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Maluma concert

Jessica Barjuca, Staff Writer

June 11, 2018


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On a moving platform, singer Maluma sang his heartbreaking song, “Marinero” as the flashing lights of the audiences’ phones lit up the small Allstate Arena. The lines were not long and it was easy to get into the stadium, which was convenient. Maluma came out after an hour-long wait and started...

“Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole” Movie review

“Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole” Movie review

Jonathan Malski, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


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Do you remember watching epic animated movies like Puss in Boots, Rise of the Guardians or Epic, as a kid? No? Then you probably won’t remember this one either. Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole is a 2010 animated fantasy/adventure story about a young owlet, Soren (Jim Sturgess), wh...

A Lesson in Respect

Stephanie Dugan, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


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Be respectful at school. We’ve heard countless times how we are supposed to act. But do students really listen? Getting up in the morning is rough. Sitting at a desk for seven hours is tiring. Snow days are a blessing. School is demanding. As we near spring break and the end of the school year,...

Choose charity

Choose charity

Teresa Martinez, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


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An estimated 15.5 million teenagers between the ages of 12-18 volunteer throughout the United States annually, according to the Corporation for National & Community Service. In fact, teens who volunteer in charitable organizations are more likely to perform better in school than those who don’t,...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: Marvel’s newest hit

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2: Marvel’s newest hit

Fabrizio Orsi de Paula, Editor/ Business manager/ Cartoonist

June 12, 2017


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10 years ago, the Guardians of the Galaxy were just an unknown Marvel property, relatively untouched apart from a few comics in the 1980s. This month, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 made Marvel fans almost forget about the upcoming Spider-Man movie (it's worth remembering that Spider-Man is the most mar...

Five mistakes I made that lead to my dream school denial

Five mistakes I made that lead to my dream school denial

Grace Kulin, Editor-in-chief

May 29, 2017


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I was denied from my dream school. I have one college credit from my dream school because I received full tuition for a summer program there. How did I get denied after that? Well I’m still trying to figure that out. But I do know some of my mistakes, thank you Notre Dame. 1. I didn’t get involved...

Summer approaches quickly

Summer approaches quickly

Faith Ferguson, Copy Editor

May 22, 2017


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The countdown has begun. The weather is getting warmer, days are getting longer, clothes are getting shorter and kids are checking out. In this, a problem is found. Imagine running a marathon. You're almost at the end, you're so close. What are you going to do? Keep running right, maybe even run...

Pineapple pizza cuts debate

Pineapple pizza cuts debate

Genna Daniels and Lauren Harris

May 1, 2017


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Pro Pineapple and pizza are a match made in heaven—no doubt about it. Sure, some people aren't open to jumping out of their comfort zone and testing the pineapple pizza waters, because it seems “gross” or “random;” but they're missing out if they don't give it a chance. Frankly, some people don...

R-E-S-P-E-C-T find out what it means to me

Lauren Harris, Associate Editor-In-Chief

March 31, 2017


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R-E-S-P-E-C-T. So many teenagers need to learn what this means. Nowadays it’s is fading away. High schoolers show little respect for authority, property and each other. Maybe it’s not their fault. Maybe it’s just how they were raised. Maybe that’s the example that’s been set in thei...

“Before I Fall” makes viewers fall

“Before I Fall” makes viewers fall

Genna Daniels, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


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  What’s done in life matters and that’s a significant theme used in the amazing new motion picture based off the book “Before I Fall”. In this movie senior Sam Kingston, played by Zoey Deutch belongs to an exclusive clique. “Before I Fall” showed that people face repercussions for ...

Marvel’s “Iron Fist”: Yay or nay?

Marvel’s “Iron Fist”: Yay or nay?

Fabrizio Orsi de Paula, Editor/ Business Manager/ Cartoonist

March 29, 2017


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Possible spoilers ahead.   Yet another brick in Marvel’s constantly expanding wall, “Iron Fist” is the last Netflix show ahead of the big Defender’s team-up in the summer. The show aired on Friday, March 17, which was perfect timing for a weekend binge watching marathon. Like other...

Society constrains potential

Society constrains potential

Faith Ferguson, Staff Writer

March 29, 2017


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“You can't do all that. It's too much.” “Taking advanced classes, working a job, playing in multiple sports, spending time with friends, being a part of clubs can't all be done. You have to pick only a couple things.” Why?   Why can't one be in as many sports or clubs as they want? Why do oth...

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