Coppell Student Media

Review: Local vegan restaurant spirals into success

Review: Local vegan restaurant spirals into success

Jessica Hernandez, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

DENTON - With veganism on the rise across the world, it is no surprise that Spiral Diner, an all-vegan diner serving traditional diner food with a plant-based twist, opened a location in Denton in August.   Upon entering the new location, customers are greeted with vibrant colors and natura...

On debut ‘Camila’, Cabello aims for authentic sound

On debut ‘Camila’, Cabello aims for authentic sound

Anthony Cesario, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


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Just over a year ago, singer Camila Cabello shocked fans when her departure from girl group Fifth Harmony was announced. Nobody was sure how much success, if any, she would have going solo.   Now, however, it is hard to believe fans ever doubted Cabello: she has become the first ever femal...

‘Reputation’ review: Well worth the wait

‘Reputation’ review: Well worth the wait

Anthony Cesario, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


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Over the years, Taylor Swift has been America’s sweetheart, gaining the adoration of millions of people as she transcended the genres of country and pop music with appeal to all ages. That’s why it was so surprising when, after three years’ silence, Swift released “Look What You Made Me Do”,...

Battle of the Sexes film review (with video)

Battle of the Sexes film review (with video)

Gracie Blackwell, Business Manager

September 28, 2017


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DALLAS - In recent times, films have been touching on important, timeless issues. This is no exception for sports dramedy Battle of the Sexes.   Battle of the Sexes tells the real-life story of the famous 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell). ...

Sun-Baked Songs: A Summer Music Recap

Sun-Baked Songs: A Summer Music Recap

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017


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Summer is the perfect time for leisure activities such as swimming, slouching and sleeping - the perfect time to do anything that starts with the letter s. However, the letter m took center stage for many this summer.   Music is practically synonymous with summer. It marks the start of moments a...

Misfit defenders prove to be strong family in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Misfit defenders prove to be strong family in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Gracie Blackwell, Staff Writer

May 10, 2017


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*Contains Spoilers*   When you think of Marvel, you think of superheroes. However, this group is not your ordinary superhero team.   It has been three years since the first Guardians of the Galaxy hit theaters and captured the hearts of many Marvel fans. Fans have been waiting for ...

Love is in the air at Palio’s Pizza Cafe

Love is in the air at Palio’s Pizza Cafe

Meara Isenberg, Editor-in-Chief

May 8, 2017


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With dim lighting, delicious pizza and dine-in or takeout options, Palio's Pizza Cafe is the classic Italian restaurant of your date night dreams. Located a short walk from Coppell High School at 171 N Denton Tap Rd., the family friendly cafe offers pasta and salad as well, but I knew I would be ch...

Gifted does not live up to the hype, with lack of character development

Gifted does not live up to the hype, with lack of character development

Rachel Choi, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017


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*Contains Spoilers*   Child prodigies in films are nothing new. However, it becomes interesting when one family member wants the child to bring out her skills and showcase them to the world and another just wants her to live the normal life of a kid.   Director of The Amazing Sp...

The Chainsmokers new album “Memories… Do Not Open” creates mixed feelings

The Chainsmokers new album “Memories… Do Not Open” creates mixed feelings

Fiona Koshy, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017


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After creating countless remixes and singles, The Chainsmokers officially released its first album, Memories… Do Not Open, on April 7. With its indie pop rhythm and multiple features by familiar artists, this album does not fully meet my expectations, with many repetitive songs that are similar...

The ramen review: With the trend towards these noodles increasing, new restaurants are popping up in the DFW area (with video)

The ramen review: With the trend towards these noodles increasing, new restaurants are popping up in the DFW area (with video)

Rutuja Joshi, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017


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Many people incorrectly picture ramen as a sodium-packed noodle soup in a foam cup that is eaten in copious amounts by broke college students. Authentic ramen, a Japanese and Chinese rooted dish, is more than just an instant noodle. With broths requiring six to 12 hours of preparation, specialty ...

Live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast recaptures Disney magic

Live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast recaptures Disney magic

Sruthi Boppuri, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


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The enchanting set designs, mesmerizing cinematography and remarkable score transported viewers to 18th century France in the award-winning love story, Beauty and the Beast.   The “tale as old as time” premiered on the silver screen again on March 17, in live-action form. Directed by Bill Co...

Valentine’s Day Date Ideas: Ranging in price and adventure levels, have a new experience this Tuesday

Valentine’s Day Date Ideas: Ranging in price and adventure levels, have a new experience this Tuesday

Rutuja Joshi, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


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Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching on Tuesday. As people await the romantic day, couples look for creative ideas to treat their significant others.   For the adventurous and those willing to splurge this Valentine’s Day, try indoor skydiving at iFLY in Frisco (8380 TX-121, Frisco 75034) for a truly unforgettable e...