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Things I’ve Learned During Quarantine

During quarantine, many people have picked up new hobbies like indoor gardening, exercising and reading. Sophomore Sarah Janito's latest hobby is painting.

By: Sarah Janito, Reporter

April 22, 2020

Everyone has (hopefully) been in quarantine for around five weeks now, and may be running out of things to keep themselves busy. I have effectively drained my creative spirit and have learned and come to terms with plenty of things I would not have been able to honestly address head-on without this mu...

Battle of the State Parks

Battle of the State Parks

By: Gabrielle Faletto and KT Mattern

April 16, 2018

Looking for fun activities to do with friends or family when the weather is nice? Living in the Chicagoland, finding an outdoor place to hike and explore that is not just flat and boring can be tough. With summer right around the corner, visiting some of Illinois best state parks that offer waterfal...

A Look Into the Chess Team

A Look Into the Chess Team

By: Ben Durbala, Reporter

November 16, 2017

The Kaneland Chess Club is a highly competitive team, which also offers a great opportunity to have a fun time. Team members are constantly evaluating the board and predicting what move to make next. The chess team meets every Thursday from October through February. There are several different bo...

Brighter Future Club Giving Back to the Community

The clothing box can be found in front of the school.

By: Corinne Condos, Reporter

November 14, 2017

Got a shirt that your grandma got you for Christmas and you never wear? Drop it off in front of the school in the USAgain box instead of letting it sit in your closet. The Brighter Future club created a clothing drive that started on October 15 and ends on November 15, which also happens to be Nation...

Chess Club takes on opponents

Kaneland students on the chess team compete in the library.

By: Eric Layne, Reporter

December 17, 2014

The Kaneland chess club competed in a meet with the Illinois Math and Science Academy’s team. IMSA was ranked 11th in the state, out of 140 teams apart of the Illinois High School Association's tournament for this past year. ”It was good overall, with their standings [in the state],” junior...