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Another summer, another dollar

Another summer, another dollar

By: Ashlyn Klecka, Reporter

May 10, 2019

     Summer is the time to relax and release all of the stress that comes with the school year, but for most high school students, some work needs to get done. Trying to find a job that is both enjoyable and pays well can seem difficult, but it is possible.      One of the most common jobs that hig...

Guide to surviving Lollapalooza

Guide to surviving Lollapalooza

By: Sami Callaghan, Editor

March 25, 2019

Stay Hydrated      Standing in the heat, surrounded by thousands of people while dancing and singing along with your favorite artist might make you break a sweat. It is very important to make sure you are hydrating your body and replenishing all the water you are losing. Investing in ...

Nepal en la frente: Summer camping trips

Nepal en la frente: Summer camping trips

By: Abril Salinas, Executive

February 15, 2019

I have memories of summer nights that now feel more like faraway dreams. When the sky would be full of stars, the sound of crickets chirping and mosquitoes buzzing filled the dead silence of the night. As a mixture of Spanish and English filled the air, the lingering smell of bug spray and campfire smoke...

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...

Life saving teens

Life saving teens

By: KT Mattern, Reporter

July 12, 2017

While a lot of teens would rather lay around all summer, a good number of high schoolers dedicate their summertime to working outside with jobs like lifeguarding. Not many people can fully understand the pressure that goes into the job. Being a lifeguard means taking on sole responsibility for kee...

Summer roadtrips

Summer roadtrips

By: Madeline Hockey, Reporter

June 30, 2017

Starved Rock Where is it? Located at 2668 East 873 Road, Oglesby, IL 61348 What can I do there? Over 13 miles of hiking trails You can see waterfalls in 14 of the 18 canyons You can see ice falls in the winter When can I go? Open every day from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. How much doe...

The perfect soundtrack for summer

The perfect soundtrack for summer

By: Bella Vargas, Editor

June 23, 2017

Whether it be going on long roadtrips, working out or just hanging around the house with your friends and family, these songs will provide the perfect soundtrack to your summer. ...