Category: Entertainment

Review: “Parks and Recreation” is laugh-out-loud funny

Review: “Parks and Recreation” is laugh-out-loud funny

The NBC political comedy television show “Parks and Recreation” lasted an impressive seven seasons, running a total of 125 episodes. Created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur, “Parks and Recreation” puts a comical spin on the different aspects of politics. The show’s first episode aired on April 9, 2009, where it introduced the original cast of the show. Such characters […]

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Before I Fall provides an interesting, heart-wrenching adaptation of novel

Before I Fall provides an interesting, heart-wrenching adaptation of novel

The story of a troubled young man or woman reliving a day in their life over and over again to learn a lesson is pretty commonplace in cinema and television, most everyone has seen it on there screen at least once or twice. And yet, the movie “Before I Fall,” based on the novel by author Lauren Oliver, is still […]

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Review: “Culture” takes over the music chart

Review: “Culture” takes over the music chart

Fans worldwide have been waiting for the official release of Migos’ new album, “Culture.” Migos has always managed to eschew the rules of mainstream rap and have created unique music of their own that fans go wild for. In the real world, “Culture“ consists of mix tapes and one-offs. Migos had a rough period of time where everything they wrote was […]

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Review: It’s all Greek to me

Review: It’s all Greek to me

 If you are looking for a taste of Greece, then Ethos Greek Bistro is the place to go. Greek small plates and entrees are offered in a sleek, modern space with indoor and outdoor seating. Ethos includes a bar, online ordering and takeout but not delivery. At Ethos, there is a diverse menu with some of the best the dishes […]

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APES Students TRASH PROJECT helps clean campus; teaches lesson

APES Students TRASH PROJECT helps clean campus; teaches lesson

On Feb. 9, 2017, Advanced Placement environmental science students participated in a trash project, where they carried around trash bags and collected waste in the time span of seven days. Assigned by AP environmental science teacher Tammy Orilio, the students learned the outstanding number of trash they had collected from the ground, under desks and outside and to always remember to keep the environment […]

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Review: “Shameless” tells a unique story

Review: “Shameless” tells a unique story

In an age of television that consists of nearly perfect families, the Gallagher’s from Showtime’s “Shameless” are a breath of fresh air for viewers everywhere. The Gallagher’s posses a far from ideal family dynamic that allows for a unique plot line that details their lives as they struggle to make ends meet. “Shameless,” created by Paul Abbot, originally aired in the […]

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The 'Hidden Figures' movie poster displaying the main actresses Janelle Monáe, Taraji P. Henson, and Octavia Spencer

‘Hidden Figures’ will find itself an Oscar

  John Glenn’s successful Friendship 7 launch portrayed the role of African American women in the brilliant film, ‘Hidden Figures’. It premiered on Dec., 26 2015 and its box office has reached 127.5 million United States dollars. Based on the book “Hidden Figures:  The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race” by author Morgot […]

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“La La Land” shocks all by breaking records at the Golden Globes

“La La Land” shocks all by breaking records at the Golden Globes

With a box office gross of $98.2 million and seven Golden Globes to its name and 14 Academy Award nominations, La La Land, directed by Damien Chazelle, has become a smash hit within just a month. The music and heartfelt story has touched the hearts of viewers and critics alike. The story follows jazz pianist Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) with a […]

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‘Passengers’ shoots for the stars and reaches them

‘Passengers’ shoots for the stars and reaches them

The cinema has added, yet again, another wonderful film giving viewers a great experience. “Passengers” premiered on Dec. 21, 2016 in theaters worldwide earning a box office total of $14.8 million on premier night and a current box office total of $183.2 million worldwide. The movie consists of many twists and turns and the main actors, Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence, performed […]

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"A Series of Unfortunate Events" advertisement for the highly anticipated Netflix release. The poster features Count Olaf along with the Baudelaire children.

“A Series of Unfortunate Events” captivates audience

Netflix’s latest production, “A Series of Unfortunate Events,” directed by Barry Sonnenfeld offers a refreshing and nostalgic adaptation to the beloved novels written by Lemony Snicket. “A Series of Unfortunate Events” tells the story of Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire and the events following the death of their parents. The Baudelaire children are forced to live with their closest relative […]

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