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Perfect Gift Ideas For The Holidays

Hani Mohamed and Gregory Richardson, Reporters

December 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community

The holidays are coming up so we all know that depending on who the receiving the gift that the price range is partial. Depending on who the gift is for you create a set price. Also depending on who it is, you choose specific things for people,we wouldn't want to give an older brother a barbie doll....

“Green Book” rolls into theaters just in time for the Holiday Season

“Green Book” rolls into theaters just in time for the Holiday Season

Xavier Rhone, Reporter / Social Media Coordinator

December 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Music

The historically-inspired dramatic comedy "Green Book" tells the story of an African-American pianist, Dr. Don Shirley, on a concert tour of the Jim Crow era Deep South. Shirley enlists the help of slick-talking Italian nightclub bouncer, Tony Lip, for protection on his tour. As the two polar opposites...

Excelsior! Remembering the Marvelous Career and Life of Stan Lee

Excelsior! Remembering the Marvelous Career and Life of Stan Lee

Xavier Rhone, Reporter / Social Media Coordinator

November 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books, Movies

Comic book author and creator of characters such as Spider-Man, Thor, Black Panther, Iron Man and the X-Men, Stan Lee, passed away on Nov. 12 at the age of 95. Stanley Martin Leiber was born to Romanian-Jewish immigrant parents in New York City on December 28, 1922. In his teens, Leiber got his fi...

Fall. Get back up. ‘Mid90s’ review

Fall. Get back up. ‘Mid90s’ review

Xavier Rhone, Reporter / Social Media Coordinator

November 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Movies, Opinion, Showcase

"Mid90s" is a coming-of-age tale about friendship and self discovery, chalk-full of nostalgia and cultural references. The film is actor Jonah Hill's first feature length film and presents an authentic portrait of the realities of peer pressure, adolescent curiosity, burgeoning dreams and insecurity, set i...

September Food Review: Cajun King

September Food Review: Cajun King

Dylan DelCol, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Restaurants

We were greeted by a shower of green, gold and purple Mardi Gras beads when we stepped in the door of Cajun King, a Louisiana-style buffet restaurant located at 5816 NW 63rd St. Cajun King has been a staple of southern soul food and Cajun food for years, offering a buffet-style experience ($11.99),...

Two students selected for regional honor orchestra

Dylan DelCol, Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, HCP News, Music, Showcase

Two HCP Juniors, Victor Nguyen and Jackson Burnette, have been chosen for 6th violin chair and 1st bass chair from a regional pool of competitors for the annual North Central Honor Orchestra (NCHO). They have been attending the honor orchestra for five years running, increasing in placement each year. Nguyen...

Bullseye! ‘Daredevil’ Season 3 hits the mark with critics and fans alike

Bullseye! ‘Daredevil’ Season 3 hits the mark with critics and fans alike

Xavier Rhone, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Opinion, Showcase

Marvel's "Daredevil" returned to Netflix users' screens throughout the world with its third installation on October 19, drawing inspiration heavily from the 1986 Daredevil story "Born Again," by Frank Miller, and introduced the universe to one of Daredevil's most notorious enemies: Benjamin Poindexter,...

Soyuz Launch to international Space Station Ends in Booster Failure

Dylan DelCol, Reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Technology

Thursday morning's crewed flight to the international space station ended in a rare failure of the Soyuz FG rocket which routinely carries supply and crew missions to the ISS. The launch appeared to be going well when, approximately two minutes into the flight, an unspecified error occurred while tran...

‘Venom’ rips the heads off of October box office records, despite lackluster critical reception

‘Venom’ rips the heads off of October box office records, despite lackluster critical reception

Xavier Rhone, Reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Opinion, Showcase

Tom Hardy ("Mad Max: Fury Road," "The Dark Knight Rises," "Inception") and Michelle Williams ("Shutter Island," "The Greatest Showman," "Brokeback Mountain") star in Sony Marvel's first official installation to their "Spider-Verse," "Venom." Hardy stars as Eddie Brock, an investigative journalist who'...

Students, community prepare for upcoming arts festival

Nikita Lewchuk, Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, HCP News

Musicians are practicing, artists are creating and a variety of guests are preparing for a day of music, art, food and fun for the second annual Harding Charter Prep Arts Festival. The auditorium will be busy with performers from across the metro, including Jeremy Thomas, from the Jeremy Thomas Qua...

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