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  • January 10The Carlisle Area School District will be closed January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

  • January 10Winterball will take place on Saturday, January 26, from 7-10 pm.

  • January 10WinterWeek is back, and will take place from January 22 to January 25.

My conversation with an author: more then a delicious read (Editorial)

My conversation with an author: more then a delicious read (Editorial)

Claire Neiberg, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under A&E, Books, Reviews, Showcase

Recently for an English paper, I read Erica Bauermeister's The School of Essential Ingredients.  My personal experience reading this novel was different from the classic reader and incredibly special. Throughout the drafting stages of my paper, I had several email conversations with Bauermeister, learni...

Behind the scenes: Students prepare for Shakespeare spring production (Video)

Behind the scenes: Students prepare for Shakespeare spring production (Video)

Claire Neiberg

April 9, 2018


Filed under A&E, Events, Media, Showcase, Videos

Merry Wives of Windsor Swartz Auditorium April 19-21 7:30 pm Free, donations accepted     [analytics-counter]

Behind the screens: how movies are rated on online sites

Behind the screens: how movies are rated on online sites

Carol Etzel, A&E Editor

March 27, 2018


Filed under A&E, Showcase

When indecisiveness hits, and you can’t decide what movie to watch, many turn to online movie sites. The number or percentage given on these sites can be the deciding factor on whether or not a movie is worth your time. However, many people don’t know how these scores were calculated, or what...

“One Day at a Time” tackles critical issues one episode at a time (Review)

“One Day at a Time” tackles critical issues one episode at a time (Review)

Releigh Norrell, A&E Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under A&E, Reviews, Television

The Netflix sitcom One Day at a Time tackles critical issues in society using relatable humor. Although it is based off a 1974-1984 sitcom of the same name, it doesn’t require any knowledge of the first. The current reboot features three generations of a semi-traditional Cuban-American family l...

Band brands: how artists chose their name

Band brands: how artists chose their name

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

March 23, 2018


Filed under A&E, Music

A name for your band can make or break your career. This is the first impression that artists will leave on those listening. Let's take a look at some of the best.  

Got fries? Local twists on the American classic

Got fries? Local twists on the American classic

Treston Johnson, Releigh Norrell, A&E Writers

March 20, 2018


Filed under A&E, Restaurants, Reviews

As students in a generation which values diversity, we find it important to bring attention to things we find creative and unique. For three weeks, Treston and Releigh embarked on a journey to discover and review the most creative and appetizing fries within the Carlisle, PA area. Six different batches...

“Call of Duty: World at War” Soundtrack

“Call of Duty: World at War” Soundtrack

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

March 13, 2018


Filed under Music, Tune in Tuesday

Call of Duty: World at War was released in November of 2008. The game follows a Marine named Private Miller and a Soviet Union sniper named Dmitri Petrenko. Songs of interest on this soundtrack include "Russian Theme" and "Dog Fire." If you enjoy playing video games, this soundtrack is one to check ou...

“Supernatural” – Santana

“Supernatural” – Santana

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under A&E, Tune in Tuesday

Supernatural won the Grammy for Album of the Year in 1999. Songs of interest include "Maria Maria" and "Smooth." If you like Mexican bands or mariachi bands, this is an album you should check out.

Migos ‘Culture (II)’ shows potential but falls short of sequel success (Review)

Migos ‘Culture (II)’ shows potential but falls short of sequel success (Review)

Releigh Norrell, A&E Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

The hip-hop group, Migos, recently released Culture (II). This was a sequel to their previous Culture album, but it didn’t live up to the standards left by the first album. The songs, “Auto Pilot”, “Walk It Talk It Ft. Drake," and “Stir Fry” are the star songs on the original album. The ...

‘The Shape of Water’ makes a splash at the Oscars (Review)

‘The Shape of Water’ makes a splash at the Oscars (Review)

Treston Johnson, A&E Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Reviews

The Shape of Water was nominated for thirteen Oscars this year (more than any other movie this year), including Best Picture. The film follows three protagonists, each representing a minority group in the 1960’s of Baltimore. Elisa, a mute woman, lives with a closeted gay artist and works closely in hand...

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