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  • December 5On Wednesday December 5, an anti-abortion protest was held before first period on the main street entrance sidewalk

  • December 3Boys Wrestling won against Proviso West 56-15

  • December 3Varsity Boys Basketball won home opener against Proviso West 85-54

Master Facility Plan needs to consider gym space

Natalie White, Editor-In-Chief

February 21, 2018

Filed under Opinions

On the underground track, runners are jumping over something other than hurdles, a rolling basketball. In the weightroom, the softball team raises dumbbells, five feet away badminton does squat jumps, boys’ sprinters start ...

Sisters by chance, (not) friends by (their) choice

Sarah Baran, Social Media Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Being in high school and having two older sisters who are both in their 20s is not only strange but an experience that has left me feeling excluded. Being a sister should be fun because you basically have a built-in best friend. In...

‘Time’s Up’ movement costs more than just a $12 pin

Isabelle LaBianco, News Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Movies, Opinions

In a sea of black ball gowns and Armani suits, a silver pin catches the attention of the abundance of cameras. The pin becomes chatter amongst the guests and reporters. “Time’s Up” becomes the catchphrase of the 2018 Gol...

The red, white and blue carpet: no more celebrity nominees

Sophia Di Iorio, In-Depth Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Oprah Winfrey stands before an enraptured audience. She commands the room as usual, only this time she isn’t offering free cars. She drives hoards of people to tears, stoking the flames of a possible 2020 candidacy. Her speech...

Net Neutrality: What now?

Moises Dominguez, Photography Editor

January 31, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions

Before you read this story if you don't know what Net Neutrality is, please click the link to read my previous story keeping the Net Neutral. On Dec. 17, 2016, the FCC voted to repeal the Net Neutrality laws that were first put in place...

Prom dress search starts now

Sidney Lee, Editor-in-chief

January 30, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinions

Ten degrees and snow is still crunching under our winter boots, but that does not stop seniors from browsing and buying their prom dresses. Prom may be in May, but we have historically started shopping for dresses months i...

SWITCHING ROLES: Students evaluation teachers

Gayu Menon, News Editor

January 30, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Have you ever thought about what it would be like if you “graded” your teacher? Many teachers ask students at the end of the year or semester about the class and how the teacher taught it, but how seriously do they take our ...

HEAD TO HEAD A contemporary standoff: Gun regulation

Gayu Menon, News Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

As I sit in my living room watching the evening news with my dad, I cannot help but wonder what the future of America has to offer. On Nov. 5 when “breaking news” flashed across CNN, I wasn’t particularly surprised to see t...

HEAD TO HEAD A contemporary standoff: Gun regulation

Sophia Kartsounes, Opinion Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Opinions

On Dec. 15, 1791, the Bill of Rights was adopted. This Bill of Rights includes the Second Amendment, which states, "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and b...

‘God’s Own Country’: my home

Gayu Menon, News Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Columns, Features

India is a diverse country. Within India there are 22 official languages. I am from Kerala, the southern tip of India. God’s Own Country, as Kerala is often referred to, is filled with tall, swaying coconut trees with streams just...

Keeping The Net Neutral

Moises Dominguez, Photography Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Columns

The current internet that we all operate on is known as an “open internet”. Making the internet an even playing field for both companies and consumers. Unfortunately, on Dec. 14 there will be a vote in Congress on whether o...