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Nick Pilla, Senior Editor

Nick is a senior at Pelham Memorial High School. He is very excited to be contributing to the Pelham Examiner. Aside from his  contributions, he is a member of the junior varsity tennis team, a member of the band, and has participated in various human rights projects. He is also interested in history and plays guitar.

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PMHS students partner with Hearts & Homes to support Afghan refugees

PMHS students partner with Hearts & Homes to support Afghan refugees

December 23, 2021

The Students for Refugees Club at Pelham Memorial High School is working with nonprofit community organization Hearts & Homes For Refugees to tackle issues such as the refugees flooding out of Afghanistan...

‘The Tomorrow War:’ Bland action film with Chris Pratt as poor lead character 

‘The Tomorrow War:’ Bland action film with Chris Pratt as poor lead character 

September 8, 2021

Originally scheduled to make its debut in theaters, "The Tomorrow War" premiered July 2 on Amazon Prime Video. The film received a lot of hype before it streamed due to lead Chris Pratt, the actor who...

I Care a Lot. has a star-studded cast, but is unsatisfying in nature

‘I Care a Lot.’ has a star-studded cast, but is unsatisfying in nature

April 30, 2021

It is often hard to enjoy a film when there is no charismatic lead to give the audience someone they can empathize with. Marla Grayson (Rosamund Pike) is a perfect example of this, making her hard to relate...

‘Outside the Wire’ brings plenty of action but with tedious, cookie-cutter plot

‘Outside the Wire’ brings plenty of action but with tedious, cookie-cutter plot

February 8, 2021

This futuristic, Cold-War inspired sci-fi film delivers excellent action sequences but falls short with its unoriginal plotline.  With the film's generic objective to stop a nuclear attack, the disgraced...

‘The Founder’ is a unique and memorable business story

‘The Founder’ is a unique and memorable business story

December 16, 2020

McDonald's is a part of everyday Americans' lives, whether passing one on a drive, seeing an advertisement, or actually dining at one. The film "The Founder" offers a look into the creation of the fast-food...

Swiss Army Man is a strange tale of friendship

‘Swiss Army Man’ is a strange tale of friendship

September 18, 2020

Editor's note: this review contains mentions of suicide and body mutilation. Stranded on an island, Hank (Paul Dano) ties a noose around his neck and prepares to cut his life short.  As he helplessly...

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