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Popular Halloween Costumes for 2016

Popular Halloween Costumes for 2016

October 31, 2016
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle, Top Stories

Halloween is near and costumes are finally here! Every year people of all ages dress up as some sort of character, animal or something they love! Some people like to buy the nicest costumes for trick-or-treating or parties, while other people enjoy creating their own DIY costumes to show during the night....

The Best Films for Halloween

The Best Films for Halloween

October 27, 2016
Filed under A&E, Movies, Top Stories

Ah, Halloween. Though some of us may feel a little too old for trick ‘r treating, that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying the holiday in a different way; movies! Here are ten great flicks perfect for capturing the spirit and fun of the holiday. “Texas Chainsaw Massacre” – 1974 Trailer ...

Myhre receives home renovations from NBC show

Myhre receives home renovations from NBC show

October 19, 2016
Filed under A&E, School News, Top Stories

By Hanna Kimball   Fieldstone Middle School math teacher, Donna Myhre, has been battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) for the last four years. She has received incredible support from her community, the most recent being house renovations done by the NBC show “George to the Rescu...

Blair Witch: Into the Woods Once Again (Review)

Blair Witch: Into the Woods Once Again (Review)

September 30, 2016
Filed under A&E, Movies, Top Stories

Blair Witch is a sequel/reboot to the pioneer of the found-footage genre, The Blair Witch Project, a film that managed to popularize a very niche genre to a broader audience, spawning some conceptually interesting and well made films (Trollhunter [2010], V/H/S [2012], amongst others), and also throwing u...

Movie Review: Sully

Movie Review: Sully

David Ben
September 22, 2016
Filed under A&E, Movies, Top Stories

“Sully” is an adaptation of the memoirs of Captain Chesley Sullenberger, a currently retired airline captain who executed what was called the “Miracle on the Hudson,” an act so prestigious, it warranted Tom Hanks himself to play the starring role. You’d think there wouldn’t be much abo...

Hit TV show “Stranger Things” is worthy of hype

Hit TV show “Stranger Things” is worthy of hype

September 19, 2016
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A new show has taken over social media, and rightfully so. Stranger Things is a supernatural horror-science fiction series that depicts a typical suburban town. In this show, everything seemed perfectly fine until a young character, Will Byers mysteriously disappears. It appears like an ordinary abduct...

Up And Coming Albums To Look Out For

Up And Coming Albums To Look Out For

August 30, 2016
Filed under A&E, Music, Top Stories

By Alexandra Truszkowska, Staff Writer   Even with the end of summer just around the corner, there are many things to look forward for, such as back-to-school shopping, seeing friends again, and of course, new music. With September here in a blink of an eye, here are the top five albums yo...

Movie Review: Nerve

Movie Review: Nerve

August 6, 2016
Filed under A&E, Movies, Opinion, Top Stories

By Alexandra Truszkowska, Staff Writer   ** Warning: This review MAY contain spoilers ** Official Rating: 4 ½ /5 stars Whether you liked Emma Roberts’ characters in the hit TV show “American Horror Story,” or couldn’t stand them, Roberts is back; this time on the big screen with f...

Six ideas to kick off your summer staycation

Six ideas to kick off your summer staycation

June 27, 2016
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle, Top Stories

Many dislike sitting around and doing nothing. After all, we are endlessly told to be as productive as possible; therefore when the time comes when there is nothing left on the agenda, something seems out of place. However, summer is the time to finally enjoy the things around you without stressing over...

Captain America: Civil War (from an outsider’s perspective)

Captain America: Civil War (from an outsider’s perspective)

June 13, 2016
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Editor’s Note: The following is a review. The opinions of the writer are her own and do not reflect the opinions of the Trailblazer staff.   Over the weekend I saw Captain America: Civil War. I’ve seen the other Captain America movies and loved them, along with some other Marvel movies. ...

Panorama: The Coachella of New York City

Panorama: The Coachella of New York City

June 9, 2016
Filed under A&E, Music, Top Stories

This summer, Randall’s Island (home of The Governors Ball), will be hosting the Panorama Music Festival from July 22-24. Panorama, which has been advertised as the “Coachella of New York City,” features notable performers, including A$AP Rocky, Arcade Fire, Daughter, DJ Khaled, FKA Twigs, The Front...

Summer Reading Poll Results

Summer Reading Poll Results

June 8, 2016
Filed under Books, School News, Top Stories

Thanks to Mrs. Peggy White for creating the following summer reading poll. Almost 100 students were polled. ...

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