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DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

Abby Stephens, Leah Stevens, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

On Tuesday, Sept. 5, the pumpkin spice latte (PSL) made its triumphant return to Starbucks locations across the country. However, customers have to pay $4.25 minimum each time they want a taste of the seasonal drink, which can add up quickly. In this video, we show you a simple way to make a PSL in th...

Junior Police: exposed

Junior Police: exposed

Abby Stephens, Nick Seda, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Satire, Top Stories, Video

Disclaimer: The following video and story are satirical over-dramatizations of recent school events. Over the past few weeks, talk of students Juuling and vaping in hidden corners of the school has been circulating. While the school has official protocol for dealing with these issues, rumors began t...

Central scares

Central scares

Abby Stephens, Leah Stevens, Nick Seda, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

Juniors Abby Stephens and Leah Stevens walk the school hallways, hiding behind doors and even garbage cans to try and scare students. Apparently the students at Central are very brave because hardly anyone got scared. This video overall was a fail, but there are some funny reactions caught on camera....

Last minute Halloween costumes and crafts

Last minute Halloween costumes and crafts

Abby Stephens, Leah Stevens, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

October 16, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

Leah Stevens, junior, shows viewers how to make two easy do-it-yourself (DIY) Halloween costumes and two DIY Halloween crafts to get students in the Fall spirit. Halloween is fast approaching on Tuesday, Oct. 31. With students busy lives consisting of sports, clubs, and school work, taking a step back...

World Language classes compete for glory

World Language classes compete for glory

Abby Stephens, Nick Seda, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

After school on Friday, Sept. 28, the World Languages Department hosted their annual Foreign Language Olympics in the courtyard, bringing teachers and their students together. The event consisted of five games, allowing each language to show off their skills.

Central before hours

Central before hours

Abby Stephens, Nick Seda, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 27, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

Senior Nick Seda interviews students around school, who arrive before normal hours, to see why they show up so early. With a plethora of activities, sports and extracurricular, students have many options for why they'd choose to arrive before 7:30 a.m. 

Teachers guess student slang

Teachers guess student slang

Abby Stephens, Leah Stevens, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 8, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

On Sept. 6th, while roaming the halls, we asked teachers to guess the definitions of popular slang that students are using here at school. While watching the video, look below to compare the UrbanDictionary definitions to the student and teacher definitions. Chirp (verb) - to insult someone Fl...

A new year with new faces

A new year with new faces

Michalea Halikias, Samantha Moriarty, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2017


Filed under Features, Multimedia, Video

As the new school year begins, freshmen aren’t the only ones adjusting to a new environment. This year, seven new staff members are joining various departments, along with a new assistant principal. The new staff members include Ms. Melanie Kachinsky of the Math Department, Mr. Evan Haase and Ms. Lauren Schmidt of t...

How you know you go to Hinsdale Central

How you know you go to Hinsdale Central

Abby Stephens, Videographer

September 5, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Top Stories, Video

With the start of the year, many freshmen may wonder what it means to truly be a Red Devil. Join reporter Abby Stephens as she interviews upperclassmen on how they know they attend Hinsdale Central.

The perfect senior prank

The perfect senior prank

Zach Wols and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

May 19, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Opinion, Top Stories, Video

With the school year coming to an end, the inevitable senior pranks are quickly approaching. After the senior softball game on Dickinson Field, only time can tell if the pranks will get more severe, but this begs the question, what makes a perfect senior prank? "A perfect senior prank doesn't hurt...

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