The student news site of St. Louis Park High School

The Echo

The student news site of St. Louis Park High School

The Echo

The student news site of St. Louis Park High School

The Echo

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SICK! chaotic masterpiece

Lauren Thon January 27, 2022

Like many Earl Sweatshirt fans, I have been waiting for a new album for a while now. Earl Sweatshirt has maintained a large fanbase through his music career. His newest album “SICK!” released on January...

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‘Hype House’ invokes unexpected enjoyment

Jordyn Deschamps January 25, 2022

Going in with spotty background knowledge on the Hype House, where a bunch of viral TikTok creators live together to be able to make content together, I was a little skeptical if their Netflix show was...

La Bodega Taco Bar on Jan. 4. The Taco Bar recently opened on Minnetonka boulevard.

La Bodega Taco Bar offers authentic meals

Elena Ortiz-Fishman January 7, 2022

La Bodega Taco Bar can only be described as small, yet delicious.  Newly opened, the store set up shop right down the street from where I live. Being so close and accessible, I couldn’t wait to try...

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‘The Beatryce Prophecy’ takes reader on fun ride

Sophia Curran-Moore January 5, 2022

I appreciate reading childrens’ books as a young adult because I gain deep insights into seemingly simple stories. I’ve enjoyed many of Kate DiCamillo’s books, such as “Because of Winn-Dixie”...

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Cut Through The Noise: Juice WRLD, Justin Bieber, 5 Seconds of Summer, Tory Lanez

Sam Listiak January 4, 2022

Welcome to “Cut Through the Noise,” an entertainment column from the St. Louis Park Echo covering new music releases. Every week, a different Echo staffer takes on the role as writer, reviewing recent...

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‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ is nostalgic

Elena Ortiz-Fishman November 30, 2021

Following the first hit “Ghosbusters,” which came out in 1984, the newest addition to the saga didn’t disappoint. As expected, it turned out to be a goofier twist to the original. In order to keep...

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Adele’s ‘30’ will make and break your heart

Sophia Curran-Moore November 17, 2021

When I listened to Adele perform songs from her new album in her One Night Only television special Nov. 14, I was spellbound. Her performance made me want to learn more about her and to listen to her entire...

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Lana Del Rey’s ‘Blue Banisters’ is beautifully somber

Sophia Curran-Moore October 26, 2021

Before listening to her latest album, all I knew about Lana Del Rey was that she is the artist of the hit single “Summertime Sadness.” Her new album blew me away and showed me that there is much more...

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‘Dune’ doesn’t disappoint

Maren Wilsey October 26, 2021

“Dune” has undoubtedly been one of the most highly anticipated movies of the year. After several delays, the film has finally been released — and I have to say I was impressed. Directed by Denis...

Sweet new addition at Texa-Tonka

Sweet new addition at Texa-Tonka

Abby Bartleson October 5, 2021

As summer winds down and the school year starts up again, good coffee is a staple for me. Luckily, Angel Food Bakery and Coffee Bar opened up Sept. 24, at Texa-Tonka.  Texa-Tonka is this bakery's brand...

Cut Through the Noise: The Regrettes, Coldplay and BTS, Brandi Carlile

Cut Through the Noise: The Regrettes, Coldplay and BTS, Brandi Carlile

Maren Wilsey October 4, 2021

Welcome to “Cut Through the Noise,” an entertainment column from the St. Louis Park Echo covering new music releases. Every week, a different Echo staffer takes on the role as writer, reviewing recent...

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‘Dear Evan Hansen’ doesn’t compare to musical

Avery Stahl September 30, 2021

Ben Platt, who starred in the original musical, “Dear Evan Hansen,” came back for the movie depicting a dark story of a highschool student caught in a lie. But casting a 28-year-old man to play a senior...

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