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Malls in America: Will Modernizing Work?

Malls in America: Will Modernizing Work?

Jack Berens, Co-editor

November 26, 2017

In 1956 just south of the U.S's most famous mall in Mall of America, American history was made.  The Southdale Center in Edina, Minnesota became the first fully enclosed shopping mall in the U.S as we know them today.  While subsequent decades saw hundreds of malls spring up across the U.S, mall popularity...

Historic Warren Girls’ Swimming & Diving Team Finish Season 6-0

Historic Warren Girls’ Swimming & Diving Team Finish Season 6-0

Alex Garner, Layout Team

November 14, 2017

Two Saturdays ago, the Girls' Swimming and Diving team finished their regular season with an undefeated record of 6-0, naming them Conference Champions. When asked about how she felt going into the meet on Saturday, senior Dollie Kuzmickus said "I was nervous, sad that it was my last meet, [and] excited...

No Pain, No Gain

No Pain, No Gain

Victoria Wagner, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

Dragon K Martial Arts is a martial arts school in Grayslake. Martial arts are awesome because they teach self-defense, self-discipline, and self-control all while improving self-esteem. Masters and instructors try their hardest to let everyone become the best version of themselves, so they are always...

TED-Ed Club: Warren’s Newest Innovative and Informative Club

TED-Ed Club: Warren’s Newest Innovative and Informative Club

Alex Garner, Layout Team

November 14, 2017

Last Monday, the very first TED-Ed Club meeting was held after school. Don't know what TED-Ed Club is? Summed up, its founder, senior Ayusha Ayalur described it as "finding something you're passionate about and spreading it to a wider audience (without being boring)." If you're familiar with TED Talks,...

Diwali – The Festival of Lights

Diwali – The Festival of Lights

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

For most Americans, October is the month to celebrate Halloween and November is reserved for Thanksgiving. However, for Hindus and other Indians around the world, this time of year is reserved for Diwali, the largest and most important festival in the country and the festival of lights. During this time, pe...

Red Queen Book Review

Red Queen Book Review

Marlyn Gajek, Staff

November 7, 2017

The book Red Queen by Victorica Aveyard is about two different kinds of people. The Reds, who have red blood, are presently the commoners in the kingdom of Norta. The Silvers with silver blood have supernatural powers and are the nobles of the land. Silvers live in the inner walls, and the main characte...

The Injustice Of Rohingya Muslims

The Injustice Of Rohingya Muslims

Farha Khan, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

It's 2017, and we're still dealing with countries executing those whose belief system isn't the same as the State's. Rohingya Muslims are being killed to the point where they are trying so hard to leave and find another place to live.  More than 600,000 of them have fled to Bangladesh to avoid being...

Oh, Ophelia: Global Warming’s Effect on Hurricanes

Oh, Ophelia: Global Warming’s Effect on Hurricanes

Lydia Sundberg, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

Hurricane Ophelia is the latest storm to strike during this near record-breaking hurricane season. What sets it apart is that it formed in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean and moved its way up towards Ireland, which is rare for powerful storms. What conditions existed to fuel Ophelia enough to cause the eno...

Text A Tip

Text A Tip

The Golden Blue

October 30, 2017

Please ask for help if you or a friend need it.  Help will be on its way in moments. (Editor's Note: People want to listen and help, and they really care.)

High School, High Scores, and The Deathly Comparison Trap

High School, High Scores, and The Deathly Comparison Trap

Jessica Lim, Chief of Layout, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017

I am a model student. I am the definition of academic excellence, and I WILL be perfect. Or at least, that's what I was telling myself. What I am about to share is quite personal. But by imparting some of the things that I've learned and the growth that I've experienced both as a student and as a...

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