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  • February 7Dance IV Studio to Stage
  • February 3Second Semester Begins
  • February 26Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee in Library
  • February 22Jazz Festival on Arts Bridge
  • February 17Jazz on the Bridge February 22, 2020

Florida Man Lost in Toilet Paper Stockpile

March 20, 2020

Nico DeGrazia   Satire Article Rehak Period 1 3-20-20 Florida man lost in Toilet Paper Stockpile   Last Monday, Tampa resident John Peters was hauled out of a massive toilet paper pile by The Tampa Fi...

Satire – Prevent Coronavirus by Sending Money to Mae Jiang

Mae Jiang, Editor

March 13, 2020

The rapid, extensive spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has caused panic across the globe. In an effort to avoid this deadly virus, people have gone to extreme measures. Fights have broken out over the last package of toilet pape...

Sunny Days

Damani Hood, Editor

March 1, 2020

What a time to live in Chicago!  The weather is absolutely amazing and it feels like the sun never wants to set now.  Jahari Walker, ‘21, has expressed his content that he can “finally practice outside without a jacket.”  ...

Student’s Anonymous Suicide Threat

Ana Gore

February 26, 2020

During fifth period on Friday, February 21, Dr. Kenner made an announcement over the intercom that a student had made an anonymous note, threatening to “call it quits.” She asked that the student would come to the main office...

Coronavirus Spreading In Chicago

Kayla Green

January 31, 2020

A new virus called corona is spreading rapidly. The first U.S. case of the new coronavirus spreading from one person to another, the husband of a woman who caught the disease while in China, was reported in Chicago on Thursday...

Big Changes at Whitney Young

Helen McKnight

October 7, 2019

Over the summer of 2019 Whitney M Young Magnet High School went through some big changes. There was major construction done on the ceiling and many of the bathrooms in the school. Updating the ceiling was to make sure that no more ceiling ti...

Teenage Vaping Problems

Madeleine Byun

October 1, 2019

Chicago Public Schools recently sent out a letter warning parents about the dangers of vaping. It has recently been brought to light that many teenagers have been using e-cigarettes such as Juuls. Lately, there has been more and more news on the side effects of using these ...

Bullying

Bullying

April 3, 2019

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