Written by Emily Powers It is no secret that social media is the modern way to communicate and one of the main platforms we use for everything we do. Despite certain benefits, if you look at social media from a mental health perspective, there are many concerns that arise. Addiction is a combination of two … Continue reading Break the addiction of social media
Written by Brooke Thompson Hurricane Dorian was predicted to be one of the scariest storms in U.S. history, affecting not only the U.S., but creating immense damage in the Bahamas. People had known about the storm for several days, leading people to prepare for destruction throughout the country. The major effects of the hurricane in … Continue reading Hurricane Dorian
For all the "Game of Thrones" fans out there, April 14 was a big day. The beloved series returned for its eighth and final season, ending a franchise that has been loved by viewers since its inception in 2011. Season eight has been set to six “feature length” episodes, likely 80 minutes or longer. Season … Continue reading “Game of Thrones” prepares to stun audiences
The city of Springfield is in the midst of another major election. The voting of Mayor, City Clerk, City Treasurer, Aldermen and Park Board will take place on Apr. 2. A major local election like this happens every four years. These offices are the people who speak on the behalf of the citizens of Springfield. … Continue reading Springfield Local Elections
1 hour 38 minutes away - The Edge 4.3 out of 5 stars! This fun-filled game arena has so much to offer! A movie theatre, a virtual reality stimulator, bowling, arcade games, bumper cars, go-carts and a huge laser tag area all at one location! The Edge has something to offer for all ages and … Continue reading Bored in Springfield? Check out these places to go in a day!
There is no doubt Golden Globe Awards is a renowned award show full of poise and credibility. However, it has an uncanny tendency to award the underdog nominee more often than the one predicted to actually win. Beginning in 1943, this ceremony gives accolades for incredible performances, writing, directing, acting and other categories relating to … Continue reading Upsets at the 2019 Golden Globes
There is no feeling in the world more satisfying than discovering a new artist and falling in love. If you enjoy listening to new music but do not want the hassle of searching through loads of songs until you find something you like, you are in luck! Allie X is a Canadian singer-songwriter who has … Continue reading Funky Tunes for the New Year