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The Night Shift: Putting Apple’s Update to Work

The Night Shift: Putting Apple’s Update to Work

Kimiko Maeda-Leon

April 9, 2016


Filed under Features, Opinion, You may also like

The new iPhone update 9.3 offers various bug fixes and improvements such as adding more features to the CarPlay app and making it easier to access one’s data in the Health app. However, it is the new addition of the Night Shift that really sparked curiosity in iPhone users everywhere. After upd...

Less than Thirty Days & Counting

Wendylee Mahiai

April 6, 2016


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Time always seemed to be against us. Every school year we anticipated every three day weekend, every upcoming break, and every summer. We took time for granted and now it's the final countdown. "Mr. Avellana has a senior countdown and in the beginning of the year I wanted that number to go down bu...

The daring voyage

The daring voyage

Jasmine Oguma

March 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Review

Rough seas and continued misfortunes befalling the cast, The Finest Hours may not seem to be as much of a thriller as it says it is but this may be caused by the wide usage of sailor terminology.  Without the slightest clue about it, you would be lost during the most crucial of scenes. But this doe...

Not full enough

Not full enough

Doris Kung

March 11, 2016


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The Fuller House is a sitcom on Netflix that premiered on February 26, 2016. The continuation of The Full House where all the kids on this show have grown up. This show is one of the Netflix originals. The show’s cast include Candace Cameron Bure as D.J. Tanner-Fuller, Jodie Sweetin as Stephanie...

PDA: Stop it

PDA: Stop it

Imari Olipani

March 10, 2016


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As I walked to my next class, I hear explicit music playing at above the bleachers. There, I see two couples right next to each other, making out. I constantly see the same couple, on those same benches everyday, making out, hands all over each other, clearly not caring that this is not the right ...

Uber Truth

Uber Truth

Lexus Sagisi

March 5, 2016


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A lot of people believe that uber is sketchy and a waste of money and I can see where they're coming from. Your credit card information is required when making an account when a taxi you can pay up front in cash, and you won't know  if someone is in an uber because it's disguised while a taxi isn't,...

The advisory haunt

Reyes, Elluminanda

February 29, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Opinion

Advisory has crawled its way back to haunt Roosevelt for the school year of 2016. Advisory occurs every two weeks on a Thursday schedule which elongates the students’ well appreciated short schedule day. Here is how the school schedule works: on Mondays, school ends at 2:50 p.m.,  Tuesdays and Th...

Me before you book Review

Me before you book Review

Arhiona Grinevics

February 25, 2016


Filed under Review

Me Before You by Jojo Moyers tells a tale of a not so typical love story between young Louisa Clark and the 35-year-old, William Traynor.   Louisa isn’t good at much more than making a cup of tea, and after losing her job can’t seem to find a new one. With her options limited, she tak...

Blood drive

Blood drive

Kimiko Maeda-Leon

February 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion, You may also like

The Blood Drive, hosted by the Red Cross Club, was held on Feb. 2, 2016 in the library. Students 17 and over could come in and enjoy refreshments while donating their blood and saving lives. It being my first time, the experience was an exciting albeit bewildering one that I will always remember. ...

Are all fast food french fries the same?

Are all fast food french fries the same?

Lexus Sagisi

February 16, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Food, Lifestyle, Opinion, Review, You may also like

While some of you answered yes, the correct answer is no. This past week, I tried every fast food restaurant and discovered something different about each one of them. You may be asking yourself what’s most important about fries? How crunchy is it, how hot it is, saltiness? No, it’s determining the...

Cafe Lani Review

Cafe Lani Review

Kayla Gonzalez

February 16, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Food, Lifestyle, Opinion, Review, You may also like

So recently I’ve been hearing a lot of good reviews of Cafe Lani, this cute restaurant/bakery  that recently opened up in Ala Moana, and I decided to go and give it a try. The food was delicious, the atmosphere was great, and it was just an all around positive experience. When we first arrived at the restaurant, it...

The 100 Season 3 Premiere Review

The 100 Season 3 Premiere Review

Irene Lau

February 2, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Opinion, You may also like

After the long wait, season three of The 100 titled “Wanheda” aired on Jan. 21, 2016. Starting at where season two left off, three months later after the shocking events at Mount Weather, character development has shifted drastically. It begins with the same eerie atmosphere. Beginning with Murphy at...

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