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Mental Health Awareness Month: A Book List

Mental Health Awareness Month: A Book List

Emily Dexter

May 8, 2019


Filed under BLOGS, Café Libro, Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. To celebrate, here is a list of Young Adult books that touch on the themes of mental health and mental illness. ...

A Real Tear-Jerker: HiLite staff member Alina Yu reviews Avengers:Endgame

A Real Tear-Jerker: HiLite staff member Alina Yu reviews Avengers:Endgame

Alina Yu

May 7, 2019


Filed under Online Only, PERSPECTIVES, Recent Updates, Top Story

By the title of this review, you probably think I am going to write about some sappy romantic comedy that just came out on Netflix that every teen girl is probably watching right now. While there is probably a movie like that out there, this review is not for them. This tear-jerker was “Avengers: En...

Mammamia Gelato Review [The Sweet Life]

Mammamia Gelato Review [The Sweet Life]

Kris Otten and Caitlyn Burns

February 19, 2019


Filed under BLOGS, Recent Updates, The Sweet Life, Top Story

Mammamia Gelato is an ice cream shop located on West Main Street that offers a variety of authentic Italian gelato. The store is well-kept and tasteful with a color scheme of gray, black and white throughout the shop. There is also a very spacious seating area with several tables where customers can enjoy th...

Indie Coffee Roasters Review

Indie Coffee Roasters Review

Carson TerBush and Selena Liu

March 3, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates

With the new coffee shop, Indie Coffee Roasters, opening in downtown Carmel, editors Selena Liu and Carson TerBush took a trip there during late start to sample their coffee and pastries.

The Flying Cupcake [The Sweet Life]

The Flying Cupcake [The Sweet Life]

Kris Otten and Caitlyn Burns

March 2, 2018


Filed under BLOGS, Online Only, Recent Updates, The Sweet Life

All in all, the Flying Cupcake is a very well decorated shop with good service and delicious cupcakes, although at times they can be a bit dry. The Flying Cupcake offers a variety of sizes and flavors for cupcakes at an affordable price, so with all these factors in mind, we would rank this shop at a 3 out of 5.

The Cake Bake Shop Review [The Sweet Life]

The Cake Bake Shop Review [The Sweet Life]

Kris Otten and Caitlyn Burns

February 27, 2018


Filed under BLOGS, Online Only, Recent Updates, The Sweet Life

The Cake Bake Shop is a small restaurant, right out of a fairytale, located in Broad Ripple. Although they are most famous for their cakes, they also offer an assortment of other desserts and brunch items. When they first started, what really boosted their popularity was Gwendolyn’s Famous Earl’s C...

Corner Bakery Cafe Review [The Sweet Life]

Corner Bakery Cafe Review [The Sweet Life]

Kris Otten and Caitlyn Burns

February 23, 2018


Filed under BLOGS, Online Only, Recent Updates, The Sweet Life, Top Story, Uncategorized

With its location in Clay Terrace, the Corner Bakery is a great place to take a break from shopping for a quick bite to eat. However, the desserts were not as good as we would have hoped.

Christkindlmarkt: A Review

Christkindlmarkt: A Review

Allen Zhang

November 30, 2017


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story

Rating : 4/5 I visited the Carmel Christkindlmarkt this Sunday and stayed for about an hour. The featured events I attended were an alphorn performance by Alphorngruppe and a woodworking demonstration with Christian Werner. Any onlooker could tell they were extremely skilled at their craft. Werner’...

“Doctor Strange” movie review: A Strange-r look at the superhero genre

“Doctor Strange” movie review: A Strange-r look at the superhero genre

Janzen Greene, Beats Editor

November 7, 2016


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, Reel Talk, Top Story

Once again, Marvel Studios has proven that they can do no wrong, taking niche characters from their comic origins and making them popular and compelling in the cinematic landscape.  In their most recent effort, “Doctor Strange,” director Scott Derrickson brings the mystical world into Marvel’s ...

CHS students, teachers discuss upcoming film adaptation ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

CHS students, teachers discuss upcoming  film adaptation ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

entertainment

January 21, 2016


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Print

S cheduled for release on Feb. 5, Seth Grahame-Smith’s parody of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, takes a path different from the average 19th-century love story. The film, “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies,” is based off Grahame-Smith’s 2009 book of the same title, which parodied the 181...

History has its eyes on ‘Hamilton’: Unique soundtrack soars above expectations

History has its eyes on ‘Hamilton’: Unique soundtrack soars above expectations

blogs

December 2, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

This week, I decided to finally hop on the musical theatre bandwagon and talk about “Hamilton.” The buzz about this new musical has been crazy; in fact, within four months of opening, it has become the most popular musical currently on Broadway, according to a list from broadway.com. In addition,...

‘The Game’s Afoot’ at Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre falls below expectations

‘The Game’s Afoot’ at Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre falls below expectations

blogs

November 4, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre is showing the play “The Game’s Afoot,” directed by Michael J. Lasley, from now until Nov. 7. Despite some parts of the show that were well done, the overall production failed to impress as much as past shows have. “The Game’s Afoot” is a Sherlock Holmes inspired m...