A whimsical film tackling a difficult subject: “Jojo Rabbit”

Vaughn Clissold, Staffer

November 22, 2019

Taika Watiti’s “Jojo Rabbit” is a surprisingly beautiful and heartfelt movie about a German boy growing up during World War Two. The boy, Jojo, played by Roman Griffin Davis, has to break away from the ideas that Nazi propoganda...

“Jesus is King” Kanye’s tribute to God

Sophia Desia, Staffer

November 22, 2019

Recently Kanye West has become very prevalent in media, with his MAGA-hat-wearing support of President Trump and statements that run along the lines of blaming black people for slavery. On Oct. 25 he released an album all about...

Off the Map studio 200

Libby Eggert, Staffer

November 22, 2019

Surrounded by audience members, wife Arlene Groden, portrayed by Eleanor Babwin, bangs angrily against the doors, her screams echoing throughout Studio 200.  It’s the first time anyone has talked louder than voice level ...

November Horoscopes

Jane Houseal

November 22, 2019

Aquarius: Jan. 21 - Feb. 19 There are a lot of wonderful things coming your way, Aqua! Venus moves through Sagittarius from November 1-25 which puts you in a festive, confident mood for the beginning of the holiday season. Your s...

Training disability into possibility

Calvin Roe, Staffer

November 22, 2019

After decades of service in the Oak Park community, Therese Brennock has been awarded the 2019 Thonar Award by the Rush University Medical Center. The award, beginning in 1991, has been annually given to someone who has “tra...

Tips to have a sustainable Thanksgiving

Camille Grant, Staffer

November 22, 2019

Thanksgiving deserves the title of America’s strangest holiday. To celebrate our gratitude, we turn to gluttony — eating in excess to remember the cold, hungry, deadly winters in early America.  Still, the tradition has been imbued with meaning...