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“The Batman” is a smash hit take on Gotham City’s hometown hero

Nick Miller, Sports Editor March 29, 2022

Vampires are known for their ability to turn themselves into bats. Robert Pattinson is no different. Fourteen years ago, he portrayed Edward Cullen in the "Twilight" saga and now, it seems, has transformed...

Astrology

Peyton Balavitch, Reporter March 29, 2022

  Astrology has become widely popular due to the rapid growth of the practice of spirituality. Whether it is through yoga or chakras, or even just checking your horoscope on social media posts.  What...

Lack of focus makes show confusing and irrelevant

Lack of focus makes show confusing and irrelevant

Misgana Deur, Life Editor March 14, 2022

Who here likes psychological thrillers? What about thriller parodies? The Netflix original series “The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window” is exactly that which has caused...

People should continue to wear masks in school until COVID-19 is under control

People should continue to wear masks in school until COVID-19 is under control

Addy Vargo, Reporter March 11, 2022

Take a gander down the halls. The students walking down them wear disposable masks, blue and pink alike, or cloth ones, be it in black or colorful designs. The Health Department’s mask mandate expired...

Due to the media, people have fairly intense assumptions about mental hospitals that are not true.

The Truth About Mental Hospitals

Lei Murphy, Reporter March 9, 2022

Padded rooms. Straight Jackets. Psychosis. These are common phrases associated with mental hospitals. Because the media stigmatizes psych hospitals, people have extreme associations with them.  So...

Excellent vocals and strong instrumentals give unique personality to Earl Sweatshirts new album Sick!

Excellent vocals and strong instrumentals give unique personality to Earl Sweatshirt’s new album ‘Sick!’

Nick Miller, Sports Editor March 9, 2022

On Friday, Nov. 19, a single song by the name of “2010” hit streaming platforms and became an instant hit. This single kicked off various teases for an album by Chicago rapper, Thebe Kgositsile, better...

The colorful theme is one of the many things which make Stans Tacos a great place to hang out.

Stan’s Tacos: satisfactory food with an enjoyable atmosphere

Sydney Kroll, Reporter March 9, 2022

While driving down Beacon Blvd, you may have stumbled across Stan’s Tacos, a quirky Mexican restaurant and a recent development to Grand Haven. Right off the bat, I noticed Stan's Tacos’ welcoming...

Kemppainen and Falaschini stand with each other in the library.

Exchange students compare fashion trends from their home countries

Elena Yu and Violet Kemperman, Reporter March 3, 2022

Fashion is an art form that people from all around the world choose to embrace.  After speaking with exchange students Olimpia Falaschini and Kaisa Kemppainen, we were able to compare the wide variety...

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Beach House sticks close to home in new album

Ben Pease, Arts and Entertainment Editor March 3, 2022

The dream pop duo of Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally have been recording music under the name Beach House since early 2006. Notorious for dreamy, cinematic pop ballads and harmonies, Beach House comes...

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Silk Sonic creates R&B record for the ages

Ben Pease, Arts and Entertainment Editor March 3, 2022

What’s cocky yet charming, childish yet mature and two words, nine letters? The fantasy collab group by the name of Silk Sonic.   The seeds of Silk Sonic were planted during the first shutdown due...

Album cover for Molly Paytons recent release, Slack.

Three underrated music artists you should listen to

Lei Murphy, Reporter February 6, 2022

Some bands or music artists have a lot of talent but are undiscovered by the mass majority of people. Sometimes, to find a good band, you have to do some digging. Here are four great bands I’ve recently...

The value of bathroom breaks

It's not worth asking if going to the bathroom is more important than extra credit.
Addy Vargo, Reporter January 20, 2022

Of the everyday miseries, being denied going to the bathroom is the worst. Hope is scarce and short-lived. Its departure is as fast and stomach-dropping as any rollercoaster. With the immature “devious...

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