The Smoke Signal

Rachel Cohen
Rachel Cohen, currently a PV junior, joined The Smoke Signal during her freshman year and became a Staff Editor her sophomore year. This year, she is a Staff Editor and Social Media Coordinator and is excited for this upcoming school year!

Rachel Cohen, Editor in Chief

Nov 16, 2020
How the PV Indian came to be (Story/Media)
Nov 12, 2020
The Indians of New Jersey (Story/Media)
Nov 09, 2020
Phasing out the logos (Story)
Oct 30, 2020
Native American mascots in professional sports (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Goodbye Smoke Signal, thanks for the best four years (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Black Lives Matter protests planned across N.J. this weekend (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Peaceful Black Lives Matter gathering held in Hillsdale (Story)
May 29, 2020
The arrest of CNN journalists is an affront to the First Amendment (Story)
May 10, 2020
‘Do not give up hope’ (Story/Media)
May 10, 2020
Seniors reflect on school year cut short (Story)
Apr 24, 2020
Gundersen ‘very disappointed’ in principal search (Story)
Apr 19, 2020
Robotics season brought to a halt (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
DeMarrais to step in as PV’s principal (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Students dismissed from local restaurant jobs (Media)
Apr 06, 2020
Seniors face uncertainty in college decisions (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
Liberty University remains open despite coronavirus pandemic (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Hutchinson named PV’s permanent principal (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Bergen County made the right choice, although slightly late (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
District takes precautions against the coronavirus (Story/Media)
Mar 05, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
PV Choir holds annual Valentine’s Day Talent Night (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
PV Litmag hosts annual Lit Out Loud Event (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Jan 03, 2020
Photo of the Week (Story)
Jan 02, 2020
Physical education teacher tapped as interim assistant principal (Story)
Dec 20, 2019
Smoke Signal Wrapped (Story)
Dec 17, 2019
Operation Send-Off (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Assistant principal to become interim principal (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
Photo of the Week (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
November 2019 Valley Cup Highlights (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
Smoke Signal attends NHSJC in Washington, D.C. (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
PV’s ‘Project Runway’ (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Photo of the Week (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
‘This place is paradise’ (Story/Media)
Nov 01, 2019
Seniors show off Halloween costumes (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
PV volleyball participates in Dig Pink Tournament (Story)
Oct 25, 2019
PV Principal to retire after 18 years (Story)
Sep 28, 2019
PV students, alumni celebrate fifth annual homecoming (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Board of Education aims to promote equity within the district (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
‘The job grew, and I grew with it’ (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
Photo Gallery: Summer in Montana and Wyoming (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
PV to hold fifth annual homecoming (Story)
Sep 04, 2019
PV alumni return as physical education teachers (Story/Media)
Aug 28, 2019
New assistant principal finds passion in education (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
Senior Award Recipients (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Pascack Valley holds first lip dub (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Israeli Veterans visit PV (Story)
Jun 05, 2019
May 2019 Valley Cup Highlights (Story)
May 22, 2019
This Is My Story: Mental Health Resources (Story)
May 19, 2019
‘A part of PV’ (Story)
May 16, 2019
Annual ‘Senior Assassins’ game ends early (Story)
May 07, 2019
‘What it truly means to be an Indian in America’ (Story/Media)
Apr 08, 2019
Tri-M Music Honor Society holds spring talent night (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Unity in the Valley highlights (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
PVRHSD holds Unity in the Valley event at PV (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
‘The stars aligned’ (Story)
Mar 07, 2019
Kayla’s Korner: My Story (Media)
Mar 04, 2019
Unity in the Valley to host kick-off event at PV (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Minor charged in hate and bias incident (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Vlogger ‘dazzles’ on platform (Story)
Feb 28, 2019
Viral video launches online career (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
Love in PV (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Dance Team hosts ‘send off’ to Florida competition (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
What High Schoolers Are Wearing: Part 1 (Story)
Jan 13, 2019
Intern to Brooklyn (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Stylin’ and Profilin’ (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
‘A hero inside and outside the classroom’ (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
Anti-semitic graffiti discovered at George G. White School (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
‘Outrage followed by disappointment’ (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Hateful graffiti discovered at Pascack Hills (Story)
Nov 29, 2018
Petition created against closure of gradebook (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
‘Actions speak louder than words’ (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Students not permitted to eat lunch upstairs (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Students discuss solutions to anti-Semitism (Media)
Nov 14, 2018
Anti-Semitic drawings under an ongoing investigation (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
Community reacts to anti-Semitic drawings (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Three additional anti-Semitic drawings identified (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Superintendent confirms anti-Semitic graffiti (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Game procedure to be enforced next year (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
New addition to PV security detail (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
Dance room and weight room reopen after air testing (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Mercury found in dance room and weight room (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Smoke Signal nominated for GSSPA Awards (Story)
Sep 03, 2018
Veteran PV teacher takes charge as English Department Supervisor (Story)
Jun 11, 2018
Tattoos of PV (Media)
Feb 21, 2018
Dance Team wins double national title in Florida competition (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Dance Team hosts farewell performance before Florida competition (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
The big 1,000 (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
PV students visit National History Museum of African American History and Culture (Story)
Oct 15, 2017
Living the Swede life (Story)
Oct 12, 2017
New security to block Chrome extensions (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Class of 2020 to Hold Alzheimer’s Walk (Story)
Jun 09, 2017
A new journey in Mexico (Story)
Apr 18, 2017
Au revoir France, hello America! (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
PV Cheerleaders take home the gold (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
A soccer player’s history (Story)
Dec 19, 2016
Low enthusiasm for Valley Cup inspires possible changes (Story)
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