Love songs, growing up for Nick Jonas

danna tabachnik, staff writer

December 2, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

From racy photoshoots to his chart topping singles, Nick Jonas seems to be everywhere lately. Leaving his boyband image behind, Jonas released a self titled album to make a name for himself.   The... Read more »

New singles topping the charts

danna tabachnik, staff writer

December 1, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Music fans always get excited when new music comes out. Beyonce, Selena Gomez, and Jennifer Lawrence are just a few of the artists who recently released new music.   Beyonce’s song “7/11”... Read more »

Mockingjay cannot live up to its predecessors

meagan bens, print managing editor

November 28, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

The Hunger Games continues to shock the world as Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) finds herself in District 13 leading a revolution against the Capitol.   Katniss’ home, District... Read more »

The Testing is a new, creative look at dystopia

brianne saab, staff writer

November 26, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

The Testing is about a dystopian society where the smartest students get chosen to go to "the University" and further their education, a prestigious honor many young adults desire. Malencia Vale is one of such selected,... Read more »

Big Hero 6 a visual treat, appealing to all ages

brianne saab, staff writer

November 20, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Loosely based on the Marvel comic book, Big Hero 6 adapts the tale into a family-friendly, Disney impression of the basic storyline, but still delivers a good story.   The movie... Read more »

Noises Off! to begin Thursday

michael gallagher, staff writer

November 4, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, News

The drama department is ready to make some noise this week with the debut of Noises Off!   The play, which premieres this Thursday at 7:30pm, is a play within a play. The story revolves around an ambitious... Read more »

Taylor Swift captures attention with fifth studio album

allie brandl, staff writer

October 29, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Taylor Swift released her fifth album, 1989,  on Monday, October 27. Unlike Speak Now, Swift’s third album, 1989 features many more upbeat songs that portray Swift as less dependent on men. Of course most... Read more »

Young musicians will compete their way to the top in Battle of the Bands

julia ketcham, staff writer

October 14, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, News

Young, undiscovered artists in music will be performing this Wednesday, October 15, in the PAC at 7pm.   "Battle of the Bands is a showcase of all the talent in our school. Since the bands... Read more »

Blue Man Group takes the stage in Chicago

genna danial & julia ketcham, staff writers

October 6, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, News

Throughout the month of October, the Blue Man Group will be performing at the Briar Street Theatre in downtown Chicago.   The Blue Man Group, well known for being painted completely blue, wearing only black,... Read more »

Ed Sheeran lights up the stage at Chicago concert

danna tabachnik, staff writer

September 18, 2014

Filed under Entertainment

“I See Fire,” “The A Team,” “Lego House.” These are just some of the songs that Ed Sheeran performed on Tuesday, September 16 at the Chicago show of his first headlining tour.   The... Read more »