Kid Cudi-Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon Album Review

Kid Cudi-Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon Album Review

Connor Sinclair, Staff Reporter

May 6, 2014


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Scott Mescudi, commonly known by his stage name Kid Cudi, has never shied away from going above and beyond the “normal” boundaries.  Whether it’s fashion, acting, or in this case, music, he is always doing something different and evolving his style.  His latest album, Satellite Flight: Journey...

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls

Justice Westfall, Advertising Manager

May 6, 2014


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Diablo is back. The long awaited Diablo III expansion has arrived. The game takes place after the events in Diablo III. The mission your character has to accomplish is retrieving the black soul stone stolen by Malthael and return it to the angel Tyrael. Many improvements in the expansion of this saga have been made including new exciting better shading and a more rewarding gameplay. It also provides magnificent diversities in not only locations but enemy designs. This expansion gave even more anticipation with its crusader class which allows it to wield a normally two handed weapon in one hand and a shield in the other. It offers new attacks ...

D127 Schools Band Together for Musical

D127 Schools Band Together for Musical

Becca Watters, Executive Editor

March 18, 2014


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This year’s musical attempted to transport its audience to paradise during the cold weather. On March 13-16, both high schools joined together to sing and dance in, Once on This Island. The lead roles, Ti Moune and Daniel, were both played by North students. “Honestly, I adored this show and this...

The Breakfast Club: Movie Review

The Breakfast Club: Movie Review

Connor Sinclair, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2014


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The Breakfast Club is simply a story about students in detention, but unlike many high school blockbusters, this plot doesn’t follow the stereotypical high school drama.  Sure it has characters such as a jock and a nerd, but what The Breakfast Club has that other stories lack is the ability for the audience...

Music Review- Bob Marley & the Wailers

Music Review- Bob Marley & the Wailers

AJ Finan, Website Editor

March 18, 2014


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Bob Marley & the Wailers was a reggae group in Jamaica back in the 80s. The group produced very relaxing music that soothes any negative mood, and they even went on tour around the world. In addition to appearing on camera during concerts, he made many appearances in interviews with news reporters....

Dark Souls 2 Review

Dark Souls 2 Review

Justice Westfall, Advertising Manager

March 10, 2014


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One of the most popular games of 2012 is adding a sequel to its series. Dark souls two, rated T for teen, is being released on March 11 of this year. If you have not played the first Dark souls, it is a game where you play as a warrior in medieval times fighting monsters and knights on your journeys...

Top SuperBowl Commercials of 2014

Dalton Gackle, Sports Editor

February 10, 2014


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Here are the top ten SuperBowl commercials from 2014. Some are silly, some are serious, but they all captured attention. Without further ado, here they are. #10 Toyota Toyota’s promotion of their new crossover vehicle used the Muppets and Terry Cruz in a completely silly manner. It brought out...

Theatrefest 2014

Theatrefest 2014

Becca Watters, Executive Editor

February 10, 2014


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Every year, talented students across the state are chosen to perform as well as work behind the scenes in the All State production at the Illinois Theatre Festival. This year, senior Josh Kline was one of six lighting crew members for the All State production of The Grapes of Wrath and theatre teache...

Foster the People Review

Foster the People Review

Giovanni Angles, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2014


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        After nearly three years, the Los Angeles based indie pop band, Foster the People, are releasing Supermodel, their second studio album on March 18, 2014. The band enjoyed much success with their first album, Torches, which earned them two Grammy nominations. The band released their new...

Green Room wraps up busy semester

Green Room wraps up busy semester

Becca Watters, Executive Editor

December 6, 2013


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Sometimes trying new things is necessary. The Green Room Theatre Company recently followed this idea not only in changing the radio show, but also when it came to designing the set for Almost, Maine.                “Tech directing for the fall play was an exciting challenge.  It was...

Once Upon a Time Review

Once Upon a Time Review

David Graham, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2013


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There are many great shows out on television that tell fantastic stories, however there is one that stands out among the rest, Once Upon a Time. The show, now on its third season, tells the various stories of all the childhood tales we all know and love, like Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, Cinderell...

Halo: Reach Review

Halo: Reach Review

AJ Finan, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2013


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Halo: Reach is a game from late 2010 on the X Box 360 console. The game features an army of fully suited soldiers battling aliens, preventing them from destroying earth. The game is a continuum of the Halo family of games, and contains an interesting storyline. It takes place on Planet Reach where the pl...

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