“Friends” Reunion Special to Air on HBO Max

Story by Nicole Haberek, Staff Writer

March 13, 2020

January 1, 2020, was a very sad day for all the “Friends” fans in the world. The popular 90s sitcom was taken off of the streaming site, Netflix. Last month, it was announced that “Friends” will be put on the new streamin...

A letter to SHS Drama

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

There I was. Standing backstage ready for bows, watching my fellow castmates go out for their standing ovations which they fully deserved.  It was a surreal moment. I had pictured this exact moment when I was a freshman, but I ...

Journey’s Greatest Hits: An Album Review

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

Journey is one of my personal favorite bands of all time. When it comes to buying albums for me, there is often a few gems and a couple of duds. Rarely is there an album that I believe has an almost perfect collection of songs. Th...

The Stonington High School Drama Department Provides a Weekend of Magic with Mary Poppins

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

March 11, 2020

This weekend the Stonington Drama Department put on four shows of Mary Poppins. It was a magical production and the students of SHS brought the childhood favorite story of Mary Poppins to life on stage. The show was a huge...

Michael Jackson’s best album is an absolute “Thriller”

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

Michael Jackson’s "Thriller" is, without a doubt, the greatest album ever created. It’s not only the highest-selling album of all time, with an estimated 66 million worldwide, it also hauled in seven grammy awards at the 1983 Grammy...

First Track from “Trolls World Tour” Soundtrack Dropped Wednesday

Story by Maura Nowak, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

The first song featured on the "Trolls World Tour" soundtrack, titled "The Other Side," dropped on Wednesday, February 26th. Despite being a song for an animated children's movie, "The Other Side" didn't lose its quality even...

SHS jazz ensemble to perform at Manchester High School jazz festival

Story by Ben Fyke, Staff Writer/Editor/Social Media Manager

February 11, 2020

The Stonington High School jazz band will be performing at the Manchester High School jazz festival on Wednesday, February 12th, along with numerous other bands in the region. It is the first year that the ensemble has participated in this ...

Yes, “Cats” is as Terrible as the Internet Says

Story by Maura Nowak, Staff Writer

February 6, 2020

On December 20th, 2019, "Cats" was released: a CGI-ridden film adaptation of the critically-acclaimed Andrew Lloyd Webber musical of the same name. With a budget of $95 million and an all-star cast, featuring big names such...

Shakira and Jennifer Lopez’s Super Bowl Performance A Celebration of Heritage

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

February 5, 2020

As the first Latinas to headline the Super Bowl Halftime Show, Shakira and Jennifer Lopez, two of the world's biggest stars, gave a spectacular performance. Shakira performed first and sang a medley of her hit songs, featuring...

Top 5 Superbowl 2020 Commercials

Story by Nicole Haberek, Staff Writer and Editor

February 5, 2020

This past Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers with a 31-20 win. Not only was the game entertaining to watch, but the commercials airing between the big game were just as fun to watch. Here is a recap...

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