Field Hockey losing streak now at four

by Nicole Belair, Staff Writer On Columbus Day, the Saint Joseph’s Monks stole a 1-0 win over UMass Dartmouth field hockey. It was an evenly played game, until the Monks notched a goal in the 64th minute. The teams managed to have even possession throughout the first half.  Both defenses played strongly, preventing much action on either side. UMass Dartmouth senior Elizabeth St. Germaine was … Continue reading Field Hockey losing streak now at four

John Havens Thornton: New Bedford Artist at Star Store Gallery

By Scott Lariviere, Staff Writer The work of Local New Bedford artist, John Havens Thornton, is now on display at the UMass Dartmouth Art Gallery at the Star Store Campus in New Bedford. The exhibit will continue through October 30, and the Star Store is located at 715 Purchase Street in New Bedford. Walking into the gallery, it conveys a sense of warmth to visitors. … Continue reading John Havens Thornton: New Bedford Artist at Star Store Gallery

Thrifting for Halloween: Tips and ideas

By Zack Downing, Staff Writer It’s the middle of October, and that means everyone from age 4 to 24 is trying to figure out what they should do to celebrate this Halloween. A lot of the fun of Halloween, especially in college, is dressing up in silly outfits and getting together with friends to party the night away. However, for the rest of us that … Continue reading Thrifting for Halloween: Tips and ideas

Locals’ guide to Pumpkin Spice

By Nicole Belair, Staff Writer It’s that time of year again: Pumpkin Spice is taking over. Over the past ten years, Starbucks’s “Pumpkin Spice Latte” has become increasingly successful, inspiring other chain and local coffee shops to get involved in the trend. The development of the Pumpkin Spice Latte began in 2003, when Starbucks director Peter Dukes wanted to expand on the seasonal drinks that … Continue reading Locals’ guide to Pumpkin Spice

Bridgewater Triangle: Southeastern MA’s Living Ghost Town

By Justin McKinney, Staff Writer When most people think of paranormal hot spots in Massachusetts, they quickly think of the age-old favorite, Salem. Between the witch trials and the curses cast upon the town due to the atrocities committed during the trials, many consider it the paranormal capital of New England. However, one spot right here on the South Coast of Massachusetts seems to be … Continue reading Bridgewater Triangle: Southeastern MA’s Living Ghost Town

Skyrim Special Edition: Worth the buy?

By Jacob Condo, Staff Writer Coming Friday, October 28, one of the greatest games of all time is scheduled for rerelease. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition comes five years after the original release of the award winning open world role-playing game. But the question is, will it be worth the buy? Well, if you have the game on PC then…possibly not. After all, … Continue reading Skyrim Special Edition: Worth the buy?

5th Annual Drag Show a major success

By Alex Solari, Staff Writer If anyone has seen shows like RuPaul’s Drag Race or has been to any gay bars, then you are very well aware of the magical land of drag queens and kings. But in case you didn’t know, a drag queen/king is a person who presents themselves as the opposite gender of what they identify with, for entertainment purposes. A drag … Continue reading 5th Annual Drag Show a major success