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Summer Awaits! What Will You Do?

Summer Awaits! What Will You Do?

Camille Balo, Editor-in-Chief, Editor of STEM

May 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Sweet ocean breezes while relaxing on the oceanfront, reclining back and reading your favorite book in the peaceful nature, hanging out with your closest friends, with summer just around the corner (only a month away!), what will you do?   Well, for those who have no clue what to do over summer break, h...

“Walking Dead” Stumbles in Viewers, Rises in Ratings

“Walking Dead” Stumbles in Viewers, Rises in Ratings

Ricky Daniele, Staff Reporter

May 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Ever since season nine of  “The Walking Dead” first aired, ratings have climbed through the roof, but viewers fall nearly fifty percent from last season. The season eight premiere, which aired on Oct.22 of 2017, had 11.44 million viewers while the season nine premiere, which aired just last October,...

‘They Both Die At The End’ Book Review

‘They Both Die At The End’ Book Review

Daniel Yu, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

“And you, my father, there on the sad height, curse, bless, me now with your fierce tears, I pray. Do not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage, against the dying of the light.” ~Dylan Thomas   Life. Death. As a duality of nature, life constitutes our existence, while death defines...

Avengers: Endgame (2019) Review

Avengers: Endgame (2019) Review

Rocco Damiano, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Avengers, assemble! If you thought it couldn’t get any more shocking than Infinity War, then you’re in for a big surprise. Endgame is many things, but underwhelming or disappointing, is certainly not. As the culmination of the Infinity Saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this behemoth of a blockbuster...

Hozier’s Newest Album Captures Hearts of Fans

Hozier’s Newest Album Captures Hearts of Fans

McKayla Coppla, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

When sulking on a gloomy day, assumingly forced to listen to nothing except the raindrop’s clatter rapidly falling from the sky, the perfect cure for the listeners wallowing is none other than Hozier’s new album, “Wasteland, Baby!”. Delivering just as dreary and dark of a vibe as he accomplished...

Us (2019) Review

Us (2019) Review

Rocco Damiano, Staff Reporter

April 19, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Jordan Peele busts out another imaginative horror flick. “Us” is both fascinating and fun. This movie twists the idea of doppelgängers into something quite brilliant. But, there are some issues with the film. For one thing, the film is slow in certain places, which doesn’t help the tone. However,...

Captain Marvel (2019) Review

Captain Marvel (2019) Review

Rocco Damiano, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

This is not your typical MCU film. ‘Captain Marvel’ is a great introduction to the titular character, played nicely by Brie Larson. Like always, Samuel L. Jackson nails it as Nick Fury. Furthermore, Ben Mendelsohn is fantastic as Talos, Jude Law is solid, and Lashana Lynch is excellent. Overall,...

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Review

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Review

Rocco Damiano, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

While 2019 animated movies start with a bang, the How to Train Your Dragon films end with one.   For what appears to be the final entry in this franchise, ‘The Hidden World’ is a delight. All the elements that make these movies great are front and center. There’s a good balance of humor...

Book Review: ‘After Ever After’ Captures The Life of Teens with Cancer

Book Review: ‘After Ever After’ Captures The Life of Teens with Cancer

Shreyal Sharma, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Being a teenager is HARD!! Teens have to deal with a lot of stress; the big burden of expectations from friends and family, which makes them insecure and nervous about everything they do. After reading After Ever After, your perspective toward teenage life might change. You may realize that being ...

Hit Play This Holiday Season

Hit Play This Holiday Season

Abby Sirinides, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The holidays are extremely popular and are the No. 1 time for celebrating family and enjoying that special feeling that’s unique to the holidays. So, here’s playlist to listen to really get into the holiday mood. First, we have some older crooners of the ‘50s: Andy Williams, Frank Sinatra,...

Victoria’s New Secret is Out

Victoria’s New Secret is Out

Eva Brieterman, Staff Reporter

December 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Victoria’s Secret is one of the most trendy and hot clothing lines around, and although their lines are on the more expensive side, people love their underwear, pajamas, beauty supplies, and accessories. This show season, there was as much discussion over the models as the lingerie. Victoria’s...

Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) Review

Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) Review

Rocco Damiano, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

I don’t even know where to begin with this one. Bad Times at the El Royale is essentially The Hateful Eight meets No Country for Old Men. It features an all-star cast of great characters and takes place inside a peculiar hotel, which makes for a terrific setting. The tone is intense and leaves you on th...

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