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  • April 19Danielle Wilder becomes new varsity Athenas coach

  • March 31Girls’ soccer: Crosstown Classic between DGN and DGS ends in 1-1 draw

  • March 21Girls’ soccer: Varsity wins Elk Grove Tournament for second-straight year, defeats York 2-1

Artist of the Month: Jo’s Corner

Matt Troher, A&E Editor

March 13, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Music

Spanning five years in age and three different schools, Jo’s Corner brings different people together to create one thing, music. Jo’s Corner consists of North students Sarah Durbin (Senior) on vocals and guitar, Delaney ...

School musical takes audience to heaven

Sophia Karrow, In-Depth Editor

March 13, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Showcase

With an excellent script, impressive acting, and glitzy numbers the school production of “Sister Act” was one to remember. The nearly entire female cast proved the power and beauty women have on stage. This rendition of ...

The Omega Podcast: The Oscars

Matt Troher and Isabelle LaBianco

March 1, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Movies, Podcast

In the first episode of the Omega Podcast, A&E editor Matt Troher and News editor Isabelle LaBianco share their opinions on who they think should, and will, win this years Oscars In addition, the staff of The Omega ...

Former student writes full length musical

Matt Troher, A&E Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Fine Arts

DGN graduate Leo Fotos (2014), has gone on a truly unique path. Fotos wrote an original full-length musical, Debuting at the Chicago Musical Theater Festival (CMTF). Entitled “TRU”, the musical follows Truman, an outgoing high...

Artist of the month: Ben Gartlen

Kyle Schirle, A&E Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Fine Arts

The Scholastic art show is an annual competition in which talented students from around the area enter pieces that they spent a lot of time and effort working on. Many students come out of the award show very happy with just one h...

Board game shop gains local popularity

Matt Carbon, Sports Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment

Many towns just like Downers Grove have a local game store, a multifaceted shop where a plethora of games and types of games are sold to various customers. Fair Game, stationed on Main Street downtown, has recently come across popula...

Review – The End of the F***ing World (TV-MA)

Matt Troher, A&E Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Television

The End of F***ing World is exactly as the title suggests; angsty, dramatic, and all-around entertaining. Odd enough to be enduring, but not overly quirky for the sake of relevance, the eight-episode Netflix series follows self...

Review – Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Kyle Schirle, A&E Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Movies

In a galaxy far far away. These words normally would bring Star Wars nerds like me great pleasure and excitement. However, after the great disappointment of The Force Awakens (TFA) the only emotions going through my mind when I sa...

‘Time’s Up’ movement costs more than just a $12 pin

Isabelle LaBianco, News Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Movies, Opinions

In a sea of black ball gowns and Armani suits, a silver pin catches the attention of the abundance of cameras. The pin becomes chatter amongst the guests and reporters. “Time’s Up” becomes the catchphrase of the 2018 Gol...

“A celebration of humanity”: The Greatest Showman serves as this year’s cinema spectacular

February 1, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Movies

Nominated for an Academy Award and the winner of Golden Globes' Best Original Song, Hugh Jackman’s The Greatest Showman is a showstopper filled with extravagant dance numbers and elaborate costumes. The music was written by the du...

Cawthorne’s 2018 Grammy Predictions

Ellie Cawthorne, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Music

Record of the Year: “Record Of The Year” is a category in which the board recognizes the artist's performance as well as the overall contributions of the producer(s), recording engineer(s) and/or mixer(s) if other than t...

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