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Restaurant Review : Apollos Coffee

Kellen Beckett

September 27, 2018


Filed under Online Features

In the space that used to hold Bean Scene, a new locals favorite has emerged. Apollos Coffee Shop is a family owned coffee shop that provides great service and a family friendly atmosphere. My first impression of walking into Apollo’s was the friendliness of the staff. The couple that runs it are incredi...

The Beakon: My time with the New York Times

The Beakon: My time with the New York Times

Olivia Buccieri

September 18, 2018


Filed under Online Features, Opinion

The New York subway system is a conundrum. It’s the most New York part of New York City, yet found only in the hazy underground underneath the hustle and bustle of the streets. Everybody in New York takes the subway. It’s a mode of transportation that merges each and every enclave, culture, belief...

Oak Park alumni: Troy Gentile

Oak Park alumni: Troy Gentile

Hunter Keaster

September 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Online Features

From a young age Troy Gentile had an interest in acting, and today he stars on the award-winning TV show “The Goldbergs.” Troy Gentile graduated from Oak Park High School in 2012 and currently resides in Southern California. Gentile plays the middle child, Barry Goldberg, on the TV show “The ...

Oak Park alumni: Alisha Valavanis

Oak Park alumni: Alisha Valavanis

Navya Batra

September 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Online Features

After a 3-0 lead, the Seattle Storm WNBA team won the League Championship for 2018. The first person to be interviewed after the win was the President and General Manager of the team as well as Oak Park Alumni: Alisha Valavanis. Starting from the very beginning, Valavanis said, “I grew up in Indiana then ...