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Marvel Introduces Captain Marvel

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By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

April 2, 2019

To the excitement of fans the newest superhero, Captain Marvel, has arrived. Captain Marvel has a superstar cast with many widely known Hollywood stars, including Brie Larson, who plays Carol Danvers, the main protagonist; Samuel L. Jackson, who plays a young Nick Fury; and Jude Law, who plays Y...

Suncity: a Diverse Collection

Suncity: a Diverse Collection

By: Regan O'Brien, Reporter

November 28, 2018

Pop/R&B music artist Khalid has been rising up the song charts these past few years. With his first single, Location, Khalid was able to hit the Billboard’s top ten for Hot R&B songs. His first album, American Teen, was released later in March of 2017, boosting him to become one of the most p...

Reacting to Relaxing

Reacting to Relaxing

By: Corinne Condos, Reporter

April 25, 2018

Freeman Revitalizing Peel-Off Mask with Pomegranate + Peptides 4 stars Price: $7.99 Locations: Ulta Beauty, Sally Beauty, Walmart This product was a little messy to put on, it stayed on my fingers and was hard to wash off. When I peeled it off there were little pieces on my face that were annoying...

Battle of the State Parks

Battle of the State Parks

By: Gabrielle Faletto and KT Mattern

April 16, 2018

Looking for fun activities to do with friends or family when the weather is nice? Living in the Chicagoland, finding an outdoor place to hike and explore that is not just flat and boring can be tough. With summer right around the corner, visiting some of Illinois best state parks that offer waterfal...

Choices to Satisfy all Tastebuds

Choices to Satisfy all Tastebuds

By: KT Mattern, Editor

March 29, 2018

Acting as a timeless food stamp at birthday parties, graduation and just about any kind of celebration, cake has been the perfect dash of sweet for special occasions. Nothing Bundt Cakes takes the classic recipe to a whole other level. Trading in the square look, they shape their cakes in a ring, a...

Summer Sunrise Mixed with Post-Emo Vibes

Summer Sunrise Mixed with Post-Emo Vibes

By: Abril Salinas, Editor

March 28, 2018

When hearing the name “Hippo Campus” some might think of the seahorse-shaped part of the brain that processes long and short-term memory, but it's also the name of a band. With members Jake Luppen, Nathan Stocker, Zach Sutton and Whistler Allen, Hippo Campus is one of the best bands of this gene...

Glamorous Personalized Surprises

Glamorous Personalized Surprises

By: Priscilla Purnell, Editor

March 28, 2018

Ipsy glam bag is the cheapest makeup subscription bag for $10. Each month a bag will included five small personalized beauty and makeup product. On average all product combined at retail will cost around $50. The first time I signed up on Ipsy.com I received 25 percent off a one year subscription. Ther...

Sushi Satisfaction

Shima's Sushi provides enjoyment through the many dishes offered.

By: Matt Cushman, Ad and Business Manager

March 27, 2018

Trying new things is always an interesting experience. Discovering whether you like a product or not can change your life, such as if you enjoy eating raw fish. Shima’s Sushi is a sushi restaurant in Wasco that serves many types of sushi from tuna to deep fried to vegetarian, you can find a type of sushi fo...

Wash Away Imperfections with SheaMoisture

Wash Away Imperfections with SheaMoisture

By: Karina Sanchez, PR/Social Media Manager

March 27, 2018

Our skin is one of the first things people see, and there is nothing I hate more than having acne for the world to see. Skin care is one of the most important things to me in order to feel confident, and thanks to Shea Moisture I can be. SheaMoisture is the legacy of Sofi Tucker who started off by...

Game Face or Relaxing Night in?

Game Face or Relaxing Night in?

By: Priscilla Purnell, Editor

March 26, 2018

Urban Decay all Nighter Makeup Spray    A recently new product Urban Decay all nighter makeup setting spray has become my all time favorite makeup setting spray. According to urbandecay.com the spray is long lasting, temperature control technology, oil free and paraben free. For the past 3 mon...

One and Done, a Quick Calorie Burner

One and Done, a Quick Calorie Burner

By: Jessica Tiv, Design and visual manager

March 22, 2018

Tired? Out of time? Trouble committing to a New Year's resolution? The 7 Quick Fit app claims it’s “all it takes to get in shape” and is a “scientifically proven, full body workout.” But is it? This app available for free on the app store provides a seven minute workout which includes 1...

December 5: Don’t be a Scrooge; Read This Review

December 5: Don't be a Scrooge; Read This Review

By: Sarah Baernklau, Reporter

December 5, 2017

The famous Christmas movie “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens has been remade countless times. There are good and bad versions of the movie., “Mickey a Christmas Carol”; “Bah, Humduck a looney toons Christmas”; “Mr Magoo a Christmas Carol”. “Mickey a Christmas Carol” is more ...

Taylor Swift’s “Reputation” Doesn’t Disappoint

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By: Amanda Malawski, Special Projects Editor

November 15, 2017

Taylor Swift is one of the biggest artists of the generation and one of the most talked about regarding celebrity feuds. Whether or not you like her, she has talent and her products sell crazy numbers. Since her transition from the innocent, country girl in 2010 with her “Speak Now” album to the ta...

Battle of the Pumpkin Patches

Battle of the Pumpkin Patches

By: Gabrielle Faletto and KT Mattern

October 27, 2017

        With the fall season in full speed ahead, many people in the Kaneland community are on the look out for the best pumpkins to carve for front door decor. Two of the most known pumpkin patches in the kaneland district include Kuipers Family Farm and the Sugar Grove Pumpkin Farm an...

Best and Worst: Scary Movies

Best and Worst: Scary Movies

By: Ashley Edwards and Madeline Hockey

October 25, 2017

The top 10 best scary Movies: The top-rated scary movie is Get Out (2017). Most recently released, “Get Out”, according to critics, was an “effective and entertaining horror/comedy thrill ride,”(Rotten Tomatoes). This movie is the story of an African American man meeting his white girlfriend's fam...