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Not so Great Currito

Not so Great Currito

Gabby Khodadad, PR Team

March 6, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Mexican food is a huge favorite among the city of Cincinnati. One new popular Mexican fast food restaurant is Curitto. Currito is a good choice for a quick dinner. Currito is a build your own type of meal restaurant. Currito is very similar to Chipotle and Qdoba. You have the option to eat in or t...

Student finds foreign object in food

Student finds foreign object in food

Lindsey Brinkman, Arts and Entertainment Chief

March 5, 2019


Filed under Opinion

You never expect it to happen to you until it does. It was Fri., Feb. 22, and I just had gotten home from the OMEA orchestra contest. I had not had the chance to eat dinner yet so my mom took me to Chipotle as a reward. As a Chipotle fanatic, I was quite excited. I went in, ordered my food, and then got...

The New Kind Of Healthy

The New Kind Of Healthy

Delaney Ciolota, Secretary

March 4, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Maplewood is a new restaurant located in Mason, Ohio which offers healthier options for dining customers to enjoy. Not only do they offer a variety of healthy choices, but the endless options are also delicious too. I have gone to Maplewood three times now and every time I dine there I am amazed...

Review: Rooted Juicery

Review: Rooted Juicery

Henry Loeb, PR Team

March 1, 2019


Filed under Opinion

This week I decided to try a craze in the health food world: juiceries. I went to Rooted Juicery and Kitchen in Mariemont. They also have locations in Oakley and in Downtown Cincinnati. Juice bars, in general, are known to be overpriced for what you are getting but I decided to try it anyway. ...

India unites in mourning, anger

India unites in mourning, anger

Bhaavya Jha, Copy Editor

February 27, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Imagine leaving your wife, young kids, and your lovely parents to serve your country in the military. You know that this might be the last time you will ever see them, but you know your duty towards your country comes before that, and you do not get to see them. No, I’m not making this up. This is a true...

Driving solo

Driving solo

Anisa Khatana, News Chief

February 25, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

I tug my jacket closed as I cross the parking lot, struggling against the oppressively strong winds. As I pull the keys out of my pocket and hear a metallic clank, I realize that I don’t know how to start the car. Approximately 50 seconds earlier, I was sitting in the waiting room at the Seven Hil...

A Tavola review

A Tavola review

Gabby Khodadad, PR Team

February 19, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Pizza and Pasta and Gelato OH MY. Cincinnati has many great Italian restaurants, so why not give a review on a local Italian restaurant… A Tavola. A Tavola has two different locations in downtown Madeira and Over The Rhine (OTR). The closest to SHS would be the Madeira location, which is about a 15-...

Quan Hapa review

Quan Hapa review

Henry Loeb, PR Team

February 15, 2019


Filed under Opinion

In Cincinnati, we are fortunate to have a lot of great options when it comes to ethnic foods. This week I chose to eat at Quan Hapa with my friend who is a junior, Meredith Darrah, at a restaurant in Over the Rhine that serves Asian street food. It is not a huge restaurant and OTR tends to be busy so...

Bored? Try this

Bored? Try this

Hannah Lee, Copy Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Bad weather gave SHS three cold days plus the weekend off of school. Having no school is fun at first, but soon it can feel like there is nothing left to do. You have reached your limit of binge-watching your favorite show on Netflix, and now you want to do something a little more fun and productive....

Offensiveness in comedy

Offensiveness in comedy

Josh Moore

February 14, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Comedy through its many rigorous and transformative years of evolution has permanently established itself as a part of our and many other cultures. Not only has it been used as a way to entertain and arouse good feelings, but to subtly infect political and social awareness. But when does it occur that...

How to get a furry friend

How to get a furry friend

Charlotte Weiss, Business Staff

February 13, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

This article is purely satirical and not meant to be interpreted literally. Read at your own risk. Do you want a dog? Have you been pressuring your parents for months, or even years? Follow this simple guide to ensure you have a dog in the next week. The first step to getting a dog is to show your par...

Krueger’s Tavern Review

Krueger’s Tavern Review

Henry Loeb, PR Team

February 12, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

This week I chose to have lunch at another great restaurant in Over the Rhine: Krueger’s Tavern. Krueger’s Tavern serves burgers and salads. Upon first entering the restaurant, it looks small but once you go deeper in, you find a staircase that brings you to a bigger dining room and a rooftop...

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