Skyrim Remastered

By Jeffrey Williams 20’

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

If you are a gamer, old or new, you have most likely heard of the re-release of The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim for next gen Xbox 1 and PS4, and PC. The hype leading up to the release has been huge since E3 2016 where Bethesda announced...

Halloween night 2016 is better than 2015

By Ali Vergilio ‘17

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

Halloween was just a couple weeks ago and was bigger than ever. Houses covered in spider webs and pumpkins filled the front porch steps of all houses. Some houses had blow up characters on their front lawn, scary lights and...

Visiting the heart of New Orleans

By Alexis Theckston ‘20

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

I traveled to New Orleans in June with my best friend and her family in their RV. The whole trip was worth the experience. New Orleans is so alive during the day or at night. It doesn’t matter what time of day. While walking...

Harry Potter movies do not live up to the book lovers’ expectations

By Chloe Senatore ‘17

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

The Harry Potter series has been an extremely beloved series ever since J.K Rowling published the first book in 1997. After multiple publishers denied Rowling the publication of her first novel, she refused to give up and eventually...

Local salon gives big Hollywood styles

By Emily Willett ‘17

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

Thrive Salon has been running their local business for eleven years now, coming from a small town parlor to an upscale stylish boutique. The salon is owned by colorist Christy Bilan who has grown her business tremendously with...

Limited space does not mean limited services

By Anna Potrzuski ‘20

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

The salon itself is so well-kept, and workers are always cleaning stations and chairs. When you walk into the fully lit place, your eyes immediately get sucked into the huge flat screen television on the main wall and all the...

Homecoming was a hit

By Isabella Luciano ‘20

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

The theme of this year’s Homecoming was as a fairytale type scene. Entering the gym, there were creative trees, balloons, and banners surrounding the halls, gym, and cafeteria. The night was full of soft lights consisting of...

The best animals to keep as pets

By Gianna LoMonico ‘17

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

I love animals. They make the best friends. I often talk to them like they are people. However, there are some animals that are better than others to keep as pets. Believe me, I should know, my house it practically a zoo. Dog One of the types of ...

The 5th Wave, a book that will sweep you off your feet

By Jordyn Kustera `18

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

As you walk down the movie theater steps, out into the lobby and throw away your popcorn bucket, your legs tingle from sitting in a chair for a long period of time. Fallen asleep, they adjust back to movement. Even when your...

A Day with the Apple Watch

By Nick Kerr ‘17

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

Let’s just get this out of the way: The Apple Watch is slow. Despite being one of the most talked about wearables since the Bluetooth earpiece, and arguably the biggest advancement in portable tech since the first iPhone, it’s...

Mac’s Makeup Is Miraculous

By Taylor Contarino 20’

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

Your highlight glows prettily and softly on your cheeks, offering a warm ambiance on your bronzed tan skin. Your eyes are dark, smoky, and perfectly lined and winged out with a smooth and solid black gel liner. You bat your eyelashes,...

Winter Track: Is it for you?

By Jeffrey Williams ‘20

December 18, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion

Imagine yourself running laps around your school in the spring. The perfect weather conditions make it easy to keep stride. If you are an athlete, or just like to stay physically fit, you found that scenario appealing like I did,...

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