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The Mayor of Paris Replacing Gas Cars by 2030

The Mayor of Paris Replacing Gas Cars by 2030

Margaux Deveze, Reporter

October 23, 2017

Anne Hidalgo is the mayor of Paris. She wants to reduce the number of gas using cars. Here is her plan: Anne Hidalgo was already involved in fights against air pollution and now she wants to act. "This is to protect your health and fight against global warming," Anne Hidalgo said. A lot of people a...

Cuphead Game Review: 20’s Platformer is Hard as Nails

Cuphead Game Review: 20’s Platformer is Hard as Nails

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

October 23, 2017

I am new to gaming. The community and slang is entirely new to me. I was unprepared for what Cuphead had in store. Cuphead is a new game from two indie developer brothers that has already received praise and a fanbase. The main gimmick and what sets this game apart from others is it unique art style....

Are School Buses Safe?

Are School Buses Safe?

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Chief Producer and Editor

October 19, 2017

Kids screaming, cars honking, a police siren heard in the distance, another school bus has just crashed. Sounds all too familiar? Well, here’s a fact. 135 families lose their child to a school bus accident each year. School kids are at risk. And so are yours. The safety of the lives of 25 million studen...

Top 5 DIY Halloween Crafts

Top 5 DIY Halloween Crafts

Amber Xiao, Reporter

October 19, 2017

I've always wanted to do some actually creepy looking Halloween decorations in my house. Here are some great ideas that I found on the internet!   1. Spectral Mirror There's a secret in making this mirror: an inverse image and the actual image. All you need after that is Krylon's Looking Glass ...

Band Concert: 10/19/17

Band Concert: 10/19/17

Branton Greenberg, Writer

October 19, 2017

The Opinionist Episode 3

The Opinionist Episode 3

Oliver Barnfield, Branton Greenberg, Evan Tucker, Opinionist Cast, and Zack Catuogno

October 19, 2017

Welcome to the amazing world of The Opinionist, where Oliver Barnfield, our pop culture writer, explores the news and gives insightful outlooks on everything from Reboots to Memes to Necks. He is joined by a crazy cast of characters, from Andrew the fitness guy, Zack the emo, Erith and Keana the fang...

This Week in Pop-Culture 10/18/17

This Week in Pop-Culture 10/18/17

Keshav Laxminarasimhan, Reporter

October 18, 2017

Hello there, and welcome to This Week in Pop Culture, where you can catch a glimpse of what’s going on in TV, Movies, and Music through the lens of a 8th grade student. I’m Keshav, and i'll be taking over the series for a short while. This week I’ll be taking a look at…Kingsman: The Golden ...

This Week In Kpop Culture! (Plus some info about BTOB) 10/16/2017

This Week In Kpop Culture! (Plus some info about BTOB) 10/16/2017

Erith Won, Reporter

October 18, 2017

So, starting from now, I will try to keep up with 'This Week in Kpop Culture!" It is a based off of Oliver Barnfield,  Keshav Laxminarasimhan, and Branton Greenberg's "This Week In Pop Culture:" and will feature mostly news or just information in general about Kpop, but may sometimes contain some information...

Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week

Zack Catuogno, Reporter

October 18, 2017

Next week is Red Ribbon week, which is an annual tobacco, alcohol, and other drug awareness program that occurs every October -- this year from the 23-27-- with themed days and activities that are meant to bring awareness to the danger of drugs and other addictive substances through a fun way.  The pro...

Book Review: The Dark Prophecy

Book Review: The Dark Prophecy

Amber Xiao, Reporter

October 17, 2017

On May 2, 2017, Rick Riordan published The Dark Prophecy, the second book in his series The Trials of Apollo. In this series, Apollo was blamed by Zeus for the second war against Gaea, the Earth Mother. To punish him, Zeus cast Apollo down to Earth in the form of a gawky, 16-year-old mortal named Lest...

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Rise to Fame

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Rise to Fame

Keana Saberi, Reporter

October 15, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the hit Broadway musical “Hamilton” has come a long way from his humble beginnings. As a young adult living in Manhattan,   Lin-Manuel Miranda began his career as a youthful upstart as a English teacher when he began avidly putting pen to paper and creating upbeat lyrics fo...

Twenty One Pilots

Twenty One Pilots

Zack Catuogno, Reporter

October 13, 2017

Grammy award winning band, Twenty One Pilots, made up of drummer Josh Dun and lead singer, ukulele player, and bassist Tyler Joseph are most known for their radio hits, Stressed Out and Ride, from their 2015 album Blurryface. Despite their recent popularity spike, they have been making quality m...