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Seasonal Selection: Fall Drink Frenzy

CAFFEINE ADDICT: Sports editor Vanessa Lopez enjoys an Iced Pumpkin Spice Latte from Dunkin' Donuts.

Amelia Carlson and Vanessa Lopez

October 21, 2020

As the weather cools and our craving for seasonal fall flavors rises, many local coffee places cater to these needs by introducing limited menu items, of either tasty treats or indulging drinks. Since so many locations follow the same pattern, Editor-in-Chief Amelia Carlson and Sports Editor Vanessa...

Review: Hubie Halloween

SIT BACK AND RELAX: Hubie Halloween gets you in the mood for 'spooky season'.

Gretchen Lucina, A&E Editor

October 19, 2020

With Halloween swiftly approaching, Hubie Halloween is a great movie to get you in the spirit without spooking you so much that you can’t sleep. Rated PG-13, it is a family-friendly movie that everyone could enjoy.  Though Halloween this year might be cancelled, this movie can still get you in...

Review: Enola Holmes

Enola Holmes portrayed by actress Millie Bobby Brown.

Gretchen Lucina, A&E Editor

October 18, 2020

Netflix released the new movie Enola Holmes Sept. 23, meaning that you can finally stop rewatching old movies. Fun, adventurous, and unique: this fast-paced, plot-packed storyline will keep you intrigued.  A fun and unique idea, Enola Holmes is based on a series of books by Nancy Springer centere...

Fall Musical perseveres through Remote Learning restrictions

Fall Musical perseveres through Remote Learning restrictions

Claire Creedon, In-Depth Editor

October 15, 2020

“The expression, ‘The show must go on!’ is very tried and true for us right now here in the pandemic,” Director of Snoopy! the Musical Kim Maslo said. While school is in session online, many other in-person school activities have been moved to the computer. However, in the last few months, they...

Making studying time easier: 6 apps to ensure academic success

ACADEMIC AIDES: Apps and Chrome Extensions to help keep students focused during online learning.

Olivia Shirk, Photography Editor

October 12, 2020

With school being online, students have had to come up with creative ways to manage their school work. Luckily, we have technology on our side. It is easy to become distracted or overwhelmed with online school, but with endless Google Chrome Extensions, students can handle their work seamlessly. Thankful...

What Homecoming Week activity are you?

Amelia Carlson and Olivia Shirk

October 12, 2020

https://www.buzzfeed.com/dgnomega/what-homecoming-week-activity-are-you-7nvylli2mj

Review: Summer bests and worsts

ON THE PODIUM: What the Omega's A&E section was loving this summer, and what we weren't too crazy about.

Allie Emmet and Gretchen Lucina

September 20, 2020

A &E editors Allie Emmet and Gretchen Lucina's takes on the hottest music, television, and entertainment of summer 2020.   TV shows Best: Queer Eye Season 5  Netflix fulfilled our mid-pandemic comfort show needs when they released the fifth season of Queer Eye in early June. The basi...

Artist of the Month: Carissa Blumka

TOP OF THE LADDER: Drum Major Carissa Blumka (12) conducts for the marching band.

Allie Emmet, A&E Editor

September 15, 2020

Senior Carissa Blumka was chosen July 26 as one of eleven drum majors across the country to earn the distinction of Drum Major First Class through the Smith Walbridge Drum Major Academy. Her story began her sophomore year when Band Director Jessen Smith encouraged her to audition for the position. ...

#SaveTheArts campaign advocates for artists impacted by pandemic

LIGHTS,CAMERA, ACTION: Actress Marin Koch (11) prepares for a scene as cinematographer Nolen Stevens (12) adjusts the lighting.

Emma Cho, In-Depth Editor

September 2, 2020

As our lives slowly return to normal, artists may be having a more difficult time than most. In response to this, the NCFA created the social media campaign #SaveTheArts, to draw attention to the dangerous effects the Coronavirus pandemic has on film, music, literature, dance, painting, and more. Whil...

What activity should you be doing during quarantine?

Jill Anthony, A&E Editor

August 25, 2020

https://www.buzzfeed.com/dgnomega/what-activity-should-you-do-during-quarantine-dizoaiuula

Which 2019/2020 DGN Omega staff member are you?

Jill Anthony, A&E Editor

August 25, 2020

https://www.buzzfeed.com/dgnomega/which-omega-staff-member-are-you-b3k5g2j283

At-home activities: ‘Coronavirus Olympics’

Eggs-cuse me: hold an egg on a spoon and walk across your house. Be eggs-tra careful!

Jill Anthony, A&E Editor

May 18, 2020

My brother, Matt, and I don’t get along very often. I mean like once in a blue moon can we sit civilly in the same room together. However, one thing we agree on is that we are extremely bored. We decided, after a lot of arguing, to play a "Coronavirus Olympics" of sorts. 5 rounds of games or activities we...