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There are plenty of other Valentine's Day candies besides the classic box of chocolates; find out which one matches your personality.

Which Valentine’s Day candy are you?

Catherine Butler, copy editor February 13, 2020

Every year on Valentine’s Day, you might wonder what type of sweets you should get your S.O. Or, if you’re single, which confections you should stock up on when they go on sale Feb. 15. While you try...

TKC artists depict the best ways to get good Halloween candy.

Candy currency: A guide to trading candy

Have you ever wondered how to get the best candy on Halloween? View this art to find out.

6 ways to cope with your post-Halloween blues

Maggie Burton, Grace Mennerick, and Catherine McCandless November 16, 2018

In this art spread, TKC art staffers list ways in which one can cope with the post-Halloween blues when November rolls around. From buying discounted candy to having a horror movie marathon, look to...


Grace Klebe, news editor August 21, 2018

It is 11:30 p.m., and I am laying in bed watching YouTube vlogger Emma Chamberlain’s videos in my pajamas. Suddenly, my stomach begins to grumble, and I am craving one thing: chocolate custard. I grab...

TKC tries foreign candy

TKC tries foreign candy

Annie O'Brien, news-features editor January 26, 2018

TKC decided to head to Global Foods and search for some interesting candy from different countries. What followed was an unusual taste test, to say the least.     Music: Fretless...

Halloween jokes

Halloween jokes

Annie O'Brien, news-features editor November 1, 2017

Momblogz: The true spooks of Halloween

Momblogz: The true spooks of Halloween

Jack Bugee, opinions writer October 21, 2017

*This piece is entirely satirical As a proud mother of five who has access to the handy internet, I see myself in a position of great power this Halloween season. But as they say, with great power comes...

Top 5 news stories of 2015

TKC Staff December 23, 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, the news staff has covered stories from the ban of candy sales, to stealing at KHS, to the game of catch up after missing school. Even though stories are tough to find, this year’s...

Coming down from the sugar rush

Coming down from the sugar rush

Claire Wever, photographer March 13, 2015

At the beginning of this year, several KHS clubs, including French Club and Mission Compassion, had to stop selling packaged candy bars as a result of a federal law called the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids...

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