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Communities Gather for Taste of Kaneland

Communities Gather for Taste of Kaneland

By: Giancarlo Valle, Editor

September 3, 2019

Residents of the 9 towns that make up the Kaneland community came together at Kaneland High School on Sunday, Aug. 25, to celebrate the culture of the unified community.  There were things to do for people of all ages. There were bounce houses for children and a mechanical bull for all ages to enjoy...

Battle of the fall treats

Battle of the fall treats

By: Madalyn Webb, Abby Lycan, and Regan O'Brien

November 2, 2018

Our taste buds drove us to downtown Geneva to try the fall delicacies in the midst of the beloved fall season. The large chain we chose is one that is well known and loved by all ages. It’s everywhere you go, even if you try to avoid it. Starbucks. The Pumpkin Spice Frappuccino is one of the...

Should you go vegan?

Should you go vegan?

By: Sarah Baerenklau, Reporter

April 27, 2018

A new trend lately doesn’t have to do with clothes or new makeup techniques, but it’s changing to a vegan diet. Over two million adults in the U.S. alone are switching to the vegan lifestyle. For those who don’t know, veganism is when there is no form of animal products in a diet. People switc...

Sushi satisfaction

Sushi satisfaction

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...

December 20: Tasty treats for Christmas

December 20: Tasty treats for Christmas

By: Vanessa Pitts, Webmaster

December 20, 2017

With Christmas quickly approaching, many of us may have Christmas parties to attend or family get togethers. Here are some simple and tasty recipes to make for any get together you may be attending. Peppermint brownie bites Brownie ingredients: 1 ¾ cups flour 1 ⅓ cups sugar 2 tea...

December 9: Peppermint Oreo Truffles and Eggnog Pie

December 9: Peppermint Oreo Truffles and Eggnog Pie

By: Gianna Provenzano, Reporter

December 9, 2017

The complete Christmas party includes laughter of family and friends, a couple candid Christmas pictures, a lit up tree and a table of delicious desserts. A classic oreo truffle with a holiday peppermint twist, or a simple eggnog pie? You choose, but both will be the perfect Christmas party treat...

Childhood treats that will never be forgotten

Childhood treats that will never be forgotten

By: Kt Mattern, Editor

December 1, 2017

Cosmic Brownie This sweet treat is both addicting as it is sentimental. With a thick texture, the flavor melts in your mouth as you chew through the sweetness. Along with the smooth frosting, cosmic brownies also have multiple colorful sprinkles, adding a crunch to the chew. Whether you’re young or old,...

Spooky treats that will give you good eats

Spooky treats that will give you good eats

By: Gabrielle Faletto, Editor

October 24, 2017

https://youtu.be/b_akqZgd4dU As Halloween approaches in just a week, be sure to check out and try these yummy treats. They are perfect to bring to Halloween festivities and they are sure to be a conversation starter. Monster Mash Oreos Ingredients: Oreos White Chocolate Chips Black Icing Gel Lo...

Curbing chocolate cravings with tasty truffles

Curbing chocolate cravings with tasty truffles

By: Taylor Eaves, Editor

January 21, 2015

Have a friend or family member's birthday coming up? Or is your sweet-tooth craving that extra-delicious treat? Skip the bland boxed-brownies and the boring pre-cut cookie dough; make some tasty, homemade chocolate truffles. They're so delightful, and they'll please every chocolate-lover. Ingredients: 3...