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The Rise of Independent Films

Olivia Garver '19, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

In 2017, some of the biggest movies released started out as small independent films that never expected to reach the award shows, but ended up being some of the biggest hits of the year; most of which have a common theme of tackling subjects often not talked about in the media. Movies such as The Big S...

Best Music of 2017

Annie Snyder '21, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

2017 was undeniably a great year for new music: from rap to alternative and party songs to ballads.  Enjoy some of my personal favorites and some of the most successful songs of 2017. Best Songs of 2017: Playlist Style     LOYALTY. by Kendrick Lamar ft. Rihanna     Passionfruit by Drak...

Black Friday CRAZE!

Annie Snyder '21, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Another Thanksgiving here and gone, and Black Friday along with it. This Black Friday was just as lively as previous Black Fridays, with many stores in the mall staying open until 1:00 am Thanksgiving night, and reopening at 7:00 am Friday morning. After a quick Starbucks run, I arrived at Ross Park Mal...

Thor: RagnaRocked

December 7, 2017


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WARNING: This review contains SPOILERS for the movie Thor: RagnaRocked. Read at your own risk.

Things Are About to Get Stranger (spoilers ahead!)

Things Are About to Get Stranger (spoilers ahead!)

Catherine Zenkevich ‘18, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

WARNING: This article contains MAJOR SPOILERS for season 2 of Stranger Things. Read at your own risk.

Murder on the Orient Express – Movie Review

Meghan Pavlick '21, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The movie, Murder on the Orient Express, is closely based on Agatha Christie’s novel of the same title. This movie starts out in Jerusalem during the 1930’s where we are introduced to our main character, Hercule Poirot. Poirot is widely considered to be the world’s best detective and has quite...

Dream House

Olivia Deasy '19, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Literary Arts

Outside, I am an orphan. I have lived all alone at the mercy of the world. More than any necessity the lowly as I was savage for a home, a forever place to be satisfied with joys and pleasures still no one can name. But as I am now, I live safe inside. From wandering from plain to street, fo...

Fall Reading List for Pleasure

Grace Doerfler '18, Editor-In-Chief

November 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Temperatures are dropping; trees are changing color. At this time of year, there’s no better way to spend a lazy afternoon than curling up with a cup of tea and a good book. Now that summer reading assignments are out of the way, it’s the perfect time to start a new novel—to de-stress after a lo...

Just Thinking Out Loud: Ed Sheeran Gives A Great Show

Just Thinking Out Loud: Ed Sheeran Gives A Great Show

Bella Enfield '19, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

There was a line that started at the doors of the PPG Paints Arena that went around the corner and down the street a bit. Everyone was excited to be there and there was an energy that could only be described as excitement. The line moved quickly and soon enough, we were inside the arena. It was a madh...

Year of the Spider – Spider-Man: Homecoming Lives Up to the Hype

Emma Holtz '20, Literary Arts Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Peter Parker, fresh from his first “retreat” with the Avengers in Berlin, Germany, now returns back to Queens, New York with only his suitcase and a restless yearning to prove himself worthy of the “Avenger” title. Instead of chilling with Iron Man and his team during the aftermath of a nasty...

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