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Review: Luna Azteca

Review: Luna Azteca

May 15, 2016

Kohn’s Notes: Thank you OP

Harry Kohn, Axe staffer

May 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Now realizing that I am about to graduate is crazy, these four years have gone so fast and knowing now that it's going to be over is ballistic. I’m to finally be graduating after 13 years of schooling and four of those...

Carson’s Poetry: Thank You

Carson Egbert, Log Photo Editor

May 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Thank you to my teachers and the friends I made at school Thanks to the “band geeks” and the kids considered “cool” Thanks for teaching me what the real world will be like And showing me how to cope when anxiety ...

Kohn’s Notes: Wrestling

Harry Kohn, Axe staffer

May 9, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Since I started wrestling freshman year I couldn’t stop, I was immediately hooked on the sport. I fell in love with the sport, it wasn’t just the aggressiveness of the sport it was the hard work I had to put in to win. Wrestling...

It’s time. It’s May.

Allee Armitage, Axe staffer

May 5, 2016

Filed under Opinion

It’s the smartest of times; it’s the dumbest of times. It is the time for reason; it is the time for irrational choices. It’s the time to cram makeup work; it’s the time to take the loss and move on. It is the...

Orchestra worked hard for 1 ratings at contest

Jordyn Bensyl, Axe staffer

May 3, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

The Oak Park symphonic orchestra buckled down last week and headed to contest. They were determined to redeem themselves from last year’s events. As a fellow violinist, we had worked so hard and played, what we thought was our...

Stag is cool – go to the dance anyways

Landon Patterson, Axe staffer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Prom is quickly approaching and people are pairing up quickly. All of your friends are finding dates and you are not. It’s okay. We put this huge pressure on ourselves that we need to have a date, but in reality is completely...

Super vs. Bat

Jacob Bartz, Axe staffer

April 20, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

This movie was pretty good but could have been slightly better. It had a darker, more serious tone than a lot of superhero movies. The movie had a lot of interesting acting choices, some I liked, and some I didn’t. Jesse...

Revamp your spring wardrobe

Revamp your spring wardrobe

Mabrey Wathen and Remy Tran, Log editor-in-chief and staff

March 28, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Review: Little Brother

Mina Buchholz, Journalism 1 rookie reporter

March 28, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

  Book: Little Brother Author: Cory Doctorow (Yes, that one.) Genre: Could be argued as realistic fiction, but it diverges from the real world in 2007-ish. (If I may just mention the PATRIOT Act II?) If pressed I...