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Mental Health Awareness Month: A Book List

Mental Health Awareness Month: A Book List

Emily Dexter

May 8, 2019

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 job well done: year two of Christkindlmarkt underway, a wonderful place to spend time with family and friends this holiday season

A job well done: year two of Christkindlmarkt underway, a wonderful place to spend time with family and friends this holiday season

Hannah Gretz

November 21, 2018

With the opening of Carmel’s Christkindlmarkt on Nov. 17, I had the opportunity to explore the event in all its glory, from food to gifts to entertainment. As the photos depict, the event’s decorations was the number one attraction for me. It’s nearly impossible not to feel cheery and in the...

Horror in Theaters: Read reviews of recent horror movies and shows by Beats Editor Livvie Hurley

Horror in Theaters: Read reviews of recent horror movies and shows by Beats Editor Livvie Hurley

Livvie Hurley

October 25, 2018

“The Nun” provides a good thrill, lacks in narrative “The Nun” provides almost more than enough jump-scares and has thrilling cinematography, but lacks a well-developed narrative. “The Nun,” a spinoff of the 2016 film “The Conjuring 2,” tells the story of an investigation of the dea...

Taylor Acton reviews cupcake bakeries in downtown Carmel

Taylor Acton reviews cupcake bakeries in downtown Carmel

entertainment

August 14, 2013

The Flying Cupcake 831 S. Rangeline Road, Carmel IN 46032 Overall rating: 13/15   Atmosphere:  This seemingly random shop on Rangeline—a quaint, old-school building filled with the aroma of fresh baked cupcakes—is like a throwback to the 1970s. Not only does the wallpaper w...

A review of the fifth installment of the Die Hard series: ‘A Good Day to Die Hard’

A review of the fifth installment of the Die Hard series: ‘A Good Day to Die Hard’

entertainment

February 22, 2013

John McClane, a trigger-happy New York Cop, gets on a plane to find his son Jack, who is in Russian custody. The first moment he steps onto Russian land, McClane treats Russia just like he would with New York, jaywalking, yelling at cars and punching random strangers.  He butts into the situation an...

The Last Man disappoints

entertainment

December 14, 2012

After the success of books like Consent to Kill and Extreme Measures, the low quality of Vince Flynn’s newest novel The Last Man was disappointing. The creative plot that Flynn usually employs in his novels was missing and the characters, flashy and personalized, and were over-dramatic. Flynn uses ...

Positive reviews help local restaurants gain customers

Positive reviews help local restaurants gain customers

entertainment

December 14, 2012

Television chef Guy Fieri has become famous for his appearances to cook on various television shows, as well as for his abnormal haircut. However, many people’s perception of him changed last month when the New York Times’ Pete Wells wrote a negative review of Fieri’s restaurant in New York ...

Pile on the Fall Fun

entertainment

October 29, 2009

Trees are turning. The weather’s getting colder. But autumn activities are just heating up.  Here are a few suggestions to have a ball in fall. By Meredith Boyd and Audrey Bailey <mboyd@hilite.org>, <abailey@hilite.org> Apple Orchards Stuckey Farms Apple Orchard 27 types of apples and 4,...

‘The Incredible Hulk’ lacks depth

Author Archives

June 18, 2008

By Sam Watermeier <swatermeier@hilite.org> The whole point of making “The Incredible Hulk” was to take a daring film (Ang Lee’s “Hulk”) and make it significantly less daring. However, do we really need more safe, crowd-pleasing movies these days? There is such a surplus of them that “...

Be ready from head to pedicured toe

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May 1, 2008

With prom approaching, even the smallest details count By: Meher Ahmad <mahmad@hilite.org> and Beth Brookie <bbrookie@hilite.org> CLAY NAILS 12534 N. Gray Rd. Atmosphere The small salon reflected the casualness of a neighborhood salon. The décor was chic yet homey, and they ach...