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The Student News Site of Shorewood High School

Shorewood Ripples

The Student News Site of Shorewood High School

Shorewood Ripples

Record label highlights underground music

Record label highlights underground music

Ethan McKaig June 1, 2022

In praise of the Numero Group: the world's greatest reissue label A lot of my life has been spent listening to music. And for me, my music-listening career can be split in two by one event: there is before...

Home Alone: A retrospective of a classic

Home Alone: A retrospective of a classic

Josh Fendyke and Silas Kemp December 22, 2021

Home Alone is widely regarded as a holiday classic and is a classic movie to watch around the holidays. The movie leaves the viewer feeling nostalgic, with the simple childhood premise of being left...

Audience members find their seats in the historic Warner Grand Theater. The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra performs in the newly reopened hall.

MSO returns to in-person performances

Noe Goldhaber November 17, 2021

For the first time in nearly a year and a half, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (MSO) welcomed the public to an in-person symphony performance, A Grand Opening. Performances took place from October 1...

The album cover for Blue Banisters, Lana Del Reys new album. (courtesy Universal Music)

Lana Del Rey releases second album of 2021

Tyndall Talley and Sam Diliberti November 17, 2021

Lana Del Rey released her eighth studio album and second album of the year, Blue Banisters, in October. Born Elizabeth Woolridge Grant, Lana is an American singer-songwriter known for her cinematic sound...

AFS Showcase returns after last year’s virtual performance

Noa Biener November 17, 2021

The high school talent show, AFS Showcase, took place in-person on November 12 and 13 for the first time since the pandemic. The show consists of student acts, and all proceeds go to American Field Services,...

Alex and Myles

Local art show features SHS students

Adam O'Connor November 9, 2021

After a difficult year for in-person art shows, the Shorewood Artists Guild will be hosting a special in-person exhibition on November 11. The event, called “Art at the Atrium," will be held from...

Students sit under the prom tent. The event was disappointing for many students.

School formals leave seniors unimpressed

Lulu Fregoso and Ellie DeWeerdt June 8, 2021

At the end of a difficult year, seniors looked forward to two events that culminated their four years at Shorewood High School — Senior Fling and “Mask”erade Ball. Both were held back to back at...

Lana Del Rey recently released her new album, Chemtrails Over the Country Club. It showcases a more mature sound.

Lana Del Rey album refines her identity

Eva McNally April 27, 2021

American singer-songwriter, Elizabeth Grant, professionally known as Lana Del Rey, recently released her seventh studio album and sixth major-label record, entitled Chemtrails Over the Country Club. Lana...

Students rehearse for the spring musical, Working, in the North Gym. There are a total of 14 cast members in the production, which will be filmed over the course of two weeks.

Drama prepares for pre-filmed performance

Sam Diliberti and Sophie Diliberti April 27, 2021

The SHS drama department is in rehearsals for their first musical of the year, Working. Adapted from the original version in 2012, the show features music from various composers such as Lin Manuel Miranda...

Yearbook release date pushed to August

Jonah Javorsky and Sophie Diliberti April 27, 2021

Copperdome, the yearbook club, will be sending out the yearbook in August instead of the normal early June release. “We were hoping that the spring would give us better photo opportunities, so we...

Rileys Sandwich Co. sits on Oakland Ave. The new restaurant serves sandwiches, avocado toast and more.

Just A Taste: New sandwich shop serves large portions

Natasha Davis April 27, 2021

A new restaurant in town takes first prize for biggest sandwiches. Serving both high quality and high quantity, Riley’s Sandwich Co. does not disappoint. This new sandwich shop recently opened on Oakland...

Local authors new YA novel worth a read

Local author’s new YA novel worth a read

Laura Oldfather March 25, 2021

Perhaps you’re looking for a good YA novel, maybe specifically an Asian American story and perspective right now. Whatever kind of book you want your next read to be, I highly recommend you read American...