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Breaking Bread: Panera Bread is great for any meal

Breaking Bread: Panera Bread is great for any meal

Rebecca McCain, Reporter

May 26, 2017


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Known for their fresh breads made daily, delicious soup and salad deals and one-of a kind sandwiches, Panera Bread is a unique cafe that has a variety of different options for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Located just by Chick-Fil-A and Target off of Auto Parkway, Panera Bread has a quiet, coffee shop ...

Seeing Purple: Fall Out Boy Teases Seventh Studio Album

Seeing Purple: Fall Out Boy Teases Seventh Studio Album

Rachel Howard, Reporter

May 10, 2017


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April 27 was a quiet Thursday like any other. Jaded students and teens at CAHS and across the country studied anxiously for AP exams and slogged through the end-of-the-year lethargy, unaware of the “tweetstorm” about to ensue. It was on that day that Fall Out Boy unleashed “Young and Menace,” th...

‘Beauty and the Beast’: A Tale as Old as Time — With Some Twists

‘Beauty and the Beast’: A Tale as Old as Time — With Some Twists

Rebecca Campbell, Reporter

March 28, 2017


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Was this movie a beauty or a beast? While it got mixed reviews, many critics enjoyed the revamped portrayal of a tale as old as time. Many watchers, including me, were very impressed with Emma Watson. The standard has been set high for her since her famous role as Hermione in “Harry Potter.” Watson’s...

Don’t Pass Up “Passengers”

Don’t Pass Up “Passengers”

Rebecca Campbell, Reporter

February 14, 2017


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What would you do if you were forced to choose between living a selfless but lonely life, or a selfish but fulfilling life? Protagonist Jim Preston, played by Chris Pratt, is faced with this choice in “Passengers.”  He can either spend the entirety of his life alone, or he can bring someone else in...

‘A Man Called Ove’ (and a Reviewer Named Danielle)

‘A Man Called Ove’ (and a Reviewer Named Danielle)

Danielle Pigeon, Reporter

February 2, 2017


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"A Man Called Ove" is a great read with both humor and character development.

Ooh La La—Land

Ooh La La—Land

Lindsey Keith, Reporter

January 20, 2017


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“La La Land” effortlessly infuses old-fashioned Hollywood with retro and whimsical aspects to create a timeless era. Aspiring actress Mia and musician Sebastian pursue their dream careers, finding themselves in the crossroads of making it big. The movie successfully captures the glamour of Hollywo...

In the Closet

In the Closet

Anna Davis, Reporter

January 19, 2017


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For CAHS students searching for new things to do near the school, Plato’s Closet is a store often overlooked. Plato’s Closet is a high-quality used clothing store that pays people to bring in their old, (but gently-used) clothing. Located on West Valley Parkway, the store is very close to the scho...

A Good Habit

A Good Habit

Gabe Senter, Reporter

January 18, 2017


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Coming off of the San Marcos Boulevard exit, the first thing you notice is the ambrosial smells of all the restaurants nearby such as Phil’s BBQ, In-N-Out, Chick-Fil-A and Slater's 50/50. Because it is tucked away, not many people notice The Habit immediately. With 147 locations  across the United State...

‘Fantastic Beasts’: a Wonderful Portkey to the Wizarding World

‘Fantastic Beasts’: a Wonderful Portkey to the Wizarding World

Elizabeth Reimann, Reporter

December 9, 2016


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The Harry Potter universe has always been dear to my heart. Even as a toddler, I was an avid fan. After hearing “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” was to be made into a movie, I hoped to become a fan of that as well. “Fantastic Beasts” is a whimsical and captivating escape int...

‘Stranger Things’ Proves its Worth—and Then Some

‘Stranger Things’ Proves its Worth—and Then Some

Brigid Ambuul, Reporter

October 11, 2016


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I wouldn’t normally consider myself a crowd follower. It’s not a protest against modernization; I simply find little interest in passing fads. However, when it comes to Netflix’s summer hit “Stranger Things,” I’m glad I decided to try it this one out for myself. Just weeks after its d...

‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children’ Soars Above Expectations

‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children’ Soars Above Expectations

Emily Farren, Reporter

October 7, 2016


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“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” introduces you to the wonderful realm of the Peculiars, people gifted with incredible abilities. The movie follows the journey of a teenager named Jacob Portman after the unusual death of his grandfather, Abraham Portman. Because of a promise he made to his late grandfather, Jacob travels to Cairnholm, a Welsh island, with his father. There he discovers the peculiar children, their headmistress, Miss Peregrine and the children’s home from Abe’s bedtime stories.

BBC’s “Consulting Detective”

BBC’s “Consulting Detective”

Danielle Weston, reporter

June 7, 2016


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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote four novels and 56 short stories about one very specific man, a man still quoted and remembered to this day: Mister Sherlock Holmes, the cold, calculating scientist lost in his brain palace. He is joined by his companion Dr. John Watson, a medical doctor and survivor of ...

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