Band, Choir ranks fifth in the state

Band, Choir ranks fifth in the state

Ian Doyle, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2016


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Band and choir participated in the IHSA State Organizational Contest at Harvard High School on April 15. The Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Jazz Band, Treble Choir, Mixed Choir and Jazz Choir all received the highest ratings. Following this contest and the IHSA Solo and Ensemble, the music department...

Jungle Book review

May 10, 2016


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The Jungle Book, old Disney classic, has been recreated in a non- animated film. It was directed by Jon Favreau. The movie is originally based on Rudyard Kipling’s stories, and now created in a live- action movie. The movie follows a boy named Mowgli, who was raised by wolves. Mowgli is no longer...

One Acts: Five seniors directed plays

One Acts: Five seniors directed plays

Ian Doyle, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2016


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This April, the Green Room Theatre Company put on the Senior Directed One Acts in the Black Box. The One Acts are a chance for seniors to show their talents in directing. This year, seniors got to direct their own shows. The performances included This is a Test directed by Briana Engstrom and technical...

Entertainment at knight: Slam Funk

Ian Doyle, Staff reporter

March 15, 2016


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On many Friday mornings, music can be heard through the hallways. It isn’t the bell, though; that’s the sound of a band. They’re playing songs by Smokey Robinson, Jackson 5, Aretha Franklin, and many others. That’s the music of the extracurricular group Slam Funk. Slam Funk is an auditioned...

North presents 12 Angry Jurors

North presents 12 Angry Jurors

Yvette Rivera, Staff reporter

March 15, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Green Room performed 12 Angry Jurors at the end of February and saw all of their hard work come to life. “The outcome of the play was absolutely astonishing,” said junior Lauren Mateling. The play was not only entertaining, but it taught the feeling of a true sense of reality. “12 Angry Jurors...

Kid Cudi: love.

Connor Sinclair, Sports Editor

May 8, 2015


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Inspiring. Uplifting. Motivating. New. These four words encompass the meaning and sound surrounding Kid Cudi’s recently released single “love.” The record has only been released on Soundcloud (no official release), but nonetheless has topped the charts of Billboard’s Top Ten and Twitter’s trending...

Diablo III

Justice Westfall, Website Editor

May 8, 2015


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Made originally for PC, Diablo III is by far one of the most memorable Blizzard games. Your character is placed in medieval times, beginning in a small village, where you fight through deadly foes on their lowest difficulty. After every level, your rivals’ difficulty goes up. There are two ways your...

Students explore the arts through MUSE

Students explore the arts through MUSE

Becca Watters, Executive Editor

May 8, 2015


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As the school winds down from celebrating the second annual Spark Week, Green Room and other fine arts students are still talking about MUSE, the community fine arts night on Wednesday, April 1. The event, which was a Spark Week-inspired take on Write Night, integrated the visual, musical and theatrical...

Review: EA-NHL 15

Review: EA-NHL 15

Jake McCue, Staff Reporter

March 17, 2015


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Are you into video games or sports? Then this is the article for you. NHL 15 was released September 9, 2014. It is a major improvement to the previous year’s game, NHL 14. The game is most commonly known for the Xbox and Playstation systems. It has out of this world graphics that make the players...

Review: A Tale of 2 Sons

Review: A Tale of 2 Sons

Justice Westfall, Website Editor

March 17, 2015


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Brothers is an indie-adventure game that will leave you breathless by its beautiful scenery and storyline. Successful YouTuber, Pewdiepie, says, “It’s like going on an actual adventure.” The game is based in an old village where younger brother Naiee and older brother Naia live with their father....

Slam Funk Rocks Their New Year’s Eve

Slam Funk Rocks Their New Year’s Eve

Emily Smith, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2015


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Slam Funk has returned from winter break with a little pep in their step after a great performance on New Year’s Eve. Slam Funk has recently performed at Carillion North Senior home center on New Year’s Eve for many grateful senior citizens. “You could tell the audience was very appreciative...

The Interview released despite cyber threats

Connor Sinclair, Sports/Entertainment Editor

February 11, 2015


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By paying the closest attention to the news, turning on the TV, or just listening to recent chatter this past month, the topic of The Interview, a movie produced by Sony starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, has probably been heard. The Interview is a story with a basic foundation of the assassination...

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