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How Portland loved the Regrettes

How Portland loved the Regrettes

Gillian McMahon, Design Editor

December 2, 2019

It was a sea of people, all holding up middle fingers and cursing to the lyrics of “Seashore” by the Regrettes with frontwoman Lydia Night. Wednesday, Oct. 16 brought punk rock band, The Regrettes, to Portland’s Wonder Ballroom on a dark rainy night.  After passing through security, you enter...

The Odditorium celebrates its 13th Halloween

The Odditorium celebrates its 13th Halloween

Audrey Lippert, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2019

   

Ten must watch movies for Halloween

Ten must watch movies for Halloween

Orion Forest, sports editor

October 31, 2019

“It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown” (1966) It does not get much better than watching the adventures of Charlie Brown and Snoopy during Halloween. The Charlie Brown movies are all timeless but “It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown” might be one of the best. With it only being 25 min...

Netflix’s newest original series shows darkest side of high school politics

Netflix’s newest original series shows darkest side of high school politics

Karina Rower, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

“The Politician is a comedy about moxie, ambition, and getting what you want at all costs. But for those who struggle with their mental health, some elements may be disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.”     This ominous warning is how the first episode is opened, warning...

“Tall Girl”: Netflix repeat

“Tall Girl”: Netflix repeat

Sydney McCrone, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2019

You think your life is hard? This girl is wearing size 13 Nikes - men's size 13 Nikes.  “Tall Girl” is the new Netflix original movie spiraling over with teens buzzing on their opinions. Just like when “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” hit the platform, this movie has girls obsessin...

Spooky scary lions

Kylie Zeman, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2019

How do you maximize the amount of candy you can get in one night? With little time and dark skies, planning out your route and maybe a costume change or two is key to getting pillowcases-full on Halloween. If you want students advice on how to get the max amount of candy, as well as other Halloween fun,...

Three reasons ‘Euphoria’ was the show of the summer

Three reasons ‘Euphoria’ was the show of the summer

Paige Rodriguez, Arts and Culture Editor

October 12, 2019

As we settle into the fall season and daylight savings draws near, we reminisce about the great things that happened this summer. So how could we do that without mentioning the new HBO hit show, "Euphoria?" Its dreamlike film style and bold makeup looks were an aesthetic that attracted an audience; con...

Hottest movies of the summer

Matthew Udell, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2019

Every summer, some of the hottest movies of the year are produced. With the new school year coming around, it’s easy to get lost in the newfound responsibilities and forget about the future classics that were produced, so it is good to recap the most popular movies of the summer, according to the st...

Harry Potter day returns to West Linn Library

Harry Potter day returns to West Linn Library

Makayla DeFrancisco, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2019

Harry Potter fans have the chance to congregate at an event hosted by the West Linn Library and the McLean House on River Street. The event, known as Harry Potter Day, will take place on Sept. 25, for kids and teens aged 5-18 years old. It is from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., giving fans lots of time to enjoy ...

The Beach Boys’ lost masterpiece

The Beach Boys’ lost masterpiece

Remy Gottschling, Coverage Editor

September 19, 2019

“Brian’s Back!” As an avid music fan, when I hear the words “Beach Boys” and “Lost Masterpiece”, my mind automatically goes to the infamous “Smile” project that fell apart in 1967, that would ultimately end up sinking the band itself in the middle of their prime. The Beach Boys dis...

‘It Chapter Two’

‘It Chapter Two’

Zoe Barnett, People Editor

September 17, 2019

On Friday Sept. 6, “It Chapter Two” was released into theaters. The beloved “It” franchise is insensitive to audiences who struggle with the issues talked about.  The scenes I thought could have been better portrayed because of their sensitive material was in the opening scene a gay cou...

Spider-Man departs from Disney Studios

Spider-Man departs from Disney Studios

Gillian McMahon, Design Editor

September 16, 2019

It came as a surprise on Aug. 20 when Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige announced that Spider-Man would no longer be apart of their cinematic universe. Fans everywhere were left with broken hearts as they wondered what the future would be now for their favorite web shooter. Tom Holland’s Spider-Man...

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