Northern Star

Parker Otto

Jan 22, 2021
Outdoor adventures to track NIU wildlife (Story)
Jan 22, 2021
Film review: ‘One Night in Miami’ (Story)
Jan 20, 2021
New to Netflix in February (Story)
Jan 19, 2021
‘Hateful Things’ exhibit to examine racist iconography at Pick Museum of Anthropology (Story)
Jan 07, 2021
Mother and son spread kindness during holidays (Story)
Dec 23, 2020
Film review: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” (Story)
Dec 14, 2020
Pita Pete’s closes after 19 years (Story)
Dec 12, 2020
Film review: “Mank” (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
Egyptian Theatre postpones holiday events (Story)
Nov 25, 2020
Local sketch artist opens online business ‘Pamela Sanders Fine Art’ (Story)
Nov 18, 2020
Four concerts to look out for (Story)
Nov 14, 2020
NIU’s Gender and Sexuality Resource Center to host virtual panel (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Movie review: ‘Let Him Go’ (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Kinzinger appears to win reelection (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Returning to the Egyptian Theatre for the first time since Feburary (Story/Media)
Oct 26, 2020
Movie review: ‘The Trial of the Chicago Seven’ (Story)
Oct 12, 2020
Outdoor Adventures to host second Yoga at the Lagoon (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
Egyptian Theatre opens for Halloween events, nears end of construction (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
New parking options are a great convenience for dorm residents (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
How Latino students celebrated Latino Heritage Month in September (Story)
Sep 10, 2020
Alumna creates protective STEM gear for women (Story)
Sep 05, 2020
‘The New Mutants’ film review (Story)
Sep 03, 2020
What returning to a movie theater is like after being away since March (Story)
Sep 01, 2020
Corn Fest prepares for next year in wake of 2020 cancellation (Story)
Aug 28, 2020
Green Tangerine to host first of three Record Store Days (Story/Media)
Aug 27, 2020
How to cope with the classroom being within the same 4 walls (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Northern Axeposure aims to entertain and be a part of the community (Story)
Aug 18, 2020
Getting involved in student life despite a global pandemic (Story)
Jul 26, 2020
MasterClass is looking like a great investment to stay studious at home (Story)
Jul 22, 2020
‘Palm Springs’ film review (Story)
Jul 09, 2020
Off Da Wire jewelry gives back to communities (Story)
Jun 30, 2020
Egyptian Theatre cancels Ride Like an Egyptian (Story)
Jun 27, 2020
Tails Humane Society’s Pet of the Week: Tippy (Story)
Jun 09, 2020
Local businesses adapt to Covid-19 precautions (Story)
Apr 23, 2020
The show must go on for theatre students (Story)
Apr 18, 2020
How to celebrate birthdays in self isolation (Story)
Apr 17, 2020
Streaming services bring the theater to you (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Students, professors adapt to new normal (Story)
Apr 04, 2020
Reality Bytes film festival postponed (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Local businesses bring donations to Kishwaukee Hospital (Story)
Mar 27, 2020
Despite closure, the Egyptian Theatre’s “Hard Hat Tours” continue digitally (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
DeKalb churches look to live streaming as stay-at-home order goes into effect (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Dollar Shave Club provides worth-while subscription experience (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Alpha Phi raises money for heart health at annual philanthropy event (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Feb 19, 2020
Hometown Sports Bar & Grill to host rock-filled weekend (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Egyptian Theatre historic seminar gives construction update (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Egyptian Theatre to bring history seminar to NIU (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Common Grounds to host a ‘happy little’ Bob Ross paint night (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Local antique stores carry unique treasures (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Pi Sigma Epsilon offers tools and networking opportunities to members (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
The Return brings Beatles music back to life (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Beatles tribute band coming to Egyptian Theatre (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show impresses viewers (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Comedian keeps humor family-friendly (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
Namesake: Holmes Student Center tree dedicated to fifth university president (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Philippine Student Association to host Pinoy Karaoke Night (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Common Grounds to host Freestyle Art Night (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
Comedian to visit DeKalb (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
Mock Trial uses classroom experience (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
Final Star Wars movie brings satisfying end to an era (Story)
Jan 06, 2020
‘Cats’ disappoints audiences (Story)
Dec 23, 2019
Family pajama sets are a popular holiday tradition (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
‘Knives Out’ revives murder mysteries with exciting twists (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
Egyptian Theatre nears 90 year anniversary, construction continues (Story)
Nov 30, 2019
Egyptian Theatre to screen ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ (Story)
Nov 30, 2019
