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KFC Debuts New Menu Item

KFC Debuts New Menu Item

Noah Strang, Staff Writer
February 27
Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

Earlier this month KFC launched a new menu item in Singapore, but it could be making its way to North America soon. The Chizza is a pizza with a crust made of fried chicken and mozzarella and chicken as toppings. The reaction to the Chizza has been disappointing so far as many customers have been underwhelmed...

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

All-Star Game Tips-Off at Smoothie King Centre

Ahmed Alghamdi, News & Student/Residential Life Editor
February 27
Filed under Showcase, Sports, What's Trending

On February 17-19, 2017, The National Basketball Association (NBA) held the annual All-Star Weekend. This year it was supposed to take place in Charlotte, North Carolina. However, the event was switched to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana. All-Star Weekend is an event owned by the NBA that cons...

Roll Safe Memes: Blowing Up the Internet

Roll Safe Memes: Blowing Up the Internet

Nathan Bhatia, Editor, What's Trending
February 17
Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

Since late January 2017, memes involving actor Kayode Ewumi have flooded the internet. Kayode Ewumi played Role Safe in the documentary called #hooddocumentry, in which he chills out in his 'Hood' and lives his life as a 'young and upcoming creative'. A photo of him pointing to his head from the video...

Quebec City Mosque Shooting — a Terrorist Act

Quebec City Mosque Shooting — a Terrorist Act

Dennis Wang, Staff Writer
February 3
Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

On Sunday, January 29th, a gunman entered the Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec and opened fire on a group of individuals practicing evening prayers. Six were killed and nineteen were injured at this Quebec City Mosque shooting. While many news outlets have described the event as having two shoote...

Saints Vs. VC

Adam Radcliffe, Editor in Chief
January 30
Filed under Sports, What's Trending

On Wednesday, January 18th, the first basketball game of the Saints vs. Vancouver College series took place. The game was held at VC for the sole purpose of finding out who's the better team. Following a big win from the grade 10’s, the Varsity teams took to the gym. The room was roaring with both schools ch...

Christmas Carpool Karaoke

Tommy Kuo, Co-Editor in Chief
December 18
Filed under What's Trending

  Probably Mariah Carey's most well-known song, "All I Want For Christmas Is You" has always been a highly-requested pop song during Christmas season. This time James Corden joined with the singers featured in his Carpool Karaoke show to deliver this Christmas classic to wish us a merry Christmas....

Snow Day in Canada

Snow Day in Canada

Nathan Bhatia, Editor, What's Trending
December 16
Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

On December 5th 2016 many places in Canada including Vancouver were hit with a big snowfall. As the snow covered the roads it made it difficult for most drivers to drive properly. The video below shows how the snowfall had an affect on some drivers in Montreal.

This Hasn’t Happened in Five Years

This Hasn’t Happened in Five Years

Trevor Li, Staff Writer
December 7
Filed under News, Residential Life, Showcase, Sports, What's Trending

The Battle of Harker Hall is an annual basketball game where a team of boarding students face off the house parents. It is attended by all members of the boarding community (and often some esteemed guests as well). The 2016/17 game took place on the evening of Tuesday, December 6th, and marks the 7th ga...

Medellin plane crash kills 76

Medellin plane crash kills 76

Adam Radcliffe, Staff Writer
November 29
Filed under Showcase, What's Trending

On November 29, 2016, a plane flying from Medellin, Colombia took a turn for the worst. Due to what is thought to be electrical failure, the chartered plane crashed killing 76 people. Only six passengers survived. On board was the Chapecoense soccer team from Brazil who were on their way to compete in...

“We don’t think about these issues in our daily lives”

“We don’t think about these issues in our daily lives”

Trevor Li, Staff Writer
November 16
Filed under A&E, News, Showcase, Student Life, What's Trending

The Grade 12s performed the third annual Issues Play today during X-Block. The Issues Play is a performance highlighting the less-talked-about issues and struggles potentially surrounding some St. George’s students. Mr. R. Wisden, Head of Theatre Arts, introduced the play by explaining that it wasn’t ...