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Glamorous Personalized Surprises

Glamorous Personalized Surprises

By: Priscilla Purnell, Editor

March 28, 2018

Ipsy glam bag is the cheapest makeup subscription bag for $10. Each month a bag will included five small personalized beauty and makeup product. On average all product combined at retail will cost around $50. The first time I signed up on Ipsy.com I received 25 percent off a one year subscription. Ther...

Sushi Satisfaction

Shima's Sushi provides enjoyment through the many dishes offered.

By: Matt Cushman, Ad and Business Manager

March 27, 2018

Trying new things is always an interesting experience. Discovering whether you like a product or not can change your life, such as if you enjoy eating raw fish. Shima’s Sushi is a sushi restaurant in Wasco that serves many types of sushi from tuna to deep fried to vegetarian, you can find a type of sushi fo...

Wash Away Imperfections with SheaMoisture

Wash Away Imperfections with SheaMoisture

By: Karina Sanchez, PR/Social Media Manager

March 27, 2018

Our skin is one of the first things people see, and there is nothing I hate more than having acne for the world to see. Skin care is one of the most important things to me in order to feel confident, and thanks to Shea Moisture I can be. SheaMoisture is the legacy of Sofi Tucker who started off by...

Game Face or Relaxing Night in?

Game Face or Relaxing Night in?

By: Priscilla Purnell, Editor

March 26, 2018

Urban Decay all Nighter Makeup Spray    A recently new product Urban Decay all nighter makeup setting spray has become my all time favorite makeup setting spray. According to urbandecay.com the spray is long lasting, temperature control technology, oil free and paraben free. For the past 3 mon...

Painting the Sky

Using a dark blue Alaniz mixes it with the black to give a gradient effect. She continued to bring it down the canvas halfway.

By: Sarah Prunty, Reporter

March 22, 2018

Embracing World Languages for a Better Connection

Embracing World Languages for a Better Connection

By: Emma Glennon, Editor

March 20, 2018

Learning a language can be a very unique for many students, it can help you stand out from the crowd when it comes to colleges and job opportunities. However, many students at Kaneland say that  they don’t want to take a language the formal way. They want to learn more contemporary things, such as sw...

Best Places to Volunteer

Best Places to Volunteer

By: Gabrielle Faletto and KT Mattern

March 19, 2018

  Finding volunteer opportunities in your community can be easy, however finding the right one for the right cause can be challenging. Both Feed My Starving Children and The Northern Illinois Food Bank offer a one-of-a-kind experience. You get the chance to impact many lives of those who are hun...

Which Second Hand Store has the Best Resources?

Which Second Hand Store has the Best Resources?

By: Gabrielle Faletto and KT Mattern

March 1, 2018

These days, buying a pair of jeans and some new kicks will empty your wallet after just one hour at the mall. Even if the jeans look like they just went through a paper shredder, they still cost around $50. Instead of buying just one expensive name brand item, you can buy several items for the same ...

#LifeoftheKnight: Social Media is Not a Right

#LifeoftheKnight: Social Media is Not a Right

By: Editorial Staff

January 25, 2018

In today’s society, hashtags have become a staple in social media culture. Whether it’s to spread activism like #MeToo or to show our support for a local sports team like #FlytheW, they still have the same goal, to spread and share information. What was supposed to bring the school together, the ...

President Trump’s Year in Review

President Trump's Year in Review

By: Richies Tiv, Editor

January 24, 2018

The applause, the boos. The truth, the fake news. A lot was said during the United States 2016 presidential election, but how much talk is actually being walked? Executive Order (Immigration Ban): A week after assuming office, President Donald Trump signed an executive order blocking entry of ci...

To Tell or Not to Tell

To Tell or Not to Tell

By: Emma Glennon, Editor

January 16, 2018

 To tell or not to tell, that is the question. I understand why some things may need to be private. However, keeping things in and not dealing with your emotions can be harmful.  It's like putting mentos in pop. Eventually the pop can’t hold them in anymore, and the pop explodes all over the place...

Save Money, Take the Bus

Save Money, Take the Bus

By: Shelby Harper, Editor

January 8, 2018

“Buzz buzz buzz!” there goes the daily alarm and here comes the morning rush to get to school. Some students may say that driving to school is a good thing because they can make their morning coffee pit-stops, can sleep in longer and don’t have to take the bus. I think it’s a waste of time. S...

Take Action Against Gun Violence

Take Action Against Gun Violence

By: Priscilla Purnell, Editor

December 20, 2017

More and more people are owning guns as the increase of mass shootings occur. However, not everyone is meeting the requirements because federal law does not require licensing of gun owners or purchasers. According to Gun Control Archive, just alone from January 1 to Nov.  5, there have been 307 shootings ...

Best and Worst: Black Friday Shopping

Best and Worst: Black Friday Shopping

By: Ashley Edwards and Madeline Hockey

November 23, 2017

With the holiday season finally underway, there are many stores who have sales going on. Here are five reasons why you should not go Black Friday shopping. Thanksgiving day is meant to be spent with family and creating new memories, not standing in line for hours just to get a deal that will be there o...

Piece of Cake or Piece of Pie?

Piece of Cake or Piece of Pie?

By: Matt Cushman and Richies Tiv

November 17, 2017

Once a month two of our staff members, Matt Cushman and Richies Tiv, are given a topic and they have 30 minutes to debate it. However, they are not allowed to speak. They type their arguments on a Google Document. They are allowed to use any research they can find on the internet to support their vie...

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