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The History and Return of Vinyl

Antonia Kubas, Staff Reporter

January 10, 2019

A vinyl record, or phonograph record, is a flat disk with analog sound storage. The disks have modulated spiral grooves which start near the periphery of the disk and continue throughout until reaching near the middle of...

Twilight’s 10 Year Anniversary Re-Run

Tommiya Hollis, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018

Teen vampire romance is celebrating its 10th anniversary by coming back to theaters for two days only! For those of you that have been living under a rock for the last l0 years, here is the overview. Twilight is the...

Question and Answer with Col. O’Connor

Tayo Omoniyi, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2017

This is a Q&A conducted by a staff member with Col. O’ Connor, an ROTC instructor at Lincoln-Way East and an Air Force Veteran. Q: How long have you been in the Air Force? A: I was in the Air Force for 24 years. Q: How...

The Grammy’s, 2017

Carter Sheehan, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2017

As the month comes to an end, many people like to think about what happened during the course of that month, and February is no exception. Even though this month is always shorter than the others, it was not void of exciting...

Black Friday

Madison Glatz, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2016

Black Friday shopping has risen to the top of our holiday agendas as people seek to fulfill their Christmas lists on this bargain hunting tradition. Black Friday originally took place on the day after Thanksgiving. But in recent...

Book Review on Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

Madison Glatz, Staff Reporter

November 22, 2016

In Sarah J Maas’ debut series, Throne of Glass, a mystical yet suffering world is explored by Celaena Sardothein, an assassin seeking retribution for her capture and sentencing to the infamous slave labor camp known as Endov...

2016 Fashion at its Finest

Rachel Huculak, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2016

On the morning of February 28th, there stood a lonely red carpet, waiting to be filled with the greatest actors and actresses of the world.  As soon as 5:30 hit, an assortment of color became present on this exact red carpet...

Best Picture Oscar Nominees 2016

Dominic Narcissi, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2016

The Oscar nominees are in. Compared to last year, the films are much more uplifting and motivational, but in some cases can be more tragic and sullen. There are two categories that most of the films can be divided into: a story...

Creed Movie Review

Dominic Narcissi, Staff Reporter

December 8, 2015

            Creed, written and directed by Ryan Coogler and starring Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan, is a sequel/spinoff to the Rocky movie franchise. The story begins years after the last Rocky film, Rocky Ba...


Dom Narcissi, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2015

           Spectre is the latest installment in the Daniel Craig era of James Bond films. The previous film, Skyfall, also directed by Sam Mendes, was recognized as one of the greatest Bond films of all time, and Cas...

Beginners Guide to Star Wars

Dominic Narcissi, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2015

In all of the 120 years since the first movie was ever made, no franchise has ever made as big of a cultural impact on the entire world as much as Star Wars. Back when Star Wars (better known today as Star Wars Episode IV: A Ne...

Fall Fashion 2015

Fall Fashion 2015

September 25, 2015

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