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Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan: The Revival of a Cliched Genre

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan: The Revival of a Cliched Genre

September 15, 2018

A true action TV show should have the perfect storyline, plus blood, action and swears sprinkled in,...

New show tackles race relations in local high school

Noelle Schwarz, News Editor

September 5, 2018

Every day students walk through the halls of schools across the country experiencing racism. It’s rarely spoken of. It’s rarely talked about. Until now. “America to Me,” a 10-part documentary series, premiered Aug. 28 on Starz. This documentary follows a group of students as they navigate through the 2015-2016 school ye...

Commentary: Farewell to the Queen of Soul

Commentary: Farewell to the Queen of Soul

September 1, 2018

When it comes to powerful soul artists, few were more iconic than Aretha Franklin.  Recipient of th...

Review: ‘Infinity War’ reinvents the classic super hero flick

Review: ‘Infinity War’ reinvents the classic super hero flick

May 15, 2018

After 10 years, 18 films, over 40 hours, and  $15 billion at the box office, “Avengers: Infini...

Final orchestra concert serves as tribute to seniors

Final orchestra concert serves as tribute to seniors

May 10, 2018

The lights dim and the students stop shuffling. A hush falls over the crowd. Orchestra Director Conn...

Student-run shows display new talent

Student-run shows display new talent

Alana Cervera, Sports Editor

May 1, 2018

With a Dr. Seuss theme and six student-run plays, this year’s One Acts looks to impress audiences with...

‘Kiss Me, Kate’ kindles excitement

‘Kiss Me, Kate’ kindles excitement

April 17, 2018

The cast of “Kiss Me, Kate,” Naperville Central’s spring musical, is nearly ready to debut on the...

Commentary: Central Hype not a welcoming environment

Ana Turner, Business Manager

April 2, 2018

Overwhelmed by the strong smell of Axe and the blaring of rap music in my ears, my experience at Central Hype, the new Downtown Naperville clothing store, was far from great. Central Hype is a consignment store that resells popular luxury brands such as Supreme, Louis Vuitton, Gucci and many more. The store...