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Mary Poppins Returns

Emily Blunt stars as Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins Returns.

Josephine Cross, Page Editor

February 11, 2019

Mary Poppins Returns, brought to the big screen Dec. 19th, is both a revival of an all-time favorite and something new. It is based on the other seven Mary Poppins books by P. L. Travers and is a sequel to the 1964 musical fantasy film Mary Poppins. Starring Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda, the f...

Lola Jean’s Giveback Coffee

Lola Jean's

Abby Sucher

February 7, 2019

Lola Jean’s Giveback Coffee is a pop-up coffee shop on up-and-coming Macklind Avenue. With tasty treats such as flaky lemon turnovers and spicy pepper and basil biscuits, delicious drinks mixed with in-house made syrups, and a simple yet charming design with plenty of plants and places to sit, Lola...

The Chocolate Pig

The peanut butter bomb was one of my favorite desserts from The Chocolate Pig.

Moriah Lotsoff

January 31, 2019

The Chocolate Pig was opened on Nov.8 in the Cortex innovation district of midtown St. Louis. Peanut Butter Bomb“The chocolate part is the fact that we use Bissinger's chocolate and most of our dishes that involve any of our chocolates so we get the rich family history from Bissinger's in that and...

Coffee of STL

St. Louis is filled with small coffee shops, such as Northwest Coffee, which is just a five minute walk away from CHS.

Siddhi Narayan and Rachel Liang

January 29, 2019

Click through the map below for an interactive form of this story, or keep scrolling for the full reviews with additional media.     Coffee is an essential part of everyday American life. Unfortunately, local coffee shops are often neglected for chain coffee shops like Starbucks -- coffee wh...

AncestryDNA teams up with Spotify

The music streaming company Spotify recently teamed up with AncestryDNA to offer music playlists based on heritage. Sonia takes a look at the practicalities of this new feature and the resulting playlists.

Sonia Palamand, Reporter

January 28, 2019

The worldwide leaders of genealogy recently asked: “If you could listen to your DNA, what would it sound like?” Spotify, the world’s largest music company, and AncestryDNA, the largest DNA network in the world, have teamed up to make playlists based on your DNA. To create the playlist, you’...

Guerrilla Street Food

The authentic Filipino restaurant, Guerrilla Street Food, recently opened a new storefront on the Delmar loop.

Lulu Hawley

January 25, 2019

Tucked into the eastern sector of the Delmar Loop is one of three locations of the only Filipino restaurant currently open in St. Louis. Guerrilla Street Food began in 2011 as a Filipino food truck with trendy twists. Eventually, they opened three brick and mortar locations and are currently planning to o...

They Shall Not Grow Old

This restored image shows British soldiers preparing to exit their trenches

Luka Bassnett, Reporter

January 21, 2019

2018 was a year of anniversaries. The year marked the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War’s Tet Offensive, 50 years since the assassinations of Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr, and 50 years since the crew of Apollo 8, circling the Moon, snapped their famous ‘Earthrise’ photo. However, w...

Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is a new animated film by Sony Pictures taking a unique adaptation on the superhero's story.

Ashley Chung, Senior Managing Editor

January 17, 2019

When I first heard of Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse, I was completely not interested. I had not heard much about the plot, and I was not too interested in an animated superhero film. In my head, I equated an animated superhero film to either a Disney movie or an old-fashioned Saturday morning cartoon. I tho...

Blaze Pizza

Blaze Pizza differentiates itself from traditional pizza chains with its ovens, promising custom pies with short waits.

Lanie Reuter and Paige Espe

January 15, 2019

The tempting smell of oven fire pizza was one of the first thing we noticed when entering Blaze Pizza. Walking into the cozy restaurant was refreshing.  The air was warm, a refreshing feeling compared to the frigid weather outside the door. The decor of the restaurant was very modern, with black cushi...

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give follows the story of Starr, who struggles with two identities between her neighborhood and private school.

Shane LaGesse, News Section Editor

January 11, 2019

The subjects of racism and police brutality are becoming ever more prevalent in our modern day society. Both matters, along with many others, are main focuses in the movie The Hate U Give, directed by George Tillman Jr. The movie received extremely positive results, grossing over 26 million dolla...

The Rise of SoundCloud

CHS junior Charlie Quigless, who goes by the name C-Quig on his SoundCloud rapper profile, records a new song.

Lulu Hawley

January 10, 2019

Since 2008, Soundcloud has allowed new up and coming artists to release their content with minimal effort. Like YouTube, many musicians post their projects onto SoundCloud with hopes of being “discovered." This website, and smartphone app, created in 2014, is growing more popular each day, especial...


Kaitlin Bates reviews Levant, the new restaurant by the owner of the Delmar Loop's Ranoush.

Kaitlin Bates, Reporter

January 8, 2019

On Euclid Avenue in the Central West End, you will find one of the few Syrian-inspired restaurants in the city. Levant, started by Chef Ahmad Hammed, is named after the region Levant in the middle east, which contains Syria, Palestine, and Israel. The restaurant opened earlier this year and strives t...

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