Secret’s Out: Hidden Menus Revealed

Secret’s Out: Hidden Menus Revealed

Gina Quatrino, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016

As the year continues, many may find themselves in a basic routine of where to eat and what to order. Do not worry. Recently, popular restaurants and fast food chains have been releasing special items off of their ‘secret menus’ to the public. These are perfect for those who are looking to spice...

Binge-Worthy Netflix Shows to Waste Your Time On

Shriya Senguttuvan, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016

As the holiday season approaches, there is ample time to relax. The holidays are a good time to catch up with family and friends, but an even better time to catch up on some television. However, it can be extremely difficult to decide on what shows are even worth investing your time. Here is a list of...

Falling for these Cozy Fashion Trends

Falling for these Cozy Fashion Trends

Shriya Senguttuvan, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016

As summer heat starts to subside, fall weather is upon us. It is finally time to put away the tank tops and shorts, and start pulling out fall clothes. The fashion for fall is always changing, but here are some fall pieces that will help you stay trendy during this season. From chocolate browns to...

Places to Eat Near School

Fatima Bhaiwala, Senior Editor

September 28, 2016

As the school year arrives, new students are greeted with the opportunity of off-campus lunch. Eating off-campus can be exciting, but figuring out where to go in the short period of time you are given can be confusing. Here is a small guide on the fastest and best places to get lunch, according to me. El Queso W...

Fall Reading List

Sriya Reddy, Associate Editor

September 28, 2016

Authors have the unique ability to record the world around them as well as their own thoughts and ideas; their stories open up a new world of pain and beauty. Here are five books in no particular order that would be great reads for book lovers and book haters alike. The Last Lecture by Randy Pa...

Best AP Exam Books

Sana Hameed, Staff Writer

April 5, 2016

With Advanced Placement (AP) exams steadily approaching in May, students struggle to cram content to score a perfect five. To ease the stress and anxiety that typically accompanies this time of year, teachers have provided their recommendations for exam preparation materials.   Class: Art History T...

College Dorm Tips

Meraal Hakeem, Senior Editor

April 5, 2016

As the school year comes to a close, the class of 2016 begins to decide which colleges to go to and what they want to do with the rest of their lives. Once those decisions are made, another new experience beckons them closer: college dorm living. College life is an exciting adventure seniors are ready...

Spring Fashion Frenzy

Sophia Gonzalez, Staff Writer

April 5, 2016

Now that spring is fast approaching, many new styles and trends are on the rise. Aside from the ideal vision of spring fashion, such as florals and pastels, the official spring colors released by Pantone. Pantone is a proprietary color space that is used by many different companies in order match certain...

Get Inspiralized This Year

Talia Kussman, Senior Editor

February 23, 2016

It is time to ditch the pasta and make 2016 your year to eat healthier, and not just for three weeks but all the time. Make eating healthy fun and get “inspiralized” with a few of these insanely easy recipes featuring the spiralizer machine, which can be found at any kitchen supply store, such as...

Evolution of El Queso

Catherine Hoffman, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016

Of all of the off-campus lunch spots, Tex-Mex restaurant El Queso has risen above the rest to capture the hearts and stomachs of Plano West students. “I first heard about it during sophomore year from a guy at West,” senior Wilson Vick said. “He said it was a blessing from God and by far the...

Talk About TEDTalks

Sriya Reddy, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016

Technology Entertainment and Design (TED) is a non profit organization, which started in 1984, that works to spread ideas and innovations through short talks from experts on a variety of topics. Here is a collection of TED talks that students might enjoy. “I’m Not Your Inspiration, Thank You Very Much...

Mr. West Post-Pagaent

Mr. West Post-Pagaent

February 23, 2016

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