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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

BOY SCOUTS: A program for everyone

Matt Troher, A&E Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions

Growing up as a boy without a prominent central male figure in my life, Boy Scouts was an outlet for me to be, well, a boy. Through my six years as a Boy Scout, what I’ve learned is how to be a proper citizen. In my time...

My future career is not a hobby

Isabelle LaBianco, News Editor

December 13, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions

Jan. 25, 2017: the day I broke the news to my parents that I want to study acting in college. After I told them my news, I winced in fear of the laughter, disappointment, or just a general response from my parents. After a solid ...

Al-Neuharth Free Spirit Conference: How 50 strangers gave me my self confidence

Natalie White, Editor-In-Chief

November 30, 2017

Filed under Opinions

This summer I had the privilege of attending the Al-Neuharth Free Spirit Journalism Conference as the Illinois representative. Judges chose one student journalist from every state (yes, even Alaska) and the District of Columbia to...

Slogan shot machine

Sophia Di Iorio, In-Depth Editor

October 8, 2017

Filed under Cartoons, Opinions, Uncategorized

Ceasing the cellphone

Sidney Lee, Editor-in-chief

October 8, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions

I stop dead in my tracks as the weight of my iPhone seems to disappear out of the pocket of my overalls. I have that moment of panic (you know that moment), where’s my phone?!, my hands searching, quickly patting all my pockets. The...

STAFF EDITORIAL Tardy system takes time away from students

Sarah Rogoz, Opinion Editor

October 8, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

Grab supplies, use the restroom, and travel multiple floors to your classes that are on opposite sides of the school before the bell rings. Seems like an easy checklist for every student to accomplish during that five-minute passing...

Abortion bill yields positive compromise

Sophia Kartsounes, Opinion Editor

October 8, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

The House of Representatives approved a bill Oct. 3 banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy with the exception of incest, rape, or dangers to the health of the mother. The bill still requires Senate approval before becoming...

PUERTO RICO: America’s neglected brother

Isabelle LaBianco, News Editor

October 8, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions, Uncategorized

Hurricane Maria had began its discourse Sept. 20 on the island of Puerto Rico early Wednesday morning. Six days later, the island of Puerto Rico, specifically the city of San Juan, had been destroyed. Electric power shocked, high...

Trump makes threatening DACA decision

Gayu Menon, News Editor

October 8, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Opinions, Uncategorized

Last year, during election season, many of President Donald Trump’s remarks towards immigrants in America were opinionated and not liked by many, including myself. As I read through news articles about Trump and his ideas, it...