Living the Pogue life: Netflix’s latest series “Outer Banks” is a must-watch
BY ARIELLE KRAUS Teenage love, a quest for gold and a town divided: what more could anyone ask for in a show? “Outer Banks” is a new Netflix original series that came out on April 15. The show follows the story of John B. Routledge (Chase Strokes) and his... Read more
“Get in losers, we’re going…” to “Mean Girls”: “Mean Girls” tour was more than fetch
BY ARIELLE KRAUS The musical “Mean Girls” has made its way to the Broward Center for the Performing Arts to perform their iconic show for only two weeks. Performances will take place from March 3 to March 15.  “Mean Girls,” written by Tina Fey, was first a movie, which... Read more
“Don’t live in regret”: Watching CCHS’ “Bubble Boy” is a must
BY ALEXANDRA SANSONE The CCHS theater department has had a rough few years. From having gone through three directors in the past four years, to having to produce complex shows like “The Frogs” to putting on performances with limited access to the auditorium beforehand, it was a miracle that... Read more
Diet kryptonite: Come to the Hard Rock’s Fresh Harvest Buffet hungry
BY ISABELLA MARCON Since the Seminole Hard Rock Casino recently opened its newest temple of gambling and luxury, The Guitar Hotel, it has tourists and locals alike flocking to admire the shifting light patterns and Instagram-ready background.  The exterior of the hotel is only part of the story. There... Read more
Halsey’s new album “Manic”: Not what anyone expected
BY ALEXANDRA SANSONE Musician and artist Ashley Frangipane, better known by her stage name Halsey, cultivated a bold image for herself when she entered the music industry years ago. And given this tough, almost punk persona presented on stage, in interviews and in her previous bodies of work, her... Read more
Mac Miller’s “Circles”: An autobiography told vocally
BY JOSEPH STURGEON Released posthumously on January 17, rapper Mac Miller’s sixth studio album “Circles” is equivalent to a one-way road trip. Albeit only 48 minutes long, the trip seems to last for a lifetime, visiting hopelessness and heartbreak, but also hopefulness and recovery. The album opens with title-track... Read more
Shady’s back: Eminem kills it in “Music to be Murdered By”
BY ISABELLA MARCON Eminem released his 11th studio album, “Music to be Murdered By,” on January 17, 2020.  The album was an unexpected, but much-appreciated album from the Rap God himself. The album not only revisits Eminem’s past experiences, but delves into more contemporary topics.  Throughout the album, Eminem... Read more
“We’re all in this together”: A review of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series”
BY ARIELLE KRAUS “High School Musical / Who says we have to let it go?”  As these lyrics were sung in “High School Musical 3” back in 2008, fans watched the incredible High School Musical trilogy draw to a close and truly felt that they had to let these... Read more
“In the Kromby house, with a knife!”: “Knives Out” is a movie mystery masterpiece
BY ALEXANDRA SANSONE In the “whodunit” murder mystery film “Knives Out,” we know exactly who has done it, the murder of the beloved mystery writing tycoon Harlan Thromby—or so we think. Harlan’s family seems to be more concerned with his money than they are with him, and in light... Read more
A CCHS miracle: The Thespians take on “The Miracle Worker”
BY SOFIA MENDEZ For three nights only, theater brought a classic play to life. “The Miracle Worker,” by William Gibson, was brought to CCHS for the nights of November 14, 15 and 16. Performed by Troupe 0784, the show presented a three-hour-long heartfelt story on the stage.  The show... Read more