Sweet Magnolias bakery provides quality goods, service is even better

Sweet Magnolias bakery provides quality goods, service is even better

Zoia Morrow, Executive Executive

April 19, 2018


Filed under arts & style, reviews

        Occasionally, people can’t help but crave some sweets. It usually includes cookies, brownies or ice cream, something a person can pick up from the grocery store. Located off N. 40th Street, Sweet Magnolias offers a wide variety of bakery options. They cater events and sell sweets indi...

Le Quartier review

Malcolm Durfee-O'Brien

April 9, 2018


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Le Quartier is a Lincoln-based bakery with two locations in Omaha. One of their two locations is at Countryside village. It has a wide selection of breads to buy, as well as a menu with several different items for Lunch and Breakfast, primarily sandwiches. The atmosphere was very natural and unofficial,...

The top five energizing drinks

Heidi Heyden, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


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With the end of the year creeping up faster than one would expect, it is important to be on top of school work. Unfortunately, this means that not every night would provide us with a good night's sleep. This could lead to a lack of energy throughout the school day, which could turn out to make grades...

Lisa’s Radial Cafe

Simret Habte, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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Lisa’s Radial Café is a small, locally owned restaurant near downtown Omaha. It has been an important part of Omaha for decades, but the current owners bought the establishment in 2000. Lisa’s Radial Café is known for their extensive, all-day breakfast menu and homey feeling. When we visited,...

Local artist paints with puzzle pieces

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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When Omaha comes up in conversation, it is rarely for the arts. Despite its lack of publicity, Omaha has spectacular artists that are rarely appreciated. One such artist is Dar Vande Voort. Vande Voort has worked as a painter in Omaha for twenty-two years, moving from rural Iowa. Although Vande Voort...

Local artists deserve more representation in elite galleries

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under arts & style, opinion

With the rise of globalization, the need for local artists have never been greater. The arts are the way to preserve the uniqueness of culture in a region against the broad sweeping brush of universal trends and culture. Without these artists, much of Omaha’s culture may be forgotten. In comparison...

Popular Broadway show ‘Hamilton’ to arrive in Omaha next Fall

Kaitlyn Engel, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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Since its Broadway debut, Hamilton has become a dynasty that has support across the world. Its beautiful fusion of rap and plot has drawn attention from fans across the world, and rightfully so. Lin-Manuel Miranda fuses the upbeat rhymes with the drama and plot of play perfectly to make an operetta that is ...

Overseas profit, franchise fans reasons for constant movie remakes

Emma Whaley, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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It seems to be a trend in the cinema these days.  From Jurassic Park to Star Wars, older movies are getting updates and new additions. Some might call this a lack of creativity on the writers' part. Still others may embrace these films with open arms, thinking back on better times. Whatever the movie-goer’s...

COMMTING TO A COLLEGE AS A JUNIOR

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, staff writer

April 5, 2018


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It's no secret that junior year is overwhelming with the ACT, maintaining good grades and looking into colleges, the whole process can be very difficult. Junior year is the most important year out of the four years so making the right decisions can influence the future. Choosing the right college is...

Top 5 Mexican owned restaurants in the O 

Lizbeth Hermosillo-Najar, Staff writer

March 20, 2018


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El Chavo Taqueria El Chavo was named after a famous Mexican tv sitcom El Chavo Del Ocho. Paying homage this restaurant serves delicious Mexican food from tacos to tamales. They have various drinks to satisfy ones needs. Conveniently everything is served at a low cost. 2. La Michoacana La Michoacana...

Improv Team makes first at ITS festival

Improv Team makes first at ITS festival

Simone Davis, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


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It is no secret that Central has a very active and very talented performing arts department. The music and drama department have been around almost as long as the school, and their consistent winning of awards demonstrates their talent. New to the drama department is the “Improv Team,” which was...

Black Panther lives up to expectations, best Marvel movie yet

Zoia Morrow, Executive Editor

February 26, 2018


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Within the fictional realm of Black Panther’s Wakanda and the intertwined scenes of international famous cities, Black Panther has made its mark on the world and earned itself a top rank in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe. Black Panther tells the story of T’Challa and his kingdom, Wakanda. Located...

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