The Tower Pulse

My View: WingSnob is the answer to lack of quality local food

My View: WingSnob is the answer to lack of quality local food

Daniel Klepp '20, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Featured Content

WingSnob is a takeout-style wing restaurant on Cadieux that shares a border with East English Village High School. It has two locations, Detroit and Livonia, and plans to open two more in the near future. With its proximity to Grosse Pointe and quality food, it is nothing short of a godsen...

Detroit brings the holiday season to the downtown area

Detroit brings the holiday season to the downtown area

Olivia Mlynarek '19, Web editor

December 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Located in downtown Detroit across the street from the bright and colorful Campus Martius Park, the Holiday Pop Up Shops are something unique to the holiday season. The Cadillac Square Holiday Pop Up Shops are one of the many highlights of the holiday spirit in downtown Detroit. I had never been to the...

“Creed II” movie pulls in fans of the original “Rocky” series

“Creed II” movie pulls in fans of the original “Rocky” series

Bradford Kemper '21, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The movie follows Udonis Creed, son of the boxer Apollo Creed from the original Rocky movies. This continues the story from the original Creed. The movie begins with Creed preparing for the world heavyweight championship, with Creed ending up winning the fight. After Creed is crowned the heavyweight cham...

If you like horror, The Haunting of Hill House will be your next binge-watch series

If you like horror, The Haunting of Hill House will be your next binge-watch series

Mary Fannon '21, Copy Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content

An eerie-looking house and a woman with tears rolling off her cheeks— “The Haunting of Hill House”. A thriller, horror and drama all in one, stemmed from the novel written by Shirley Jackson. When searching through Netflix’s newest releases, this series caught my eye and lured me in,  mainl...

The addictive new app people can’t stop playing

The addictive new app people can’t stop playing

Anna Cornell '20, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Since its release in mid-October, one simulated game has taken the teenage world by storm. BitLife, a game controlled by pressing buttons which correlate to life choices, has become addictive for many. Upon opening the game, the player is greeted with a disclaimer stating any resemblance to real life event...

Redford Theater welcomes new and improved variety show

Redford Theater welcomes new and improved variety show

Grace Whitaker '22, Guest Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The Redford Theater, which opened in 1928 and is still in operation, is an all-volunteer organization located d in Detroit. This classic movie house shows a myriad of movies, new and old, on their film projectors.   This year, the Redford has a full lineup of Christmas movies for their audiences....

Rusted Crow unveils a new beginning for Detroit

Rusted Crow unveils a new beginning for Detroit

Lauren Nemeh '20, Page Editor

November 26, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content

With Detroit currently in its rebuilding stage, the city is gaining new restaurants left and right. Located in Foxtown on W Adams Ave. Rusted Crow does not disappoint. The recently opened restaurant presents a welcoming atmosphere with its rustic design incorporated throughout. Rusted Crow definitely...

Wayne’s new album is ‘boomin’ with success

Wayne’s new album is ‘boomin’ with success

Ryan Caldwell '21, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Featured Content, Opinion

Leland Tyler Wayne, otherwise known as famous rap producer Metro Boomin, dropped a new album called ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes’. It was released Nov. 2, 2018 and includes many notable features. This album’s songs have a lot of similarity, but overall it is a good album. Some features inc...

“First Man” impresses

“First Man” impresses

Morgan Skaff '21, Copy Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content, Opinion

"First Man" is a new movie about the story of how the first man made it to the moon. It showed what the trip was like as one of the astronauts, so it felt as if the viewer had experienced the trip. It came out on Oct. 12, and followed Neil Armstrong (Ryan Gosling)’s story about what it was like fo...

Detroit favorites: a glimpse into the multitude of Detroit’s activities

Detroit favorites: a glimpse into the multitude of Detroit’s activities

Claire Koeppen and Sarah Stevenson both '19, Supervising Page Editor and Web Manager

November 1, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content, Opinion

Lime/Bird Scooters Electric Scooters are a new hit around the county, and Detroit is no stranger to this phenomena. Detroit has both Bird and Lime scooters that are easy to access around the city. Some of the places that they are featured at include Midtown, Corktown, Lafayette Park, and east Riverfront, according to detroit.curbed.com. In addition...

Rocco’s: regretfully mediocre

Rocco’s: regretfully mediocre

Daniel Klepp '20, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content, Opinion

Photos by Daniel Klepp Rocco’s Italian Deli is a New-York corner style deli with a modern twist which opened in June, specializing in sandwiches and salads.  Once walking in, you can tell that it is more focused on the modern aspect than the retro. A place like Zingermann’s feels much more like a new-age classic style deli than Rocco’s. ...

‘Fall’ for these popular and unique apple orchards

‘Fall’ for these popular and unique apple orchards

Julia Ambrozy '20, Page Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Featured Content

Blake Farms Apple Orchard Blake's Apple Orchard is one of the more popular orchards people choose to go to because they have such a wide variety of activities and things to do and buy there.  Around Halloween time, they have many “haunted” attractions like a haunted hayride, a spooky 3D maze, a...

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