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Keeping It Clean

Keeping It Clean

Riley Doyle, Contributor

September 11, 2017

At 10 am on Saturday, August 27th, AP Environmental Science and AP Biology students from Warren, in addition to avid environmentally concerned community members, went to Waukegan Beach to celebrate the 4th Annual Beach Rally and Cleanup.  On behalf of the Sierra Club sponsored organization Clean Power...

Humanity’s Fate in Our Hands

Alexine Siwy, Contributor

August 21, 2017

As fossil fuel use, deforestation, and overpopulation have masked planet earth, climate change, a change in global or regional climate patterns, has become a prominent environmental, economical, and even political issue. Soon, a new generation of aspiring journalists, engineers, teachers, and environmentalists...

Westminster Attack: What You Need To Know

Alexine Siwy, Contributor

May 2, 2017

As 650 British Parliament members proposed new and reformed old laws, panic broke out. A man, later identified as Khalid Masood, mercilessly drove into pedestrians up to 76 miles per hour along the Westminster Bridge, injuring about 50. A few moments later, he thrusted his knife into a nearby unarm...

Presidential Pets

Lianna Kowalke, Co-editor

April 17, 2017

With their every action under the scrutiny of the public eye, presidents and their families often find it hard to lead a normal life.  First family members often try reintroduce normality to their lives by bringing pets into the White House. Of our past forty-four presidents, only two did not own pets: Ch...

The Coachella of Chicago

The Coachella of Chicago

Riley Doyle, Contributor

April 17, 2017

Natives of the greater Chicagoland area hear much about the musical festival called "Lollapalooza" that takes place every August. Festivals like Lollapalooza offer star-studded headliners day after day.  In exchange for  $120 for a one day pass or $335 for a four day general admission pass, attendees...

Biggest Midwest State Schools – Compared

Biggest Midwest State Schools – Compared

Jack Berens, Co-editor

April 6, 2017

Are you a prospective future college student?  Interested in large state universities in the Midwest? Start here!  Please click on the sheet to view. Jack Berens Note that undergraduate enrollment and tuition numbers are from US News while acceptance rates are from PrepScholar....

Glennon-Aid or Downgrade?

Glennon-Aid or Downgrade?

Jack Berens, Co-editor

March 20, 2017

On March 10 the everlasting Jay Cutler Era expired in accordance with the Mike Glennon Era's commencement.  Once he touch downed in Chicago, the 2013 third rounder Glennon gleamed of optimism due to his 18.5 million dollar guaranteed contract.  Amounting to a total of three years for 45 million...

March Top 10 Fun Facts

March 13, 2017

Everyone knows that March is the month for St. Patrick's Day, spring break, and spring. But have you ever wondered what else makes March so interesting? Here are 10 fun facts about March! International Women's Day: On March 8th, International Women's Day is celebrated through different organiz...

President Trump’s First 50 Days

Myrah Beverly, Contributor

March 13, 2017

President’s Trump’s presidency began on January 20th, and in his inauguration speech broadcast across the nation, he made theses promises: “Together, we will make America strong again. We will make America wealthy again. We will make America proud again. We will make America safe again. And ye...

Inside the Dye

Alexine Siwy, Contributor

March 13, 2017

Dyeing the river itself is a pretty straightforward and simple process that only takes 45 minutes.  A crew arrives in the morning on the edge of the river wearing smocks and ragged clothes with two small motorboats and one larger boat with about 45 pounds of dye on hand. Once they take off, three men s...

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