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More Than Just Taylor Swift

More Than Just Taylor Swift

Julia Aleo, Writer

September 21, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Pop Culture, Trending Now

Taylor Swift’s 1989 World Tour has been captivating the nation since the opening night on May 5 in Tokyo, Japan. The vibrant 2 hour show that Swift puts on has caught the eye of many- including other celebrities. Since June, Swift has invited a special guest on stage with her almost every night...

A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Sequel?

A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Sequel?

Briana Bowers, Writer

September 18, 2015


Filed under Pop Culture, Trending Now

After more than 50 years since the original Mary Poppins movie came out, Disney has announced a sequel in the works. The studio plans to team up with its Into the Woods partners, including director Rob Marshall, to reboot this classic animation with a live-action musical counterpart. According to insiders, the ...

Pop Pope?

Pop Pope?

Annalisa Leite, World News Editor

April 17, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Current News, Pop Culture, Trending Now

Pope Francis is continuing to make people smile whenever they hear his name. Instead of a homily or a new Catholic Church initiative, Pope Francis is reaching out to all people of every religion with one thing that all people have a love for; music. Pope Francis has collaborated in making a pop song...

9 Films Every Journalist Needs to Watch

9 Films Every Journalist Needs to Watch

Jamie Galyas, Writer/ Feature Editor

January 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Pop Culture

Whether they are an aspiring journalist, a writer for the school newspaper or working at a major publication. Every passionate journalist should watch the films on this list. (List is in no particular order)       Shattered Glass- 2003- Hayden Christensen, Hank Azaria This film, based on a ...

Oscar Nominations 2015

Oscar Nominations 2015

Caroline McFarland, Writer / Pop Culture Editor

January 21, 2015


Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

It’s that time of the year again. The Oscar Nominations have been announced, leaving us shocked by some and ecstatic by others. “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” directed by Wes Anderson, scored a total of nine nominations. Alejandro González Iñárritu’s “Birdman” tied with nine nominations...

Hollywood’s Golden Night

Hollywood’s Golden Night

Jessica Ventura, Writer/Editor

January 20, 2015


Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

It’s often described as Hollywood’s craziest event, and on Sunday night, the 72nd annual Golden Globes lived up to its name as movie and television royals merged with critic’s favorites and newcomers alike. For the third and seemingly last time, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler took the Golden Globes sta...

Top Five to Watch List

Top Five to Watch List

Alyson Mandato, Writer

January 14, 2015


Filed under Pop Culture

The Lady Lancer’s 5’9 point guard Kelly Campbell is a hard worker on and off the court. This year she was recognized for all her hard work and made it into the Top Five to Watch List in the Shore. “I have spent countless hours in the gym and for all my hard work finally starting to pay off and...

Biggest Songs of 2014

Biggest Songs of 2014

Brendan Squitieri, Writer

December 17, 2014


Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Pop Culture

2014 has been a great year for music. The radios were overflowing with new artists and hit songs. Based on popularity, number of singles sold on iTunes, and chart position on Billboard, here are the top 10 songs of 2014.   10. Tove Lo: Habits (Stay High) Tove Lo is a Swedish artist that w...

2014 AMA’s Brought the House Down

2014 AMA’s Brought the House Down

Jessica Ventura, Writer/Editor

December 6, 2014


Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Pop Culture

It was a sizzling hot night in Los Angeles on November 23, and we’re not talking about the climate. The 2014 American Music Awards took place at the Staples Center in downtown LA, which gave fans and audiences plenty of fierce performances and fiery fashions to obsess over. Pitbull, who returned...

Five Best Moments from the AMAs

Five Best Moments from the AMAs

Caroline McFarland, Writer / Pop Culture Editor

December 1, 2014


Filed under Pop Culture

The 2014 American Music Awards left us in awe. From the captivating performances to the amazing award winners, the show was practically flawless. If you didn’t get a chance to watch it on Nov. 23, though, here is a list of the five best moments from the AMAs.   Blank Space I’m sure you’ve hea...

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