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Stranger Things 2 Gets Even Stranger

Amelie Spurlin, Guest Reporter

December 7, 2017

Stranger Things 2 is the much anticipated second season of the Netflix Original Series. The nine-episode-season is starring Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven/Jane, Finn Wolfhard as Mike Wheeler, Noah Schnapp as Will Byers, Gaten Matar...

October To Do List

Kirsten Mendiola, Reporter

October 30, 2017

With just a couple more days left till we kick off the spooky holiday, here are some places to check out before it's too late. Scary: House of Torment House of Torment has three haunted houses that are to die for, with clowns and ghouls roaming around. Howev...

Warcross: A World Ten Years from Now

Vanessa Anderson, Reporter

October 19, 2017

“But sometimes, people kick you to the ground at recess because they think the shape of your eyes is funny. They lunge at you because they see a vulnerable body. Or a different skin color. Or a different name. Or a girl. They...

Flame in the Mist Disappoints

Vanessa Anderson, Reporter

October 3, 2017

Curious had been the word most often ascribed to her when she was younger. She’d been the watchful sort of child. The one conscious of every mistake. When Mariko had erred, it had usually been intentional. An attempt to push b...

Best locations for prom pictures

Raeann Fuentes

May 4, 2017

Stop taking your prom pictures in your backyard. Want to know where you can find beautiful scenery with an outstanding view? Why don't you check out these amazing places? There are plenty of locations in Cedar Park to take...

Movie Review: Get Out & Beauty and the Beast

Seejin Kim and Emily Mertink

April 12, 2017

Want a cold chill running down your spine? Watch the latest Hollywood hit “Get Out!” Produced and directed by comedian, actor and filmmaker Jordan Peele, “Get Out” features a young interracial couple who goes to the woman’...

2017 Academy Awards: Predictions & Results

March 2, 2017

People were on the edge of their seats waiting to find out the results for this year's Academy Awards. La La Land was nominated for a whopping 14 Oscars. Only two other films, Titanic and All About Eve, have been nominated for 14...

‘Wayfarer’ takes reader on time travel adventure

Vanessa Anderson, Guest Reporter

February 22, 2017

Books about times travel are rare to come by. That’s because time travel is so difficult to explain, and the author must come up with a reasonable and semi-logical way of creating and incorporating time travel into a book. Alexandra...

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Oscar Predictions

February 10, 2017

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