me—they come

The Sweetest Day of the Year July 16, 2017

“I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!” Hold onto your hats ice cream lovers, because we’re about to make your day! On July 16th, t

Dinner Table Conversation: What Does It Take to Be a Ball Boy or Girl? July 14, 2017

This summer, tennis fans are closely following one of the most important sporting events, Wimbledon in London, England. As with most sports, there are

Mario Bros. Causes Havoc in Japan July 8, 2017

Oh, Mario! He’s the fun-loving, red overall-wearing character seen in Nintendo games. He works with his brother Luigi (the green overall-wearing cha

ABCDEF … Wait—Change That Around! July 8, 2017

When you learn to read and write, you learn the alphabet as A, B, C, and so forth. But when you look at your computer keyboard or even your phone, why

Oh, the Places You’ll Go! July 8, 2017

Ever been curious about the writer behind the Dr. Seuss books? Sure, you might know that his name is Theodor Seuss Geisel and that he wrote the Dr. Se