GoRoma: The new Panera Bread of Bolingbrook Promenade

GoRoma: The new Panera Bread of Bolingbrook Promenade

Freya Sonnichsen, Editorial Editor
January 26, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

You’re in the mood for good food, but you don’t want to wait an hour for it, pay a large bill or feel stuffy as you walk out of the restaurant. Well, there’s a place for that in the Bolingbrook Promenade. ... Read more »

Film Review: “American Sniper”

Film Review: “American Sniper”

Sahi Padmanabhan, Features Editor
January 25, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

It’s been hard for me to find the right words to describe “American Sniper.” It’s not because I don’t have enough words. It’s not that my thoughts cannot be summed up into a single piece of writing. It’s that I don’t have the words at all. I typed this with shaking fingers.... Read more »

Film Review: “Love is Strange”

Film Review: “Love is Strange”

Kian Krashesky, Entertainment Editor, Online Film Critic
January 21, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

In the film, “Love is Strange,” Ben (John Lithgow), an artist, and George (Alfred Molina) are a newly married couple living in New York City. ... Read more »

Film Review: “Birdman”

Film Review: “Birdman”

Kian Krashesky, Entertainment Editor, Online Film Critic
January 13, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

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Film Review: “Taken 3″

Film Review: “Taken 3″

Drew Quiriconi and Maneesh Somisetty
January 12, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Liam Neeson’s particular set of skills are no match for the cliche storyline and stereotypical action movie characters that drag the third installment of the Taken series through the dirt and out to dry in the beating Hollywood sun. "Taken 3" opens with Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson) going to see his... Read more »

Music Video Review: “Elastic Heart”

Music Video Review: “Elastic Heart”

Sahi Padmanabhan, Features Editor
January 7, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

For Sia fans, the wait is over. “Elastic Heart,” a track released for the soundtrack of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” on Oct. 1, 2013, is now accompanied by a video. Released today, Jan. 7, the video already has over 1 million views, and the number is steeply rising for what many are predicting,... Read more »

Film Review: “The Imitation Game”

Film Review: “The Imitation Game”

Kian Krashesky, Entertainment Editor, Online Film Critic
January 7, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

Once again, Benedict Cumberbatch astonishes his viewers by his natural skill in transforming into a believable character. In “The Imitation Game,” Cumberbatch plays a mathematician named Alan Turing. The film, set in World War II,  is based on a true story when Britain's top-secret Government... Read more »

14 Things to do on an extreme weather, cancelled school day

14 Things to do on an extreme weather, cancelled school day

Maya Fenter, Front Page Editor
January 7, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Once the excitement of school being cancelled subsides, you are now under the realization that the bitter cold and snow-covered roads have trapped you inside. Despite the winter weather confining you to your home, there are still many different ways to enjoy your day off while staying warm. [caption... Read more »

Events to look forward to in 2015

Events to look forward to in 2015

Freya Sonnichsen, Staff Photographer
January 4, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

2014 was a year of many events, both predictable and unpredictable, and 2015 is likely to be the same. Although the most important things which happen are often unforeseeable and can’t be detected beforehand, there are some things that we can look forward to for certain in this upcoming year. [caption... Read more »