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Drew Recommends: The Better Angels; a Pure Representation

Drew Levitt, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

Many will say not to get your information from movies and entertainment, claiming that it is “just a movie.” While it would be smart and sensible to get information from a variety of sources, movies should not be looked dow...

Behind the Curtain with Lauren Clarke: IHSTF “Big Fish” makes a splash

Lauren Clarke, in-depth editor

February 27, 2018

The Illinois High School Theatre Festival All-State production of “Big Fish” was an energetic tale that left the audience in tears. It’s a story of love, family and the power of inspiration. Edward Bloom has always told la...

The Kpop craze: Korean entertainment makes its way into mainstream America

Taiah Guess, news editor

February 12, 2018

Kpop is quickly becoming a genre of music that every American household is familiar with and adores. Before the success of superstars like “Big Bang”  and “Twice”  in the Kpop industry, several artists paved the way for contempor...

Broadway’s “Wicked” returns to Chicago for another magical run

Lauren Clarke, features editor

January 16, 2018

When you think of Broadway, “Wicked” is an iconic musical that comes to mind. Originally starring Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth, this show has become one of the most successful musicals in the industry. Earning over o...

Artist a month: Kehlani

Ginia Cottingham, entertainment editor

January 10, 2018

22 year old R&B singer/rapping born April 24, Kehlani Ashley Parrish, has recently been rapidly gaining fame. Originally from Oakland, California, at a young age Kehlani was adopted by her aunt, due to her mother serving priso...

Star Wars’ continues to leave lasting impact on pop culture

Star Wars’ continues to leave lasting impact on pop culture

Allison Zyck, in-depth editor

December 5, 2017

Cardi B’s unique rise from rags to riches

Aaron Custer, sports editor

November 20, 2017

Belcalis Almanzar, professionally known as Cardi B, has a unique story as her rise to fame is unlike most hip hop rap stars. As a kid Cardi was raised as a tough girl who grew up in the South Bronx of New York City. Her uplifting...

Flatliners: a reimagining thats falls flat

Flatliners: a reimagining thats falls flat

Taiah Guess, assistant news editor

October 24, 2017

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