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Pinterest Fall Foods: Expectations vs. Reality

Pinterest Fall Foods: Expectations vs. Reality

Hannah Sisul and Kiley Russell

November 4, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Do you ever find yourself scrolling through Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook and see those fancy pictures on how to make outstanding fall foods? You’re just trying to impress grandma and grandpa and your version just doesn't turn out the way the picture did? Well, we are here to report if these Pinterest...

No Role Models: The Artists Creating a New Genre of Rap

No Role Models: The Artists Creating a New Genre of Rap

Shak Saidjanov, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Music Reviews

Since its rise in the late 80’s, Hip Hop has had a significant influence on popular music. Introducing legendary artists and cultural anthems, rap continues to be blasted from the streets to sky rises even today in 2016. Unfortunately, in recent years the quality of popular rap music has begun to dwindle,...

The Sound and the Fury: How Music Streaming Has Dismantled the Industry

The Sound and the Fury: How Music Streaming Has Dismantled the Industry

Shak Saidjanov, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

On October 1st, 1982, Billy Joel’s 52nd Street became the first musical album available to the public on Compact Disc. Previously only accessible on vinyl, this album helped to bring about the paradigm shift known as the CD, a technology that became the backbone of the music industry from there on ...

Sweet and Citrusy Summer Treats

Sweet and Citrusy Summer Treats

Emma Herder and Maddie Pfeifer

June 1, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Food Reviews

With summer around the corner, many are looking for sweet and refreshing treats to combat summer heat and boredom. These treats are sure to do the trick as their recipes are easy to follow and fun to make with friends, family, or even by yourself. Try these out and celebrate the start to summer! 1. Waterme...

Twitter Changes 140-Character Limit and More

Twitter Changes 140-Character Limit and More

Virginia Jacobs, Editor

June 1, 2016


Filed under App Reviews, Entertainment, Entertainment News, News

Twitter, the well known and popular social media platform, is going to introduce multiple changes in order to make communication between users more convenient and reliable. The most influential and controversial change being made will be a modification to the 140-character limit. Although they w...

Must See Summer Movies Preview

Must See Summer Movies Preview

Raeya Finkle, Staff Reporter

May 25, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment News

With summer right around the corner many La Salle students are making plans and preparing for three months of freedom. Whether your plans include traveling or fun times with friends and family, there is always some down time to be spent. How does one spend the days in between the bustling activities...

Summer TV Premieres to Look Forward To

Summer TV Premieres to Look Forward To

Olivia Kiesz, Staff Reporter

May 23, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment News

With the school year coming to an end, summer is approaching faster everyday. And with the start of summer comes TV show premieres. Here is a preview of the upcoming premieres of some of the most popular summer TV shows. Comment which TV shows you are looking forward to watching this summer down below!...

7 Creative and Easy Mother’s Day Gifts

7 Creative and Easy Mother’s Day Gifts

Virginia Jacobs, Editor

May 6, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Mother's Day is this Sunday and sometimes it can be difficult to think of a gift for your mom. Instead of spending a bunch of money on your mom this year maybe try some of the fun, easy, creative, and thoughtful gifts listed below. 1. Breakfast in bed Let your mom sleep in as much as she p...

Pop Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Teachers?

Pop Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Teachers?

Emrie Good, Editor

April 27, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

The Falconer staff asked teachers to share something unique and quirky about themselves that their students don't know. Take the quiz to see how much you really know about your teachers! Creative commons photo source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/cantoni/17314687602...

The Peanuts Gang is Heading to La Salle

The Peanuts Gang is Heading to La Salle

Jordan Yeager, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment News

The Spring Musical is just around the corner. This year, La Salle will be performing the Broadway Production of You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown, written by Clark Gesner. The show's opening night will be Friday, April 22nd at 7:30 in the Casciauditorium, and will continue for four additional show ...

Six Up-And-Coming Country Artists You Don’t Want to Miss

Six Up-And-Coming Country Artists You Don’t Want to Miss

Willa Jutzi, Staff Reporter

April 6, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Music Reviews, Showcase

Country music is one of those genres you probably feel passionate about -- regardless of whether you love it or hate it. If you belong to the first group, here are six newcomers to the country music world who are on the road to making big names for themselves. 1. Drew Baldridge For fans of: Easton Cor...

How to Plan An Unforgettable Summer (With Advice From Mr. Barstow)

How to Plan An Unforgettable Summer (With Advice From Mr. Barstow)

Christian Krantz, Staff Reporter

March 16, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Entertainment News, Showcase

For most seniors, this summer will be the last time before college potentially tears apart high school friendships. Summer is still a few months away, but now is the perfect time to start planning for an unforgettable summer for not just seniors, but all other grades as well. The urgency for creat...

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