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Comfort combined with cappuccinos

Comfort combined with cappuccinos

Olivia Kirklin, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews, Showcase

From a quiet atmosphere to seemingly homemade drinks, the quaint Fourteen Eighteen Coffeehouse sits tucked away in the streets of downtown Plano. When walking in, customers are welcomed by the friendly faces of employees. Before even placing an order, employees behind the counter make the customer feel ...

Theater to host workshop

Theater to host workshop

Amber Holt, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2015


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Elementary and middle school students interested in theater will have the chance to take part in a workshop on campus on Saturday, Nov. 28 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. “We introduce theater more hands-on to the younger kids,” theatre director Stephanie Winters said. “Usually they have fun and get ...

Frisco Square gets ready for holiday season

Frisco Square gets ready for holiday season

Sarah Philips, Editor-in-chief

November 19, 2015


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Christmas in the Square, an 11 year Frisco tradition, will be back at Frisco Square for the 2015 holiday season. The square has a light show nightly starting the day after Thanksgiving that runs through January 2, with accompanying music broadcasted on 107.3 FM, all choreographed by Jeff Trykoski. Chris...

Art teachers take on their own businesses

Art teachers take on their own businesses

Reilly Martens, Staff Reporter

November 17, 2015


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Art teachers spend their day teaching students the principles of design and art, but taking the time to put this to practice themselves can become a difficult feat. From hats to shirts, to customized footballs and art prints, art teachers Jeb Matulich and Fred Rodriguez have  done just that with thei...

The perfect selfie app

The perfect selfie app

Janet Nguyen, Guest Contributor

November 16, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

“UGH! My skin looks so bad.” Selfies are a big trend, but most teenagers don’t post an original photo of them unless it’s edited. A big amount of people take their portrait on apps because of the filters and effects they provide. B612 includes everything a person needs and wants to make their selfies look good. Once B612 is opened, there are plenty of options t...

A slice of NYC in Frisco

A slice of NYC in Frisco

David Figueroa, Guest Contributor

November 13, 2015


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Diners looking to get a taste of authentic New York style pizza and Italian food need look no farther than Luigi’s Pizza and Pasta in Frisco on Preston Road. When the owners of Luigi’s moved here to Texas more than twenty years ago, one of the first things they noticed was the lack of restau...

Vandeventer lip sync Friday

Vandeventer lip sync Friday

Josie Woodward, WTV Staff Reporter

November 13, 2015


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WTV's Josie Woodward takes a look at Friday's lip synch contest at Vandeventer Middle School.

Orchestra sets school record for All-State

Orchestra sets school record for All-State

Brooke Colombo, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2015


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A school record of thirteen students made the All-State Orchestra and will perform at the TMEA convention in San Antonio in February. Students have been practicing since summer with auditions taking place at the end of October. From there, entries are judged against all other entries from throughout the state. ...

All Region Jazz concert Tuesday

All Region Jazz concert Tuesday

Brooke Colombo, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2015


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Six of the school’s band students will be participating in the All-Region Jazz concert tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Carroll Senior High School. “It’s a great opportunity for all of the Region 24 jazz members who competed to get together and make music,” jazz band director Zack Anderson said. “They had a lot of music to prepare and it’s going t...

Charlie Brown takes the stage

Charlie Brown takes the stage

Henry Youtt, Managing Editor

November 9, 2015


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The Frisco Discovery Center will be featuring Peanuts: the Play in their theater this season in accordance with the film's recent release. Commemorating the 65-year-old comic strip Peanuts and the 50-year-old "A Charlie Brown Christmas," the Center's troupe will be performing "Your a Good Man C...

The little band girl

The little band girl

Brooke Colombo, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2015


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Emme Benton stands out at football games. Often found hanging out with the school’s band, Emme is one their most loyal and affectionate fans, having fallen in love with marching and music ever since one of band’s March-A-Thon events in her neighborhood. "I made them a sign,” Emme said of her earliest me...

Band and orchestra members take their talents to Chicago

Band and orchestra members take their talents to Chicago

Eun Jae Kim, Guest Contributor

November 3, 2015


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As the students are well into the school year, orchestra students are getting prepared for their Midwest concert that will take place in Chicago on Dec. 9. The concert will take place in the McCormick Place Convention Center. “Midwest is an international band and orchestra convention where orchestra direc...

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