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‘The Emoji Movie’ rates 👎

‘The Emoji Movie’ rates 👎

Grace Garlick

August 12, 2017


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Sony Pictures Animation recently released a children’s comedy film, “The Emoji Movie”. The movie takes place in the digital city of Textopolis where emojis await to be sent out by the phone’s user. The main character, Gene, is a "meh" emoji believed to be a malfunction and must escape the...

Show choirs take on retreat

Show choirs take on retreat

Kayleigh Padar

August 11, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

After the last day of school, some students ignore any club responsibility until classes are back in session. This isn't true for many students involved in the Onstage and Ladies First show choirs, who gathered at NIU for bonding activities and choreography at the end of July. "I think it [the retreat]...

Yoon’s second novel lands beyond stars

Yoon’s second novel lands beyond stars

Caroline Stiefbold

August 10, 2017


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I was instantly intrigued by Nicola Yoon's "The Sun is Also a Star" because of the title. Well that and my love of YA Romance novels. But from the moment I read the title, I knew this book would be different. And it was. While "The Sun is Also a Star" does contain the star-crossed lover aspect that...

Women of ‘The Bold Type’ prove inspirational in new series

Women of ‘The Bold Type’ prove inspirational in new series

Caroline Stiefbold

August 1, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Reviews

Three girls donning floor-length gala gowns and six-inch stilettos scream at a train passing through Grand Central Station. I was only sixty seconds into “The Bold Type”, and I knew I could not stop watching this show. The new Freeform show, following the women of Scarlet, is based on my two favorite...

Around Cafe enlivens downtown Arlington Heights

Gracie Scannell

June 2, 2017


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In the heart of downtown Arlington Heights, amongst the Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts drive-thrus, there is a corner cafe. Around Cafe is a tiny coffee hub located right at the entrance of down town Arlington Heights. Placed in the perfect location, this tiny shop is convenient and different from any...

Uncle Julio’s beats the competition

Uncle Julio’s beats the competition

Lauren Theisen

May 23, 2017


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As multiple locations are opening up all over the northwest suburbs, Uncle Julio's is definitely the place to be. With a wide variety of Mexican food and great atmosphere, it has something that everyone will enjoy. From the moment guests arrive at Uncle Julio's, the smell of tacos and fresh avacado...

Six Flags flies above expectations

Six Flags flies above expectations

Jennifer Lechowski

May 23, 2017


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Going to Six Flags Great America is one of my favorite activities during the summer. This amusement park offers tons of exhilarating roller coasters and activities for all ages. My personal favorites include: Raging Bull, X-flight and Batman. All three of these roller coasters are high-speed and make...

Legend of Zelda: Breath of Wild provides variety

Kayleigh Padar

May 3, 2017


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"Legend of Zelda: Breath of Wild" for the Nintendo Switch has actually taken over my life. In order to sit down and write this review, my brother had to actually pry the Nintendo Switch out of my hands and force me to sit down at the computer. In other words, I've started to fully believe that I'm a...

All Styles, no substance

All Styles, no substance

Joshua Irvine

May 2, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Entertainment, Reviews

Harry Styles, if you haven't heard, is trying to reinvent himself. He's appearing in a new movie - a Christopher Nolan one, no less. He's on the cover of Rolling Stone with a story written by no less than music-journalist-turned-semi-autobiographical-director Cameron Crowe. He's even got (*gasp*)...

Students debut ‘High School Musical’

Students debut ‘High School Musical’

Kayleigh Padar

April 27, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

  Photos by Trent Sprague Over the past few months, students have prepared to perform High School Musical one and two. This past weekend, they performed both shows for the student body. "This show will get you on your feet. It's something we all know. Especially our generation, we grew up with this stuff. It's not like ...

Orchestra seizes St. Louis

April 24, 2017


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KLizzle’s Got The Drizzle: Harry Styles announces debut single

KLizzle’s Got The Drizzle: Harry Styles announces debut single

Kayleigh Padar

April 6, 2017


Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

Harry Styles announced his new solo project on March 31. He will be releasing a new single called "Sign of the Times," tomorrow morning at 3AM. He will also be hosting SNL this week and partaking in a number of promotional interviews with different radio stations and tv shows presumably to promote a...

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