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National Day

  National Day By Alexis Ong The Tween Times, 9 Aug 2009   Sometimes, do you feel that you want to thank Singapore for so much, but don’t know how to express it? Do you feel like you want to “keep it all in a jar”? Well, here’s how! First, get hold of a glass… Continue reading National Day

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We Should All Know the Armenian Genocide

We Should All Know the Armenian Genocide By Alexis Ong The Tween Times, 27 April 2009 I first heard about the Armenian Genocide when I read about it in Reader's Digest. I still remember the black and white photos. They show Armenians marching with a downtrodden, hopeless air. I can’t see their faces. I read… Continue reading We Should All Know the Armenian Genocide

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The Tween Times

This is the masthead of my two daughters' weekly e-newspaper. I am very proud of them for being brave, talented, disciplined enough to take up this demanding project on top of their exams, piano and other commitments. If you wish to read The Tween Times, email the Editor at enna_ong@yahoo.com.sg My eldest daughter is the editor;… Continue reading The Tween Times