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The Movie Buff September: Sully

The Movie Buff September: Sully

Colby Perron, Staff Writer
September 17, 2016
Filed under The Movie Buff - Colby Perron

Hello and welcome back! I am the Movie Buff and now that the Most Disappointing Summer in Movies has come to an end, it is a nice and refreshing feeling to return to movies that not only aren’t a giant disappointment, but are actually worth your money. Well, the first movie from that category is t...

Fresh Face: “Alba Botanica Night Cream”

September 16, 2016
Filed under Fresh Face: Product of the Month - Michael Tenney

Over the summer, I hoped my skin would blossom into the perfect airbrushed aesthetic that Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid miraculously obtained. However, I still have enough oil on my forehead to make a cake. A customer once noticed my cake making ability due to the oil on my skin while I worked. I ran...

Gabby’s go for it! – May

Gabby’s  go for it! – May

Gabby Hamm, Staff Writer
June 8, 2016
Filed under Gabby's Go For It! - Gabby Hamm

Hi Everyone, for this month’s DIY (do it yourself) project, I decided to do something a little different this month. I noticed that I always give basic birthday gifts like gift cards to Starbucks, or iTunes.  I feel like the person receiving the gift appreciates it more if it’s more thoughtful and...

Snapping attention with new filters

Snapping attention with new filters

Gabby Hamm, Staff Writer
June 3, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Over the past few months, Biddeford High School students and staff find themselves using the new unique filters on the popular app called Snapchat. The app allows you to take selfies and regular pictures and send them to others with the app. This past fall, the popularity of featured filters such...

The courage to prompose

The courage to prompose

Paige Lessard, Staff Writer
June 1, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

When it comes to prom, traditionally guys prompose to the girls they want to be their dates, but this year, Biddeford High School senior girls are going against that and promposing to the guy of their choice. Although, promposing is the seniors choice, having a younger boyfriend pushes the senior...

The Monthly Five: May’s Picks

Lauren Paquet, Staff Writer
May 27, 2016
Filed under The Monthly Five - by Lauren Paquet

Hello everyone! I’m back with my monthly five songs after a quick break from my routine last month. So much good music dropped in April and I have to say I almost had a heart attack when both Drake and Beyonce dropped music in the same week. However, those of you who read these things regularly (thank...

The Movie Buff May: Captain America: Civil War

The Movie Buff May: Captain America: Civil War

Colby Perron, Staff Writer
May 17, 2016
Filed under The Movie Buff - Colby Perron

It’s May, so the summer movie season has officially kicked off, and let me tell you, thank God for that! Rather than spending your time at the beach or hanging out in the sunshine, you can sit down in your seat with your overpriced buttered popcorn and soda, and enjoy stuffing it into your face whi...

Long live the Prince

Long live the Prince

Megan Friel, Editor in Chief
May 13, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Many loved him, some adored him, and most respected him - but everyone knew him. Prince Rogers Nelson, the beloved musician and artist of the late 70’s and 80’s, died Thursday, April 21, 2016 due to unknown causes. Prince was found unresponsive at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota. For the past...

Gabby’s go for it – April

Gabby’s go for it – April

Gabby Hamm, Staff Writer
May 11, 2016
Filed under Gabby's Go For It! - Gabby Hamm

Hi everyone, for this month’s DIY (do it yourself), I will be sharing how to get a tan without leaving your house. Well I mean you may need to go to Target to buy the tanning stuff. For this DIY, I used a self tanning lotion that I got from Target. Directions: “Smooth on evenly. Allow several minut...

Fresh Face: “Beauty Blender”

Fresh Face: “Beauty Blender”

Michael Tenney, Staff Writer
May 10, 2016
Filed under Fresh Face: Product of the Month - Michael Tenney, Need I say more..... STAFF COLUMNS

Looking flawless and having airbrushed skin is something I have always experienced throughout my life. However, when I do get those very rare blemishes, it’s nice to have a miraculous foundation to tuck it away. With a foundation that erases the problems of the world, a makeup sponge that spreads ...

From Biddeford to the Big Apple

From Biddeford to the Big Apple

Taylor Turgeon, Staff Writer
May 9, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

On the corner of Seventh Avenue and West 57th Street, there sits a 125-year old auditorium that has housed some of the biggest names in music, such as the Beatles, the Boston Symphony, Bruce Springsteen, and now, the Biddeford Singers. After two years of planning, the Maine Festival Chorus, comprise...

Coloring away the stress

Mia Martel, Staff writer
May 3, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Coloring books are no longer just for kids. For many BHS students, it's now a way to relieve stress or anxiety. With the first successful launch of adult coloring books in 2012, its success has continued to grow all the way to BHS students. For many students, coloring can be a way to decrease any...

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