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Messiah musicians reflect on performance

January 7, 2014
Filed under Entertainment

Entertainment Q&A by: Jake Boeding Over the weekend, and after a “vicious” snow storm, the Oak Park a Cappella choir and Orchestra gathered together to continue the 49 year tradition of singing the masterwork of Handel’s Messiah. Northmennews was able to interview four of the chorus members: sop...

Miss OP cancels due to snowstorm headed toward NKC

December 13, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, News

News by: Jake Boeding The icy snow and harsh weather conditions have struck again. The result?  Numerous school events have been canceled and among them is Miss OP.  Scheduled to take place on 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, the contest looked to continue off the success of last year's pageant and raise ...

Boeding Buzz: ‘Catching Fire’ catches attention

December 10, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Blog by: Jake Boeding After sitting down in my plush movie chair at the theater I was caught off guard by two things: 30 minutes of previews (I’m not even kidding) and for ‘Catching Fire’ to be as stunning as it was. This second installment of the Hunger Games trilogy (though it’s being sep...

Unconditional love for “Unconditional”

December 4, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Entertainment by: Olivia EisslerWet eyes, laughing smile, full heart.  This is everything that came rushing to me when the movie credits of Unconditional rolled on by.  I never thought a movie could be so sad but so inspiring at the same time.  After watching Unconditional, I want to go out and get...

Student dabbles in clothing design; business ownership

November 25, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

Q&A by: Landon Thomas: Hello and welcome to a special report from Landon Thomas for northmennews.com. Today we have a special guest Will Tardy to talk about his new sportswear business, Crossover. Northmen News: :Tell us about your self and what you are involved in. Senior William Tardy:: I'm ...

Oak Street first semester in review

November 11, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

Podcast by: Dillon Heginbottom   Senior Dillon Heginbottom introduces you to a few members of the OP show choir the Oak Street Singers. Seniors Madaline Walter-McCrary and Jake Boeding lend a hand as well as sophomore Chaun Tanguay as they describe what they have done to prepare for the yea...

News review

News review

November 4, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

Photo Essay by: Natalie Holmgren and Laura Wuthnow      ...

Cooking with Kelli; green bean casserole

November 4, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

Podcast by: Kelli Reichert Kelli Reichert walks you through how to make the perfect green bean casserole.

Have an exciting fall by participating in these activities!

Have an exciting fall by participating in these activities!

November 1, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

By Gabby Brancato Hayride – take a hayride this fall to absorb the scenery and the weather while sipping on hot apple cider.     Corn maze – This seems to be pretty popular.  There is like getting lost for an afternoon. Pumpkin patch – This one is a fall classic.  You can spend a day choosing the ...

Pokémon X and Y brings new dimensions to play

October 17, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Review by: Dillon Heginbottom Pokémon X and Y is a whole new experience for Pokémon fans. One of the new and most popular features is the 3D. This has changed the way people battle and make it much more enjoyable for the player. Take Charizard for example: In the old 2D games, you can only see ...

Boeding Buzz: Elysium Equals Must See Movie

September 20, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Blog by: Jake Boeding Welcome to the first column of the Boeding Buzz series! Here I’m going to review some of the latest films to hit the theaters. But, I’m not going to leave you confused with ratings of 3.659837 stars or an 8.5/10. I’m only going to rate a movie one of three ways: 1.) MUST...

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