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Wondering About Wonder?

Wondering About Wonder?

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Everyone can remember that one book that was a reading requirement in elementary school. Whether it was about animals, princesses, or fantasy characters, the plots of these stories were often utterly unrelatable and never seemed to teach much of a lesson. While this used to be the case, the book that i...

Netflix Raises Monthly Subscription Prices

Netflix Raises Monthly Subscription Prices

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

As many people know, Netflix is a streaming service that streams television shows and movies. At the beginning of October Netflix raised its monthly prices by one dollar.  As many people know, Netflix has come out with a line of original Netflix shows like: 13 Reasons Why, Stranger Things and Orange is t...

“Look What You Made Me Write” The Story behind Taylor Swift’s Hit Single

“Look What You Made Me Write” The Story behind Taylor Swift’s Hit Single

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The old Taylor is dead! Taylor Swift’s highly anticipated new song, “Look What You Made Me Do” is breaking records and sparking questions. The most widely-accepted belief for Taylor’s writing, “Look What you Made Me Do” is about her beef with Kanye West, Katy Perry and Kim Kardashian West. S...

Falling into Fall Fashion

Falling into Fall Fashion

Sophia Williams, Editor

October 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The leaves are falling, but the clothes are piling on. Fall fashion screams everything warm, layered, and perfectly cozy. New York Fashion week ended on September, 13, and the fashion community is buzzing with excitement. All sorts of new fall trends are hitting the market, along with the classic, wel...

Fall TV Guide

Fall TV Guide

Sydney Ostrander, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Clear your schedule, because the best shows are back! Viewers have been waiting in months of anticipation for the return of their favorite fall TV shows. This season a range of genres are expected, all the way from comedy to horror. You can catch the seventh spine chilling season of FX’s American Horro...

Oh Lorde, She is Back!

Oh Lorde, She is Back!

Zoe Garden, Features Editor

April 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

It has been four agonizingly long years of waiting by Lorde fans for new content to arise. On March 2, Lorde dropped her latest single, “Green Light”, and revealed her new album, Melodrama, will be released June 16. Lorde is known for her interesting take on pop music by not being in the normal st...

Was it a Beauty or a Beast?

Was it a Beauty or a Beast?

Kelly Chang, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Disney’s most recent trend is transforming the classic animated movies into a live-action film. Fans have already been introduced to Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, Maleficent, and The Jungle Book. Disney’s latest release is Beauty and the Beast, starring fan-favorite actress Emma Watson as Belle and the cap...

James and the Giant Peach is Just Peachy

James and the Giant Peach is Just Peachy

Kelly Chang, Staff Writer

March 24, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

As children’s writers go, Roald Dahl is arguably one of the best. His books are fun, quirky, and unique; James and the Giant Peach is no exception. After the initial release of the book in 1961, James and the Giant Peach was transformed into an exciting and eccentric musical in 2010. Just recently, the rights for the play were released, allowing local t...

Santa Clarita Diet Puts the Blood in Bloody

Santa Clarita Diet Puts the Blood in Bloody

Nick Cimino, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

What makes two real-estate agents living in California unique? One of them becomes a zombie in a matter of a day. Santa Clarita Diet tells the lives of a normal family until a tragic event in the family may change the way they live forever.   Sheila and Joel (Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant) li...

DWTS Season 24 Cast Revealed

DWTS Season 24 Cast Revealed

Zoe Garden, Features Editor

March 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

A former Glee star, a three-time Olympic gymnast, and a professional bull rider would normally not share the same realm of entertainment, but this new season of Dancing With The Stars is switching it up. On Good Morning America March 1, DWTS host Tom Bergeron announced the official lineup of celebrities who will dance on season 24. Tom Bergeron and Erin A...

Review: Moonlight

Review: Moonlight

Zoe Garden, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Title: Moonlight Rating: 5/5 Genre: Drama Awards won/nominated for:  Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Mahershala Ali), Best Supporting Actress (Naomie Harris), Best Director (Barry Jenkins), Best Writing Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Original Music Score Summary:...

Review: Gods Of Egypt

Review: Gods Of Egypt

Adam Garfinkle, Business & Advertisements Manager

February 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Title: Gods Of Egypt Rating: 3/5 Genre: Action   Awards nominated for: Worst Picture, Worst Actor (Gerard Butler), Worst Screen Combo, Worst Director (Alex Proyas), and Worst Screenplay.   Summary: Egypt is plunged into darkness when King Osiris is brutally murdered and o...

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