DGN Omega

  • December 5On Wednesday December 5, an anti-abortion protest was held before first period on the main street entrance sidewalk

  • December 3Boys Wrestling won against Proviso West 56-15

  • December 3Varsity Boys Basketball won home opener against Proviso West 85-54

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...

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...