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Six Great Movies You Can Watch Without Leaving Your House

Six Great Movies You Can Watch Without Leaving Your House

Fia Cooper, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2020

With spring break in our sights, and a month of digital learning days afterwards, many of us are wondering what we can do to fill that time. There are many things to do in the beautiful weather; however, if you find yourself stuck at home you should absolutely watch these six movies to pass the time.  ...

Mac Miller’s Posthumous Album “Circles” Will Send A Manifold of Emotions Spiraling Through Your Head

Mac Miller’s Posthumous Album “Circles” Will Send A Manifold of Emotions Spiraling Through Your Head

Tomas Francisco-Pascual, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2020

Disclaimer: The music discussed contains explicit content that may not be suitable for some readers. The album announcement came as a shock to me. Suddenly, new music from one of my favorite artists — who is now dead — was about to be released. While listening to "Circles" by Mac Miller for the ...

Gretchen’s “Through the 2000s” Pop Throwback Playlist

Gretchen’s “Through the 2000s” Pop Throwback Playlist

Gretchen Shea, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2020

Warning: Some songs listed in this playlist may contain explicit content.  The era between 2000 and 2010 was filled with timeless songs that without a doubt paved the way for the music we listen to today. It was a deluge of 90s pop and rock, with iconic artists such as Britney Spears and Nelly rel...

A Look Into The Wildly Popular Sequel “To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You”

A Look Into The Wildly Popular Sequel “To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You”

Kalei Carter, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2020

Warning: If you haven't watched “To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You” on Netflix, please be cautious of spoilers in this review. After reading the trilogy of “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” written by Jenny Han, I had high expectations before watching the highly praised movie represe...

Harry Styles Explores Heartbreak, Healing, And Self-Discovery On Sophomore Album “Fine Line”

Harry Styles Explores Heartbreak, Healing, And Self-Discovery On Sophomore Album “Fine Line”

Avery Rush, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2020

Former One Direction band member Harry Styles recently came out with a new album titled "Fine Line" that holds a raw sense of vulnerability and brokenness, giving listeners a private look into his mind during a time of healing from a breakup. This album has a delicate rock sound that is similar ...

Eight Songs Featuring Intriguing Background Music

Eight Songs Featuring Intriguing Background Music

Maya Smith, Editor

February 12, 2020

The following article includes music and videos containing explicit content. There are many factors that go into creating great songs, but the factor that makes music particularly stand out to me is the background music that goes along with it. Often times when we hear new and popular music, ther...

Thrifting: A Fashionable Solution to a Multitude of Issues

Thrifting: A Fashionable Solution to a Multitude of Issues

Mia Kritzer and Brooklyn Chillemi

February 12, 2020

Finding the perfect T-shirt in the winding racks of your local thrift store can sometimes be a day-long process, which for some people is far too long to be out shopping. Despite this, thrift shopping has taken over many wardrobes of the students here at La Salle due to the numerous benefits that seco...

Shuffle, Play, Repeat: My Go-To Playlist

Shuffle, Play, Repeat: My Go-To Playlist

Dakota Canzano, Editor

February 5, 2020

The following article includes music and videos containing explicit content. Music plays a huge role in our society today and is a big part of our lives. It shapes who we are, brings us together, and is a way we choose to express ourselves. The overlapping melodies, the powerful lyrics, and th...

In Tune: The Sounds of La Salle

In Tune: The Sounds of La Salle

Dakota Canzano and Mia Kritzer

January 22, 2020

Music is a huge part of most people's lives. Music allows us to express ourselves, become inspired, and changes our lives. We interviewed students and teachers at La Salle to see what their favorite music is and what songs they are drawn towards.  

Ten Musical Theater Songs That Will Get You Singing and Dancing in No Time

Ten Musical Theater Songs That Will Get You Singing and Dancing in No Time

Kendall Whiteside, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2020

The following article includes songs containing explicit content. For many people, musical theater is a way to express themselves. Sometimes the music is looked over because it is not as popular as other genres. From Hamilton to Mamma Mia!, here is a playlist that will help show how musical theater...

Humans of La Salle: Favorite Disney Movie

Humans of La Salle: Favorite Disney Movie

Avery Eldon and Brennan Kelly

January 15, 2020

The Falconer asked La Salle students what their favorite Disney movie is, and why. We got a variety of answers, displayed in this video.

Peace, Quiet, and Caffeine: The Best Study Spots in Portland

Peace, Quiet, and Caffeine: The Best Study Spots in Portland

Ava Whalon, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2020

With finals just around the corner, stress levels are high and sleep schedules are weak. Taking time to decompress, study, and grab a good cup of coffee can help all students prepare for the busy weeks ahead. Luckily, Portland is full of cozy coffee shops and aesthetically pleasing cafes to help students...

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