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Breaking a sweat in quarantine

Breaking a sweat in quarantine

Izze Lentfer, A&E Editor

April 1, 2020

Yoga “Yoga by Adriene”  https://www.youtube.com/user/yogawithadriene “Yoga by Adriene” is a YouTube channel with yoga class options for all skill levels. Adriene has hundreds of videos uploaded for beginners, experts, dancers, people with back pain, and more. In addition, she offers ...

Starbucks vibe check

Starbucks vibe check

Izze Lentfer, A&E Editor

March 9, 2020

Lauv’s “Tattoos Together” music video diverges from usual dark themes

Lauv’s “Tattoos Together” music video diverges from usual dark themes

Jenna Weyforth, Chief Writer

February 17, 2020

Within the last few years, Los Angeles-based singer and songwriter Lauv has become known for his unique pop sound. With his newest album, "how i'm feeling," set for release on March 6, Lauv has periodically released nine of the 21 songs debuted on the album. To promote new music on his Youtube account ...

The legacy of Mac Miller

The legacy of Mac Miller

Maddie Oliver, Writer

February 9, 2020

Mac Miller was a world-renowned rapper who soared to fame with singles “Weekend,” “My Favorite Part,” and “Self Care.” After his death of an accidental overdose at the age of 26, many of his fans were hurt and affected greatly. Prior to his death, Miller had been crafting more music for an...

New dessert cafe brings more than just sweet treats to the table

New dessert cafe brings more than just sweet treats to the table

Jack Bensing, Writer

January 29, 2020

Located at 143rd and Metcalf, I Am Frozen Dessert Cafe is a new dessert shop right next door to José Peppers. With a focus on inclusivity, all of the desserts are named after compliments. One of the desserts, for example, is named “I am delightful” and each one is delivered by an employee say...

Gerwig’s “Little Women” is a gift for all audiences this Holiday season

Gerwig’s “Little Women” is a gift for all audiences this Holiday season

Maggie McCready, Online Editor

December 27, 2019

Written and directed by Greta Gerwig, this fresh take of the literary classic detailing the vivid life of the four March sisters provides movie-goers of all ages and walks of life a cinematic experience that will not be forgotten.  From a young age, sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy are uniquely bonded through their f...

The latest Star Wars instalment is a mess, a good mess

The latest Star Wars instalment is a mess, a good mess

Ethan Knauth, Editor in Chief

December 20, 2019

Whew, where to start? Concluding eight previous films, a mess was to be expected. And closing out a Sci-fi series that set the tone for all the movies to come was never going to be easy. Yes, Director JJ Abrams provided us with a mess. But, “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” is the good mess we needed.  ...

Acai Bowl Madness

Acai Bowl Madness

Jack Bensing, Writer

November 30, 2019

Robeks: 8154 W 135th St. Rating: 3/5 Wedged between a T-mobile store and a dentistry, Robeks is a place that sells mainly smoothies and acai bowls. Less than a mile away from BVNW, it is the closest location that was reviewed.  Walking up to the store, it seemed deserted with not very ...

“Frozen II” freezes under the spotlight

“Frozen II” freezes under the spotlight

Natalie Policky and Tessa Regan

November 24, 2019

It has been six years since the release of “Frozen,” which captivated the hearts of children all across the world. It is hard to say the same for “Frozen II,” starring Kristen Bell and Josh Gad, just to name a few of the big named actors in this underwhelming film.  The original 2013 film focused on two Prince...

Music album review: “What You See is What You Get”

Music album review: “What You See is What You Get”

Maddie Oliver, Writer

November 18, 2019

Country Singer Luke Combs rose to stardom with his single “Hurricane” in 2017, debuting No. 46 on the country charts. The release of Combs’ first album, “This One’s For You” detailed a roadtrip worth of songs conveying versatile topics that anyone could relate to. However, Combs’ new album...

Shaking up Nutrition

Shaking up Nutrition

Megan Yates, Writer

October 30, 2019

Energizing Mission: 5813 Johnson Drive, Mission, Kan. 66202 Rating: 3/5 stars  Thirty minutes away from BVNW, Energizing Mission one of the three locations providing healthy shakes and teas to consumers. In addition to the commute, there is limited parking available and their store is som...

From Beets to Burgers

From Beets to Burgers

Natalie Policky, Writer

October 22, 2019

Pirates Bone Burgers is a newly opened restaurant solely cooking food made out of 100% plants. This eatery’s menu is completely vegan and includes gluten-free substitutions.   Because Pirates Bone Burgers is located in downtown Kansas City, parking is an issue, as the restaurant has no apparent pa...

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