Summer Box Office Expected to Heat Up in Months Ahead

Hayden Weber, VHS Writer

May 9, 2017

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The hot summer months of the year also come with the biggest box office revenue for the movie industry. Since 2007, the summer box office has hauled in over four billion each season. This summer is expected to be no different ...

Havasupai: A Sweet Retreat for Hikers

Kyra Taylor, VHS Writer

May 5, 2017

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Eight miles deep in the Grand Canyon lies the home of the native tribe Havasu Baaja, and two miles beyond their living grounds accentuates a prepossessing sight of the favored Havasupai waterfall as well as many others. This pa...

Glenn Kelly: A Rising Musical Prodigy

Kyra Taylor, VHS Writer

April 3, 2017

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In light of the hardships of a demanding, trying, pressuring life as a high school teenager; some kids have found an ability to discover and seek what their future might hold for them. In this case, Verrado High School junior...

Springtime Hiking

Gabi Chambers, VHS Writer

March 21, 2017

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Springtime is the wonderful time of year when it is not too hot and not cold to finally do outside activities in Phoenix, Arizona. However, since there are no beaches close by it is sometimes hard to think of something fun to...

George Winston: A Musical Genius

Kyra Taylor, VHS Writer

February 17, 2017

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On a chilled winter evening in Tucson on February 2, 2017, the Berger Performing Arts Center showcased a gifted and accomplished artist; George Winston. The concert began with a few piano songs including “Rain” from his Winter ...

‘Moonlight’ expands to theaters nationwide ahead of Academy Awards

Hayden Weber, VHS Writer

February 17, 2017

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The Oscar-Nominated Frontrunner achieves in powerful acting, cinematography, and music Many dramas have been released in the last year that explore and perpetrate different ideas of love, acceptance, and fear, but none of the...

Mormon Temple Lights Display Promotes the True Meaning of Christmas

Krysyan Edler, VHS Writer

December 13, 2016

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The Temple’s Free and Annual Christmas Lights is Now Open The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints’ Temple in Mesa, commonly nicknamed the Mormon Church, has opened their 37th annual Christmas Lights on the Mesa Arizona Temple Grounds featuring hundreds of t...

Downtown Phoenix CityScape Embraces the Holiday Season

Brianna Mayes, VHS Writer

December 13, 2016

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CityScape, the heart of Downtown Phoenix, is usually humming with creative and busy vibes. This holiday season, it is humming with creative and busy festive vibes. CityScape is holding many events that will help spread the holid...

Verrado Holds Annual Winter Festival: Hometown Holidays

Kyra Taylor, VHS Writer

December 13, 2016

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Celebrating and kicking off the holidays is essential to the spirit of the community. Every year, Verrado holds a winter holiday celebration: Hometown Holidays. These magical events happen during the first weekend of the month ...

Glendale Glitters Lights Up the West Valley

Hayden Weber, VHS Writer

December 13, 2016

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For the last twenty-three years, Glendale Glitters has served as a holiday landmark for the West Valley.  Glendale Glitters is the largest holiday light display in the state of Arizona, stretching over sixteen blocks right in th...

‘Moana’ shines in opening week

Hayden Weber, VHS Writer

December 13, 2016

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‘Moana’ treads familiar waters, but charm and stunning visuals wins over viewers Riding off the success of Frozen and Tangled, Disney has finally released its highly anticipated Polynesian adventure, Moana, directed by Disney legend Ron Clements, the man behind Aladdin and The Little M...

Broadcast Club On The Rise

Gracie Czarny, Writer

October 4, 2016

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Throughout the years, Broadcast Club has seen an immense growth in size and popularity with many students wanting to get involved. The club originally started as a small group with a few involved students. However, as time ha...