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The Perfect Slice: Taste Testing Local Pizzerias

The Perfect Slice: Taste Testing Local Pizzerias

Sanjana Kondapalli, Co-Editor-In-Chief

June 5, 2018

If eating is one of America's favorite pastimes, then the obsession with pizza definitely contributes to the culture.  With a rich Italian population in Marlton, pizza is one of the most popular foods in South Jersey.  Thus, demand calls for supply, and many local pizzerias have opened and have since been...

Fall Out Boy’s Switch In Style Meets Mixed Response

Fall Out Boy's Switch In Style Meets Mixed Response

Aayushi Parikh, Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 12, 2018

Fall Out Boy was formed by friends Joe Trohman and Pete Wentz outside Chicago in 2001. Since then, the band has been making wonderful music and reaching a broader audience with every album that they release. After three long years of anticipation, the band finally decided to release some new music. E...

Glass Castle Fails to Thrill

Glass Castle Fails to Thrill

Sarah Henell, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

**Contains some spoilers** Many students at Cherokee High School read the novel "The Glass Castle" in their Sophomore year English classes. Last summer, on Aug. 11, 2017, the movie adaptation for the book was released with a PG-13 rating. Despite numerous people enjoying the novel when it was read in...

New and Old Traditions Unite in Black Panther

Marvel Comics

Mili Mehta, School News Editor

February 27, 2018

The heavily anticipated film from Marvel Studios, "Black Panther," was released on Feb. 16, 2018 and has since been receiving well-deserved positive buzz from inspired and awed fans and critics ever since. The movie focuses on T'Challa, a prince from the fictional African country Wakanda, who is crown...

Marvel Trailers Excite Fans

Marvel Trailers Excite Fans

Natasha Watts, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 21, 2018

"Avengers: Infinity War" is one of the most anticipated movies of 2018. The story will follow the Avengers as they try to defeat Thanos in his quest to collect all of the Infinity Stones. This story line is so dense that it will be split into two parts. The first Infinity War movie is set to release...

The Greatest Show On Earth Wows On Big Screen

20th Century Fox

Emily Paluba, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018

"The Greatest Showman" is an original movie musical about Barnum & Bailey's Circus co-founder P.T. Barnum’s journey to success in show business. Barnum, portrayed by Hugh Jackman, attempts to find his passion as he makes an investment in an empty building that later transforms into “The Grea...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Cole Norris, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018

The newest installment of the Star Wars saga has arrived, answering many of our questions from “The Force Awakens,” but also making fans ask more. The thrilling, jam-packed sci-fi adventure picks up immediately after episode seven as the Resistance’s pursuit to find Luke Skywalker continues and th...

White Christmas Warms Hearts for the Holidays

The ensemble rehearses for opening night.

Aayushi Parikh, Arts & Entertainment Editor

December 13, 2017

Love, comedy, and the promise of snow: the perfect combination for a holiday story. This year, Cherokee High School performed Irving Berlin's White Christmas as its fall show. It was the ideal play to get ready for the holiday season. The plot of the play was simple, which made it easy to follow. F...

The New Queen of Rap

Cardi B attends Power 105.1's Powerhouse 2017 at the Barclays Center on October 26, 2017 in Brooklyn, New York City City.

Cameron Dockery, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

In what has seemed like the blink of an eye, rap has a new icon: Cardi B. For the first time in a long time, there is a female sitting on many rap accolades. Cardi B has turned one song, “Bodak Yellow,” into an anthem for women across the globe. This chart topper has staked its claim as the song of...

“Everything Has Changed”: Taylor’s New Image

Sanjana Thiruthuvadoss, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017

Whether you know her for her 2008 hit, “Love Story,” or her newer single “Look What You Made Me Do,” Taylor Swift has had her songs playing on the radio for a while now. From country to pop, Swift’s style of music is ever-changing and constantly growing. Ever since her very first album “Taylor Swif...

It Fails To Impress In Much-Awaited Return

New Line Cinema

Aayushi Parikh, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 13, 2017

Every twenty-seven years the clown, Pennywise, returns for a yearlong feast on the fears of innocent children. The world was first introduced to his story in September of 1986 when Stephen King released his book It, which was later released as a movie in 1990. Now, twenty-seven years later, the well-...

Hidden Figures Book Misses Mark

Hidden Figures Book Misses Mark

Sam Schepps, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2017

Author Margot Lee Shetterly's debut book Hidden Figures, which hit shelves in September 2016, was this summer's One Book selection. The work attempts to tell a powerful story of three female, African American NASA employees that explore the glaring racial and gender-based divides in the American workforc...

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