The Clarion

  • Federal watchdog agency recommends removal of Kellyanne Conway from federal office for violating the Hatch Act.
  • At Least 24 Memphis Police Officers Hurt In Protests After Deadly Shooting.
  • Photo shows oil tanker on fire off the coast of Iran after apparent attacks.

The Hunger Games: 4.5 Stars

Patrick Furrey, Staff Writer

March 23, 2012

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins is a book written for teens about survival and romance. The tale is set in a fictional North America in a future time when there are 13 districts under rule of “the Capitol.” These di...

Olive Garden: 4.5 Stars

Jessica Trojanowski, Staff Writer/Photo Editor

March 23, 2012

If you want fast, efficient service and friendly restaurant staff then visit Olive Garden, an Italian themed restaurant. Olive Garden is a great family restaurant. As soon as you walk in, you are treated well. If the wait for...

Hawthorne’s Best Pizza: 3.5 Stars

Brittaney Marsico, Staff Writer

March 16, 2012

Hawthorne’s Best Pizza is located on 191 Diamond Bridge Avenue near the Cuban Flavor Cafe and across the street from Bagel Express.  I give this pizzeria 3 ½ stars for the good taste of the pizza, calzones, and subs. The...

John’s Pizzeria in NYC: 4 Stars

Olivia Meier, Staff Writer

March 11, 2012

Once you step into John's Pizzeria in Manhattan, you know you're surrounded by good people and good food. When you walk in, you are greeted by a very friendly waiter who seats you and takes your drink order. Look to your left...

Hot Grill: 5 Stars

Johnny Fisher, Staff Writer

March 8, 2012

Hot Grill is located on 669 Lexington Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07011. My family and I have been going there since I was a little kid and we love it. It is a place where they serve typical burgers, hot dogs, fries, and many other t...

Moe’s Southwest Grill: 4.5 Stars

Allison Speranza, Staff Writer

March 8, 2012

“Welcome to Moe’s!” is the first thing you will hear walking into Moe’s Southwest Grill. Moe’s is not your regular sit-down restaurant. Moe’s is so much better than that. According to Moe’s website, it is a fast-casual...

Gone: 2 Stars

Allexa Wozniak, Staff Writer

March 7, 2012

Due to its dull plot, by the time you read this, the movie Gone will be gone from the theatres. The movie stars Amanda Seyfried who plays Jill, a girl who was abducted a few years before. She is then feeling her abduction all over...

Baja Fresh: 4 Stars

Sabrina Mohsin, Staff Writer

March 7, 2012

When you enter Baja Fresh in Wayne, New Jersey expect great Mexican food and a friendly atmosphere. It is a great place to bring your friends and family. Baja Fresh is located on Route 23 near many other fast food restaurants...

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold: 4.5 Stars

Stephanie Doot, Staff Writer

March 5, 2012

It starts off as a normal day with the Salmon family, when Susie Salmon, who is a normal teenage girl, gets murdered The Lovely Bones takes the story of a teenage girl's murder and shows its readers the hardships that a family...

Footloose: Then and Now

Jessica Trojanowski, Staff Writer/Photo Editor

March 5, 2012

Let’s dance! Footloose is a 1984 classic tale. City boy Ren MacCormack comes to a small town where dancing has been banned because of a drunk driving accident. Ren challenges the ban and falls in love with Ariel Moore. The remake o...

House Rules by Jodi Picoult: 4.5 Stars

Olivia Meier, Staff Writer

February 27, 2012

When Jacob Hunt, an 18-year-old who's crazy about forensic science, was three years old, he was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome, which is a form of high functioning autism. His father, Henry Hunt, decided that Jacob was too...

On the Border: 4 Stars

Samantha Contrini, Staff Writer/Web Publisher

February 27, 2012

The smell of Mexican food in the air and the upbeat sound of Spanish music in your ears is what it is like when you walk into On the Border Restaurant in Paramus, New Jersey across from Garden State Plaza. When you first walk...

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