Archive for the ‘Featured’ Category

Hidden Shakespeare on the Silver Screen

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

During high school, every child is forced to sit through four years of English classes. Of those four years, two of them are probably spent reading Shakespeare. By the time they are out of there, students never want to hear “to be or not to be” ever again. Little do…
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Learning to Appreciate Hardcore

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

As you may have been able to tell from my other articles, when it comes to music, I am a definite indie fan. I like indie rock, indie pop, indie alternative, indie acoustic; whatever could be in the genre typically is going to be up my alley. Honestly, I really…
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Professional Theater Series Hosts Profiles Theatre Production of “After”

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

Beverly Arts Center 2407 W. 111th Street Chicago, IL 60655 773-445-3838 www.beverlyartcenter.org Contact: Grace Kuikman, 773-213-7531 or grace@beverlyartcenter.org (CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2013) —  “After,” the Jeff Award- recommended drama by Chad Beckim, will be performed at the Beverly Arts Center (BAC), 2407 W. 111th St., Chicago, February 22 through 24. “After,”…
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Rainy Day Movie List: Valentine’s Day Edition

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Valentine’s Day is the perfect day to cuddle up on the couch with your loved one and watch a romantic movie. Here are some of my top picks for the greatest romantic films. Love & Basketball (2000) Most people probably think love and basketball have nothing do with each other,…
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The Must-Read Manga List: Love is in the Air

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

I was trying to decide what to write for this week. It was difficult thinking of something Valentine’s Day or love related that we have not already covered in this issue or the previous issue. We have covered date and gift ideas, movies, music, and even food places. I was…
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Sam’s Snack Time: Lindy’s Chili and Gertie’s Ice Cream

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Chili and burgers and ice cream, oh my! If that previous sentence made you drool, even a little, Lindy’s Chili and Gertie’s Ice Cream is sure to delight. With plenty of tasty options to try, you will have a great time here. Whether you are trying a sweet treat to…
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Creepiest Love Songs Ever

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Love songs are a dime a dozen. Just about every artist ever has written at least one song about love. However, sometimes those love songs just do not sound right and they end up being insanely creepy and stalker anthems. Here are just a few of the many creepy love…
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The Grammy’s Show of My Dreams

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Award season is upon us and you know what that means…plenty of overrated actors, movies, music, bands, shows, etc. winning awards that they do not truly deserve. Or do they? Maybe being a sellout and brainless “artist” is what deserves an award these days. So, instead of complaining, I am…
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Valentine’s Day on a College Budget

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Valentine’s Day is swiftly approaching, and I know that it can be difficult to try to choose between two unpleasant choices. You can drop a lot of money on gifts and a romantic night, or you can avoid adding to an already ridiculous amount of college debt while not doing…
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Artist Spotlight: Joe Williams

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Name: Joe Williams Age: 18 Hometown: Chicago, IL Year: First-Year Instruments: Guitar, vocals, bass, drums, piano (kind of) Favorite Song: “This Is Letting Go” by Rise Against Inspirations: Dallas Green and Tim McIlirath Joe Williams first began palying guitar when he was 14 years old and ever since then, he…
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