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Les Miserables Auditions Approaching

Les Miserables Auditions Approaching

Reese Hill, Reporter

January 11, 2019

The City High drama department is currently preparing for their rendition of the Tony Award-winning pop operatic musical Les Miserables. A behemoth of a show with a large orchestra, demanding set, and challenging music, it also requires a whopping cast. Auditions for Les Miserables will be held January 22nd ...

BREAKING: Student MLK Sign Up on SCHED Goes Live

BREAKING:  Student MLK Sign Up on SCHED Goes Live

Ellis Chen, Reporter

January 9, 2019

Online registration through SCHED for activities celebrating the life of Martin Luther King Jr. was opened for students today during advisory. Students can select their desired activities and events by clicking on the session icon. Sessions will range from student-led discussions about topics such ...

What is iJAG?

What is iJAG?

Owen Sorenson, Reporter

January 7, 2019

Within the diverse environment of City High, there is a program that not many students know about that serves a small group of students. Although a small program, it is believed to have a great impact on the students who complete it. “Literally every day [is crazy]. There is so little that I can...

On Their Way Up

On Their Way Up

Julianne Berry-Stoelzle and Jesse Hausknecht-Brown

December 21, 2018

As the City vs West basketball game neared the end, players, fans and coaches alike were brought back to last March when the same teams went up against each other for the state title. The tension was evident as the game went into overtime with City finally winning 64 to 57. The constant neck and neck b...

Just Cosplaying Around

Just Cosplaying Around

Lottie Gidal, News and Sports Editor

December 21, 2018

 The difference between dressing up in a costume on Halloween and dressing up on any other day is that to most the latter seems “odd,” but for Rylee Zuniga ‘19, Josie Frisina ‘19, and a whole community of cosplayers, that difference is everything.  Cosplay, or “costume play,” is usually...

Winter Horoscopes by the Little Hoax

Winter Horoscopes by the Little Hoax

Reese Hill, Reporter

December 21, 2018

DISCLAIMER: The Little Hoax and its horoscopes are a satirical blog. (…Or are they?) Follow this advice column at your own discretion. Aries (March 21 - April 19): You may find that your usually energetic attitude is hampered during these next few months, experiencing lethargic tendencies and a general...

LH Movie Review: Into the Spider-Verse

LH Movie Review: Into the Spider-Verse

Reese Hill, Reporter

December 20, 2018

Disclaimer: Moderate spoilers. I entered the Spider-Verse with my father and my four-year-old cousin, and all three of us left it smiling. I've more or less always been a fan of superhero movies, but until I watched this one, I had never really been impressed by more than just the CGI effects or a...

Soups for Sharing

Soups for Sharing

Zoë Miller and Lottie Gidal

December 20, 2018

LEMONY CARROT AND CAULIFLOWER SOUP INGREDIENTS: 1 tablespoon coriander seeds 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, more for serving 1 large white onion, peeled and diced (2 cups) 2 large garlic cloves, finely chopped 5 medium carrots (1 pound), peeled and cut into 1/2-inch pieces (2 cups) 1 ½ t...

Bringing the Heat

Bringing the Heat

Nina Lavezzo-Stecopoulos and Zoë Miller

December 20, 2018

In a haze of fumes the Capsaicin Bros dice, blend, and sanitize. Heat fills the room. After all the work is done, their product, Death Wish, is what’s left. Mitchell Wilkes ‘20, Paul Cornell ‘20, Anthony Murphy ‘20 and Noah Weaver ‘20 make up the Capsaicin Brothers. Their product, Death Wish, has ...

What is Glow Club?

What is Glow Club?

Rachel Meehan and Emme Perencevich

December 19, 2018

Gay, Lesbian, or Whatever (GLOW) Club has been a growing organization at City High for years. Madison Irish-Gorvin ‘20 is attending GLOW club for a second year and is excited about the fresh faces that have joined. "We have quite a few more freshmen this year and I think that us upperclassmen are ex...

Charisma Kicks off New Season With Empowering Message to Women

Charisma Kicks off New Season With Empowering Message to Women

Rachel Meehan, Reporter

December 19, 2018

It would be an understatement to say show choir students were merely excited when they found out Charisma’s theme for this season. The 2018-2019 show choir theme is "Powerful Women Throughout History." Upon hearing this, many young women at City High were thrilled about portraying such a complex messa...

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