PlayStation 4

Connor Harkness, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Was the eight year wait for a successor to the PlayStation 3 console worth the wait? We’ll find out with the new PlayStation 4. The PS4 has powerful hardware for a gaming console and will come with 8Gb of GDDR5 RAM, a user removable 500Gb hard drive, 2 USB 3.0 ports, and a custom AMD processor and...

Boxtrolls

Cindy Om, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Boxtrolls, a 3D stop motion animated film, was produced by Laika. This film is a 3D stop motion animated film and is completely made out of photos. Viewers are watching a role of thousands of photos. The characters and objects are moved little at a time in between each frame to create the effect that...

Infamous Second Son

Justice Westfall, Website Editor

November 5, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Although Infamous Second Son is loved for its graphics, it is famous for its storyline. In this game, you play as Delsin Rowe, a seemingly normal rebellious boy living in a world full of conduits (normal people with special abilities) or as the government calls them “Bio-Terrorists.” As the game...

Thespians perform The Matchmaker, await judges’ results

Thespians perform The Matchmaker, await judges’ results

Becca Watters, Executive Editor

November 4, 2014


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Now that The Matchmaker has been performed, the anticipation about the results of adjudication to perform at Theatrefest is plaguing the Thespians. Theatre director and show technical director Teslen Sadowski will be called the day after Thanksgiving, hopefully with something else to be thankful for. “I...

Green Room prepares for IHSA judges to attend Fall Show

Becca Watters, Executive Editor

September 23, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

The Thespians may still be getting into the school routine, but there is no time to rest as the fall show is quickly approaching. The pressure for the production of The Matchmaker is also high because the show is being submitted for judication to the Illinois High School Theatre Association (IHSTA). “How...

Thespians raise money at 12 hour show

Thespians raise money at 12 hour show

Rebecca Watters, Executive Editor

May 7, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

On Saturday, April 26, members of North’s Green Room and Central’s Encore! joined together to raise money for thespian awards. Seniors were given the chance to direct, and students from both schools acted and worked behind the scenes. “We sold out, and we had to add an extra row of seats. Both...

School hosts annual spring Art Show

School hosts annual spring Art Show

Denisse Fabela, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

ll year the art teachers prepare for the Spring Art Show. The Spring Art Show provides students the opportunity to display work from the whole school year in their own hallways that they are most proud of and want to present. To art teacher Susan Foeckning, the show is a great way to end the year. “The...

Bass Fishing Review

Bass Fishing Review

Ryan Cotter, Staff Reporter

May 6, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

The Grayslake North bass fishing team has had a year of tough tournaments, and many of the members are trying to make this last year the best year they can. One of the tournaments was at Lake Carlyle, and the team produced a nice bag of 5.37 pounds. “Being on the fishing team is a great experience,...

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


Filed under Entertainment

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


Filed under Entertainment

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


Filed under Entertainment

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


Filed under Entertainment

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...

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