• Nick Buzzelli named SCJ Student Journalist of the Year August 28, 2014

Omega and Alpha Coming Soon

Mylana Churilla, Staff Reporter
August 30, 2014
Filed under Games

On May 7, 2014 Nintendo announced their plans to remake the 2002 Pokémon™ Sapphire and Ruby for the 3DS. The new Nintendo releases, Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, have had a number of sneak peeks into the new gaming system through CoroCoro leaks that have left the Pokémon fan base impatient for the... Read more »

Battlefield 4: A realistic experience

Battlefield 4: A realistic experience

Dane Moore, Staff Reporter
August 26, 2014
Filed under Games

Battlefield 4 was released in North America on October 29, 2013 by Electronic Arts and was developed by their Swedish video game developer, Digital Illusions CE, or DICE. Battlefield 4 is a first person shooter game that relies on teamwork for success. Being a sequel to Battlefield 3, the storyline... Read more »

GQ’s “21 Albums” might just be right

GQ’s “21 Albums” might just be right

Tommy Bolton, Staff Reporter
August 25, 2014
Filed under Music, Top Stories

This summer, GQ Magazine compiled a list entitled “The 21 Albums of the 21st Century Every Man Should Hear” daring us to ask the question: “How is good music defined today?” Since the dawn of time, we as a human species have been drooling over the best albums compiled by the best... Read more »

Blink-182 rides again!

Blink-182 rides again!

Andy Ludwig, Staff Reporter
August 24, 2014
Filed under Music, Top Stories

Ladies and gentlemen… BLINK-182! The wild pop/punk fusion trio known as Blink-182 is back folks. Ever since the band stopped putting out music in 2012, many faithful fans had assumed the aging members of the group were through doing music together. Each member has met with separate success by either... Read more »

Guardians of the Galaxy: The Interstellar Comedy of the Summer

Guardians of the Galaxy: The Interstellar Comedy of the Summer

Tresa Rentler, Staff Reporter
August 23, 2014
Filed under Movies, Top Stories

With the buzz of Days of Future Past  and Captain America: The Winter Soldier dying down, Guardians of the Galaxy has become the next great hit in Marvel’s rapidly released line of films. Raking in a staggering $93.4 million its opening weekend, Guardians has become one... Read more »

The Leftovers: “Cairo” Reviewed

The Leftovers: “Cairo” Reviewed

Cameron Dunn, Staff Reporter
August 22, 2014
Filed under Top Stories, TV

It seems that the reason people are afraid to watch The Leftovers is the fact that it comes from LOST co-creator, Damon Lindelof. They figure no questions will be answered and no mysteries will be solved. Although the ultimate mystery of why people disappeared is unlikely to be solved,... Read more »

Video games of the 90s: What’s your memory?

Mike Funyak, Lifestyles Contributor
July 9, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Games

Video games of the 1990s have become symbols and trademarks of the time.  In a world when most households only started to have computers, video games of the 1990s pushed innovation, technology, and fun for everyone. The 1990s marked the push for innovation in video gaming. It was the decade when... Read more »

Paul McCartney Rocks The Burgh

Paul McCartney Rocks The Burgh

Mike Funyak, Lifestyles Contributor
July 9, 2014
Filed under Features, Lifestyles, Lifestyles, Music, Top Stories

It has been 50 years since the Beatles performed at the former Civic Arena.  For many Beatle or Paul McCartney fans, it was feared Sir Paul would never return to Pittsburgh, until 2010 when he played two concerts to open the then new Consol Energy Center. Pittsburgh fans were given another chance... Read more »

Knox Hill Redemption

Brittany Rowe, Staff Writer
May 23, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Coming out of Pittsburgh, PA. Knox Hill is ready to inspire listeners and reach out to those going through struggle in their lives.

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Former RMU women’s basketball player leading important musical tour

Former RMU women’s basketball player leading important musical tour

Brittany Rowe, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Not only is Jasmine Tate, 22, a singer and songwriter, she is a musical performer and the voice for the Life and Love project. “I have actually had the Life and Love project in my heart for a little over a year now,” Tate said. The Ohio native came to Moon Township after receiving a full-ride... Read more »