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UCONN MBB (photo edited in canva)

UCONN saving brackets

Dillon Tufts, Executive Sports Editor
April 9, 2024

At the start of the March Madness tournament, I was excited to see how well it would compare to others, but that started just as fast as it ended. My bracket was done after the first game, and it really...

In Frank Oceans song White Ferrari describes his emotional journey as he is getting over the loss of his brother (Photo released by Three Six Zero Entertainment).

Frank Ocean’s ‘White Ferrari’: a lyrical journey of personal loss

Braedon Raduazzo, Reporter
February 12, 2024

In music, certain songs transcend mere entertainment and become powerful vessels of personal expression. Frank Ocean's song "White Ferrari" stands as an emotional testament to the artist's journey through...

The New York Times Games app has been growing in popularity and making Connections with people all over the world. (Photo property of The New York Times).

The New York Times makes connections through word games

If you are a fellow journalist or a problem-solver you will love this app.
Emma Desrosiers, Assistant Editor-in-Chief
January 23, 2024

Brain games are in for 2024. That’s right. No more time wasted on apps that draw bored teenagers in with their mindless scrolling and forgettable content. Say goodbye to the mundane and done before media...


The ‘juicy’ details of the Watermelon game are delicous

Students in LHS walk the halls with their eyes drawn to their phones because they cannot get distracted by anything except the "Watermelon" game.
Lindsey Hodkinson and Kelsey Sweet
January 5, 2024

A student is slumped down in her chair, the hypnotic drone of a teacher lulling her brain to exhaustion. As her attention drifts away from finding the causes of the American Civil War, she reaches slowly...

Coriolanus Snow (Tom Blyth) and Lucy Gray Baird (Rachel Ziegler) in the Hunger Games arena. (Photo property of Color Force Studio).

‘The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes’ drops Easter eggs for OG ‘Hunger Games’ fans

Michaela Horan, Copy Chief
November 30, 2023

Disclaimer: this review will contain spoilers Now that I’ve seen the Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes twice, I can confidently say that it lived up to the hype as well as my expectations as a long time...

(Designed in Canva by Kelly Egan)

Festive movies without the fright

Not a fan of scary films? There are plenty of movies to watch during the halloween season that won't keep you up at night.
Michaela Horan, Copy Chief
October 7, 2023

Now that it's officially Halloween season, the time for horror movie watching has begun. Although, not everyone can stomach the creepy gorey jumpscares that come with a lot of classic Halloween films. Good...

Views from the crowd as Greg Gonzalez preforms to Boston.

When we traveled to MGM Music Hall in Boston

J2 editors Morgan Laczynski, Hanna Carroll and Lizzie Sosa take a trip to Fenway in Boston to see the band Cigarettes after Sex.
Morgan Laczynski, Fashion Editor
September 13, 2023

The Friday night jiggers really set in place as juniors Hanna Carroll, Lizzie Sosa, and I [Morgan Laczynski] saw the most soothing concert we’ve ever seen.  As we made our way to MGM Music Hall...

Barbie movie poster. (Fair use photo)

Greta Gerwig’s Barbie makes lasting impact when it hits theaters

Michaela Horan and Emma Desrosiers
September 12, 2023

This summer, it was confirmed by many major news sources—including CNN and the Wall Street Journal—that a blonde everybody knows is balancing the economy in the USA. This famous blonde made a huge...

Mia and Sebastian on the La La Land poster. (Fair use image from Warner Bros. Studios)

Why everyone should watch ‘La La Land’

Michaela Horan, Copy Chief
January 11, 2023

As the camera pans down to a crowded highway, the cacophony of beeping horns and angry cars filling your ears. The seemingly mundane experience then shifts into an up-tempo opening number, and the viewer...

What needs to be expressed: this is the best Christmas movie

What needs to be expressed: this is the best Christmas movie

Kelly Egan, Editor-in-Chief
December 22, 2022

The day every elementary school student waits for has finally come: the last day of school before winter break. The anticipation for this day has been skyrocketing since the teachers asked who wants to...

Taylor Swift releases her 10th studio album entitled Midnights. This is the first album of entirely new music Swift has released since 2020.

Taylor Swift proves she’s a “Mastermind” with her tenth studio album

Michaela Horan, Kelly Egan, and Emma Desrosiers
October 28, 2022

She’s broken more records than countable over her sixteen years in the public eye. She’s been categorized in various genres throughout the years, some including country, pop, rock, and more. Lately,...

The spooky season is here, and the penultimate question arises: whats the best Halloween movie?

It’s no ‘Hocus Pocus’ that it’s the best Halloween movie

Makenna True, Editor in Chief
October 18, 2022

There is simply nothing like fall. The changing of the leaves, the crisp cool air blowing by, and the sudden uptick in sweatshirt prices are all indications that the best time of the year is upon us. However,...

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