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Food Review on Tropical Smoothie Cafe

Food Review on Tropical Smoothie Cafe

Claire Stachnik, EMS Press Staff

October 3, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Since 1997, Tropical Smoothie Cafe has been providing customers with smoothies and meals. Yes, it’s been around for 20 years, but the Traverse City branch just opened in the fall. Seventh grader  Isabella Fochtman is a big fan of Tropical Smoothie. Currently she is on a nine-day Tropical Smoo...

Must Try French Cuisine

Must Try French Cuisine

Elzaya Williams, EMS Press Staff

September 28, 2017


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Patisserie Amie is a French bistro located on 237 Lake Ave here in Traverse City. This restaurant is said to have amazing French pastries and brunch items as well as notable dinner options on weekends. They serve breakfast and lunch everyday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and serve dinner from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on...

So Many Oreos

So Many Oreos

Lily Maki and Hannah Abner

September 27, 2017


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Oreo cookies can predict your personality. Kraft did a study of 2,000 Oreo eaters and it revealed that if you dunk them in milk, you are energetic, adventurous, and social. If you twist them apart, you are emotional, artistic, and trendy. And if you bite them, you are easygoing, self confident, and ...

Gum: Good or Bad?

Gum: Good or Bad?

Lauren Stallman, EMS Press Staff

September 26, 2017


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Gum is as much a part of students’ lives as homework. Many chew gum daily and have a pack handy in their locker. Some even say that it helps them think. Gum was first created in 1848 when the Indians started chewing sap from spruce trees. The colonists later picked it up and created the first b...

Conflict Surrounding North Korea Grows with Each Missile Launch

Conflict Surrounding North Korea Grows with Each Missile Launch

Mia Moeggenberg, EMS Press Staff

September 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In the week of September 18, the United Nations uncertainly awaited President Trump at the U.N. General Assembly. On the President´s hit list of topics to discuss: the growing issue of North Korea. North Korea's recent missile launches have created a dilemma for the U.S. However the string of Nor...

Life is Strange Review

Life is Strange Review

Caroline Sheerin, EMS Press Staff

September 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

“Life is Strange” is an episodic video game series developed by Dontnod Entertainment. “Chrysalis”, the first of five episodes was released on January 30, 2015. “Life is Strange” puts you in the shoes of Max Caulfield, an eighteen-year-old student at Blackwell High School. She has a visio...

The Lunar Chronicles

The Lunar Chronicles

Lily Maki, EMS Press Staff

September 22, 2017


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Marissa Meyer’s four-book series “The Lunar Chronicles” are action packed, filled with suspense and terror. Meyer brings us into a whole new world of fantasy and science fiction in her stories. “The Lunar Chronicles” is a New York Times best seller. 33-year-old Meyer lives in Tacoma, Wa...

Is Dance a Sport?

Is Dance a Sport?

Malia Rogers, Isabelle, and Sophia Hagerty

September 21, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Many people believe that dancers just prance around aimlessly in tutus. However, according to Dictionary.com, the definition of a sport is  “any athletic activity requiring skill or physical ability and often of a competitive nature.” This means that any activity requiring skill and having a co...

Book Review “Remember Me”

Book Review “Remember Me”

Ella Sherman, EMS Press Staff

September 19, 2017


Filed under Opinion

In the page-turning novel “Remember Me” by author Christopher Pike, teenage Shari Cooper has a good life. She has a loving family, loyal friends, good grades, and a nice car. The night she goes to her friend´s birthday party, all that changes. The last thing Shari remembers is falling off the balcony, headf...

Charlottesville Opinion

Charlottesville Opinion

Mallory Swope, EMS Press StaffMallory Swope

September 18, 2017


Filed under News, Opinion

As many are aware, protesters gathered recently in Charlottesville, Virginia, for a “Unite the Right” protest. The protest quickly escalated from a peaceful rally to a violent outcry. The original protest centered around the proposed removal a statue of Confederate commander Robert E. Lee in Ch...

Pets

Pets

Hannah Abner

September 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Do like having a pet? Do you find pets annoying? Do you continuously ask your parents for one? Animals can be a loving addition to your life, but they also can get in the way of things. Having a companion at home has many pros and cons.   Pros An animal will never judge you for what you do. Som...

The Black Parade

The Black Parade

Summer Anderson

September 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

My Chemical Romance was a band that formed in 2001 and stayed together till 2013. The most well known members of the band (also the ones who were in the band the longest) are Gerard Way, Mikey Way, Ray Toro, and Frank Iero. Their music was alternative for the most part, however they do not fit into a ...

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