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The Patriot Press

Career Day

Julia Antinori February 1, 2023

A Day Full Of Careers Every school year, CDS organizes a day dedicated to showcasing a number of different careers. Many students look forward to the day as they can gain a better understanding of a...

Matilda (1996) vs. Matilda the Musical (2022) review

Fion Zheng February 1, 2023

Everyone is familiar with Matilda (1996). Matilda is a little girl that gets little attention at home. She’s very intelligent and often goes to the library to read books and learn. Her parents are unsupportive...

“Legend” Review

Sofia G February 1, 2023

The book Legend was first published in 2011. It is the first book in a trilogy written by Marie Lu. The story focuses on two points of view, June and Day. June is the smartest prodigy in the entire Republic...

Chuck Lager Review

Bella St Louis January 30, 2023

When first walking into the restaurant it automatically feels very cozy but at the same time a somewhat rustic feeling because of the design of the restaurant. You are greeted by one of the servers to...

My go-to order: Build your own bowl with spinach, grilled chicken, carrots, cucumber, spicy broccoli, and light caesar dressing


Alice Sutton January 30, 2023

Sweetgreen finally makes its way to Tampa Located on Palm Ave, right across from Armature Works, Sweetgreen’s goal is to reimagine fast food by creating a convenient way to get fresh, healthy food,...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired Bryon Leftwich!!!!!

Elijah Lopez January 30, 2023

After the Tampa bay Buccaneers finished the season going 8-9 with a loss in the first round of playoffs to the Dallas Cowboys, they fired a lot of staff – including offense coordinator Bryon Leftwich....

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A Taste of “Love and Gelato” (Review)

Jennifer M January 30, 2023

Love and Gelato, by Jenna Evans Welch, is an exciting book that incorporates interesting information about Florence through an entertaining story. If you are just starting to read and enjoy romance books,...

Decoding U.S. Crime Rates

Hannah VerHoef January 30, 2023

Nationally, crime plays a major role in US news. Whether someone is watching their favorite news channel on television, or reading an article on their phone, some infraction of the law is bound to appear....

Untethered Soul Book Review

Charissa Wagner January 30, 2023

The Untethered Soul, by Michael A. Singer, is a book about the mind. According to the About the Author page on the back of his book, Singer has more than four decades of experience as a spiritual teacher....

The FIFA World Cup arrives at Carrollwood Day School

Cathy Philip December 13, 2022

Eyes are glued to the screen, anticipating the foreseeable future. Everyone watching has the same fear lingering in their minds; will their team fumble the goal? Conversing with friends is not an option...

Sacred Pepper Review

Sacred Pepper Review

Alice Sutton December 13, 2022

Is Sacred Pepper too good for Tampa? The atmosphere was enough to make me fall in love with this restaurant. At Sacred Pepper, the upbeat ambiance with live music is truly incredible. I think the best...

Uncharted Review

Fion Zheng December 13, 2022

The film “Uncharted'', directed by Ruben Fleischer, was released on February 18th, 2022. This film illustrates the journey of Nathan Drake (Tom Holland) getting recruited by Victory Sullivan ‘Sully’...

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