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Olivia Holt’s new single will brighten up your playlist

Olivia Holt’s new single will brighten up your playlist

Mauro Monrroy

October 29, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Pop singer-actress Olivia Holt recently released her new single and video for her song, “Generous”. It’s a very upbeat song and gets me nodding my head. This is a type of song that you can listen to whenever you are relaxing or studying. The single already racked up to 1 million streams on Spotify....

QUIZ: Which nut are you?

QUIZ: Which nut are you?

Theontae Walton

October 22, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Interactive, Quiz

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First They Killed My Father is impactful

First They Killed My Father is impactful

Jaden Shemesh

October 4, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

First They Killed My Father is a Netflix film following the life of 5-year-old Loung Un (Sreymoch Sareum) as the KhmerRouge comes to power in Cambodia during the 1970s. The film, directed by Angelina Jolie, is adapted from a memoir written by the real-life Loung Ung, describing her childhood survivi...

It’s a good scare

It’s a good scare

Theontae Walton

September 29, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

Based on Stephen King’s novel It, the movie of the same name has grabbed the world’s attention with its witty and funny remarks between the protagonists. The revamp of the original 1990 film has also led to some hilarious memes. Pennywise, more widely known as It, terrorizes and kidnaps child...

Now in a theater near you

Now in a theater near you

Leslie Bracamontes, Carolin Hearne, and Arianna McQueen

September 6, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Top Stories

Here's the breakdown of summer movies reviewed, from best to worst. Kidnap - 4/5 stars. Every other scene, there were unrealistic choices made by the mom, Karla Dyson (Halle Berry). At one point in the movie, she even neglected the chance to save her son Frankie McCoy (Sage Correa) by not taking ...

2017 movies continue to adapt books

2017 movies continue to adapt books

Leslie Bracamontes

September 6, 2017


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Movies

Recently it has become a trend in Hollywood to take New York Times best sellers and adapt them onto the big screen. In the upcoming months, its seems that most of the movies being released will be exactly that, adaptions. Sometimes, it works and leads to incredible movies, other times it turns into a flop....

The Defenders makes it to Netflix

The Defenders makes it to Netflix

Leslie Bracamontes

September 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies

On August 18, Netflix released a new Marvel miniseries titled The Defenders. The Defenders is about a group of vigilantes who unite together to defeat a common enemy called, “The Hand,” a criminal organization bent on reaching total immortality. Consistent characters The group consists of four ...

Students react to Taylor Swift’s new single ‘Look What You Made Me Do’

Students react to Taylor Swift’s new single ‘Look What You Made Me Do’

Taylor Jordy

August 25, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Taylor Swift released her first single "Look What You Made Me Do" from her upcoming album "Reputation" at midnight. The album is set to be released on Nov. 10 and is her sixth one. Students in Jill Burns' journalism one class listened to the single today. Here's what they had to say: Do you think h...

John Mayer found everything in his “The Search For Everything” tour

John Mayer found everything in his “The Search For Everything” tour

Katie Delk

August 15, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Music

Every mouth formed the words of his songs. Some tapped toes, others openly danced. On the night of August 13, the seemingly tatted hipsters and laid-back, chill folks enveloped the Amalie Arena with the blues, jazz, and soul of John Mayer. The opening act was a newly formed Boston band, The Ni...

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