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Each day, there are approximately 54,785 visitors to Magic Kingdom.

Florida: Just One Big Theme Park

Taliya Smart, A&E Writer May 15, 2023

Synonymous with Florida are theme parks. Theme parks are some of the most magical and unique attractions in Florida. These parks are popular places to visit with friends and family to provide memorable...

When it comes to book withdrawal, the best way to get out of the slump is to get into a new book.

The Phenomenon of Book Withdrawal

Gabriela Salzman, News Writer May 15, 2023

You finish reading the last page of the book you have devoted numerous hours to. You go through the ritual of updating your Goodreads, putting the bookmark away, and placing the book back on the shelf....

[Wine Country] is the movie that you want to watch with your friends after coming back inside from the beach.

Movies You Must Watch This Summer

Maya Daly, A&E Writer May 15, 2023

I am not a summer gal, and most likely will never be one due to the fact I like to be in places below 80 degrees, but I do have many happy memories from the summer. Being embarrassingly sunburnt and running...

Gloria Privis’ piece entitled ‘Unity’ is in connection to the Russia-Ukraine War. The picture shows two women, her mother and her cousin, with their hair braided together.

The SPHS Scholastic Champions

Carly Keith, Devils Eye Writer May 15, 2023

The results are in! Four Green Devils here at St. Petersburg High School are being recognized for their contributions to the National Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. Around 240,000 students in the United...

Ms. Aucremann does a fantastic job at making “her classroom a creative environment for everyone,” said Alexus Phanphilathip.

The SPHS Eurythmics

Sarah Rowland, A&E Writer May 15, 2023

The thing that makes a class memorable is the teacher. Even if you aren’t fond of the subject, if the teacher is welcoming and engaging, the brief time you see them every day suddenly becomes a time...

Taylor Swift’s “Eras Tour” is one of the most impressive spectacle shows ever performed and brilliantly showcases the greatest artist of this generation at the top of her game.

Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour!

Ellie Miller, A&E Editor April 20, 2023

“This night is sparkling, don’t you let it go,” Taylor Swift sings, looking out into a stadium of almost 70,000 people. Last Saturday, April 15th, Swift closed her long-awaited three-day run at Raymond...

Romantic comedies provide a sense of comfort with the notion that everything works out in the end.

The Rise of Rom-Coms

Sofia Hahn, A&E Writer April 6, 2023

We are all familiar with the iconic genre of film, the beloved romantic comedy. For most, the genre combines a love for romance and wit, providing an enjoyable and comforting watch. Over the years, rom-coms...

Spring Breakers (2012) highlights many of St. Pete’s beachy landmarks, such as the delicious ice cream-shaped shop Twisty Treat.

Film Cameos in the Tampa Bay Area

Ellie Miller, A&E Editor March 30, 2023

Living on Florida’s Gulf Coast, the Tampa Bay area is home to some of the most beautiful spots in the country. As residents of St. Petersburg, we know how our scenic city appeals to people all over the...

I asked her what the perfect book/wine combo was at Book + Bottle, to which she replied, “anything bubbly, like champagne and new literary fiction.” 

Book + Bottle: The Perfect Blend

Ellie Miller, A&E Editor March 6, 2023

When I walked into Book + Bottle on a chilly Thursday afternoon, a bustling group of customers, an aroma of books, and sweet-smelling wines welcomed me. Founded by Terra Dunham (an SPHS grad), Book + Bottle...

2023 comes fully equipped with brand-new media to look forward to, such as new music, performances, TV shows, movies, and more.

Out With The Old, In With The New: Things to Look Forward to This Year

Sarah Rowland, A&E Writer March 6, 2023

We hear “new year, new me” constantly this time of year. Continuously making resolutions and empty promises come each January. While this mindset can be motivating, “new year, new me” typically...

To be completely honest, I’m usually a sucker for the main couple; I wanted them to end up together.

Most Romantic Quotes in Movie History

Maya Daly, A&E Writer March 6, 2023

Most of the people I’ve met my age have a hankering for sickeningly-sweet romances that will make their teeth fall out. I won’t sit here and lie, saying I don’t think anyone is romantic anymore....

[Phoebe] Bridgers is featured on the track “Nothing New” from Swift’s re-recorded album, Red (Taylor’s Version).

Taylor Swift and Her Impact on Rising Musicians

Ellie Miller, A&E Editor January 26, 2023

“She’s like the king of her craft,” says indie-rock musician Phoebe Bridgers in an interview on Charli XCX’s podcast, Best Song Ever, when asked about her favorite Taylor Swift song. “She's just...

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