THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

ETHOS: COMBINING ETHICS WITH GOOD EATS

ETHOS: COMBINING ETHICS WITH GOOD EATS

Jillian Kindy, Co-Content Manager

October 16, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Content Manager Jillian Kindy reviews Ethos, a popular all-vegan restaurant in Winter Park. Near the sprawling campus of Rollins sits Ethos, an all-vegan, all-comfort restaurant. This place of dining is different from most vegan restaurants in that it offers food that doesn't just sound healthy. Th...

FIERTÉ DE LA TRIBU SAYS “BONJOUR” TO FRANCE

FIERTÉ DE LA TRIBU SAYS “BONJOUR” TO FRANCE

Kenedy Musante, Reporter

September 20, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The new school year has brought a new band theme for the Pride of the Tribe: Cirque Du Soleil. The theme was inspired by the band’s invitation to perform with the Marching Chiefs of Florida State University in the 75th Annual D-Day parade, which will take place next June in Normandy, France. The b...

ASIAN AUGUST SHIFTS SPOTLIGHT

ASIAN AUGUST SHIFTS SPOTLIGHT

Zayna Sheikh, Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The exclusion of Asians in Hollywood has been a persistent problem since the dawn of the movie industry. Diversifying American media has been a painstakingly slow process, but finally, it seems that progress is being made. Within one month, two wildly successful blockbuster Asian-led movies were released:...

TO BEE OR NOT TO BEE

TO BEE OR NOT TO BEE

Kierstin Phillips, Photographer

April 27, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Silky red curtains revealed the scene in the KWC this Sunday when the Seminole High School Theatre Company (SHSTC) performed their last show of the year. The play, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," was a musical comedy about a group of tweens who participate in the famous Putnam County Sp...

CHERRY LIMEADE: COMING SOON TO THEATERS NEAR YOU

CHERRY LIMEADE: COMING SOON TO THEATERS NEAR YOU

Serra Sowers, Photographer and Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Two Seminole High School seniors, Joseph Salamone and Devin Ramey, have established their own film company: Aggressively Okay Production Company (AOK). Salamone and Ramey write, film, and produce short films under the AOK label. With over 500 views on YouTube, their debut film, Cherry Limeade, has be...

INTO THE THICKET: BRIARPATCH RESTAURANT REVIEW

INTO THE THICKET: BRIARPATCH RESTAURANT REVIEW

Jillian Kindy, Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Amid the high-end shops of Downtown Winter Park sits a picturesque brunch spot: the Briarpatch. This bustling restaurant is decorated with the theme of a modern, yet rustic barn. The exposed pipes, old wood floors, and window panes separating the dining areas add to the homey ambiance. “One of Winter...

FIRST TAKE AIMS FOR FIRST PLACE

FIRST TAKE AIMS FOR FIRST PLACE

Shafana Mohammad, Reporter

March 12, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

First Take, Seminole High School’s renowned a capella group, placed first at the Varsity Vocal quarterfinals of the International Championships of High School A Cappella (ICHSA) on Feb. 17. This is their first time competing in ICHSA and the musicians will be going to Douglasville, Ga. on March 24 f...

RESTAURANT REVIEW: THE CHOCOLATE EMPORIUM

RESTAURANT REVIEW: THE CHOCOLATE EMPORIUM

Alexis Wood

March 9, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen is Orlando’s prime location to satisfy its sweet tooth, serving a variety of foods and decadent desserts. The restaurant is an extravagant chocolate factory with an eclectic steampunk factory vibe. Unsurprisingly, it's a popular spot for birthda...

BLACK HISTORY SHOW EDUCATES SEMINOLE

BLACK HISTORY SHOW EDUCATES SEMINOLE

Shafana Mohammad, Reporter

February 23, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Black History Committee dazzled Seminole with its annual Black History Show, which was held on Saturday, Feb. 24. This year’s theme was “The History of Sanford” and focused on how African-Americans have contributed to our local community. Auditions were held on Jan. 31 to cast members for the show, whi...

RESTAURANT REVIEW: FROZEN NITROGEN ICE CREAM

RESTAURANT REVIEW: FROZEN NITROGEN ICE CREAM

Alexis Wood, Reporter

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

When heading down Alafaya towards UCF, there are several whimsical eateries to explore. The newest ice cream parlor, Frozen Nitrogen Ice Cream, has caused quite a stir among Seminole students with incredible dishes like frozen cereal. I visited to get the latest scoop on this popular ice cream joint. Walki...

ELLE TAYLOR DAZZLES THE DANCE FLOOR

ELLE TAYLOR DAZZLES THE DANCE FLOOR

Shafana Mohammad, Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The Dazzlers have a stellar reputation at SHS, known for their hard work and graceful dancing. One Varsity Dazzler, however, is a freshman. Elle Taylor, a Health Academy student, has had her sights set on being a Dazzler for years. Now, that dream has become a reality.    Taylor has been atte...

IB STUDENTS HOLD ANNUAL ART SHOW

IB STUDENTS HOLD ANNUAL ART SHOW

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The International Baccalaureate (IB) art students at SHS are not only academically skilled, but artistically talented as well. Yesterday evening, these  students presented their treasured works of art at the Historic Sanford Welcome Center during the annual IB art show. IB Visual Arts teacher Kath...