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An interesting cookie recipe: oatmeal-blueberry-cinnamon-chocolate cookies

Ruby Matenko, Staff Writer November 29, 2022

A batch of cookies is the perfect bow on top of a long Thanksgiving holiday, to make the transition back to school easier. Step 1: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and line two baking...

Persian students’ connections to Iranian culture

Shayda Dadvand, Editor in Cheif November 22, 2022

TRANSCRIPT   [music]   SHAYDA: Hi, this is Beverly Highlights. I’m Shayda Dadvand, your Editor in Cheif. Episode three: In light of the uprisings in Iran currently being brought...

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever releases in theaters around the world
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‘Wakanda Forever’ does justice to first ‘Black Panther’ movie

Kate Oller, Staff Writer November 22, 2022

On Nov. 11, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” was released as a sequel to the hit 2018 movie, “Black Panther.” The first movie captivated audiences around the world, doing great in box offices worldwide....

Taylor Swift’s new album “Midnights” released on October 21 at midnight EST.

Taylor Swifts album cover + Ruby Matenkos border design

Taylor Swift’s new album “Midnights” breaks records

Ruby Matenko, Staff Writer October 27, 2022

All day Oct. 20, Taylor Swift fans, or “Swifties,” waited impatiently for the release of Swift’s 10th studio album “Midnights”. As the clock struck midnight (EST) and fans collectively pressed...

Inspired by Farrah Fawcett and Cher as mannequins on the Sonny and Cher Show

Six last-minute outfit ideas for homecoming disco dance

Highlights Staff September 23, 2022

The homecoming dance is just around the corner on Saturday, Sept. 24. This year’s homecoming theme is (drum roll, please) “Disco Party,” and if you haven’t picked out an outfit yet, Highlights has...

Life is too short to drink mediocre coffee, so don’t go to Philz

Life is too short to drink mediocre coffee, so don’t go to Philz

Highlights May 27, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  In the former home of The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, San-Francisco based coffee chain Philz Coffee opened its tenth location in Beverly Hills. From the get-go, the...

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‘The Ultimatum’: twisted, captivating or both? 

Highlights May 5, 2022

Candice Anvari co-editor-in-chief Netflix’s new series “The Ultimatum” is one of the most twisted but mesmerizing reality television shows on the streaming platform. The creators of the show also...

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‘Fantastic Beasts’ series proves to be unnecessary continuation of ‘Harry Potter’

Highlights April 28, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  As a long-time die-hard Harry Potter fan, I still go to every screening of the “Fantastic Beasts” movies. Unfortunately, I grow more disappointed with each movie’s...

Take it or Make it: How to make matzo lasagna

Take it or Make it: How to make matzo lasagna

Highlights April 20, 2022

Emma Newman co-editor-in-chief Candice Anvari co-editor-in-chief  It’s Passover, which, for the Jews of the world, means eating lots of matzo. If you’re looking for new ways to eat your matzo,...

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‘The Batman’ is exactly the fresh start needed for the series

Highlights March 31, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  The character of Batman is over-done. Throughout the years, the caped crusader has been interpreted and re-interpreted many times to the point it’s hard to come up...

Take it or Make it: How to make Lucky Charms bark 

Take it or Make it: How to make Lucky Charms bark 

Highlights March 17, 2022

Emma Newman co-editor-in-chief Candice Anvari co-editor-in-chief St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday known for many things--four leaf clovers, pots of gold, leprechauns and sugary snacks, just to name...

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‘Nightmare Alley’ overuses trope of magician act 

Highlights February 24, 2022

Defne Onal managing editor  In the remake of the “Nightmare Alley,” Guillermo del Toro goes all out. As a result, everything about the movie, including its setting, decor and emotions, is blatantly...

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