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Queer Eye reboot is a perfect fit

Queer Eye reboot is a perfect fit

Demi Jensen, Opinion Editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews, Television

The Fab Five is back and better than ever. February 7th, 2018, Netflix released their new original, Queer Eye, starring five of the most fabulous men I have possibly laid my eyes on.  Changing the lives of others one straight man at a time, these five men are making waves within the LGBTQ+ community. Not onl...

Three new shows for March

Three new shows for March

Sheila Mwanda, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018


Filed under All, Entertainment, Television

#1: Rise Following the season 2 finale of This Is Us, NBC's Rise will premier March 13 at 10 pm. Produced by Jason Katims and staring Auli’i Cravalho (Moana) and Josh Radnor (How I Met Your Mother), Rise follows the lives of seven high schoolers, highlighting their difficulties and emphasising ...

Far from the Tree Review

Far from the Tree Review

Sheila Mwanda, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under All, Books, Entertainment, Reviews

After giving birth to her daughter and putting her up for adoption, sixteen -year-old Grace seeks to learn more about her own biological family. During her search, she finds out that she has an older brother, Joaquin, and a younger sister named Maya. As Grace readjusts to life post-pregnancy, she lea...

Top 5 Spring Break Destinations

Top 5 Spring Break Destinations

Allison McKenzie, Business Manager

March 12, 2018


Filed under All, Entertainment, Just for Fun

  NUMBER 1: Puerto Vallarta This popular spring break destination gives you your tropical fix without breaking your budget. Located on the West coast of Mexico, this resort hot spot has everything. They are best known for their beaches and raging nightlife. In fact, there are different beaches solely f...

Black Panther soundtrack: every bit as good as the movie itself

Black Panther soundtrack: every bit as good as the movie itself

Lexi Kava, Entertainment Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under All, Entertainment, Music, Reviews

On February 16 of this year, one of the biggest movies of the year hit theatres, Marvel’s the Black Panther. Since its release, it has broken countless cultural barriers, exceeded box office revenue expectations, and started a revolution that spread like wildfire across the world. However, it’s not ...

Fashion @ PN: The details on Social Media Director Mackenzie Brey’s style

Fashion @ PN: The details on Social Media Director Mackenzie Brey’s style

March 6, 2018


Filed under All, Entertainment, Just for Fun

I got up close and personal to deliver the details on one of Mackenzie Brey’s praised outfits. After taking notes from Mackenzie’s shopping habits, I am now aware that Target is the place to find spring looks. ...

IB students read torturous Ethan Frome

IB students read torturous Ethan Frome

Lexi Kava, Entertainment Editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under All, Books, Entertainment

Recently, the IB english 12 students here at Portage Northern just finished the novel Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton, and in my semi-professional opinion, I am here to explain to you why it is literally the worst book ever.   The book begins by giving us readers a detailed description of Ethan Frome...

Black Panther smashes box office sales, cultural boundaries

Black Panther smashes box office sales, cultural boundaries

Lexi Kava, Entertainment Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under All, Entertainment, Movies

Marvel Cinematic Universe’s 18th movie, The Black Panther, smashed its way into theatres across the country this past Friday, and since its debut, the film has taken the world by storm. The movie started off by breaking the box office records and earning a whopping 192 million dollars on the o...

Top 5 Michigan colleges

Top 5 Michigan colleges

Alli McKenzie, Business Manager

February 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just for Fun

The Drowsy Chaperone delights audiences

The Drowsy Chaperone delights audiences

Lily Antor, Editor in Chief

February 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The fall musical, the Drowsy Chaperone, took students on a 1920's adventure with a compelling cast and catchy tunes. “There are so many elements that help hone a good comedy,” said English and Drama Teacher Celia Weeks. These words come from the director of this year’s musical, The Drowsy...

Fantastic news and where to find it

Fantastic news and where to find it

Sarah Maniscalco, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under All, Entertainment, Movies

This year a new kind of magic is stirring in the Harry Potter community. There are hints and whispers far and wide about the next movie in the Fantastic Beasts series, which will premiere on November 16, 2018. The lengthy title of this new film, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, suggest...

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