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Tenet Review

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By Graham Jones, Reporter

September 25, 2020

Over the last two decades, director Christopher Nolan has made a name directing what some like to cal...

Bong Joon-Ho receives his long-awaited Oscar.

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The 92nd Academy Awards

March 2, 2020

Film fans, young and old alike, wait patiently every year for the night the big screen is celebrated in...

The Invisible Man Review

The Invisible Man Review

By Graham Jones, Reporter

February 27, 2020

Universal Studios has been attempting to jumpstart interest for their classic horror characters that ...

A Month in Movies: Winter 2020 Edition

By Graham Jones, James Roach, and Aaron Witt

February 6, 2020

Knives Out - Knives Out is a modernized and re-energized version of the long-past dead genre of the murder mystery. It’s perfect blend of comedy and intrigue makes for a hilarious, shocking, and sometimes even heartfelt experience in the cinema. It’s elaborate and detailed set design is not only visually pleasing, but sets t...

Cleveland Choir’s Winter Festival is a Snowy Success

By Graham Jones, Reporter

January 13, 2020

The Cleveland choral department created an outlet to enjoy the holidays with the Annual Winter Festival on Dec. 17. The choir conductor, Allison Bassett, opened with the curious question of why people seem to come together in the winter to celebrate music. This theme carried through the rest of the night as every piece perfor...

Success For Cleveland at the PIL Jazz Competition

Success For Cleveland at the PIL Jazz Competition

December 12, 2019

Jazz bands from across the Portland Public School district dueled it out in epic musical fashion at ...

Cleveland's Annual Harvest Festival: A Colorful Celebration of Music

Cleveland’s Annual Harvest Festival: A Colorful Celebration of Music

October 23, 2019

A warm, orange glow lit up the stage at Cleveland’s annual Harvest Festival Oct. 17 as rain poured...

PPS Film Festival:  Young Filmmakers Hit the Big Screen

PPS Film Festival: Young Filmmakers Hit the Big Screen

October 18, 2019

The Hollywood theater exhibited the hard work of Portland Public Schools’ students with a film festival i...

IT Chapter 2 Barely Floats

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By Graham Jones, Reporter

September 20, 2019

Horror writer Stephen King has never had a perfect record with his book-to-movie adaptations. Other than the occ...

New Teachers Reflect on Their First Year at Cleveland

By Graham Jones

May 23, 2019

As the year comes to a close, students and teachers alike prepare for the sunny three month break from the confines of the school. While some of these teachers will be familiar with the feeling of finishing a full year, other teachers will be new to the reflection that comes in June after nine months in school. New Cleveland...

Cleveland’s Detention 2.0

By Graham Jones and James Roach

May 23, 2019

Cleveland’s vice principals have been hard at work restructuring detention. Though it is still in its planning process and will not be implemented until next year, an upgrade is in full motion. Currently, detention takes up a lot of the students’ and teachers’ time. This improved detention would revise this method...

Studio One Theaters: Boujee, Bold, and Better

Studio One Theaters: Boujee, Bold, and Better

April 10, 2019

A keen eye will probably have noticed a new movie theater sitting in the plaza across from the Safewa...

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