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Scary movie recommendations

HORROR MOVIE REACTION: Seniors Jerral Agbayani and Jaeden Callender are watching the trailer for the Blair Witch Project (1999). Agbayani said “This is the scariest thing I’ve seen since Instagram shut down yesterday.” Callender said “I’m so glad Jerral is here to protect me.” Although these students were pretty scared, they recommend this movie. Article and photo by Grace Payne The Halloween season is upon us, which means it is time to break out the scary movies. There are so many options, but which horror flick should you

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Opinion: Why horror games are better than horror movies

HORROR GAMES VS. HORROR MOVIES: The “W, A, S, D” buttons are commonly used to control movement in video games. Horror movies are becoming blander and more boring. Horror video games, however, are becoming a better and more reliable source of entertainment that will sure to get you ready for Halloween! Article and photo by Emily Lasley As horror movies get more and more bland, the horror game genre is growing. In this article, I will be giving some of my personal favorite horror games, and my experiences with them.
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The 28th annual ArtQuest showcase

RETURN TO THE STAGE. ArtQuest levels 2 and 3 perform Theatre in Motion, their take on the Suzuki method created by avant-garde director Tadashi Suzuki. Madelaine Williams (12, center) explained the significance of the performance, saying that it “represented the trials that we’ve gone through this past year with illness and separation.” Performing Theatre in Motion is a fall ArtQuest Showcase tradition that students were happy to bring back this year. Article and Photo by Molly MurpheyArtQuest put on their annual fall showcase on

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In midst of ‘Inktober’ controversy, artists find alternatives

PLAGIARISM CONTROVERSY. Artists of varying media are troubled when Jake Parker, the creator, and owner of Inktober- an annual drawing challenge during the month of October- sparked some copyright issues and is accused of plagiarizing Alphonso Dunn’s book, “Pen & Ink Drawing” (2016), leading to many debates and alternatives to this upcoming year.Article, Photo, and Art by Emily Lasley Inktober is a worldwide ink drawing event for artists of many media to participate in. This annual event was loved and anticipated by many,

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Album Recommendations for September

AMUSING ADVISABLE ALBUMS. Music and melodies can be heard internationally, all with their own creative signatures and variety. New and old albums are being perceived constantly. I arranged a few albums I would recommend to other people, based on feelings or emotions an individual can identify with. Article and photo by Emily Lasley Fabulous Albums Music: loved by a mass of individuals far and wide, takes the hearts of content creators such as Billie Eilish, Micheal Jackson and The Weekend. Music is exceptionally diverse

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Bibliomania Captivates with Horror and Surprise

THE MAIN CHARACTER IN FRONT OF SMALL MOMENTS IN BIBLIOMANIA. The character depicted is named Alice and was created by Ooboru and Macchiro as part of Bibliomania.This image was made from manga panels, as a sort of collage, to show some of the intrigue of the manga in a unique way. Alice is part one of the few characters in manga who shows the ways obsession can ruin. Not only that, but it delves into the way this obsession can affect others and the different ways it manifests.  Image by Mary Jane Alexander. Bibliomania is an

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Bo Burnham’s “Inside” Mix Of Comedy and Music

VIEWING “INSIDE” INSIDE A CLASS. Christine Bell (left, 12) and Conor Grace (right, 12) watch Bo Burnham’s Netflix comedy special, “Inside” during their free period. “You don’t get bored of it because there’s constantly something new,” said Grace while watching the hour and a half film for yet another time. The musical comedy show, shot and edited over the course of a year amidst quarantine, features laughable and relatable songs that have resonated with many youths and helped put the experience of many during COVID into the

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Sonoma County Theaters Reopen As Restrictions Are Lifted

The Roxy theater is back in the swing of things after over a year of being closed. Reopening at half capacity while we remain in the orange tier, showing Godzilla vs Kong, Voyagers, City of Lies, Tom and Jerry and many more. Article & Photo By: Spencer Page The release of many movies has been delayed due to theaters not being able to be open as a result of the pandemic. However, as the number of cases go down each week in Sonoma County, theaters are starting to reopen and those movies will start to go into

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Best Rom-Coms To Watch

Most people have a favorite rom-com that they like to watch over and over again. A freshman named Abby Mills wrote that her favorite romantic comedy is “The Holiday.” Who doesn’t enjoy a good Christmas rom-com? Article & Photo By: Tatiana Newman Romantic comedies, also known as rom-coms, are some of the most popular movies. You can watch them any time. Whether you’re celebrating, mourning, feeling happy, sad, or something else entirely, romantic comedies are always perfect for the occasion. Here are some of the best

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Tops Picks For Reality TV Shows

Time to binge! About to watch the first season of ‘Ink Masters’ on Netflix. There are only two seasons out of the six produced. “I absolutely love the show, it is really cool to see what these artists come up with in such a short amount of time,” said Destyni Hayes. Article & Photo By: Destyni Hayes Since the beginning of quarantine, streaming services have gotten much more attention with shows like Grey's Anatomy and Pen15 getting a lot of recognition. However, since then many other shows have been released. Here is a

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