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“A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting” misses the mark in horror and comedy

“A Babysitter's Guide to Monster Hunting” misses the mark in horror and comedy
October 22, 2020

Scary movies are a great way to get into the Halloween mood, and kids movies can be funny and provide some quick entertainment for families, so why not combine both? I’m sure that's what the creators...

Escape to Grandscape

The Grandscape entrance, decorated for Halloween.
October 21, 2020

Where most of the student body is located, it’s common to have to drive to Legacy in Plano or The Star in Frisco in order to have a variety of shops, restaurants and activities. My longing for a fun...

“The Haunting of Bly Manor” is ‘Perfectly Splendid’

October 16, 2020

After weeks of listening to the advertisements for the new horror show that would interrupt my Spotify playlist, I finally got to watch “The Haunting of Bly Manor,” which came out on Oct. 9. The show...

Alexander 23’s new song sheds light on mental health

Photo via Rolling Stone
October 16, 2020

Producer, writer and performer Alexander 23 quickly became a rising artist after releasing his debut song, “Dirty AF1s.” His popularity continued to grow after the release of his first EP “I’m...

“The Tower of Nero” offers a lackluster conclusion to vibrant 15-year “Percy Jackson” series

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October 16, 2020

“The Tower of Nero,” the final book in the three-series Camp Half Blood Chronicles by Rick Riordan was released on Oct. 6. The first series, “Percy Jackson and the Olympians,” focuses on an unlucky...

“Hubie Halloween” is another hard-to-watch Adam Sandler film

Main character Hubie Dubois (Adam Sandler) gives a presentation to kids at Salem Elementary about Halloween Safety. His usual concerns for Halloween night consist of kids getting scared or taking too much candy, but just a few hours after this presentation, Dubois would encounter a real catastrophe.
October 15, 2020

The new Netflix Original movie “Hubie Halloween” was released Oct. 7 and quickly became No. 1 in the U.S. on Netflix. It was highly anticipated because of the well-known cast, and audiences had high...

How to ‘fall’ into the Season Among COVID-19 Guidelines

How to 'fall' into the Season Among COVID-19 Guidelines
October 14, 2020

Fall is here and so is the spookiest month of the year. If you’re anything like me, nothing is better than the irresistible, thrilling feeling that fall brings. Yet with precautions and guidelines set...

Bedtime stories are back: tips on how to best use the Calm app to fall asleep faster

The Calm app offers guided meditation and sleep stories.
October 14, 2020

With the stress and anxiety school brings, I often find myself struggling to fall asleep. However, I recently discovered a solution: bedtime stories. Drifting off to sleep while hearing my parents read...

“Saturday Night Live” season 46 premiere was almost a hit

October 10, 2020

Saturday Night Live has been airing on NBC since 1975 with new episodes still being produced today. Oct. 3 was the premiere of Saturday Night Live season 46. This new season brought the same format of...

Indie band Litvar’s debut album is the perfect coming-of-age story

Photo via Joe Lemieux
October 1, 2020

While scrolling through Instagram, I came upon a new indie band with a small following of loyal fans. Not knowing what to expect, I started listening to Litvar’s songs and fell in love with the band...

“Enola Holmes” highlights ideas of social equality

“Enola Holmes” highlights ideas of social equality
September 30, 2020

The newest Netflix Original movie “Enola Holmes” was released Sept. 23, becoming one of the top ten movies on Netflix. This movie is similar to the classic stories of Sherlock Holmes, but introduces...

Disney’s newest movie “Mulan” fails to deliver a good story

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September 11, 2020

The live-action remake of Disney’s ”Mulan” came out Sept. 4 on Disney+ Premier Access, and failed to meet the audiences expectations.  The movie takes the audience through the classic story of...

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