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Disney Turns 60

Disney Turns 60

Amanda Smalfus, Staff writer

March 19, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Opinion, Review, Showcase

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Walt Disney's Disneyland, opened on July 17th, 1955. Although the park itself is having celebrations through the summer, ABC aired "The Wonderful of Disney: Disneyland 60" as a one-night tribute to Disney's truly iconic work. The program, aired on February 21st,...

A Tribute To Harper Lee

Rana Hussein, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Miscellaneous, Opinion, Showcase

In 1960, Harper Lee published the candid story of life as it was in Maycomb County called To Kill a Mockingbird.  Little did she know that today, nearly sixty years later, this story would continue to move and inspire millions with its timeless themes of acceptance and defiance. Unfo...

The Oscars

The Oscars

Sophie Mavrodin, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, News, Showcase

It was the Sunday that everyone was waiting for, the day that would decide who was the best and reward them generously for it. The Oscars was the ceremony that we all waited anxiously for since the previous one in 2015! We finally Leonardo DiCaprio win an Oscar and his heartfelt speech about the reality...

High School Musical Fans Gotta Go Their Own Way?

High School Musical Fans Gotta Go Their Own Way?

Alyssa Slovin, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, TV/Movies

Fans of the well-known Disney franchise, "High School Musical" (HSM), have been yearning for an addition to the series for several years. As the three movies were some of Disney's highest grossing original movies, there is a lot to live up to. Rumors of a HSM4 have been circulating for a while, but...

Free Ke$ha

Free Ke$ha

Andi Cho, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Miscellaneous, News, Opinion, Showcase

Social media lately has been buzzing with tweets and hashtags “FREE KE$HA,” but what is it really about? Ke$ha, or formally known as Kesha Rose Sebert, is one of  the  late 2000’s most beloved pop singers, but she and her music are currently being tied down thanks to one man--Lukasz Gott...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review

Anna Rodefeld

December 21, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Review, Showcase, TV/Movies

Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been the most highly anticipated movie of the year. Fans, young and old, have flocked to movie theaters across the world in order to see this movie. Countless advertisements have aired and everywhere you look there is Star Wars merchandise. This movie has had a lot of ...

Saying Farewell to 25 Days of Christmas

Saying Farewell to 25 Days of Christmas

Amanda Smalfus, Staff Writer

December 21, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

ABC Family's '25 Days of Christmas' special is for some of us the best 25 days of the year. From the opening weekend chock full of Harry Potter, to Christmas Day with A Christmas Story on replay all day long, it's become a tradition that warms the hearts of many. Fortunately for those who celebrat...

Harry Potter and the 25 Days of Christmas

Harry Potter and the 25 Days of Christmas

Alyssa Slovin, Staff writer

December 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, TV/Movies

In this season full of Christmas trees, lights, and snow, not many people think of defeating Lord Voldemort. Instead, people want to enjoy the old fashioned, clay animation holiday cartoons that they grew up with, under the comfort of their fuzzy blanket. That is, except ABC Family. During the whole of December, they have The 25 Days of Christmas, which is a 25 day long...

Want to Bust a Move Lenape?

Want to Bust a Move Lenape?

Megha Bharadwaj, Staff Writer

November 29, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

If you can’t keep your feet off the dance floor or just like watching others shimmey, you would love the show So You Think You Can Dance. If you haven’t already heard the name, this Emmy Award-winning television series, is a dance competition that airs on Fox during the summer. The show tours aro...

Quantico: The Show You Should Be Watching

Quantico: The Show You Should Be Watching

Kyra Berry, Staff Writer

November 23, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Review, Showcase, TV/Movies

I have to say it: Fall TV has been pretty good this year. I'm sure you've gotten into some of the new shows this season, ones like Blindspot, Blood & Oil, Scream Queens, Rosewood, and Wicked City are all great. My favorite, however, is Quantico. The new ABC thriller stars Priyanka Chopra...

Bieber Drops the Old Act and a New Album

Bieber Drops the Old Act and a New Album

Maya Georgi, Editor-in-Chief

November 23, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Miscellaneous, Review, Showcase

Last week, Justin Bieber dropped his much anticipated album "Purpose." The response was completely unexpected. Old Bieber fans, often referred to as "Beliebers", understandingly ate it up, loving every song and quickly learning each lyric. But with his new album, Bieber seems to have gained an even broader ...

YouTube Red

YouTube Red

Alyssa Slovin and Anna Rodefeld

November 13, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Review, Showcase

Ten years ago, Youtube was invented and slowly it became what it is today. Anyone can make videos, anyone can watch videos, and everyone can get involved. Now, YouTube has changed the game once again with YouTube Red. This new invention is an offshoot of YouTube that blocks all ads, has exclusive co...

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