The Cityzen

Becoming Happier

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

May 13, 2016

While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve personal productivity, probably the best way to be more productive is to just be happier. Happy people accomplish more. That's easier said then done, right? Actually, many changes...

Mother’s Day

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

May 5, 2016

Mother’s Day in the United States is annually held on the second Sunday of May. It celebrates motherhood and it is a time to appreciate mothers and mother figures. It complements similar celebrations honoring family members,...

Summer Trends

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

April 28, 2016

As the weather is warming up, and summer is approaching, it is time to get the summer clothes out of boxes and find your style.  Many fashion magazines have gathered up all the new information on whats "hot" this year and whats...

All about Strawberries

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

April 14, 2016

There’s nothing like spotting the first sweet ripe strawberries of the season at your local farmers market. Delicious, rich-red, sweet, yet gently tangy strawberries are among the most popular berries. Strawberries are low...

Alcohol Consumption

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

April 7, 2016

Alcohol is part of our culture, it helps us celebrate and socialize, and it enhances our religious ceremonies. But drinking too much, on a single occasion or over time, can have serious consequences for our health. Alcohol abuse...

National Girl Scout’s Month

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

March 29, 2016

Juliette Gordon Low founded the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, or simply, the Girl Scouts on March 12, 1912. This organization started with just eighteen girls and now there are over 3.7 million members. She founded...

Lemons Take Over

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

March 24, 2016

Lemons are thought to have originated at the base of the Himalayan Mountains, as a natural cross between the lime and the citron. Lemons have been a major food crop in Florida since the 16th century. One of the world's most widely...

The Worlds Healthiest Food

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

March 16, 2016

Avocado's are fruits that contain a single seed inside, and they come from a tree that is native to Mexico and Central America and they are a rather unique type of fruit. Most fruits contain mostly of carbohydrates while the...

Popcorn Lover’s Day

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

March 8, 2016

National popcorn lover's day is celebrated the second Thursday in March every year. Many people enjoy eating popcorn around the globe so it only makes sense that there should be a special day just for popcorn lovers right....

Food of the Gods

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

March 2, 2016

In Latin, chocolate means "Food of Gods" for a reason. Chocolate is one of the most popular super-foods ever. Chocolate candy bars and sweets is not what is good for you, but the dark chocolate has history of being a healing plant,...

Mongolian Alxa Banner

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

February 29, 2016

Recently an Alxa Banner was donated to Michigan City High School from the Alashan Province by Jeff Craig(son of MCHS teacher, Joseph Craig). The new banner is visable to students, teachers, and other staff members in the...

Happiness Secrets

Amira Novitzke, Reporter

February 18, 2016

Happiness comes from choosing to be happy with taking care of yourself, choosing to be happy with whatever you do, and strengthening your closest relationships according to a 2015 survey. 47% of those people said they are extremely...

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