Category: A&E

Moana

Moana

by Thea Derby Disney’s new movie, “Moana” has been a massive hit since it was release in November, grossing $104 million and rivaling “Frozen” The movie features a girl named Moana Waialiki who has been raised within a village on an island. No one leaves the island because of the danger outside the reef. Moana’s father who is chief of […]

Read more ›
The Grand Tour Review: Top Gear 2.0?

The Grand Tour Review: Top Gear 2.0?

By: Ethan MacLaren “Top Gear” was one of the biggest shows of the 2000’s. Now, Amazon and the stars of  “Top Gear” are trying to recreate the same magic on a different platform. In 13 years and 22 seasons Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May hosted the show which regularly had over 3million views per episode in the U.K. […]

Read more ›
Rogue One review: High in nostalgia, low in originality

Rogue One review: High in nostalgia, low in originality

By Nicholas Gower I came to the theater with an open mind about this movie. After seeing The Force Awakens, I was concerned about the future of Star Wars. Was Disney going to churn out new Star Wars movies every single year, each one duller than the last? After seeing this movie, I can answer that question with a yes. […]

Read more ›
Paloma Ford’s new EP shows a different side of R&B

Paloma Ford’s new EP shows a different side of R&B

By Althea Ericksen and Lily Hallett This month Paloma Ford released her long awaited EP, ‘Nearly Civilized.’ The last couple years Ford has been hinting a release of her album. Then in August she started saying that her album would finally be released in the beginning of October. In 2013, Ford released two songs, “Ménage à Trois” and “Hit Of […]

Read more ›
A-YO Gaga’s Back

A-YO Gaga’s Back

It’s been nearly five years since Lady Gaga’s last hit album, “Born This Way,” was released. Since then, Gaga has fallen off the map after creating “Artpop” in 2013 and a year later releasing “Cheek To Cheek” with Tony Bennett. But since October 21st, the singer has had a resurgence. Within releasing the new album, “Joanne,” Lady Gaga has almost […]

Read more ›
Campaign Speech

Campaign Speech

  by Stanley Godfrey Eminem, where is he? That is a question a lot of people have been left wondering, after he has not made an album over 3 years. The rapper from Detroit known by his real name Marshall Mathers, who has been in the rap scene since the 90s has been distant from the media and musical world […]

Read more ›
Teen Friendly Halloween Events

Teen Friendly Halloween Events

Have you been looking for some spooky events to attend this Halloween season, but found to your dismay that many of the events listed in the media are twenty one plus? Well here is a list of ten teen-friendly halloween events for this year. If you are searching for some frightfully fun events to attend read on!

Read more ›
Waffles in a Box

Waffles in a Box

by Stanley Godfrey and Anna Schactler The Breakfast Club, Back to the Future, and Beetlejuice. The 80s is one of the most remembered decades for its film and TV, and throughout the past 30 years it has been recreated many times.  Luckily, thanks to a new show, Stranger Things, this amazing decade has come alive again. The Netflix Original created […]

Read more ›
‘I’ll have the catpuccino’

‘I’ll have the catpuccino’

By Natalie Furtick Cats and coffee, who could ask for more? Seattle’s first cat cafe recently opened in Wallingford, and has generated a lot of buzz. According to a recent Seattle Times poll, nearly one in ten single women in the Seattle area live alone with at least one cat. This puts Seattle in second place for its population of […]

Read more ›
Pooh Bear takes the crown

Pooh Bear takes the crown

Every February, the young men of Hale gather on the PAC stage in hope of receiving the highly respected title of Mr. Nathan Hale. On February 26th, 14 seniors competed in the eighth annual Mr. Nathan Hale. The event, which kicks off the second semester, is always a topic of conversation. Chuck Tookey’s performance of Andrea Bocelli’s “Por Ti Volaré” […]

Read more ›