MA rejects ranked choice voting

With 55% of the vote, MA voted against instituting Ranked Choice Voting in state and federal congressional elections

Columbus Day renamed Indigenous Peoples’ Day

City rejects Columbus’s legacy of violence by renaming Columbus Day as Indigenous Peoples’ Day

City Council to vote on reforms to zoning laws

City Council vote in December to reforms Newton zoning laws to increase multifamily housing, address housing demands and encourage new development



Six Beats Apart

Ensembles rehearse in-person, bringing music and community back to South

BLM Features

SHRC promotes anti-racist and equitable work

Council founded last school year furthers anti-racist objectives


1 in 2,000: Paul Belenky

Every issue, the Roar randomly selects a member of the South community and explores what makes them unique


The Common Application

The Roar follows four seniors with different interests as they navigate the college application process and will reveal their identities and college plans as they make their decisions


Brave New World: Fall I Recap

This season was unlike any other, but athletes were anxious to get outside and be active after a long day of online classes

From Baskets to Ballots

WNBA and NBA players lead voter registration efforts

Cam Newton launches Patriots into new era

Brady’s replacement shows some promise