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A Night With Hollywood Screenwriter Mark Bomback.

A Night With Hollywood Screenwriter Mark Bomback.

Weronika Raczek, Staff Writer
February 18, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

A quiet little room in the Chappaqua Library in New York is filled with people chit-chatting and catching up with each other over tea, coffee, and homemade cookies. They await the guest of honor - Hollywood screenwriter, Mark Bomback. Bomback is known for writing screenplays, such as Live Free of ...

From Perth to New York: A Singer’s Journey At Mercy

From Perth to New York: A Singer’s Journey At Mercy

Naomi Osuji, Managing Editor
February 16, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Leaving her home country to study abroad for the school year, she would be forced to adjust to a different environment with different people, in a culture different from her own. It takes some time for one to adjust to a new life in another country, but for Taylah Cox, a 21-year-old international student...

Supernatural – Why It Means So Much to Me

Supernatural – Why It Means So Much to Me

Weronika Raczek, Staff Writer
January 26, 2016
Filed under A Fangirl's World, Entertainment

Anyone who knows me knows that if you mention Supernatural, I will quickly tell you everything that has happened so far in the show and tell you that I am obsessed. I started watching the show mid season in season five. I caught the last few minutes of the show and watched it the week after to see...

Martina McBride’s Everlasting Tour

Martina McBride’s Everlasting Tour

Kayla Simas, Staff Writer
January 24, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

“Let Freedom Ring!” Those were the words sung on stage at the Trump Taj Mahal on Jan. 16 at Atlantic City by country music singer, Martina McBride. McBride, a country pop singer, has a bit of a crossover sound similar to Shania Twain, and has had a string of major hit singles on the Billboard c...

My Recent Addiction Is Called “Gran Hermano”

My Recent Addiction Is Called “Gran Hermano”

Miguel Gonzalez, Staff Writer
January 23, 2016
Filed under Damaged Goods, Entertainment

Gran Hermano USA or simply Gran Hermano is the spanish-language version of famous reality TV show Big Brother based on an originally Dutch TV series created by producer John de Mol. Gran Hermano follow the same basic concepts of the reality show, in the show a group of people (14) are called house g...

Plus Sized Fashion The New Norm

Plus Sized Fashion The New Norm

Tanasia Patterson
December 11, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

Walking around the store trying to find a pair of jeans in your size but you can’t. You ask the nearest sales associate and they tell you, “Sorry, we do not carry that size here. Maybe you should try Sears.” You turn to walk out of the store in search of one that carries your side. You’re...

Mics and Bars Live Showcase A Hit

Mics and Bars Live Showcase A Hit

Ihsani Jackson, Staff Writer
December 2, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

Friday night on the south side of the Mercy College campus sits Victory hall. A place where most media students take their classes during the middle of the week. But on this Friday night, the television studio is buzzing live with activity. Student sound board specialists, producers and cameramen...

Lion King On Broadway A Spectacle

Lion King On Broadway A Spectacle

Kayla Simas, Staff Writer
November 24, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

The minute you stroll through the gold doors on the 42nd Street’s Minskoff Theatre, walk up the stairs, find your seat while the music begins as the curtains open to Circle of Life, with life-sized animated animals crowding on a stage, a flashback to one of your favorite childhood movies comes to life....

Six Flags Fright Fest: Thrills-By-Day, Fright by Night!

Six Flags Fright Fest: Thrills-By-Day, Fright by Night!

Brittany Lee, Staff Writer
November 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

Every October, Six Flags: Great Adventure hosts possibly the greatest Halloween scare experience of the season - Fright Fest. Every weekend in October Six Flags offers family-friendly thrills by day where you can enjoy and experience the Halloween fun. But after the clock strikes 6 p.m.,it transforms...

Mercy’s Video Game Club Off To A Successful Start

Mercy’s Video Game Club Off To A Successful Start

Tiffany Cordero, Impact Staff
November 3, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

The Fall 2016 semester started with a lot of exciting things for Mercy College; with the building of the new dorms and the restructure and re-vamping of PACT, the College is undergoing some drastic and exciting changes. These aren’t the only changes we are seeing on campus, there seems to be a particular...

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