Best of SNO High School Edition

Artists of Watchung Hills Leave a Lasting Legacy

Artists of Watchung Hills Leave a Lasting Legacy

Lindsay Fogel, Watchung Hills Regional High School

December 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Each year, the members of the National Art Honor Society (NAHS) create artwork to fill galleries and perform community service, in addition to working on a project that will be left behind as a memory to Watchung Hills. Better known as the annual Legacy Project, this is “basically a coming together...

Sophomore art student displays her artwork in New York City

Sophomore art student displays her artwork in New York City

America Moreno, Vidal M. Trevino School of Communication and Fine Arts

November 30, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

A sophomore art student had her work exhibited at the New York Comic Con and now at the United Nations building. Jennifer Ramos submitted a painting for the Art of Wonder Fan Art website. Later, she had received one of the greatest news any artist could get. Her work would be shown at the New York...

I Just See Jessa

I Just See Jessa

Mitch Francis, Westside Highschool

November 3, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Active garden changes landscape of West Bloomington

Active garden changes landscape of West Bloomington

Melissa Schill, Normal Community

October 25, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The cool September breeze rustles through the thick, green leaves. The rich smell of soil and basil mix in the air. Small, red tomatoes hang from thick vines, and green peppers hide between leaves. A butterfly lands on a flower, and a bird chirps in the distance. Five children crouch in the dirt, gently...

‘Gotham’ star and sophomore, David Mazouz, balances stardom with studies

‘Gotham’ star and sophomore, David Mazouz, balances stardom with studies

Eva Suissa, Shalhevet High School

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Last year Shalhevet welcomed a superstar into its family — then freshman, now sophomore, David Mazouz. David has been acting since the age of 5, professionally since 8, and is currently playing the role of Bruce Wayne in the hit show Gotham on Fox Broadcasting Company. It films in New York City, which...

Louder than a Bomb

Louder than a Bomb

Nick Henrichs and Mitch Francis, Westside High School

September 28, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Video

Wilder’s wild humor leaves lasting impact

Wilder’s wild humor leaves lasting impact

Jaren Tankersley, Canyon High School

September 27, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Leaning back as much as my school-sanctioned desk would allow, I held my right hand perfectly level in front of me, and said “Look at my hand.” My friend Kade only looked at me quizzically, so I marred the quote by asking him “Steady as a rock, right?” Kade nodded and I raised my left hand, twitching...

Making A Murderer makes waves on Netflix

Making A Murderer makes waves on Netflix

Jennifer Kusch, Grosse Pointe North

May 9, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Netflix’s Making a Murderer weaves a chilling tale of corruption and conspiracy in the Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Department and illuminates a web of lies that has ruined the life of Steven Avery. But this series is real—it isn’t a tale of conflict built around Matthew McConaughey’s molasses-thick...