“The Mandalorian” Season One Review

Rylan Perkins, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

“The Mandalorian” is the first live action Star Wars show and can only be streamed on Disney+. It is the best thing the Star Wars franchise has produced since 2005, Revenge of the Sith.   “The Mandalorian” maintains the classic Star Wars and western feel while still feeling new and fr...

Caroline’s Craft Corner: Valentine’s Day

Caroline's Craft Corner: Valentine's Day

Caroline Emerick, Content Editor

February 13, 2020

With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, do you have a card for that special someone of yours? Well, if not here are two fabulous and fast Valentine’s cards that are sure to make that person in your life know how much you care about them. Pop-up Accordion Hearts Materials: Three dif...

2020 Oscars Recap

2020 Oscars Recap

Aiden Nesci, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2020

Sunday night the 92nd Oscars award show aired. The awards highlighted the best films, actors and actresses of 2019. This was the second year that the Oscars had no host after Kevin Hart was fired from the job before the 2019 awards. The show's opening had singer Janelle Monae sing an original song about...

“Black Widow” Preview

Emily Ostrom, Staff Reporter

February 3, 2020

Fans have been waiting for another Marvel movie since “Spider-Man: Far From Home” in June 2019. Finally the Marvel Cinematic Universe, or the MCU, is almost ready to release the next installment in the 23 movie long franchise. On May 1, the Marvel movie “Black Widow” is scheduled to be r...

Rihanna Ghosts Her Fans

Rihanna Ghosts Her Fans

Jocelyn Laiz Diaz, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2020

Rihanna’s anticipated album seems to be nowhere near to being released, and fans are becoming more and more eager as the days go by, just waiting for the album’s release date.  Rihanna will have released her last album, “Anti,” four years ago on Jan. 27, 2020. Since then, Rihanna’s fans have not re...

The 200 Million Dollar Deal

The 200 Million Dollar Deal

Heidi Banaschak, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2020

Netflix and Nickelodeon have agreed to a partnership that will bring many childhood memories back to the TV screen. While there are currently Nickelodeon shows on Netflix, such as “A Fairly Odd Summer” and “Victorious,” the deal seems to be taking a new approach compared to other streaming ser...

“You” Season Two Review

Gaby Heredia

January 23, 2020

The chilling, yet addicting, Netflix show has recently released its second season. “You” season two had some major changes compared to season one, as it gets harder to stop watching a charming-but-deadly main character, Joe Goldberg.  Goldberg, played by Penn Badgley, has gotten away with murder mo...

“Little Women” Skyrockets the Charts

Vibha Srinivasan, Staff Reporter

January 21, 2020

Greta Gerwig is a phenomenal and notable name in the film industry and on Christmas Day of 2019, she did not fail to amaze yet again. The movie “Little Women” directed by Gerwig has received praise and attention like no other within the time it has been out.  The film stars many favorites, such...

Center Stage “Comes Alive” for Preview Show

The choir sits down for the beginning of the song

Hannah Harris, Editor-in-Chief

January 14, 2020

East show choir Center Stage performed a preview show for their upcoming season Friday night. The concert showcased both East and North choirs and took place at Columbus North High School. Center Stage sang "Maps" by Maroon 5, "Everyday is a Winding Road" by Sheryl Crow, "The Long and Winding Road"...

Harry Styles Releases “Fine Line” Album

Harry Styles Releases

Ally Piatkowski, Social Media Editor

December 19, 2019

Ever since the split of one direction in 2015, each member has become an independent artist. This includes the 25-year-old singer and songwriter Harry Styles. Styles just released his second album, “Fine Line,” which was released on Dec. 13.  The album was first teased by the release of three so...

Caroline’s Craft Corner: Holiday Edition

Caroline's Craft Corner: Holiday Edition

Caroline Emerick, Content Editor

December 16, 2019

The holidays are nearly here, which means it's time for holiday gifts, Christmas cookies and all the fun that the season can bring. These ornaments are perfect for your tree if you like to decorate with a natural style.  Materials: Pine cones Fabric scraps Mason jar lids Green ribbon...

Choir Holds Christmas Concert at a Church

Sophomores Jianna Douglas and Isabelle Sully share a laugh as the audience applauds the performance.

Hannah Harris, Editor-in-Chief

December 11, 2019

East Center Stage's Christmas Concert was held at First United Methodist Church last Friday due to the ongoing construction of the auditorium. The change in concert location, however, is not the only aspect of Center Stage that is new. After the previous Choir Director moved away last year, the group...