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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Allison Alben, Design Editor

December 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies/TV

As the surrounding theater begins to darken, moviegoers are greeted by the beloved warmth of the most famous part of the entire Harry Potter score: “Hedwig’s Theme.” The lighthearted notes give way into the theme for the movie itself, that brief moment of levity rare to find in the movie again...

Creed 2 Review

Creed 2 Review

Jay Singh, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies/TV

*Spoilers Ahead* We often hear the phrase “movie of the year” when it comes to the most hyped up films. These films hardly ever live up to those expectations as they are usually mediocre at best. This year, “Creed 2” was many people's most anticipated film of the year. “Creed 2” is the ...

“Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World” Book Review

“Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World” Book Review

Iman Baber

November 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I don’t know exactly how I noticed this book. Maybe it was the bold, coordinated color scheme, or maybe the eye-catching title. All the same, I picked it up, excited for a compelling read. And I’m happy to say I wasn’t disappointed. “Brazen: Rebel Ladies who Rocked the World” is a book writte...

“Mid90s” Review

“Mid90s” Review

Sophia Kriegel, Editorials Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies/TV

   “Mid90s:” the perfect aesthetic for every skater boy and nostalgic teen claiming to be born into the wrong generation. With its pale yet pastel colors and spot-on representation of the late twentieth century, this film serves as a time capsule to the street life of skateboarders and youth in L...

March to the Stars

March to the Stars

Mina Jang, Editor-in-chief

November 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Starry-lit backdrops twinkling under the lemon moon, crystal-crusted girls and boys dancing from one end to the other: For a couple of minutes, West Ranch Wildcat Marching Band, Percussion, and Colorguard brought down the sky above to the audience below through just music.   On Nov. 3, Hart High...

Ultimate Guide to Getting into the Holiday Spirit

Ultimate Guide to Getting into the Holiday Spirit

Emily Chang, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The day after Thanksgiving, I bust out my mini Christmas tree, I light a winter candle, and I string up enough twinkly lights to wrap around the earth three times. It’s officially the holidays. Whether you celebrate Christmas or Hanukkah or nothing at all, this will be your guide to getting into t...

“The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” Will Have You in Chills

“The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” Will Have You in Chills

Erin Eskoff, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies/TV

Five mere days before Halloween, Netflix released a new spooky drama, perfect for the teenage and young adult audience. Created by the writers of “Riverdale,” this modernized spinoff of “Sabrina the Teenage Witch,” streamers have awaited for the first season since the trailer was released. (Wa...

“You” is the TV Show For You

“You” is the TV Show For You

Erin Eskoff, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies/TV

Lifetime’s new series “You” has blown up on screens since it premiered on Sept. 9, 2018. Starring Shay Mitchell (Emily Fields on “Pretty Little Liars”) and Penn Badgley (Dan Humphrey from “Gossip Girl”), this show runs every Sunday night at 10 p.m.   (Warning: This article contains spoilers)  ...

Miya Folick at the Troubadour

Miya Folick at the Troubadour

Quynn Lubs, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Music, News

  On the night of Oct. 22 at the Troubadour, Miya Folick transported the audience away from the struggles of everyday life and into a world full of power and confidence. Her music varies from quick, up-beat songs to those with long, chilling notes that send tears streaming down the audience’s faces. ...

West Ranch Marching Band Brings a Classic Twist to their Competition

West Ranch Marching Band Brings a Classic Twist to their Competition

Chika Winston, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, WR

  The sun beat down on the Valencia football field as music resonated all throughout the school. There were kids and parents running everywhere, eagerly getting ready for the 10th annual Wildcat Classic marching competition.   On Oct. 13, West Ranch marching band hosted their annual competiti...

Riverdale Ridiculousness

Riverdale Ridiculousness

Alexa Empleo, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies/TV

Warning: Spoilers Ahead The first season of “Riverdale” piqued the interests of all teenagers around the world. This new, dark drama based on the Archie Comic Books is filled with mysteries, investigations, and a whole new aesthetic.The first season wasn’t Emmy Award-winning or anything part...

Shane Dawson Questions “The Mind of Jake Paul”

Shane Dawson Questions “The Mind of Jake Paul”

Erin Eskoff, Staff Writer

October 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Shane Dawson, a well-known YouTuber with over 18 million subscribers, has achieved millions of views on his series about the life of Jake Paul, a YouTuber with over 17 million subscribers. Although his eight-part series isn’t completed just yet, his videos have sparked controversy throughout the YouT...

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