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McCool’s: Manhattan’s newest hometown sports bar

McCool’s Bar + Kitchen first opened its doors in autumn of 2022 on North Manhattan Avenue. Located between Porter’s and Globe Indian Cuisine, McCool’s is a laid-back yet hip new bar, offering inexpensive drinks and a variety of food options. 

Input Salad: new student-run salad shop to open in Manhattan

Input Salad to share a brick-and-mortar space with TheraPie in March.

Review: ‘Puss in Boots: The Last Wish’

“Puss in Boots: The Last Wish” is a sequel that lives up to and surpasses its predecessor, delivering a serious story along with many laughs. 

Local beer brewed with donuts to sell exclusively in Manhattan

Varsity Donuts and Manhattan Brewing Company have joined forces to combine two American favorites: donuts and beer.

Sandstorm returns — but do students understand the significance?

While some students are thrilled about the return of Sandstorm at basketball games, others don’t understand the hype.

Life hacks for college in Manhattan

This list of life hacks might make your time in Manhattan more meaningful — and fun.

‘40 oz. to Fresno’ album – the good and the bad

A review of Joyce Manor’s new album: what to listen to and what to skip.

The lasting legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. at Kansas State

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy touched many corners of Kansas State this week.

Collegian Staff Favorite Movies 2022

The Collegian editorial board looks back over the films of 2022. Here are their top picks. Margaret Latenser - Nope  After the opening scene with the...

New Orleans, a stage to remember 

The Sugar Bowl experience as a member of the K-State Marching Band

GALLERY: Sugar Bowl Parade 2022

Leading up to the game on Dec. 30, K-State fans prepare for the Sugar Bowl at the parade in New Orleans.

Manhattan magician: The man under the hat

Aggieville’s up-and-coming magician is more than meets the eye.

Review: Don’t Worry Darling

There's a lot of buzz surrounding the new movie “Don't Worry Darling,” considering it stars famous singer Harry Styles and actress Florence Pugh.

‘Reading helps people to be seen’: ReadMHK brings community together

The Manhattan Public Library challenges ReadMHK to read a book of different themes every month.

Jazzing up Poyntz: Manhattan Brewing Co. hosts live music and events

Editor's note: In the original version of the online article, Poyntz was misspelled in the title as "Pointz." The title was spelled correctly in...

Donut Palace opens in Aggieville

From Cambodia to Texas to Kansas, Michelle Sir's love for donuts fuels her business.

Review: 1899

One of Netflix’s latest series delivers a tense period piece that is more than it appears.

The Thanksgiving Feast: A meal to be thankful for

News editor Margaret Latenser and sports editor Luke Lazarczyk argue their side of why Thanksgiving food is necessary for a successful Thanksgiving.

The Thanksgiving feast: Take the turkey off the table

Arts & culture editor Grace Needham argues her side of why Thanksgiving food is in dire need of dumping.

Galaxy Girl Coffee opens in Manhattan Town Center

The former farmers market stand now resides in the Manhattan Town Center mall, the sole coffee shop on the premises.