‘The Irishman’ sees a return to form for Scorsese (Story)
Nov 29, 2019
‘Charlie’s Angels’ suffers from poor action (Story)
Nov 27, 2019
‘Frozen II’ evolves characters and astounds viewers (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
Ryan Lim crowned winner of Mr. Asian GQ (Story)
Nov 26, 2019
Kind spirit of Mr. Rogers brought to life in new biopic (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
‘Ford v Ferrari’ speeds to victory with Christian Bale and Matt Damon (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Piff the Magic Dragon entertains Egyptian Theatre with comedy and magic (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
‘Doctor Sleep’ proves to be a worthy sequel (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Pink Floyd tribute flawlessly recreates ‘The Wall’ (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
‘Last Christmas’ captures glimpse of holiday spirit (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
First annual Diversity Ball brings campus groups together (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Think Floyd USA to make Egyptian ‘Comfortably Numb’ (Story)
Nov 04, 2019
‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ reignites classic action franchise (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Performing duo bring iconic legends Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis to life (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ blends comedy and ravenous corpses (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis tribute group to perform in DeKalb (Story)
Oct 13, 2019
‘Jexi’ fails to make a homicidal phone funny (Story)
Oct 12, 2019
Local musicians find a stage at Byers Brewing Company (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
Top ten things to watch if you liked “Joker” (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Trevor Noah travels to DeKalb for Saturday show (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
‘Joker’ creates a narrative worthy of the Clown Prince of Crime (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Northern Star Playlist: Led Zeppelin (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Chance the Rapper makes a surprise visit to NIU (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
‘Downton Abbey’ brings new life to groundbreaking series (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Fleetwood Mac Tribute band rocks DeKalb with landslide performance (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
‘Ad Astra’ transcends the genre of science fiction (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Mission to retire in 2021, pup hired as replacement (Story)
Sep 14, 2019
Top 10 Best Stephen King Films (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
Egyptian Theatre screens classic films for 90th birthday (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Green Lens Film Series comes to the Egyptian Theatre (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
“Joker” wins Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival, convicted child rapist Roman Polanski wins Grand Jury Prize (Story)
Sep 08, 2019
“It: Chapter Two” terrifies audiences (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
Northern Star Playlist: Freddie Mercury (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
Esports Arena opens for fall semester (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
“Lover” proves to be a triumph for Taylor Swift (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
“Blinded by the Light” is boss (Story)
Aug 27, 2019
Local Jazz Band to perform free concert (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
“Ready or Not” creatively balances horror and comedy (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
Egyptian Theatre continues construction for 90th birthday (Story)
Aug 06, 2019
‘Hobbs and Shaw’ contains breathtaking action (Story)
Jul 29, 2019
Quentin Tarantino scores again with ‘Once Upon A Time In Hollywood’ (Story)
Jul 27, 2019
‘The Lion King’ lacks the epic nature of the original (Story)
Jul 26, 2019
Marvel reveals new films and series, ‘Endgame’ becomes highest grossing film of all time (Story)
Jul 20, 2019
‘Crawl’ stays afloat with fantastic horror (Story)
Jul 07, 2019
‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ swings into theaters with style (Story)
Jul 03, 2019
‘Yesterday’ reminds everyone why The Beatles are important (Story)
Jun 26, 2019
Northern Star Playlist: Covers of The Beatles (Story)
Jun 22, 2019
‘The Dead Don’t Die’ creates a comedic cinematic viewing experience like no other (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
‘Shaft’ breathes life into film series (Story)
Jun 17, 2019
‘Men in Black’ delivers lukewarm story (Story)
Jun 13, 2019
“Dark Phoenix” poorly ends “X-Men” franchise (Story)
Jun 08, 2019
Northern Star Playlist: The Doors (Story)
Jun 07, 2019
Robert Pattinson to play Batman (Story)
Jun 04, 2019
‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters” delivers decent story with epic action (Story)
Jun 02, 2019
‘Rocketman’ is an absolute blast (Story)
May 30, 2019
‘Aladdin’ has got the magic (Story)
May 30, 2019
‘Brightburn’ doesn’t stick the superhero landing (Story)
May 29, 2019
Blast From The Past: The Wall (Story)
May 28, 2019
Music Biopics to watch before “Rocketman” (Story)
May 25, 2019
Daily Playlist: Elton John (Story)
May 24, 2019
John Wick slices and dices in third film (Story)
May 23, 2019
Blast From The Past: Eddie and The Cruisers (Story)
May 22, 2019
Quentin Tarantino film premiers trailer and wows Cannes Film Festival (Story)
May 21, 2019
Blast From the Past: Across The Universe (Story)
May 21, 2019
Daily Playlist: Queen’s lesser known work (Story)
May 20, 2019
Blast From The Past: Hot Space (Story)
