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Fashion Friday: Fresh and easy

Fashion Friday: Fresh and easy

Ilan Cohen, Style Editor

February 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Style

Sophomore Zoe Reichbach tries to keep her fashion innovative every day. She is known throughout her grade for her unique style. Check out what Reichbach had to say about her outfit on Friday, Feb. 10: ...

Rockville Escape Room marks the spot with “A Pirate’s Quest”

Rockville Escape Room marks the spot with “A Pirate’s Quest”

Jessie Lehman, Reporter

January 19, 2017


Filed under Style

The door is still locked, time on the clock is running out and the pirate’s treasure is nowhere to be found. Escape rooms are a trendy group activity in which participants solve puzzles and codes to escape a series of rooms before time runs out. There are many escape room companies across the Washington,...

No people, no problem

No people, no problem

Amelia Davidson, Reporter

January 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Style, Uncategorized

If you are looking for a restaurant that serves a wide variety of food in a quick and tech- -savvy manner, I highly recommend trying Eatsa in downtown Washington, D.C. Eatsa is a vegetarian restaurant chain that originated on the West Coast in late 2015. It recently opened a location in the D.C. neighborhood...

The gym is alive with the love of music

The gym is alive with the love of music

Emily Cohen and Ari Feuer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Style

Clockwise from top: Various combinations of freshman Coby Siegel (guitar, voice), junior Avi Abrams (drums), junior Mattie Swire (bass), senior Matthew Ost (keyboard), senior Yona Levitt (voice) and senior Eli Rashti (voice) frequently perform at many school assemblies and events, including Kabbalat ...

Musical Review: “Wicked”

Musical Review: “Wicked”

Ari Feuer, Style Editor

January 11, 2017


Filed under Style

I am no theater junkie, but when a musical like “Wicked” comes to town, I get really excited. The smash Broadway hit came to the Kennedy Center last month and stayed through the new year. I had the chance to take in the show on Christmas Eve. The Kennedy Center Opera House is a beautiful room and is much l...

Fashion Friday: Stylish distinctiveness

Fashion Friday: Stylish distinctiveness

Ari Feuer, Style Editor

January 6, 2017


Filed under Style

Sophomore Nicolas Escobar’s fashion sense is based on wanting to look good and be unique. “I started dressing nicely at the beginning of sophomore year because I wanted to stand out,” Escobar said. “I wanted to stand out from all of the guys who wear a t-shirt and sweatpants or joggers or wh...

Musical review: “Hamilton”

Musical review: “Hamilton”

Danny Ingber, Reporter

December 20, 2016


Filed under Style

New York City is magnificent during the holidays, but the day I saw “Hamilton”, I was immune to its seasonal charms. From the moment I got off the train all I was thinking about was how I was going to see the hottest show on Broadway. My high expectations were fulfilled and then some. From start to...

Fashion Friday: High school musical edition

Fashion Friday: High school musical edition

Ari Feuer, Style Editor

December 16, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Style

In light of the high school musical this weekend, The Lion’s Tale takes a look at junior actor Matan Lieber-Kotz’s costume. Lieber-Kotz, pictured standing on set, plays Bazzard in the musical, which is showing on Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m. ...

TV show review: “Gilmore Girls”

TV show review: “Gilmore Girls”

Aliza Rabinovitz, Copy Editor

December 14, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Style

Highly promoted and long awaited, the four-episode “Gilmore Girls” revival “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” was released Nov. 25. The show’s original creator, Amy Sherman-Palladino, left “Gilmore Girls” after the sixth out of seven seasons, and wrote the revival partly in order to give...

New ice cream trend rolls out in Rockville

New ice cream trend rolls out in Rockville

Ilana Kaplan, Guest Columnist

December 13, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Style

Bored of cupcakes? Tired of macaroons? Thai-inspired rolled ice cream is the newest dessert trend, and you can try it just up the street from Rockville Town Square at Class 520. Thai rolled ice cream  is a frozen treat made on a cold steel grill. It has the same consistency and texture of ice cream,...

Beading for business

Beading for business

Kate Sosland, Reporter

December 5, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Style

After carefully threading a pile of beads with a piece of string, juniors Sarah Davis and Sophie Handloff tie the ends of the string together to finish their latest piece of jewelry. Instead of just wearing their art, though, they package it in a box to give to one of their customers. Davis and H...

Winter Staycation

Winter Staycation

Ilan Cohen and Ari Feuer

November 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Style

photo courtesy of Ayelette Halbfinger If you’d rather shop than sightsee, then Georgetown, D.C. is the place for you. For seven blocks along M Street, NW, and a few blocks up the cross streets, shops and attractions are abundant in all shapes and sizes. There’s everything from an Apple Store to Urban Outfitt...