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Please Stop Making Cinderella Remakes

On IMDB, over 200 movies, TV series, and shorts have the name “Cinderella” in their title. This doesn’t even count the large number of Cinderella-inspired stories that don’t have “Cinderella” in their title.

Abigail C. '21, Reporter

February 27, 2020

The story of Cinderella is a childhood classic: A poor maid abused by her stepfamily meets her prince at a ball, she runs away from him, he finds her, and they live together happily ever after. This story spread far and wide to almost every country and culture. However, the plot line is so common that...

Shane Dawson Beauty Series Review

Jeffree Star Cosmetics (in partnership with Morphe)

Jordyn C. '20, Reporter

January 27, 2020

The Secret World of Jeffree Star: Shane Dawson Series Review The 30 year old Youtuber infamously known for his conspiracy videos and long documentaries that have hit number one on the YouTube trending page, wrapped up the series. ‘The Secret World of Jeffree Star’ was released in October of 2019...

Jumanji: The Next Level Review

Official Movie Poster

Hannah B. '23, Reporter

January 21, 2020

“Jumanji: The Next Level” caught my eye and according to rotten tomatoes, 71% of people liked this movie which I see why. This movie had a lot of meaning to it, but also showed adventure. The director of “Jumanji: The Next Level” is Jake Kasdan, produced by Columbia Pictures. The main actors...

Mamma Mia: Behind the Scenes

Student producer Caroline Achenbach, director Meg Jullian, and Salesanium student Jack Krukiel adjusting lines during rehearsal.

Daryl F. '23, Reporter

December 9, 2019

Plays can be dated back to as early as the fifth century. From the very first years of drama, theater has been an iconic part of global history. A lot of times we appreciate the show itself, but how often do we think about the events leading up to it? What does it take to prepare such a massive produ...

Top 20 Christmas Songs of 2019 (so far)

Top 20 Christmas Songs of 2019 (so far)

Anya B. '23, Reporter

December 5, 2019

This list was written by “Pop Vortex.” The list shows 100 songs but this list was shortened down to the first 20. The list was last updated by iTunes on December 1st, 2019. All I Want for Christmas is you- Mirah Carey Released on October 24, 1994 with 10.8 million listens a day Last Christmas-...

Impeachment: What You Need To Know

The news of the impeachment shocked Washington and the world.

Abigail C. '21, Reporter

November 12, 2019

  "The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.” -U.S. Constitution, Article II, Section 4 On September 24, a formal impeachment inquiry w...

Your Amazon Alexa Could Actually Be Spying On You

The Amazon Alexa speaker.

Hannah B. '23, Reporter

November 11, 2019

Recent studies have shown that the Amazon Alexa could actually be tracking everything we are saying. With this information many individuals are now skeptical in using these devices.  “I fear that the Amazon Alexa could be spying on my, so I fear to keep it on all the time.” says Senior Mas...

Attention All Hunger Games Fans

The Hunger Games, a major motion picture released in 2012 will have a fourth addition to the series.

Jordan C. '20, Reporter

October 31, 2019

Four years after the final movie of The Hunger Games series was released, fans will be pleased to hear that Suzanne Collins, the author of the beloved trilogy, has announced a new book. In October of 2019, Collins announced that the title of the book would be called, “The Ballad of Songbirds and Sna...

History of Halloween

Costumes like this show the spirit of Halloween.

Maddie M. '23, Reporter

October 29, 2019

October is here and with it comes the Halloween hype! Although Halloween is a popular holiday among different countries and cultures, the history of Halloween is less known. What comes to mind when Halloween is mentioned? Maybe the spooky decorations of bats, ghosts, witches, and other ghoulish cr...

Instagram’s New Anti-Bullying Features

Photographed above are Instagram's Home and Explore page

Daryl F. '23, Reporter

October 20, 2019

Teenagers on social media are pressured into getting the most attention or most likes and comments on a post everyday. It’s increasingly affecting teenagers' mental health. Instagram is notorious for cyber bullying, along with Twitter, Facebook, and other social media platforms. Instagram is still be...

Triple Camera Controversy: Introducing the iPhone 11

iPhone 11 Pro in the colors space gray, silver, and gold

Daryl F. '23, Reporter

September 30, 2019

Apple iPhones are known world-wide. Whether it’s for their high quality camera or numerous apps, their iconic phones are famous all around the globe. Recently, the Apple Company has released a new and improved iPhone. The iPhone 11 features two different lenses on its back exterior. One lens is an...

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