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Single Voice Reading takes a spooky turn

Tyler Stigall, Opinion Editor

March 10, 2016

A few weeks ago, in a dimly-lit chandeliered chamber, I heard the name of a ghost. “I’ve never wanted to tell this story because where I come from, we believe that to speak the name of a ghost is to invite it into your life,...

Pokémon celebrates 20 years of loyal fans

Tyler Stigall, Opinion Editor

March 3, 2016

The Japanese video game series Pokémon turned 20 years old last Saturday, Feb. 27. Of course, “Japanese video game series” feels like a complete cop out and loss of journalistic integrity. The name carries the weight not...

Required reading finally leaves lasting impression

Jack Goodman, Wed Manager

February 25, 2016

Assigned Reading. We have all been forced to read something for class, ever since we learned to read. Most of the time these books are pretty bland, and most students do not enjoy them. But every once and awhile, a book is ass...

New, local cafe becomes go-to coffee shop

Chloe Kedziora, Junior Editor

February 25, 2016

The next time you visit The Market Grille, you will see a sign on the left door advertising Drogo and Tuck Artisan Cafe entrance. The cafe is a new addition to the Meadville Market House. The long dark green counter displaying bi...

Marvel’s ‘Deadpool’ kills with sadistic humor

Shea Beaumont, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2016

Meet Deadpool. A slightly psychotic, openly cynical, and foul-mouthed anti-hero crossbred with a ninja assassin and a highly talented marksman. Oh, and did I mention he has incredible regenerative healing powers and strength?...

‘Blackstar:’ Bowie’s final, somber goodbye

Logan Battin, Contributing Writer

February 11, 2016

“Blackstar,” the last record before the undoubtedly talented David Bowie left the proverbial building, dying of cancer on Jan. 10, 2016. The album, released on Jan. 8, proves to be as emphatic, truly artistic, and certainly...

Single Voice Reading revives meaning of poetry

Tyler Stigall, Opinion Editor

December 3, 2015

A couple of weeks ago I attended the Single Voice Reading event which, contrary to the title, featured two discrete voices at the podium: Brian Barker and Nicki Beer. The readings were engaging; the poets, articulate and well-...

New drama uses intricate characters to intrigue viewers

Alex Hasapis, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

Could you imagine waking up in the middle of Times Square, in a bag, with tattoos all over your body, having no recollection of how you got there in the first place? That is exactly how viewers are introduced to Jamie Alexand...

‘No exaggeration,’ Missy ‘Misdemeanor’ Elliott is back

Andrew Hopf, Contributing Writer

November 12, 2015

After a decade-long hiatus, The Queen is returning to the throne. Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott, whose unforgettable hit songs served as the unofficial soundtrack of our middle school days, has released her first new single f...

Broadway dazzles in NYC

Chloe Kedziora, Junior Features Editor

November 5, 2015

I had the opportunity to see a Broadway show this past parent’s weekend in New York City. My family and I saw “Finding Neverland” and we were impressed by the energetic production. Personally, “Finding Neverland” gave me feeli...

Hello from the other side

Eylie Buehler, Features Editor

October 29, 2015

Hello, and welcome back Adele. After a three-year hiatus from the industry the U.K. singing sensation came back stronger than ever with her new single “Hello” and an album titled “25” set to come out on Nov. 20. In 201...

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