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Madeleines and More: The Latest Destination for Sweets Treats on Miracle Mile

Madeleines and More: The Latest Destination for Sweets Treats on Miracle Mile

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

Our Rating: B  There are many excellent restaurants on Miracle Mile where you can grab a snack or a bite to eat, and one of the most outstanding ones is Madeleines and More, which opened on Tuesday, October 29th. Their specialty of madeleines distinguishes them from the rest of the desert places on...

Spirit Week on a Scale

Spirit Week on a Scale

Jeannette Perez and Annabella Rivera

November 8, 2019

Our Rating: B+ As the 2019-2020 Homecoming Spirit Week comes to an end the student body had silently spoken of what they thought of each day by the level of their enthusiasm and the way they chose to express themselves of each day. America Monday Being the most unusual day during the week, Amer...

Halloween Horror Nights 2019: Less Horrific Than Expected

Halloween Horror Nights 2019: Less Horrific Than Expected

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

Our Rating: B The holiday that people need to get the most creative for is Halloween, making Halloween-themed places very unique every year. Luckily, Universal Studios is always one step ahead. They annually host their "Halloween Horror Nights", where they add new attractions and themes every yea...

Yard House Happy Hour

Yard House Happy Hour

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

September 22, 2019

Our Rating: A Everyone has had days where they are extremely starved after school, but have no idea where to eat and do not have enough money to afford a full meal from restaurants nearby. Luckily, right across from our campus, there is a restaurant that offers amazing meals for an affordable price...

EdmoNO: Edmodo vs Google Classroom

EdmoNO: Edmodo vs Google Classroom

Jana Faour, Reviews and Copy Editor

September 17, 2019

Our Rating: Edmodo: B+, Google Classroom: A As the world of technology continues to evolve, education across the globe responds by adjusting and creating new ideas that may help in a classroom setting. These ideas eliminate the struggle that comes with getting in touch with students as they allow ea...

Popeyes vs. Chick-Fil-A: Which Fried Chicken Chain is Better?

Popeyes vs. Chick-Fil-A: Which Fried Chicken Chain is Better?

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

September 16, 2019

Fried chicken has been a staple in the American diet since the 19th Century and, for over 150 years, people have been in search of the perfect combo meal. Two of the main competitors are Chick-Fil-A, the largest fried chicken restaurant in the nation, and Popeyes, currently in the spotlight due to the ...

Taylor Swift’s New Album: “Lover” or Hate It

Taylor Swift’s New Album: “Lover” or Hate It

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

September 2, 2019

Album: Lover Artist: Taylor Swift Genre: Pop Release Date: August 23, 2019 Our Rating: B+ On Friday, Aug. 23, Taylor Swift released her new new album "Lover." This new album features 18 songs, two of which ("Me!" and "You Need To Calm Down") have made the Billboard Hot 100 List, r...

A Short Video Revolution: Musical.ly versus TikTok

A Short Video Revolution: Musical.ly versus TikTok

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

August 15, 2019

Musical.ly Release Date: April 2014 Musical.ly Creators: Alex Zhu and Luyu Yang TikTok Release Date: September 2016 TikTok Creators: ByteDance Musical.ly was a popular app from 2014 to 2016 that allowed users to create short videos and upload them online. Many teens and preteens used...

The Umbrella Academy: A Must Watch

The Umbrella Academy: A Must Watch

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

Release Date: Feb. 16, 2019 Director: Andrew Bernstein, Peter Hoar, Ellen Kuras, Stephen Surjik, Jeremy Webb Number of Seasons: 1 Starring:  Tom Hopper (Luther Hargreaves), David Castañeda (Diego Hargreeves), Emmy Raver-Lampman (Allison Hargreeves), Robert Sheehan (Klaus Hargreeves),  Aidan Ga...

On the Basis of Sex: the Legal Fight for Equality

On the Basis of Sex: the Legal Fight for Equality

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

Release Date: December 25, 2018 Director: Miriam Leder Starring: Felicity Jones (Ruth Badger Ginsburg), Armie Hammer (Martin D. Ginsburg), Cailee Spaeny (Jane Ginsburg), Kathy Bates (Dorothy Kenyon), Justin Theroux (Mel Wulf) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our Rating: A++++ “On the Basis of Sex” is the story o...

Bandersnatch: the First of Its Kind

Bandersnatch: the First of Its Kind

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

January 14, 2019

Release Date: Dec. 28, 2018 Director: David Slade Starring: Fionn Whitehead (Stefan Butler), Will Poulter (Colin), Alice Lowe (Dr. Haynes), Asim Chaundhry (Mohan Thakur) and Craig Parkinson (Peter Butler) MPAA Rating: TV-MA Our Rating: A+ As Netflix’s first original interactive film, ...

In Memory of a Marvelous Life

In Memory of a Marvelous Life

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

November 15, 2018

The story of Stanley Martin Lieber, most commonly referred to as Stan Lee, is one of widespread appreciation and admiration. As the founder of Marvel Comics, Lee has inspired millions of people around the world, writing and editing some of the most renowned superhero stories. The tales of Spider-Man,...

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