The Day Creek Howl

Halloween Amid a Pandemic

Halloween will definitely be different from past Halloween celebrations that we’ve done before.
October 16, 2020

Clusters of kids line up, each with the intent to bite into an apple, all in an effort to collect as many as possible. Others run from door to door loudly proclaiming their ‘Trick or Treat’ in hopes...

Food Service during an Economic Crisis

Due to pandemic, food services are struggling to increase their sales.
October 15, 2020

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, stores and restaurants have changed drastically because of the current situation. Each store has responded differently toward the virus. Restaurants and grocery stores...

Food for a Thought

Restaurants have gone through many changes during COVID-19, from preparation to ordering.
October 15, 2020

As a result of the COVID quarantine, restaurant management has been forced to move quickly to avoid shutting its doors . Local eateries have had to, “develop new ways of customers who want to visit our...

Traveling: Safe or Dangerous?

COVID-19 has changed travel in a significant way. How will this affect future travelers?
September 10, 2020

With the holiday season coming, countless people look forward to travel for the purpose of relaxation, rejuvenation and spending meaningful time in the company of loved ones. However, with a worldwide...

It’s the End of the World as We Know It (Or is It?)

The coronavirus turned the world upside down...or did it?
June 12, 2020

At first, the coronavirus was a joke, a subject of memes and teasing. It was crazy, right? It didn’t make any sense why everyone was making such a big fuss over something no worse than the flu. Then,...

DCIS is Exploring the Possibilities for the 2020-2021 School Year

DCIS staff members are working to plan for all of the potential outcomes of this pandemic.
May 19, 2020

As the 2019-2020 school year is coming to a close, students are growing more and more excited about the possibilities of the upcoming school year, scheduled to start in August of 2020. Children used to...

Letter to Future Self

Even though it may feel that quarantine will never end, years from now this is what I want to remember from this time.
May 15, 2020

Dear Future Self, Aloha! How are you doing? I’m doing pretty good for being in quarantine for two months. Being in quarantine has taught me many things, both about myself and the world. People...

Healthcare Workers Are Stepping Up Against the Pandemic

Healthcare workers are still going to work even if they are put at risk, continuing to be there for their communities.
May 6, 2020

The coronavirus has temporarily closed businesses and offices until it is considered reasonably safe to return to public places. But health care officials are still required to go to work, as hospitals...

Birthdays in Quarantine

Even though it wasn’t an ideal birthday, Gabby had a lot of fun and really enjoyed her quarantine birthday.
May 5, 2020

Even though local students are forbidden from hosting a party in our homes, there are many things we can do to celebrate that special occasion. Here are two different stories sharing how a quarantine birthday...

Dear Coronavirus

It may seem like the coronavirus is empowering us, but we must still find hope.
May 1, 2020

Dear Coronavirus, So many people have suffered on your account. Freedoms and privileges have been stolen due to your tyranny.  Fear is knocking on our door.  A few months ago, students complained...

Keep Your Routines

Having a day-to-day routine in a time of unknown can be very beneficial and make this time much more fun.
April 23, 2020

We all have our own routines. Kids devour that bowl of Rice Krispies, venture off to school, return home, complain about homework, drift off to sleep, and repeat. Adults have created their own novel schedules...

Memes Have Caught the Corona

Memes about the Coronavirus are helping people cope with quarantine.
April 22, 2020

Nowadays, memes are considered an important part of our culture. Incorporating humor into recent events has become popular among the younger population, and has even wormed its way into the older generations’...

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