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“Bird Box” Portrays a Stark Outlook on Motherhood

“Bird Box” Portrays a Stark Outlook on Motherhood

Skylar Sharkey

February 3, 2019

The Netflix production “Bird Box,” directed by Susanne Bier,  has been rapidly gaining popularity among Netflix subscribers since its release on Dec. 13 of 2018. The psychological thriller stars Sandra Bullock (from “Speed”) and Sarah Paulson (from “American Horror Story”), and is actual...

What Is Up With Climate Change Denial?

What Is Up With Climate Change Denial?

February 1, 2019

The Midwest is experiencing temperatures as cold as -60 degrees Fahrenheit, and those who are not very educated on climate change will scream, “Look, it’s freezing, how could global warming be a thing!” To anyone who has done even a little bit of reading on the subject this is so incredibly dumb that...

Q/A with Junior Hadley Giovacchini

Q/A with Junior Hadley Giovacchini

Danielle Rhody

February 1, 2019

Every month, I ask a Huntley High School student or faculty 10 random questions to get to know them better. This month, I interviewed junior Hadley Giovacchini.   Q:What is your favorite color? A: Blue. Like a cobalt/royal blue. Q: What is your favorite animal? A:I like cows. Because I ...

Thrift Shopping Finds

Thrift Shopping Finds

Olivia Mack

January 31, 2019

A couple of weeks ago I went thrift shopping with our features editor, Skylar Sharkey, again. We checked out Goodwill in Huntley, as well as Sparrow's Nest in Algonquin. I found a lot of good stuff this time! Had such a great haul. I honestly think that I have a thrift shopping addiction. At Goodwill ...

“Sharp Objects” fulfills the need for a wickedly good thriller

“Sharp Objects” fulfills the need for a wickedly good thriller

Riley Murphy

January 25, 2019

One thing that I’ve learned about myself as a reader, and a professional book worm, is that I love anything and everything about thriller and suspense books. From the author’s subtle integration of hints and clues to the twists and turns around every corner of the plot- once I pick up a mystery I c...

Breaking Bread Breaks from the Norm

Breaking Bread Breaks from the Norm

Mady Borst

January 17, 2019

I was in quite an ordinary setting, surrounded by red and gray walls, pleasant lighting, and the aroma of fresh goods. I walked inside Breaking Bread, holding the same expectations as I do for every sit-in deli. After taking a look at the menu and seeing mac n’ cheese bites and a vast variety...

The Voice of Sam Moore

The Voice of Sam Moore

Jordyn Grist

December 17, 2018

Ever since his childhood, senior Sam Moore has been attached to music. Be it a choir or an ensemble, an orchestra, or even a classic rock band, the aura music emanates draws Moore in--and it won’t let go. Growing up in a musically-inclined family gave Moore his first push into the world of sound. Wit...

Clear your schedule for season three of Netflix’s “Daredevil”

Clear your schedule for season three of Netflix’s “Daredevil”

Skylar Sharkey

December 14, 2018

Netflix’s production of “Daredevil's” third season, based on the Marvel comics and created by showrunner Erik Oleson, is without a doubt the best Marvel television production yet. When the first season premiered on Netflix in 2015, viewers knew it was a game-changer for the standard superheros of ...

Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison

Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison

Austin Stadie

December 13, 2018

On Dec. 12, President Trump’s former attorney, Michael Cohen, was sentenced to three years in prison. Cohen pleaded guilty to a number of charges including lying to congress, tax evasion, and campaign finance violations. He will be reporting to prison on March 6, while also paying over $1.4 million i...

Thrifting Finds with Olivia Mack

Thrifting Finds with Olivia Mack

Olivia Mack, Doubletruck Editor

December 13, 2018

Over last weekend I went to Goodwill in Huntley with our features editor, Skylar Sharkey. This trip proved to be a lot of fun yet again, as bringing a friend along for the shopping experience is quite enjoyable for me. We both bought a few items, coming home with a bag or two filled with clothes....

Best Dressed: Kiera Nemes

Best Dressed: Kiera Nemes

Ashley Reilly

December 9, 2018

As she struts down the halls junior Kiera Nemes shows off her amazing outfit, and she feels like she’s on top of the world. “I was going for a cute and casual look,” Kiera said. She loves to live in style but also in comfort, as it’s one of the most important parts of fashion for her. She feels that any ...

“I’ll Give You The Sun” revives young adult fiction

“I’ll Give You The Sun” revives young adult fiction

Riley Murphy

December 4, 2018

Most young adult romance novels seem to be written about the same thing over and over. Awkward girl moves to new school and sees a really hot guy, who most likely has brown hair and whose name starts with a D or a B, and she thinks that she can never get be with him because let’s face it she’s “aver...

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