“West Side Story (2021)” Review

Sydney Herz, Editor-In-Chief
January 12, 2022

The reimagined classic was released on Dec. 10, 2021 with Steven Spielberg directing and former star Rita Moreno as the executive producer. The film was originally a reevaluation of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet”. It follows the story of Tony and Maria, each part of one of the two rival gangs, the Jets and the Sharks, who are vying for control of the streets of the Upper West Side of Manhattan...

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New Year, New You

Julia Owens, Managing Editor
December 23, 2021

New Year's resolutions are a big part of welcoming in the new year for a lot of people. The tradition started roughly 4,000 years ago with the ancient Babylonians and it has evolved over the years. It became common in the 17th century and is a big part of modernly ringing in the new year. Even if you don’t watch the ball drop at midnight, chances are you at least think about making a resolution for...

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December Print Edition

Sydney Herz, Editor in Chief
December 21, 2021

The December edition of the print paper is now available. Online December

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The Talon

A Moment With Madelynne
A Moment With Madelynne
Madelynne Earhart, Staff
Kurious, mostly known for a couple features with MF DOOM, teams up with a mysterious artist named Ro Data to put together a 22 minute long EP with 8 separate songs. The tracklist includes songs that are all under 3 minutes, except for Seeing Ghosts, the outro track. The album cover depicts a massive monkey monster with “Koncrete Jungle” in heavily stylized writing. Photo by Noel Castillo
"Koncrete Jungle" Hip-Hop EP Review
Noel Castillo, Features Editor
Severna Park High School Holiday Q and A
Severna Park High School Holiday Q and A
Flynn Prengaman, Videographer Editor
The Ten Rings were an underground terrorist organization in the movie, led by Shang-Chi’s father, Wenwu.  The villainous organization first appeared in “Iron Man 3” and it shares the name of Wenwu’s most powerful weapon, also called the Ten Rings. The organization, along with Wenwu, have ruled the world in secret for years, following Wenwu’s command.
"Shang-Chi" Movie Review
Johann Bacarisas, Opinions and Entertainment Editor
The Severna Park High School auditorium has held the school’s past musicals such as Mamma Mia and Cinderella, and Freaky Friday will set the stage on Nov. 12-14 and Nov. 19-20, 2021. “The first week of November we’re here every night pretty late, working hard,” drama department director Angela Germanos said.
"Freaky Friday" Starts Prepping
Sarah Sternhagen, Staff Writer
The volleyball team took on players of the football team in this battle at the courts.
Volleyball vs. Football
Flynn Prengaman, Videographer Editor
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