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Emerald City Comic Con: March Madness for Seattle’s geeks

Logan Allan, Staff Writer

April 24, 2015

Riders of Rohan, mount your steeds. Starfleet cadets, board the Enterprise. Wizards and witches of Hogwarts, brandish your wands. Seattle welcomes back its comic and pop culture gathering of the year—Emerald City Comic Con. ECCC returns for its twelfth year at the Washington State Convention Center...

Q&A with Danny Kam

Q&A with Danny Kam

Jocelyn Tierney, Entertainment Editor

April 24, 2015

Q: Were you the one to choose this show? If so, why did you choose it? A: I was not the one to choose it, although I love it so much! I performed in the Seattle premiere a few years ago and it was an incredible experience. It’s not only a hysterically funny show, but it has a lot of great opportunities...

Members of Improv Club master spontaneity

Members of Improv Club master spontaneity

Anne Wu, Senior Writer

April 24, 2015

If you’ve ever been asked to perform a show based on a pickle, you’re probably in Improv Club. Improv, or improvisation, is a form of theatre in which the characters, relationships, and plot are not predetermined. They are made up on the fly, starting from when Improv Club performers ask the audience...

Crossword answers for the Feb 2015 issue

Jocelyn Tierney, Entertainment Editor

February 13, 2015

Across: Cupid Dove Hallmark Chocolate Kiss Lonely Roses Ion Hugs Deuces Diamond   Down: California Venus Marrying Sale Heart Iloveyou Needy Stole

Fall play marries humor with meaning

Fall play marries humor with meaning

Anna Malesis, Managing Editor

November 26, 2014

A bit of romance, a lot of comedy, and a message: the fall play, You Can’t Take It With You by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, had everything you could ask for in a production. It opened on Friday, November 14, and the final show was on Saturday, November 22. The play featured junior Jacqueline...

15 things to do with a pumpkin

November 26, 2014

1. Pumpkin snickerdoodle cookies 2. Roasted pumpkin seeds 3. Chocolate chip pumpkin bread 4. Pumpkin scone with maple-cinnamon glaze 5. Pumpkin face mask 6. Pumpkin spice latte 7. Pumpkin cheesecake with salted caramel sauce 8. Pumpkin pecan-praline pie 9. Harvest pumpkin soup 10. Pumpkin cake...

Tips to survive Black Friday

Tips to survive Black Friday

November 26, 2014

- SET a budget... and stick to it. This is critical to avoid post shopping depression. - CREATE a game plan: Make a list of what you want and where you are planning on getting it. Create a strict schedule to maximize your winnings. - HAVE a list of things you want so you don’t impulsively buy...

Q & A with Ms. Klekas

Q & A with Ms. Klekas

Jocelyn Tierney, Entertainment Editor

October 24, 2014

“You Can’t Take It with You” is this year’s fall play and will be showing November 14-15 and 21- 22. This comedic play is about a man from a family of rich snobs who becomes engaged to a woman from a good-natured, but unquestionably unusual family. Drama teacher Katherine Klekas gives more details...

Homecoming Spirit Week: A Timeless Tradition

Homecoming Spirit Week: A Timeless Tradition

Rachel Hay, Senior Writer

October 24, 2014

Rituals are paramount to every culture, but traditions seem to be especially prevalent in the month of October. The people of Latin America will celebrate Day of the Dead in remembrance of lost loved ones. The American youth will dress up as their favorite characters and go door-to-door asking neighbors...

Drama club receives 5th Ave nominations

Jocelyn Tierney, Entertainment Editor

September 3, 2014

Anyone who saw this year’s musical knows it was good, but the 5th Avenue Theater thought it was excellent in several categories. The Patriot Players production of Once upon a Mattress received three nominations this year for 5th Avenue Awards. These included a nomination for Outstanding Costume D...

Liberty hosts its first Battle of the Bands

Joel Tinseth, Beat Editor

September 3, 2014

On Tuesday, May 13, Liberty High School witnessed the first ever Battle of the Bands, which was coordinated by Band Director Jared Tanner. "The event was really fun with eight student acts and one teacher band," Tanner said. "There were about 140 in the audience and I anticipate a much bigger crowd and ...

Crossword Answers

May 28, 2014

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