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Simple salmon recipe that will help you keep your New Year’s Resolution (with video)

Simple salmon recipe that will help you keep your New Year’s Resolution (with video)

Aubrie Sisk, Communications Manager
January 19, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Recipes

Recently, I have become more health conscious and have started to limit my intake of red meats. Salmon is a great lean meat seeing as each ounce has no more than 60 calories depending on the the region it is from. I used wild Atlantic salmon which has 51 calories per ounce. Here is a homemade lemon salmon...

Talent show to feature dramatic reading of popular songs, other unique acts

Talent show to feature dramatic reading of popular songs, other unique acts

Rachel Choi, Staff Writer
January 13, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

There is no better day to showcase your hidden talents than in the annual talent show. The long awaited auditions for the 2017 Coppell High School talent show were held Tuesday in the choir room. Auditions were open for the emcees as well as the people who would be performing acts for the event ...

More than a binge: Netflix astonishing growth provides new opportunities, connections

More than a binge: Netflix astonishing growth provides new opportunities, connections

Kathryn Rudd, Entertainment Editor
January 13, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

It shouldn’t be too much of a surprise when Netflix reported 75 million viewers at the start of 2016 alone. However, the growth of the television and movie streaming program has made within the past five years - over 55 million subscribers - may come as a shock to those enthralled in their nightly binge. ...

Fortune House provides Shanghainese comfort food to local diners (with video)

Fortune House provides Shanghainese comfort food to local diners (with video)

Rutuja Joshi, Staff Writer
January 12, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Multimedia, Reviews, Uncategorized

  After living in Texas for 13 years, I've often felt the lack of international cuisine. For some, chain restaurants such as Chipotle and Pei Wei fill the void. For others, the empty space has been slowly filled by new and unique restaurants filling the Dallas area. Fortune House, a traditio...

A fool for the feast

A fool for the feast

Rutuja Joshi, Staff Writer
December 14, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase, Uncategorized

With built anticipation, the 2016 Madrigal Feast did not fail to meet and exceed expectations. With more tickets sold in the history of CHS Madrigal Feasts, the house was packed with eager audience members ranging all ages and background. With mesmerizing harmonies, acting, scenery and food, Madr...

Spending winter break the right way

Spending winter break the right way

Emma Cummins
December 12, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Winter break will soon be upon us, and I am sure that most of us will spend this time working, binge-watching Netflix and eating. Given that this break is especially long, and when we return the schedule will temporarily be quite different, it is important to use this time wisely. Although break can be somewhat chaotic, here are a few tips on how to take advantage of this time. Re...

Giving back during the holidays

Giving back during the holidays

Fiona Koshy and Lili Lomas, Staff Writer and Student Life Editor
December 11, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

With the annual flooding of school halls with Christmas music and decorations it is easy to forget the spirit of giving that should come with the holiday season. However, the world’s problems may seem too vast creating uncertainty about how to start solving them. Here is a narrowed list of DFW based...

“Gilmore Girls” revival brings fans back to Stars Hollow

“Gilmore Girls” revival brings fans back to Stars Hollow

Rutuja Joshi, Staff Writer
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Warning: review contains spoilers After nine years of anticipation, hopes from “Gilmore Girls" fans came to fruition - a revival.   Restlessly, fans needed closure to all the loose ends that the finale of “Gilmore Girls” left them with. But did the show’s Netflix revival, “A Year in ...

Student led project coming to life with Winter Fest

Student led project coming to life with Winter Fest

Akila Muthukumar, Staff Writer
December 9, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

On Sunday from 6 - 9 p.m., the Coppell High School International Baccalaureate program is holding a Winter Fest with the annual IB Christmas party and includes a silent auction, slam poetry readings, live music, games, coffee and desserts at the CHS commons. Entry is free but the food and auction proce...

Three DIY Christmas gifts for the holiday procrastinator

Three DIY Christmas gifts for the holiday procrastinator

Christie Nah, Staff Writer
December 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Recipes, Showcase

  Tis’ the season to be jolly and save your time and money from hectic holiday shopping by creating perfect one-of-a-kind gifts that add a personal touch to the often materialistic holiday season. Here are three inexpensive Do-It-Yourself Christmas gifts for your friends and family: Holiday Su...

Elaborate holiday displays light up yards, faces of residents

Elaborate holiday displays light up yards, faces of residents

Meara Isenberg, Editor-in-Chief
December 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

For most of the year, Sandy Sutton’s home by busy Parkway Boulevard in Coppell looks similar to those that surround it. However, for one month out of the year, the two trees in her yard are strung with hundreds of multicolored lights and a huge inflatable bear greeting passing pedestrians and cars. For t...

Annual Madrigal Feast to feature all choirs in “A Fool for Your Love”

Annual Madrigal Feast to feature all choirs in “A Fool for Your Love”

Rutuja Joshi, Staff Writer
December 1, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

Coppell High School Madrigals is hosting its 22nd annual and renowned Madrigal Feast, “A Fool for Your Love”, on Dec. 9-10. The event features not only singing by Coppell High School’s award winning choir, but also a dramatic play and medieval style dinner. Unlike past years, multiple cho...

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