What Happens During Memorial Day Weekend?

What Happens During Memorial Day Weekend?

Kali Marsh, Reporter

May 18, 2017


Filed under World News

What goes down on Memorial day weekend? Memorial day is also called peace officer day the meaning of this honored day is "a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered, traditionally observed on May 30 but now officially observed on the last Monday in May." But not in Chicag...

3 Animals Thought to be Extinct

3 Animals Thought to be Extinct

Samara McCullough, Reporter

May 18, 2017


Filed under News

Many animals go extinct every year and many more are considered endangered. These three animals came back from thought extinction and were rediscovered still alive. Their populations bounced back to endangerment and away from never being seen again. While many have been proven to still be alive these...

Women in Italy Granted a Period Leave

Women in Italy Granted a Period Leave

Sydney Inouye, News Reporter

May 18, 2017


Filed under News

Italy passed a law that grants women three days off from work if they have painful periods. The leave is paid so women don't have to take sick days off for bad period cramps. Not all cramps are severe, but about 80% of women experience period cramps. Italy is the first Western country to offer the menstrual...

Former President Barack Obama Accepts Courage Award

Former President Barack Obama Accepts Courage Award

Olivia M., News Reporter

May 16, 2017


Filed under News

Every year since 1989, the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award is given to a political leader who have shown “the qualities of politically courageous leadership.” For 2017, former United States President Barack Obama received the award on May 7th. It was given to him at the John F. Kennedy...

The Next President of France

The Next President of France

Olivia M., News Reporter

May 15, 2017


Filed under News

On Sunday, May 7, 2017, Emmanuel Macron was elected as France's next president, and won by about 66% of the votes against Marine Le Pen. He is the youngest person to be elected as president at age 39, and is also the first to run and win in France as a centrist and without a political party. There w...

How Trump Gets His News

How Trump Gets His News

Lea Sandigo, Senior Editor

May 15, 2017


Filed under News

Although Trump spends some time surfing the internet and such, according to White House chief of staff Reince Priebus people also slip him articles and newspapers. Just a few days before this announcement, K.T. McFarland, the deputy national security adviser had given Trump two magazines about global...

President Trump Repealing Multiple Laws and Acts

President Trump Repealing Multiple Laws and Acts

Jaden Vargas, Reporter

May 14, 2017


Filed under News

As many know, president Trumps conquest on being the best president that we have yet seen has reached 100 days as being a president and progresses to get praises and as well controversy. Many people may love him, but the majority of the U.S despises him. Some reasons behind this such hatred is because some call him under the name of "sexist" an...

What Is Trump Planing by firing James Comey

What Is Trump Planing by firing James Comey

Kali Marsh, Writer

May 12, 2017


Filed under World News

Why was F.B.I. Director James Comey fired by Trump? Before Trump fired F.B.I. Director James Comey, "the top official leading a criminal investigation into whether Mr. Trump's advisers colluded with the Russian government to steer the outcome of the 2016 persidential election." James Coney wasn't fired...

Brandon’s opinion on Donald Trump

Brandon’s opinion on Donald Trump

Matthew Lochmann, Student life/photo person

May 12, 2017


Filed under Events & Activities, News, Student Interview, Student Life

As many people know, not only in the U.S. but around the world, in the most recent election Donald Trump became president and ever since he got elected he has caused a lot of political controversy over the entire U.S. For this very reason, this article will focus on a student named Brand Watroust and...

Walt Disney’s Last Words

Walt Disney’s Last Words

Olivia M., News Reporter

May 12, 2017


Filed under A & E, News

For years, it has been known that Walt Disney's last words were 'Kurt Russel,' but it has been unknown why those were his last words. Kurt Russel has been apart of Disney Studios for a long time. In fact, his first Disney movie was Follow Me Boys! Since then, he has appeared in many movies, incl...

4 Amazing Animals Named After Harry Potter

4 Amazing Animals Named After Harry Potter

Samara McCullough, Writer

May 10, 2017


Filed under News

Many have loved the Harry Potter series, even biologists who dedicated these 4 animals names to the series. These 4 animals have sparked the interest of Potter lovers and have amazed many. 1. Eriovixia gryffindori Many have wowed at this small spider's resemblance to the Hogwarts sorting hat....

Trump Star Vandalism

Trump Star Vandalism

Sydney Inouye, News Reporter

May 10, 2017


Filed under News

Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood walk of fame just got vandalized for the third time. The first was by James Lambert Otis, he was the first to make a statement by vandalizing the star. The second time was by an unknown person, they wrote with a marker on the star, saying,"F*** Trump." The third,...

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