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The Movie Buff January: Oscar Predictions

The Movie Buff January: Oscar Predictions

Colby Perron, Staff Writer
February 25, 2016
Filed under The Movie Buff - Colby Perron

It’s Oscar Time everyone! The best time of the year for all of the old white guys that make up the academy to vote on movies that pretty much nobody has ever heard or cared about until they are announced to be nominated for an award. One day, I got a pop up on my Twitter feed (the one time I’ve...

Fresh Face: “Burt’s Bees Herbal Blemish Stick”

Fresh Face: “Burt’s Bees Herbal Blemish Stick”

Michael Tenney, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
Filed under Fresh Face: Product of the Month - Michael Tenney

I’ve had a life-changing experience. Before, I was a naive child with overalls and pigtails. Now, I’m a mature adult. My life is now filled with experience, determination, a fabulous aesthetic, and a humble attitude. “Burt’s Bees: Herbal Blemish Stick” is the cause of this life changing ep...

BHS can’t Stop!

BHS can’t Stop!

Lydia Gordon, Staff Writer
January 29, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

Players search their brain to find the correct answer and an adrenaline rush pumps through the body to fill in all five blank spaces in time. The ding, indicates the clock has run out and the opposing player cuts the panic to answer from the player’s body. Fanatee recently created and released the...

The Monthly Five: January’s Picks

Lauren Paquet, Staff Writer
January 17, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Monthly Five - by Lauren Paquet

Hi everyone! Here I am again obsessing over music and probably seeming very crazy about normal songs, but I guess that’s my job. This month, I tried to choose a variety of different kinds of music, hoping to appeal to all of your music tastes. I’m calling this month’s five the “Songs to Sing...

Star Wars movie brings the force back to Biddeford High School

Star Wars movie brings the force back to Biddeford High School

Megan Friel, Editor in Chief
January 15, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase

There were rumors about the movie. It’s true. All of it. Changes to the popular movie trilogy Star Wars excited fans everywhere after Disney bought Lucasfilm, the film and television production company that birthed and bred the legendary Star Wars franchise in 2012. Along with the new purchase c...

Fresh Face: “All Natural Shaving Cream”

Michael Tenney, Staff Writer
January 10, 2016
Filed under Fresh Face: Product of the Month - Michael Tenney

While trying to switch to a more organic/vegan lifestyle, I’ve been looking for an organic shaving cream. This isn’t just because I think it stands for several good things, but mainly because I think it’s cute to show off a cute little organic shaving cream bottle. Call me vain. I don’t care. ...

The Movie Buff December: Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens

The Movie Buff December: Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens

Colby Perron, Staff Writer
January 8, 2016
Filed under The Movie Buff - Colby Perron

A short time ago in a movie theater not very far away… *insert Star Wars opening music* Happy New Year everyone! This is The Movie Buff and I have a review for you. Now, this movie came out almost a month ago, but it is about time that I can talk about it a little more in depth as ¾ of the planet...

Pinterest brings out the crafty side of BHS

Pinterest brings out the crafty side of BHS

Gabby Hamm, Staff Writer
January 7, 2016
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Pins, boards, and so much more; Pinterest is a place where pinners can explore. With a staff of over 500 people, ten different locations worldwide, and over 30 different languages, Pinterest has become a popular website for teens and adults at Biddeford High School and in the community. Pinterest...

The Monthly Five: December’s Picks

Lauren Paquet, Staff Writer
December 28, 2015
Filed under The Monthly Five - by Lauren Paquet

This month I've decided to make a playlist of songs that I'm currently obsessing over that kind of don't follow a certain theme. This month I've been into R&B songs, and also having been loving G-Eazy’s new rap album “When It’s Dark Out” (besides Christmas music and JB, but that goes without...

Tumblr gains followers at BHS

Tumblr gains followers at BHS

Paige Lessard, Staff Writer
December 21, 2015
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Although Tumblr is not as well-known as some of the other applications that students use, a few students at Biddeford High School in particular spend a great amount of time improving and adding to their personal blogs. Tumblr is a New York-based Internet platform that is part micro-blog and part soci...

Gabby’s go for it – December

Gabby’s go for it – December

Gabby Hamm, Staff Writer
December 15, 2015
Filed under Gabby's Go For It! - Gabby Hamm, Opinion

Hi Everyone! I’m Gabby and every month I do a new DIY (do it yourself) project, and for this month I made some little Christmas tree brownies. All together the cost of this DIY was about 10-15 dollars and took about 15 minutes after baking and waiting for the brownies to cool off. The brownies are...

Grey’s Anatomy: Surgeries, Medicine, and Drama

Grey’s Anatomy: Surgeries, Medicine, and Drama

Mia Martel, Staff writer
December 15, 2015
Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Grey’s Anatomy, a show some students hear about on an everyday basis, remains a popular  topic, whether they’re watching it or hearing someone else talk about it. Grey’s Anatomy is a medical drama TV series that first aired in March of 2005. It has millions of views per episode and continues...

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