King Street Chronicle

…of the week

October 10, 2016
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Trend of the Week
The Oversize Denim Jacket

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“On the heels of the ’90s-style resurgence, the oversize jean jacket is making a triumphant return to the closets of today’s most stylish women. The proof is in the fashion girls who’ve already adopted the throwback staple and refreshed it with their 2016 style sensibilities. Just check out Lily Aldridge, Kendall Jenner, Zendaya and more of our favorites — they’ll make you want to supersize your jacket too.”  
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Compiled by Emily Coster, Opinions Editor and Podcast Editor
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Book of the Week:  A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
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As we remember Columbus’ grand expedition out West, we can call to mind Meg and Charles Wallace Murry’s great adventure in A Wrinkle in Time. As the first of four stories, this book captivates the reader into a world of mystery and fantasy in the characters’ epic adventure to save their father.
Compiled by Pau Barbosa, Features Editor
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Recipe of the week: Banana Chocolate Muffins
These yummy treats provide a light crunchy shell that is balanced with a soft gooey center, making it difficult to only eat one of these delicious muffins.
Preparation time: 10 minutes

Perfect Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins! Fluffy & Moist!

Cook time: 20 minutes

– Compiled by Elisabeth Hall, Photo and Section News Editor
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Game of the week: 
With an interception by Darius Slay Jr. in the last minute of the game October 9, the Detroit Lions came away with a win against the Philadelphia Eagles, 24 to 23.  
Compiled by Grace Mather, Sports & Health Editor
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TV show of the week: 
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
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This Netflix original show follows optimistic, free spirited Kimmy Schmidt, a young woman recently rescued from a cult she was in for 15 years. Kimmy tries to reclaim her life by moving to New York City, getting a job as a babysitter, and moving in with a flamboyant aspiring actor named Titus. With the help of her new found friend, Kimmy is introduced to modern life and makes her own way in the big city.
-Compiled by Nadia Zuaiter, Social Media Content Editor and Co-Podcast Editor
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Environmental Fact of the Week:
One of the biggest threats to health is pollution which affects over 100 million people. That’s nearly as many victims as global diseases like malaria and HIV.
-Compiled by Christina Weiler, Arts and Entertainment Editor
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Cute of the week:

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Complied by Kristen Davis, Content Editor
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Quote of the week:
“Nothing is ever really lost to us as long as we remember it”  -L.M. Montgomery
Compiled by Elizabeth Bachmann, Content Editor
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Destination of the week: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Elisabeth Hall ‘18

This vibrant city is located in Brazil and known for its long beaches and the 38 meters long Christ the Redeemer statue, alongside the Carnaval festival. This festival brings the city to life as dancers and citizens dressed in flamboyant colors celebrate their Catholic religion. Olympics 2016 were also recently hosted in Rio de Janeiro, providing action-packed events.
Compiled by Elisabeth Hall, Photo and Section News Editor

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