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Cardi B Back on the Beat

Cardi B Back on the Beat

Mathilde Requier, highlights contributor

May 3, 2018


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With the release of new songs from Drake, Kali Uchis, Lil Xan and many other artists in the hip-hop world, the week of April 6 proved to be revolutionary for the music industry. With empowering and diverse music, one album stood out among others: Cardi B’s Invasion of Privacy. Being her debut album, Car...

The Truth Behind “Truth or Dare”

The Truth Behind “Truth or Dare”

Audrey Weigel, highlights contributor

May 1, 2018


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Hollywood failed its attempt to show the horrific effect on Truth or Dare on teenage life in the new film “Truth or Dare”, released on April 13. Jason Blum, a respected producer in Hollywood, was inspired by the game. Blum’s company Blumhouse opened last year after he produced the Academy Award-w...

A Brilliant Mind: Commemorating Stephen Hawking

A Brilliant Mind: Commemorating Stephen Hawking

Mathilde Requier, highlights contributor

March 21, 2018


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At first, March 14 seemed like any other day. Besides being “Pi day”, it was another day of work and dealing with the struggles of the daily life. This was until the world found out it had lost one of the most unique and astonishing scientists in history, Stephen Hawking. His death proved to not only be...

Senior Yanik Ariste wins award from the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Senior Yanik Ariste wins award from the Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Mariam Vela, highlights contributor

February 19, 2018


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On Feb. 7, senior Yanik Ariste was presented the “Business & Entrepreneurship Youth Award” at the ceremony by BBVA Compass.

Orange You Glad? Rozalyn Franklin Nominated!

Orange You Glad? Rozalyn Franklin Nominated!

Audrey Weigel, highlights contributor

February 16, 2018


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Franklin has recently been named a nominee for the Miami International Film Festival for her film “Roz’s Oranges.”

Angie Lopez: Princess of Poetry

Angie Lopez: Princess of Poetry

Kevin Monjarrez, highlights contributor

February 13, 2018


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After much practice, student and poet Angie Lopez will be featured in Miami’s 10th Piano Slam.

Colony & Comb: Honey by Ansaldi

Colony & Comb: Honey by Ansaldi

Sophia Heilman, highlights contributor

February 9, 2018


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Located in South Miami, Colony and Comb is a family-run honey company managed by environmental science teacher Virginia Ansaldi. Three years ago, her husband, Ian Wogan, established the honey company, previously known as Garden of Ian, hoping to bring awareness to the drop in bee population and thre...

Miami’s Best Pizza Makes a Comeback

Miami’s Best Pizza Makes a Comeback

Amanda Pallas, highlights contributor

January 7, 2018


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After closing in January 2015, Miami’s Best Pizza has announced its return this winter. The new, Miami’s Best Pizza restaurant will be opening where the former Sunset Quickprint was located, across from where it was previously located for 45 years. Miami’s Best Pizza closed three years ago ...

Review: Netflix’s Big Mouth Engages People in Puberty Talk

Review: Netflix’s Big Mouth Engages People in Puberty Talk

Tatiana Campos, highlights contributor

December 8, 2017


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Mood swings, uncontrollable acne and first glances at the ugly truth of menstruation— all the burdens of going through puberty have been boxed into Netflix’s new animated comedy, “Big Mouth.” This past September, Netflix released an original, new project, shedding light into the embarrassing ong...

What Do We think About Stranger Things 2?

What Do We think About Stranger Things 2?

Audrey Weigel, highlights contributor

November 15, 2017


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Stranger Things has been the subject of an internet frenzy since release the weekend before Halloween. Its teasers and trailers, the first of them which had been released during the Super Bowl Halftime, portrayed the most interesting aspects of the season. Although Netflix’s reliability on binge watching hel...

Swift rises from the ashes with “reputation”

Swift rises from the ashes with “reputation”

Vanessa Vazquez, highlights contributor

November 11, 2017


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Taylor Swift sings of the intimacies of romance with new album "reputation".

Have You Heard About Zoé Somersall?

Have You Heard About Zoé Somersall?

Savannah Payne, highlights contributor

November 9, 2017


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Since four weeks old, senior Zoé Somersall has been working in the modeling industry. With modeling been a trend in her nuclear family, she became fascinated by the stories of traveling the world modeling her parents would tell her about and decided to pursue it herself. Since her first modeling...

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