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Prom 2024: Behind the Scenes

Prom 2024: Behind the Scenes

Thomas Price, Website Manager May 9, 2024

As the end of the year approaches, many students look forward to prom, a long-standing tradition for upperclassmen (Juniors and Seniors) to celebrate their final years in high school through a night of dancing, dresses, and spending time with friends....

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Music ‘24: April Edition

Music ‘24: April Edition

Noah Grayson May 3, 2024

Song of the Month: The title of song of the month for April goes to “Fortnight” by Taylor Swift ft. Post Malone. The song was released as the first song on Swift’s latest album, The Tortured Poets Department, and quickly became very popular,...

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Costly Concerts: Why are Ticket Prices so High?

Costly Concerts: Why are Ticket Prices so High?

Noah Grayson April 25, 2024

It should be no surprise to any fans of some of today’s biggest artists that ticket prices for their concerts have been increasing significantly over the past few years. Here are some of the many factors that are causing ticket prices to rise so dramatically: Ticket...

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Ryan Garcia VS Devin Haney

Ryan Garcia VS Devin Haney

Nylah Escobar April 25, 2024

This Saturday one of the biggest fights of the year yet was held. The boxing match was held at the Barclays Center in New York City and the two competitors were the undefeated Devin Haney and his opponent Ryan Garcia. After 12 long matches, the winner...

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Music 24: March Edition

Music ’24: March Edition

Noah Grayson April 11, 2024

Song of the Month: The title of song of the month for March goes to Ariana Grande’s “We Can’t Be Friends (Wait For Your Love)”. The song is on Grande’s most recent album, Eternal Sunshine, which was released on March 8th. The song reached...

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Springs Fool! Why Does it Happen?

Springs Fool! Why Does it Happen?

Olivia Eldridge, Social Media Team April 11, 2024

Springs Fool is a media-created season in which it feels like spring and winter at the same time over the course of just 7 days. Every year we always have a fool's spring, where it's sunny and warm, and people start wearing shorts again. All of a sudden...

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Artist Spotlight: Drake

Artist Spotlight: Drake

Noah Grayson March 14, 2024

Aubrey Drake Graham, better known as Drake, is a popular rapper and singer. He was born on October 24th, 1986 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He first gained popularity for his role as Jimmy Brooks on the CTV show Degrassi: The Next Generation. He began...

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Dune II: Movie Review

Dune II: Movie Review

Andrew Olde March 14, 2024

Following the massive success of the first Dune movie directed by Denis Villeneuve, there was a ton of anticipation leading up to the second film's release, and boy did it deliver. The end of the first film of Dune left Paul Atreides stranded learning...

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Fashion Week 2024: Milan Fashion Review

Fashion Week 2024: Milan Fashion Review

Ysabel McCreadie March 14, 2024

Milan Fashion Week goes on bi-annually between the 20th and 26th of February. It's one of the most highly anticipated and reviewed events in art and media.  Usually, the designers all have a certain style which can be shown through their work and...

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(From L) The cast and crew of Everything Everywhere All at Once Jamie Lee Curtis, Ke Huy Quan, James Hong, Jonathan Wang, Michelle Yeoh, Stephanie Hsu, Daniel Kwan (bottom L), and Daniel Scheinert (bottom R), pose with their Oscar trophies in the press room during the 95th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California on March 12, 2023. Everything Everywhere All At Once producers Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert and Jonathan Wang (Photo by Frederic J. Brown / AFP) (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images)

Everything Everywhere All At Once is More Mind-Blowing Than Anything You’ve Ever Seen

Nylah Escobar March 14, 2024

Since viewing the A24 Film Everything Everywhere All At Once or EEAAO my perception of life and how to live life has changed. It was released in theaters on March 11, 2022, and hasn’t left the public eye since. The movie follows a middle-aged Chinese...

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Movie Analysis: Leave the World Behind

Movie Analysis: Leave the World Behind

Sayra Avalos March 4, 2024

The opening scene starts with the 2 clocks at 6 and the cup next to it is 76. Which is three 6’s together which we know is a symbol for the Antichrist or the devil. Behind her, on the bookshelf is a bald eagle symbolizing America. The red paper that...

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Music 2024, February Edition

Music 2024, February Edition

Noah Grayson March 4, 2024

Song of the Month: The title of February’s song of the month goes to “Texas Hold ‘Em” by Beyoncé. The song was released during Super Bowl LVIII following a Verizon commercial she starred in. “Texas Hold ‘Em” is Beyoncé’s first song...

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