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Newest Version Of Sherlock Holmes Dissapoints

Newest Version Of Sherlock Holmes Dissapoints

Danielle Nugent, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

Etan Cohen’s comedic film, Holmes and Watson, is based on the story of the fictional character Sherlock Holmes but has been made into somewhat of a parody. Detective Sherlock Holmes (Will Ferrell) and his best friend/sidekick Dr. John Watson (John C. Reilly) are assigned to a case that involves ca...

Book Review: The Name of the Wind

Book Review: The Name of the Wind

Zoie Chan, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019


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Enjoy the fiction genre and are eagerly anticipating the last season of Game of Thrones? Utilize that time staring at the season eight countdown timer to read another series whose final installment can’t come quickly enough: The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss. Although the size of the no...

Why Netflix is the Beginning of the End for Network Television

Why Netflix is the Beginning of the End for Network Television

Rose Gallagher, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase, Uncategorized

Have you heard everyone talking about that new movie on Netflix? Probably, because Netflix is now overruling television providers all over the world by offering various features that TV providers do not give to their audiences. This phenomenon is catching many eyes and wallets, as it is also very inexpensive....

“Mary Poppins” Sequel Does the Original Justice

“Mary Poppins” Sequel Does the Original Justice

Eva Allsion, Staff Writer

January 23, 2019


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Mary Poppins Returns, the sequel to Disney’s original Mary Poppins, interweaves both Mary’s classic charm and the two Banks children into an enchanting new story. Taking place in the height of the Great Depression, Michael Banks (Ben Whishaw) and Jane Banks (Emily Mortimer) return to the screen, no...

Black Mirror’s “Bandersnatch” Review

Black Mirror’s “Bandersnatch” Review

Isabella Garcia

January 18, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

Disclaimer: the following review contains insights on the mechanics of how the game works and may or may not spoil the experience for a potential viewer. It does NOT contain major plot spoilers.   One of Netflix’s most recent original releases, Bandersnatch, written by the creator of Black ...

On the Basis of Sex: How Ruth Bader Ginsberg overcame years of gender inequality

On the Basis of Sex: How Ruth Bader Ginsberg overcame years of gender inequality

Zoie Chan, staff writer

January 17, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

On the Basis of Sex is a movie that covers Ruth Bader Ginsberg’s journey through her career as an attorney to overturn a century’s worth of gender inequality. It follows her through her time at Harvard Law School to her first case regarding sex-based discrimination, showcasing her hardships throu...

Senior Scenes opening weekend deemed a success

Senior Scenes opening weekend deemed a success

Yasmin Reyes, staff writer

January 16, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

After months of hard work, the Strawberry Hill Players proudly presented their 20th Senior Scenes. The annual show is comprised of scenes taken from plays and is directed by the senior members of the SHP and each scene is performed by no more than four underclassmen. This year the show featured sev...

Bands to Add to Your Playlists

Bands to Add to Your Playlists

Danielle Forrest, staff writer

January 10, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

Don’t you hate constantly listening to the same music and when trying to find new music, never knowing where to look? I definitely can relate. I’ve spent so many hours constantly looking for new music to add to my playlist. If you want to try listening to a new music genre or just need some new ban...

SHS Hosts Annual SHS Talent Show

SHS Hosts Annual SHS Talent Show

December 13, 2018


Filed under Arts, Showcase, Uncategorized, Videos

Enjoy the SHS Talent Show Full Performances Below:

Students Reflect on Stan Lee’s Passing

Students Reflect on Stan Lee’s Passing

Jordan Mendez, Reporter

December 3, 2018


Filed under Arts, Showcase, Videos

In the wake of Marvel Comics founder Stan Lee's death on November 12, 2018, reporter Jordan Mendez asks students how his work impacted them.

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