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‘Cats’ from Musical to Movie

Conor Mehaffey, A&E Editor, Columnist

December 30, 2019

There’s a storm coming. A release that is sure to shatter the expectations of every critic, audience member, and household pet around the globe. An event so enormous that it’s sure to go down as one of the most important mom...

Democratic field narrows to six frontrunners

Conor Mehaffey and Penelope Spurr

December 30, 2019

Joseph R. Biden (77) Having served six terms as a Delaware senator, run for president twice (‘88 and ‘08), and accompanied President Barack Obama as vice president across two terms, Biden isn’t new to the election atmosphere....

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The Editorial Board

November 30, 2019

Flexisched appears to have its issues, only when 1300 kids don’t sign up. Me, oh I don’t sleep with one eye open ‘cause I don’t sleep. Thank you Junior Year. xoxo you’re death. Thankfully our lockdown was only 45 mi...

Disney Plus fails in reboot of ‘High School Musical’

Lainey Chi, Features Editor

November 30, 2019

“When I heard that the high school where “High School Musical” was shot had never staged a production of ‘High School Musical: The Musical,’ I was shocked as an actress, inspired as a director and triggered as a millenni...

Students want LOHS to fix the bathroom facilities

Ella Musgrove, Technical Design Editor, Photo Editor

November 30, 2019

Bathrooms at our school have a long history of misuse. If you’ve used the bathroom lately or even just walked inside one, you would be able to tell that something is amiss. Amiss as in, broken stalls, no toilet paper and lea...

The Mayfete solution nobody is talking about

Penelope Spurr, News Editor

November 30, 2019

Mayfete originates from May Day, a seasonal Greco-Roman festival. Originally involving debauchery likened to Dionysus and Aphrodite, it evolved into a celebration of luck associated with spring. In nineteenth-century May Day festi...

‘Parasite’ wows the international stage

Conor Mehaffey, A&E Editor, Columnist

November 30, 2019

I’m not super familiar with foreign-language films. I’ve watched about 10 on my laptop, but that’s pretty much the end of it. But at the end of the day, a great movie is a great movie. And the Korean film “Parasite” is definitely...

Why Andrew Yang deserves a second look

Jeffery Sun and Conor Mehaffey

November 30, 2019

When looking at the field of possible democratic candidates that will challenge Trump, the only word that comes to mind is old. But, if you’re looking for a refreshing new candidate, I would suggest you look at Andrew Yang. ...

Fortune cookies have the wrong name

Mimi Jeandheur, Features Editor

November 30, 2019

I have a bone to pick with fortune cookies. Sure, they’re fun to crack open and read out loud with your family while the waiter processes your card. And yes, they’re convenient to eat in the car when you can’t wait until yo...

Airpods Pro isn’t worth it

Makenna Klein, Staffer

November 30, 2019

On Oct. 30, Apple came out with the AirPod Pros. Alike to AirPods, they are wireless  Bluetooth earbuds. However, unalike AirPods, they claim to have two modes of listening: Active Noise Cancelling, where a user can only hear what...

What’s wrong with the current health curriculum

Adrianna Mabin, Social Media Manager

November 30, 2019

There are many benefits to health classes. It is important for high schoolers to learn skills such as healthy communication and to be informed about drugs - and the health teachers are all amazing and teach the material well. We have...

A letter to the editors

November 30, 2019

On October 31st, Volume 68 Issue 2 of the Lake Views Newspaper was released which included an article by “The Editorial Board” titled “Lack of communication at LOHS impairs student involvement in school affairs”. It was a two-...

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