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Las Vegas Music Teachers National Association Piano Competitions

November 13, 2020 2:35pm | Daniel Chong

With COVID-19’s various effects on our lives, one competition is still operating despite many challenges: the Music Teachers National Association Competition. Originally an incredibly high-level competition where the top musicians of our age group gather to qualify for national and international competitions, much of the […]

Halloween is Over. Now Which Candy Should I Actually Eat?

November 13, 2020 2:31pm | Ella Massey

Do you know your Halloween candy? The weeks after Halloween, there are certain candies in their pillowcases everyone looks forward to. And then there are the candies that are left at the bottom for years on end. This is a list of the five best […]

A Legend Returns: The McRib

November 10, 2020 12:50am | Daniel Chong

McDonald’s fan favorite, the McRib, is set to be released to 14,000 locations on December 2. The McRib is a simple but beautiful design, created by the same chef who masterminded the Chicken McNugget. The sandwich consists of a tender pork patty shaped to look […]

Three New Restaurants you HAVE to Try

October 20, 2020 1:30pm | Daniel Chong

With the pandemic preventing many larger restaurants on the Strip from opening, other restaurants have taken the opportunity of less competition to surge in popularity, allowing more customers to dine-in and making use of outdoor patios and larger spaces. Here are three of the most […]

Genshin Impact: A Revolutionary New Game

October 15, 2020 1:05pm | Daniel Chong

Released on September 28, 2020, Genshin Impact took the gaming world by storm and quickly became one of the most popular recent games up to date. With a unique playstyle of a fantasy-based role playing with an immersive open world and impressive physics engine that […]

The McDonald’s Travis Scott Burger

October 7, 2020 5:24pm | Daniel Chong

IT’S LIT!!! At 630 calories, coming with medium fries, a small container of BBQ sauce, and a Sprite, the Travis Scott Burger is definitely worth the six dollars for a simple but delicious meal. Made up of the normal quarter pounder ingredients (the 100% fresh […]

Rollin’ Smoke: The Best Barbeque in Vegas

September 29, 2020 2:30pm | Dylan Patel

You know that tiny barbecue place you’ve passed by on the strip? Or maybe after going to the gym? Well I decided to check it out, and let me tell you, that was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. Rollin’ Smoke is one […]

What’s Going on with Tik Tok?

September 22, 2020 1:45pm | Antonio Mosby

Musically’s rebrand, Tik Tok, has become far more influential and popular than its predecessor, garnering over 800 million users worldwide. It has also produced careers for many Internet personalities. The most notable of them are Charli D’amelio and Addison Rae, who have amassed tens of […]

Two Philosophical Principles to Help You Make Decisions

September 21, 2020 12:52pm | Richard Park

While most people disregard philosophy as unintelligible, there are many philosophical concepts that are worth learning because of their practical applications in everyday life. Two concepts that are especially applicable are negative visualization and the hedonistic treadmill. Although the concepts are entirely unrelated, they may […]

Five New Vegas Restaurants You Don’t Want to Miss

September 15, 2020 3:49pm | Daniel Chong

With COVID-19’s influence reaching an all-time high, Vegas’s normally vibrant dining scene has slowed to a snail’s place. With many of our favorite restaurants being forced to shut down or limited to takeout and delivery, heavy restrictions in place on restaurant operations have made eating […]