Athlete of the Week : Grace Watkins and Ashlynn Reid

Sarah Levy

October 31, 2018

This week’s Athletes of the Week are senior Grace Watkins and sophomore Ashlynn Reid. Watkins plays volleyball, both at Oak Park and for a club team, and Ashlynn plays for the Oak Park girls’ golf team. Watkins explained her love for volleyball and what the sport has added to her life. “I just love the sport and the team environment and ...

The Beakon: Life on Mars

The Beakon: Life on Mars

Olivia Buccieri and Sam Barney-Gibbs

October 24, 2018

The New York Times has just published an article proving that life on planet Mars is finally achievable. You’ve consulted your local Neil Armstrong, you’ve sufficiently Googled “What is Mars” and your family of five has already packed their 20 or so duffle bags, half of which are filled to the...

Restaurant Review : Apollos Coffee

Kellen Beckett

September 27, 2018

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...