Television show review: “The Last Man on Earth”

Television show review: “The Last Man on Earth”

Maneesh Somisetty, Staff Writer
April 1, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Fox’s new series The Last Man on Earth, was molded from comedic gold and is unlike anything else on television. Created, written and produced by SNL star Will Forte, the series begins in a post-apocalyptic world in the year 2020 when a disease wipes out every last man, woman and child off... Read more »

Album Review: Dylan Gardner’s “Adventures in Real Time”

Album Review: Dylan Gardner’s “Adventures in Real Time”

Sahi Padmanabhan, Features Editor
March 13, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

“Oh, come on, let’s get started, just don’t leave me broken-hearted! Oh, come on, let’s get started!” This is the infectious hook of the first song off Dylan Gardner’s debut album, “Adventures in Real Time” and it had been stuck in my head since the moment I heard it. [caption id="attachment_8750"... Read more »

Album Review: “Smoke + Mirrors”

Album Review: “Smoke + Mirrors”

Nick Martinez, Staff Photographer
March 9, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

The Las Vegas hailing band Imagine Dragon released their second album following the  international hit “Night Visions” on Feb. 17. “Smoke + Mirrors” features 13 songs, all of which sound strikingly similar to “Night Visions.” Many of their songs are reminiscent of bands that have influenced... Read more »

Oscar Predictions: Will “Birdman” win all?

Oscar Predictions: Will “Birdman” win all?

Lexi Haskell, Staff Writer
February 22, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, Showcase

Tonight, the 87th Academy Awards will air, and the best movies will be recognized by receiving one of the most prestigious awards in the world. There have been thousands of people predicting who will win each award, so I decided to add to that mix. Here are my 2015 Oscar predictions. Best Picture--"Birdman"... Read more »

Film Review: “The Duff”

Film Review: “The Duff”

Sahi Padmanabhan, Features Editor
February 20, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

I’ll admit, “The DUFF” isn’t the type of film I usually view in theaters. I’ve also been known to fully over-analyze movies. For people who enjoy this type of chick-flick, the movie would be fun with a few friends and an open mind. I wouldn’t expect to walk away a changed person, but the... Read more »

Winter Assembly Photo Gallery

Winter Assembly Photo Gallery

Maya Fenter , Front Page Editor
February 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Photos, Showcase

Mr. NCHS Talent Portion

Mr. NCHS Talent Portion

Maggie Cody, Head Art/Photo Editor, Focus Editor
February 15, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Video

Peter Sacks Jimmy Sellas ... Read more »

Latest mobile addiction: Trivia Crack

Latest mobile addiction: Trivia Crack

Sharon Pan, Online Managing Editor
February 10, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

The new Candy Crush is here: Trivia Crack, a smartphone game app, has skyrocketed to the top of the charts, holding the number one spot for over a month on the Apple App Store and Google Play. ... Read more »

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 »