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YouTuber visit inspires student content creators to explore multimedia as a hobby, career opportunity

December 18, 2019

As he walks through the parking lot of a Chicagoland Mariano’s, London YouTuber Tim Burton is grinning from ear to ear. At the far end of the lot, he can see his bright red 2019 Ford GT, valued at...

Bakeries ‘rise’ to the occasion for fall items

December 17, 2019

Great Harvest Bakery is one of the newest additions to the line of restaurants and stores along Main Street of downtown Downers Grove. Great Harvest, although a semi-chain restaurant, delivers some of...

Trojans with style: New fashion trends for the New Year

December 15, 2019

As 2020 draws closer, bold patterns, statement shoes, and comfort are all the rage. We are waving goodbye to our middle school best friends, Adidas Superstars and basic skinny jeans, and welcoming in new...

A throwback to trends of the past decade

December 11, 2019

Ten years is plenty of time for a culture to evolve and change in the wake of social and political evolution. The 2010s ushered in drastic changes in what we wear from day-to-day, as well as our perceptions...

Cell phones are destroying our generation

OFF THE CLIFF: a graphic shows the metaphorical effects of cell phones on iGen.
December 10, 2019

Cell phones: a useful tool that provides easily accessible knowledge, communication, and countless other conveniences. However, these little pieces of technology are also destroying the social side of...

Top fashion trends for the new year

Top fashion trends for the new year
December 9, 2019

As 2020 draws closer, bold patterns, statement shoes, and comfort are all the rage. We are waving goodbye to our middle school best friends, Adidas Superstars and basic skinny jeans, and welcoming in new...

Grubich Grub: Katy’s Dumplings creates a welcoming environment for guests, despite having close corners

Grubich Grub: Katy's Dumplings creates a welcoming environment for guests, despite having close corners
December 9, 2019

Katy’s Dumplings is an easy place to make assumptions about. With a dimly lit foot spa to its left and a run-down vape shop to the right, you can’t help but ask, “are we at the right place?” when...

Pumpkin Contest invites students to participate alongside administration

November 6, 2019

As DGN heads into the holidays, festivities begin to pick up. Halloween introduces skull pop selling, students dress, and the annual pumpkin contest. But this year, DGN chose to open the pumpkin contest...

Review: El Camino

October 23, 2019

El Camino (2019) is the continuation of the story of the hit TV show, Breaking Bad, following Jesse Pinkman after the character’s ambiguous fate in the final episode of the show, Felina. The film premiered...

Teens turn to TikTok for addictive comedy

TIKTOK FRENZY: Carly Cummings (10), Molly Hagstrom (9), and Annika Paskiewicz (11) make a TikTok.
October 23, 2019

Though I shouldn’t assume that you are a fully-addicted, master lip-syncing connoisseur of all things TikTok, I’m guessing that you’ve at least heard of it. If you haven’t (or chosen to ignore...

Booming: DGN drumline success, popularity turning heads

CELEBRATION: the drumline marches into the underground track to begin post-game celebrations.
October 22, 2019

The booming beats of drums that chant after every touchdown, completed pass, and every notable play has become an exciting sound to the attendees of a regular home football game. The familiar music...

Review: Kid Quill — Sunset Diner

October 21, 2019

Sunset Diner: Indiana rapper Kid Quill’s fourth studio album, and a brilliantly crafted blast from the past. Quill finds a way to tie meaningful coming-of-age rap and personal experience to catchy pop...

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