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It’s A Wonderful Life: The Classic Christmas Movie

It’s A Wonderful Life: The Classic Christmas Movie

Anna Dunn and Hannah McCarron

December 12, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

It’s a Wonderful Life is a classic Christmas movie that teaches an important lesson about how good deeds can impact the world around you.   The main character of the film, George Bailey, grows up in a town called Bedford Falls. A friendly and lively man, George helps out members of his communit...

Widows Movie Review

Widows Movie Review

Caity Dawes, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Movies, OPINION, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

Widows, directed by Steve McQueen, is a clever, thrilling heist movie that always keeps the viewer on their toes. This plot is always two steps ahead of the viewers, and the acting is all around Oscar worthy. All in all, the movie gives two hours of action-packed viewing that will keep you entertained...

Is Cyber Monday > Black Friday?

Is Cyber Monday > Black Friday?

Erin McIndoe, Managing Editor

November 29, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Picture this--it is Thanksgiving day, and families across America have just finished their feasts. As soon as they are done, mothers, fathers, aunts, uncles, grandparents and children galore rush to the mall to begin working off all those calories in a form of exercise some people like to call shoppi...

Preserving Classic Cinema: 10 Movies to Watch Before You Die

Preserving Classic Cinema: 10 Movies to Watch Before You Die

Amelia Mendes, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Movies, OPINION, SHOWCASE, STUDENT LIFE

Marlon Brando screaming “Stella!” in Streetcar Named Desire. Al Pacino becoming The Godfather. Scarlett O’Hara “never being hungry again” in Gone With the Wind. Sylvester Stallone calling out “Adrian!” at the end of Rocky. Sound familiar? These references are timeless quotes and unforgettable moments from cinema that we shou...

Is It Too Early for Christmas Music?

Is It Too Early for Christmas Music?

Anna Dunn and Caity Dawes

November 14, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

The beginning of November is the beginning of Christmas season for a choice few, but for others the celebration waits until after Thanksgiving.  Nowadays, the music starts playing as soon as Halloween ends. We went around and asked Green Hope students and teachers for their opinions on this pressing...

Firmoo For You!

Firmoo For You!

Audrey Compiano and Kaia Patel

November 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

What is Firmoo? Firmoo is an affordable, online glasses company that sells stylish frames in multiple shapes and colors. In addition to their reasonable prices, they tend to have frequent promotions that knocks down the price even further. Firmoo is accessible to a wide variety of countries. They m...

Green Hope Should Install Water Bottle Filling Stations

Green Hope Should Install Water Bottle Filling Stations

Geoffrey Dean, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

It’s 1:15 PM. It’s fourth period.  One hour remains in the long, exhausting school day.  Your tongue is dry, and you feel a headache coming on.  You reach for your water bottle, hoping to get a cool, refreshing sip of water.  It’s empty. Tipping the bottle back, you attempt to dislodge the las...

Ariana Grande’s “Thank U, Next” Song Review

Ariana Grande’s “Thank U, Next” Song Review

Kaia Patel, Opinion Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Ariana Grande has done it again. She released a diss track that will go down in history, entitled, “Thank U, Next.” Grande released the song just 30 minutes before this past Saturday’s episode of Saturday Night Live, most likely as a retort to SNL comedian, Pete Davidson. “Thank u, Next,” is a li...

Socks with Crocs: Bop or Flop?

Socks with Crocs: Bop or Flop?

Anna Dunn, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

The other day I was walking through the commons at lunch and I happened to look down.  When I did, I was appalled. I saw at least twenty people wearing sock with their Crocs.  I can answer the question, a bop or a flop very easily: flop. However, a vast majority of the students at Green Hope seemed ...

A Cinderella Story Movie Review

A Cinderella Story Movie Review

Anna Dunn, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under OPINION

Although some to think the end of Halloween means Christmas, the spooky season is still in the air.  While everyone focuses on the horror movies and the thrillers, they all conveniently forget about the movie with the greatest Halloween party scene: A Cinderella Story.  Austin, played by Chad Michael Murray ...

The Migrant Caravan Approaches

The Migrant Caravan Approaches

Alex Price, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

As the 7,000 migrants approach the Mexico-United States border, the fear-mongering campaign led by President Donald Trump is ramping up. With less than a week left until the midterms, the Republicans have really been getting in the Halloween spirit, making up scary stories of terrorists in the caravan. I...

Why Gilmore Girls is the Best Show to Watch During the Fall

Why Gilmore Girls is the Best Show to Watch During the Fall

Caity Dawes and Kaia Patel

November 1, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

When the leaves start changing color, the air feels cool and breezy, the smell of pumpkin spice and apples are in the air, it only means one thing… Gilmore Girls. Gilmore Girls, aka the epitome of fall, is a comedy-drama TV series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, starring caffeine-addicted mot...

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