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  • Seniors participating in the Baccalaureate Ceremony this Sunday wear their graduation gown. No cap, red stole or cords.

  • FISD FEF Scholarship Night 6 p.m. Tuesday at Comerica Center

  • Class of 2019 graduation 7 p.m. May 31 at the Ford Center

YouTube Music jumps on mobile listening

YouTube Music jumps on mobile listening

David Figueroa, Guest Contributor

December 16, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

THave you ever found yourself wishing that you could open up YouTube on your phone, put on a song, close out the browser, and still keep listening? Well, like most things, there is now an app for that. Recently a small ad began popping up on the Google home page advertising the “All new YouTube ...

Depot Cafe provides a taste of southern heaven

Depot Cafe provides a taste of southern heaven

Haley Flores, Guest Contributor

December 15, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

Sharing space with a gas station, the Depot Cafe serves southern comfort food that people desire, but don’t have the time to make themselves. In a southern, cozy atmosphere in downtown Frisco on Main Street, the cafe serves hearty meals which leave customers fulfilled long after they indulged in the food....

Orchestra ready for its road trip

Orchestra ready for its road trip

Amber Holt, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2015


Filed under A&E

The orchestra room is filled with luggage and students sitting in the middle of the floor as they get ready to leave Monday afternoon for their trip Monday to Chicago for the Midwest Clinic in where they were invited to perform at the annual convention. “I think everybody’s really excited this...

Mexican Sugar missteps

Mexican Sugar missteps

Oivia Womack, Guest Contributor

December 11, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

Mexican Sugar, at the Shops of Legacy, is one of the newest restaurants in the area. From the outside, it looks like your average Tex-Mex diner; it’s colorful with neon lettering that snatches attention with a giant fountain right in front of the doors. Upon entering, diners are awestruck. The inside i...

Orchestra heads to Chicago

Orchestra heads to Chicago

Megan Lin, Staff Reporter

December 10, 2015


Filed under A&E, Showcase

While students are getting ready for the upcoming winter break and holidays, orchestra is leaving Monday for a trip to Chicago to perform at an international convention. The Midwest Clinic exhibits the latest music trends and education, offering clinics on a wide variety of aspects, from literature...

Preview concert Wednesday night

Preview concert Wednesday night

Brooke Colombo, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2015


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Orchestra will be holding their Midwest Preview Concert in the Allen Performing Arts Center Wednesday at 7 p.m. in preparation for their performance at the Midwest Clinic and Convention in Chicago on Dec. 16. The free concert is for family and friends who won’t be able to make the trip to Chicago,...

The Instagram of Harry Potter’s dreams

The Instagram of Harry Potter’s dreams

Reilly Martens, Staff Reporter

December 8, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

If the wizarding world of Harry Potter can do it, why can’t we? This is probably what the creators of Phhhoto were thinking when they decided to create a social app based on the idea of moving pictures. This photo/video app has been getting more attention in recent years, particularly by the younger ...

A dessert delight

A dessert delight

Dea-Mallika Divi, Guest Contributor

December 7, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews, Showcase

Nothing Bundt Cakes is a bakery whose mission statement is to create cakes that remind you of home and open a new world in your mouth as you taste their one of a kind cakes. When customers walk in the door, they are greeted with the sweet scent of icing. With samples of their featured flavors offered t...

Café brings Istanbul to Plano

Café brings Istanbul to Plano

Eun Jae Kim, Guest Contributor

December 4, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

Instead of traveling hundreds of miles to get a taste of authentic exotic food, you can now enjoy it in the Shops at Legacy after a quick drive. At Cafe Istanbul, customers are warmly greeted with a nice view of bright Christmas lights and hand painted wooden signs that give off a home like vibe. From appe...

Twisted Simplicity

Twisted Simplicity

Ariela Rodrigues, Guest Contributor

December 3, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

Worn out roads. Massive old trees. A finger painted on the building showing you where to park. Then turning the corner to find a little southern style boutique sitting at the end of the street. Small flower beds surround the entrance of a glass door with a blue chalkboard welcoming customers. Above:...

Mash’d not quite a smash

Mash’d not quite a smash

Imani Jones, Guest Contributor

December 2, 2015


Filed under A&E, Reviews

Although the unusual name may turn some customers away, as soon as diners walk into Mash’d they’re greeted with a fun filled, laid back environment. Mash’d is a relatively new American restaurant with only two locations, one in Fort Worth and one in Frisco on Preston Road. Diners can reserve a table onli...

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 ...

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