May 17, 2019
Daily Playlist: John Denver (Story)
May 17, 2019
Blast From The Past: The Blues Brothers (Story)
May 16, 2019
Daily Playlist: Bob Dylan (Story)
May 16, 2019
Trailer for “Watchmen” series revealed (Story)
May 15, 2019
‘Detective Pikachu’ brings Pokémon franchise to new audience (Story)
May 15, 2019
Serial Killer Films’ Place in Society (Story)
May 15, 2019
Blast From The Past: Meddle (Story)
May 15, 2019
Daily Playlist: Pink Floyd (Story)
May 14, 2019
Daily Playlist: The Statler Brothers (Story)
May 14, 2019
Blast From The Past: The Statler Brothers (Story)
May 13, 2019
Daily Playlist: The Beach Boys (Story)
May 13, 2019
Blast From The Past: ‘Tapestry’ (Story)
May 05, 2019
Ted Bundy captivates once again with new biopic (Story)
May 04, 2019
Egyptian Theatre renovations begin (Story)
May 01, 2019
Graham Cracker Comics to host Free Comic Book Day (Story)
Apr 28, 2019
‘Avengers: Endgame’ assembles into one of the greatest comic book films (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Marvel Cinematic Universe evolves film itself (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
‘Star Wars IX’ trailer revealed (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
DC strikes again with ‘Shazam!’ (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Fashion show brings style to student masses (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
‘Pirates of Penzance’ to entertain and bring out the theater lover in everyone (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
‘Us’ terrifies with game changing plot and creative scares (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 unveils new trailer (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Disney/Fox merger complete: X-Men, Deadpool and The Fantastic Four officially in the Mouse’s hands (Story)
Mar 17, 2019
‘Five Feet Apart’ delivers powerful teen drama mixed with imaginative comedy (Story)
Mar 10, 2019
‘Captain Marvel’ delivers a new hero for the Marvel Cinematic Universe (Story)
Mar 03, 2019
Comic Book series of the week: The Punisher (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
91st Academy Awards triumph with important wins (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
‘How to Train Your Dragon’ soars to new levels in storytelling (Story)
Feb 20, 2019
Comic Book Series of the Week: Fantastic Four (Story)
Feb 14, 2019
‘When Harry Met Sally…’: The greatest romantic comedy of all time (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Comic Book Series of the Week: The Amazing Spider-Man (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
Lego captures the imaginations of children and adults alike (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
‘Lonesome Dove’ proves to be one of the great westerns (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
A beginner’s guide to start reading comic books (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
A beginner’s guide to film: Cinematography (Story)
Jan 27, 2019
Egyptian Theatre to host film series pertaining to world issues (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Ways to enhance the moviegoing experience (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Golden Globe Awards surprise and entertain (Story)
Jan 04, 2019
Top ten films of 2018 (Story)
Dec 22, 2018
Queen + Adam Lambert to tour North America (Story)
Dec 19, 2018
Deadpool kills with PG-13 “family film” (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
‘The Ranch’ delivers heartwarming comedy and beautiful emotion. (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
“Die Hard” retains its title as a Christmas Classic (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Beth Fowler School of Dance brings “The Nutcracker” to life. (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
‘Fantastic Beasts’ falls short of expectations (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
‘Overlord’ gives war film genre a horror spin (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Fans remember Stan Lee’s legacy (Story)
Nov 11, 2018
Home Free dazzles crowd at Egyptian Theatre (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Rami Malek embodies Freddie Mercury in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ (Story)
Nov 04, 2018
Think Floyd USA captures essence of Pink Floyd (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
“Shape of Water” brings Jenkins series to a close (Story)
Oct 28, 2018
Damien Chazelle has yet to disappoint (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
‘Norman’ faces hard realities (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
Greta Van Fleet kicks off discography with ‘Anthem of the Peaceful Army’ (Story)
Oct 17, 2018
‘Step Brothers’ presents comedic duo at their finest (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
Egyptian screens college classic (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
Jenkins shines in ‘The Visitor’ (Story)
Oct 07, 2018
Educators Club serves community (Story)
Oct 07, 2018
‘Venom’ lives up to hype (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
‘North Country’ presents empowering message (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
‘Bone Tomahawk’ takes place in western ranks with force (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls” delivers compelling story (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
‘Flirting With Disaster’ delights downtown (Story)
Sep 17, 2018
‘White Boy Rick’ a smashing success (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
‘Eat Pray Love’ fuels joy for life (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
‘The Nun’ relies on tired devices (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
‘Dear John’ introduces series (Story)
Sep 03, 2018
‘Kin’ doesn’t stack up (Story)