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Trick-or-Treating Showstoppers

Trick-or-Treating Showstoppers

Trinity Day, Writer/ What's Trending Editor
October 22 • 417 views
Filed under Pop Culture

Halloween is the one day of the year where everyone is supposed to become someone they are not. Sometimes it becomes difficult to come up with an original costume to make you stand out from all the other trick-or-treaters. This short list of costumes is here to spark inspiration for your best costume... Read more »

Designer to the Stars dies at age 82

Designer to the Stars dies at age 82

Stephanie Brogna, Co-Editor-in-Chief/ Photographer
October 22 • 434 views
Filed under Pop Culture

Designer to the stars, first ladies, and Emmy, Tony, and Oscar nominees, Oscar de la Renta died at the age of 82. On Monday October 20, 2014. De la Renta battled cancer for eight years but he didn't let his illness get in the way of his designing. De la Renta began his fashion designing in 1950 in... Read more »

Paris Reunion

Paris Reunion

Alyson Mandato, Writer
October 21 • 434 views
Filed under Pop Culture

On Oct. 18 the cast of One Tree Hill came together in Paris for the second edition of “From Wilmington to Paris,” a convention that helps prove the everlasting popularity of the former drama One Tree Hill. Leading ladies Sophia Bush (Brooke Davis,) Hilarie Burton (Peyton Sawyer) and Bethany Joy L... Read more »

Blackfish Causes a “Whale” of a Problem for Seaworld

Blackfish Causes a “Whale” of a Problem for Seaworld

Annalisa Leite, WorldWide News Editor
October 19 • 1,078 views
Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

July 19, 2013 was the day that SeaWorld Orlando, San Diego, and San Antonio began to experience some issues. A documentary called Blackfish first premiered in New York, focusing on what happens behind the scenes of SeaWorld and their supposed cruelty to animals. Soon picked up by CNN and Magnolia films,... Read more »

Pop Culture Halloween Costumes

Pop Culture Halloween Costumes

Caroline McFarland, Writer / Pop Culture Editor
October 19 • 696 views
Filed under Features, Pop Culture

This year was an absolutely crazy year in pop culture news. From the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s wedding, 2014 is a year that will not be forgotten. But it isn’t over yet! Halloween is just around the corner. So if dressing up for Halloween is still your thing, why... Read more »

A Dancing Lawsuit

A Dancing Lawsuit

Jessica Ventura, Writer/Editor
October 17 • 830 views
Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

Like mother, like daughter. Almost one year after former “Dance Moms” star Kelly Hyland filed a suit against Abby Lee Miller affirming assault, her daughter and co-star, dancer Paige Hyland, is prepared to go up against the ALDC teacher in court. Paige, 13, who was dismissed from Miller's Pittsburgh... Read more »

Taylor Swift’s Exclusive Listening Session

Taylor Swift’s Exclusive Listening Session

Julia Aleo, Writer
October 14 • 1,135 views
Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Pop Culture

When the phone rang on Wednesday, October 1, this was the last thing I was expecting. The person on the other end of the phone claimed to work for taylorswift.com, and wanted to invite me to a secret event on Friday, October 3.  She would not tell me what we were doing, but just explained it would... Read more »

The Concert for Valor

The Concert for Valor

Jamie Galyas, Writer/ Feature Editor
October 10 • 674 views
Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Current News, Pop Culture

On Oct. 2, HBO and Starbucks announced there will be a Veteran’s Day concert held at the Mall in Washington D.C on Nov. 11. This event is titled “The Concert for Valor,” and it will feature musical acts such as Bruce Springsteen, Metallica, Eminem, Rihanna, Dave Grohl, Zac Brown Band, Carrie Underwood,... Read more »

George Clooney Gets Married

George Clooney Gets Married

Caroline McFarland, Writer / Pop Culture Editor
October 3 • 577 views
Filed under Pop Culture

It’s official. George Clooney married Amal Alamuddin this past weekend on Saturday, Sept. 27, in Venice, Italy! Clooney recently revealed that he and Alamuddin first met in Italy. The couple has already been around the world together, with destinations including Tanzania and Mexico. On April... Read more »

40 Years of Comedy

40 Years of Comedy

Jamie Galyas, Writer/ Feature Editor
October 2 • 542 views
Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

"Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!” The words fans have been hearing every Saturday from the first time they tuned in.  Famous for its classic sketches and hilarious actors SNL is celebrating its 40 anniversary this year. Last Saturday SNL sure started off the season right with their special... Read more »

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