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  • September 24Girls' volleyball: Non-conference home match-up against Metea Valley canceled for Sept. 27

  • September 22Boys’ football: Trojans drop second-straight game, fall to 2-3 (1-2 WSSC)

  • September 22Girls’ volleyball: Trojans win Plainfield South invite, maintain seven-game winning streak

Review: Thank You for Today proves exciting for long time Death Cab fans

Patrick Brooks, A&E Editor

September 7, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Music

  Thank You for Today is probably the most promising album of the 2010’s for both long-time Death Cab fans and newcomers. With a new producer, Rich Costly, and a new member, Dave Depper, Thank You for Today looks...

Money Talks: New Oscar’s category favors the bottom line

Audrey Dwyer, In-Depth Editor

August 30, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Movies

The 90th Oscars was a flop.  With a record low of 26.5 million viewers, the March 4th telecast ratings had dropped 20% from the previous year.  To boost their program’s popularity, the Academy made three significant chang...

Schirle and Troher’s Summer Entertainment

Kyle Schirle and Matt Troher

May 22, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Fine Arts, Movies, Music

With school getting out and summer starting up, schedules will be freed up and boredom will need to be overcomed. A&E editors Matt Troher and Kyle Schirle share their recommendations on music and movies to help keep the boredom...

Underoath: Erase Me-Review

Kyle Schirle, A&E Editor

May 22, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Music

Florida hardcore band Underoath returns with their eighth studio album “Erase Me.” This album continues their musical excellence with this project. The album stands as a turning point in their discography since they abandon...

Student works for YouTube success

Matt Troher, A&E Editor

May 15, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment

Junior Ryan Marek walks the halls donning a pair of customized sneakers, painted then overlined in permanent marker with his initials. For Marek, fashion is not just a way to dress, but a way to promote his passion. Run from...

Review: Childish Gambino – This is America

Matt Troher, A&E Editor

May 10, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Music

Childish Gambino’s “This is America” is the most important song in the world right now. Every music nerd like me is itching to review a song like “This is America”. In today’s pop-culture landscape that is so bogged...

Bobby Tarantino ll-Review

Kyle Schirle, A&E Editor

April 22, 2018

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, Music

Maryland rapper Logic is back with his sixth mixtape, Bobby Tarantino II. Serving as a sequel to his 2016 mixtape Bobby Tarantino, it follows a very similar brag rap tone. As with most Logic albums, he opens up the mixtape...

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...

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