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Mythology takes the spotlight

Mythology takes the spotlight

Evan Moyer, Staff Reporter
November 9, 2016
Filed under Features, Fine Arts, Top Stories

Lights! Camera! Zeus? This year's RBHS fall play is "The Iliad, the Odyssey, and All of Greek Mythology in 99 Minutes or Less." The director of this play is Colleen Stahnke, and the tech crew is directed by Matt Mcconnell. “The Iliad and The Odyssey and ALL of Greek mythology... it hits all the well-kno...

Before they became Gods

Before they became Gods

Panipak Bumrungkwaen, Staff Reporter
November 8, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Play, Top Stories

Are you a fan of Greek mythology, the Olympians or comedy? This year's fall play is a 99 minute production, including your favorite characters from Greek mythology. Come watch the RB 2016 Fall Play at Riverside Brookfield High School on November 10th, 11th, and 12th! Here are what you need to know about...

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition review

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition review

Thomas Kraus, Staff Reporter
November 8, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Games & Tech, Reviews

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition, developed by Bethesda Studios, was released for Xbox One, Playstation 4, and PC on October 28, 2016. The game also includes 3 downloadable content packs: Dragonborn, Dawnguard and Hearthfire. The game features better graphics and a few minor changes compare...

A step in the right direction

A step in the right direction

Allie Welsh, Staff Reporter
November 4, 2016
Filed under Features, Fine Arts, Top Stories

Colleen Stahnke has been in the act of directing the Riverside Brookfield High School's fall play. The fall play was inspired by Greek mythology, and is called ‘The Iliad, The Odyssey, and All of Greek Mythology’. The play will be in the RB auditorium at 7 pm on November 10, and 7:30 pm on November 11 ...

Rainbow: is it worth the listen?

Rainbow: is it worth the listen?

Evan Moyer, Staff reporter
November 1, 2016
Filed under Music & Books

Its not bad to try out a band you haven't heard of, even if its older than you, at least give it a try. Who knows you may like it. Rainbow was a band created by Ritchie Blackmore (previously the guitarist in Deep Purple) created a lot of the songs that have a very medieval feel thanks to the collaboration...

Chilling and thrilling: Clarion reviews area haunted houses

Chilling and thrilling: Clarion reviews area haunted houses

Kassie Ramirez, Staff Reporter
October 27, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Features

This Halloween season I made it my mission to go to a variety of haunted houses and review them to the best of my ability. It was a fun experience and I hope you all enjoy. Midnight Terror Haunted House    This haunted house is located at 5520 West 111th street, Oak Lawn, IL 60453. I went to thi...

Boo-It-Yourself: Clarion Crafts

Boo-It-Yourself: Clarion Crafts

Tatum Bruno and Shannon Wrzesinski
October 18, 2016
Filed under Do-It-Yourself, Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

Halloween is coming up and your going to want to fill your house with spooky projects and crafts! All of these crafts are easy, affordable and fun! So get ready to Boo-It-Yourself! Eerie Eyes: This super easy decoration is sure to be a scary hit for Halloween. The materials used are easy to f...

Clarion defeats QWOP… kind of

Clarion defeats QWOP… kind of

Kyle Platt, Staff Reporter
October 12, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Games & Tech, Reviews, Top Stories

QWOP is the kind of game that makes you want to grab a cup of coffee, sit down at your computer, and play…and then throw your coffee across the room out of rage. The basis of QWOP is that you are an athlete representing your small home country in the Olympics. You are trying to run the 100 mete...

Your Inner Geek

Your Inner Geek

Daniel Fosselman, Clarion Reporter
October 5, 2016
Filed under Features, Games & Tech, Music & Books, Secret Lives of Teachers, Top Stories

Bring out your lightsabers, character sheets, and game controllers because we’re getting into the nerdy going-ons of RB. Today’s feature geek is Geoff Geltner(d), a RB math teacher whom if you’ve already met, this choice of interview was not a surprise in the slightest. Geltner absolutely considers hi...

Back in black: Fright Fest returns to Great America

Back in black: Fright Fest returns to Great America

Nate Navarro, Staff Reporter
October 4, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Top Stories

  Students at RB love going to Fright Fest at Six Flags. The festival takes place during the Halloween season. Many of the park’s rollercoasters are decorated, and there are special areas dedicated for Fright Fest. Sophomore Ethan Santoyo went to Fright Fest last year with some of his cousin...

The wild blue (and white) yonder

The wild blue (and white) yonder

Galen Alaks, Co Editor In Chief
September 23, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Homecoming 2016-17, Top Stories

On the final day of homecoming week, RB students went crazy with blue and white. Check out photos of this day in the slideshow above.

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