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“The Office” will be leaving Netflix platform

The renown show

Diana Jones, Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

“The Office” is one of the most beloved shows on Netflix. It has been streamed by users 52 million times and may be the most popular show on Netflix. But this iconic show is leaving the streaming platform in 2021. The show will be going to NBC’s own streaming service. The service, Peacock, ...

My Chemical Romance’s musical comeback stirs nostalgia in students

Freshman James Singh shows off his My Chemical Romance t-shirt.

Piper Bacon, staff writer

January 10, 2020

Middle school was rough. Most people deny or try to forget those times when they slathered layers of black eyeliner on their eyes and drew Dan and Phil themed cat whiskers on their cheeks in black sharpie so everyone would see it for at least three whole days. Unfortunately, everyone remembers...

‘Beacon,’ a professional dance performance, on tap at Roseville High

The Chadash Dance Company rehearses for their upcoming dance show.

Sarah Rietz, staff writer

December 19, 2019

Former Granite Bay High School teacher Judi Daniels is making incredible moves in the world of the arts.  Daniels taught high school for close to 30 years, including her 12 years at GBHS as an English and Film teacher, and is very educated in the arts.  “I have a B.A. in English, a Master...

Music Review: Find the Beat

Armaan Saini, staff writer

December 17, 2019

“Find The Beat,” by Blueface is his debut album with its initial release on December 6, 2019 for Cash Money West Productions.  The album features big rappers and singers like Gunna, Lil Baby, DaBaby, Ambjaay, Stunna 4 Vegas, NLE Choppa, Jeremih, and YBN Nahmir.  With many artists, it looks ...

Movie Review: Frozen 2

Julia Golovey, staff writer

December 17, 2019

“Frozen 2” is set three years after the events of the first film and is about a journey outside of Elsa and Anna’s home of Arendale in the fall. The movie was about the origins of Elsa's powers and unveils some answers to questions from the first film. This sequel has noticeable differences in fi...

Music Review: The Best of Pentatonix Christmas

Pentatonix is an acapella group with five members, with an array of music that can be found on Youtube, iTunes, and many more music distributing facilities.

Gabby Mathis, staff writer

December 17, 2019

For me, Christmas is about spending time with family, decorating a Christmas tree, and of course, the music. “The Best of Pentatonix Christmas” by Pentatonix is a must this holiday season.  The album showcases many songs from their previous holiday albums and new songs that they just recently...

GB community takes a look at ‘Joker’

The 'Joker' was released Oct. 4, 2019, nearly three years after 'Suicide Squad' and its flop with the Joker.

Simi Singh, staff writer

December 11, 2019

The new ‘Joker’ hit theaters recently. It has a decent 68% on Rotten Tomatoes, and many have described the film as gritty, dark, violent, and disturbing. “(It’s) unsettling, for sure. Innovative, it was very interesting to see a movie like this. You had Marvel doing Infinity War, and Endga...

Musical students create bands off-campus

Jake Russell (left) is also one of the anchors during the GBTV bulletins.

Sarah Rietz, staff writer

December 5, 2019

Everyone knows about Granite Bay High School’s Emerald Brigade, but have students heard about Dream Pool or Rhonda and the Rest?  Several students at GBHS are musically inclined and bands are a perfect way for them to express their talents with others. “As a musician, I think everybody want...

Not so Forever 21

Fast fashion store, Forever 21 is near its end and reaching bankruptcy.

Piper Bacon, staff writer

December 3, 2019

Yet another popular franchise is nearing its end. On September 29, 2019, Forever 21 filed for a Chapter 11 bankruptcy. An employee source from Forever 21 says that they’re not able to disclose much information, but they can say that they’re closing every store in Europe and Canada along wit...

MarioKart hits iOS

MarioKart on the app store graces the phones of many students on campus.

Armaan Saini, staff writer

November 21, 2019

Mario Kart has hit a new level with it’s new Mobile Tour version available in iOS and Android app stores around the world. Unlock new characters, gain points by racing for a victory, level up and compete with friends. The new game leads to many fans thinking the game to die very soon. For example,...

Are games > mx+b?

Programs for graphing calculators can be found online.

Diana Jones, staff writer

November 21, 2019

Math just got a little more interesting. A popular trend going around schools is downloading games on a graphing calculator. Maddi Kim, a freshman at GBHS, has a graphing calculator, but doesn’t have any games installed on it. “Games on calculators would be a fun way to pass the time,” said Kim. It...

Professional drama class performs fall show, “Hamlet”

Seniors Alonzo Cannon and Grace Putman act in

Sophia Harimoto, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

   The Granite Bay High School Theatre production company has spent hours of behind-the-scenes work in preparation for their fall show— Hamlet— and now, the big question is whether to see or not to see the play. GBHS put their own spin on Shakespeare’s play by having most of the male role...

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