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“Alex and Eliza”: The book inspired by the love story in the hit musical “Hamilton”

Bella McGill, Editor

January 16, 2017


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It has been over a year since Hamilton: An American Musical premiered on Broadway, and the buzz is nowhere close to stopping. From filming the original cast to the documentary that aired on PBS to the show playing in Chicago, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s masterpiece is far from leaving the minds of the Ameri...

“Anastasia” to hit the Broadway stage in 2017 season

“Anastasia” to hit the Broadway stage in 2017 season

Bella McGill, Editor

January 12, 2017


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Last year it was announced that the 1997 movie Anastasia, based on the mystery of the Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna, would be adapted into a Broadway musical. The buzz started immediately (especially after it was revealed that Aaron Tveit, a Broadway heartthrob, read for the part of Dimitri back in 2012...

Golden Globes 2017: the best and the worst

Hannah Irelan, Editor

January 11, 2017


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The 74th annual Golden Globes was, let’s just say, interesting. Let me begin by saying that when you start the show with a broken teleprompter and a rather flustered host, you’re in for a real treat. Nonetheless, guest host Jimmy Fallon saved his opening monologue by cracking a few well placed p...

Olivia’s tips and tricks: Meaningful gift ideas

Olivia’s tips and tricks: Meaningful gift ideas

Olivia Livingston, staff writer

December 14, 2016


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Even though we just entered December, Christmas is catching up on us, and there might not be a lot of time to figure out what you’re going to give all of your gift recipients. Most of the time, when someone asks me: “What would you like for Christmas?” I respond with the usual, “I don’t know....

Curing your holiday headache: Gifting 101

Curing your holiday headache: Gifting 101

Ariel Wolfe, editor

December 6, 2016


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  Thanksgiving brought us food, comfort, peace, and family. A few hours later Christmas season is in full swing and we dive straight into the Black Friday chaos. Let’s be honest, we weren’t prepared for the holiday season and now we’re scrounging for ideas. What does Grandpa want? What was it ...

‘Hacksaw Ridge’ portrayal versus the real story of Desmond Doss

Hannah Irelan, Editor

December 6, 2016


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*warning: article contains movie spoilers Mel Gibson’s return to directing since his cinematic masterpiece Braveheart has been critically acclaimed and praised since it opened in theaters on Nov. 11. Hacksaw Ridge follows the heroic, real-life tale of World War II army medic Desmond Doss, played by ...

“Moana” continues Disney legacy of greatness

“Moana” continues Disney legacy of greatness

Emily Hudson, staff writer

December 5, 2016


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Moana was released in the U.S. on Nov. 23, 2016, to the delight of every Disney fan, young and old. It made $81.1 million over the five day Thanksgiving break, which isn’t surprising considering all the families that could attend together. If you watched the adorable trailers Disney released, ...

25 Days of Christmas schedule on Freeform

25 Days of Christmas schedule on Freeform

Olivia Livingston, staff writer

December 2, 2016


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With December underway and Christmas just around the corner, there will be Christmas shows and movies galore. If you are a big fan of the holidays and would like to get in the spirit, go to Freeform (formally known as ABC Family) and watch Christmas specials every day counting down to Christmas. Here is the...

Olivia’s tips and tricks: Downtime

Olivia Livingston, staff writer

November 29, 2016


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Down-time should be a priority of our everyday lives, but more times than not, it falls to the wayside. Getting caught up in homework, after school activities, and spending time with friends; we as teenagers tend to have little time to ourselves. If we do have time alone, we sometimes feel as if it was...

Our favorite couples: onscreen to IRL

Bella McGill and Hannah Irelan

November 22, 2016


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On the heels of the explosive break-up between Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, we decided to take a look back over the years of some of our favorite on- and off-screen couples. Who can forget the months that Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson (dubbed “Robsten”) dominated the covers of magazines? Who ca...

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