Ariel Goronja

is a contributor to Heavy and a multimedia journalist experienced in print/online news, opinion, feature and entertainment writing. She is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and holds a double BA in Journalism and the Digital Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee campus. She has been published on and Media Milwaukee, and has won several Society of Professional Journalists and Milwaukee Press Club awards for work published on Media Milwaukee. She can be reached at
  • Why Does California Have So Many Wildfires?

    Why does California have so many wildfires? Scientists believe a combination of climate change, the Santa Ana winds and careless people are to blame.

  • California Wildfires Animal Rescues [PHOTOS & VIDEO]

  • California Wildfires: As Seen From Space [PHOTOS]

  • The Satanic Temple is Suing Netflix Over Baphomet Statue in The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

  • Oli Herbert Cause of Death: How Did the Guitarist Die?

  • Kathleen Zellner’s Tweets About Ken Kratz: ‘Sweaty, Sexting Ex-Prosecutor’

    Kathleen Zellner frequently tweets about former Calumet County District Attorney Ken Kratz, and the two have exchanged heated remarks back-and-forth. Check out some of her tweets here.

  • Kathleen Zellner Slams Wisconsin DOJ Over Ken Kratz: ‘Can’t You Do Better?’

  • Deadpool 2 Being Re-Released in a PG-13 Version for Christmas

  • Jason Richardson to Fill In for All That Remains’ Oli Herbert

  • Linkin Park’s ‘Numb’ Music Video Reaches 1 Billion Views

  • Mark Meza Jr: A Tribute to the Thousand Oaks Shooting Victim

    Mark Meza Jr., a busboy at Borderline Bar & Grill, was tragically killed Wednesday night when a gunman opened fire on the crowded bar in Thousand Oaks, California.

  • Blake Dingman: A Tribute to the Thousand Oaks Shooting Victim

  • Lacuna Coil Aiming for New Album in 2019

  • Justin Meek: A Tribute to the Thousand Oaks Shooting Victim

  • Metallica Watches: New Line of Nixon Watches Now Available

  • All That Remains Guitarist Oli Herbert’s Public Memorial Service Cancelled

  • A Perfect Circle Release New Music Video: “So Long And Thanks For All The Fish”

  • Meghan McCain Shares Emotional Picture of Father at the Polls on Twitter

  • Rockers Who Voted in the 2018 Midterms [PHOTOS]

  • Celebrities Who Voted in the 2018 Midterms [PHOTOS]

    Celebrities who voted in the 2018 Midterm Elections shared pictures on social media to promote others to get out and vote. Check out a few photos here.

  • Teresa Halbach’s Family: What They Think About MAM

  • Alice in Chains Announces 2019 European Tour

  • Red Dead Redemption 2: ‘Beating Up Annoying Feminist’ Video Reactions

  • Ozzy Osbourne Announces 2019 North American Tour With Megadeth

  • Donald Trump’s Game of Thrones Tweet: Best Memes and Twitter Reactions

    Donald Trump's Game of Thrones tweet is making the rounds on Twitter and the internet wasted no time in deploying a number of top-shelf memes directed at the president's tweet.

  • Kathleen Zellner Responds to Ken Kratz ‘Junk Science’ Claim

  • Kathleen Zellner’s Cases: Who Has She Exonerated?

  • Steven Avery’s Children: Do They Think Their Father Is Guilty?

  • Making a Murderer 3: Will There Be a Third Season?

  • Chris Cornell’s Wife Suing Dr. Robert Koblin For Malpractice

    Chris Cornell's widow Vicky Cornell is suing her late husband's doctor for malpractice, accusing the physician of over-prescribing drugs that eventually caused the singer to commit suicide.