Highlights of the 2017 Oscars

Known as Hollywood’s biggest night of the year, The Academy Awards (The Oscars) honor the best movies, actors, producers and designers of the year’s best major motion pictures. What started off on a high...

Not Another Grimm Fairytale

“Rusalka.” The story of a water nymph who wants to become human due to her love for a prince who swims in her waters. She is a daughter of the Water Gnome, a child of the chill waters with pale blonde hair...

Unconventional Love: Past Meets Present

“I’m pregnant.” These are two words that, taken together, strike a mix of absolute terror and complete awe in the hearts of those who hear them. In the case of the Lovings, these words were the start of...

Stock up for Spring Break

March is officially upon us and while this month acts as a midpoint between the beginning and end of the semester, it also signals the arrival of spring — and spring break. With this highly anticipated...

The Bridge Between Reality and Fantasy

As the drawbridge lowered, I finally got a good look…at my virginity. I’ve never seen my virginity. We’ve never met in person, or maybe we had but I had no recollection. As the drawbridge lowered,...

Wine and Dine with the Vine: Bodega

To preface this piece, I am a huge sucker for “hidden gem” restaurants, as I find that they have some of the best cuisine for the right price. Though some may be more difficult to find than others, the...

One Day at a Time

During a time of debate in our country over immigration, identity and acceptance, one of Netflix’s newest releases, “One Day at a Time,” takes these themes and addresses them flawlessly. The reboot of...

9 Best Fairfield Restaurant Week Deals

The best week of the semester has returned again, Stags: Fairfield Restaurant Week. From Feb. 27 through March 5, there will be 28 of the best restaurants in Fairfield offering special fixed price lunch and...