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At sunset, Muslim families gather around and have delicious meals to break their fasts. 
Courtesy to El Arabiya

Observing Ramadan in quarantine

The month of Ramadan started on Friday, April 24 at dawn. Every year, nearly seven million Muslims abstain from food and drink from dawn to sunset for an entire month. It’s not a hunger strike or an...

Netflix Party allows you to chat with friends while watching a movie or TV show.

Apps to help you connect with friends

On April 8, to help students out during quarantine, District 86 granted a request from students to unblock Netflix, Disney+, and Netflix Party on Chromebooks with the conditions that students maintain...

The seniors received their diplomas under clear skies, despite the initial threat of rain clouds.

Dear class of 2021

Dear Class of 2021,  This is a letter telling you to not take your senior year for granted. As they enter their last year of high school, all seniors think about is graduation and prom and all...

On Friday, March 20, Governor J.B. Pritzker announced a stay-at-home order for Illinois residents to prevent the spread of Coronavirus.

Illinois Governor issues shelter-in-place

On Saturday, March 21, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker issued a “stay-at-home” order starting at 5 p.m. for the entire state until at least April 7, to attempt to slow the coronavirus’s spread and...

Baking is one of the many activities to do when youre bored at home and want to kill time.

What to do in quarantine

We’re all familiar with having to stay at home because of a snow day or being grounded. Having to stay home because of a global pandemic and the safety risks it has towards you and your family is much...

Nowadays there are many different alternatives to high-end, expensive makeup products that can be found at Walgreens.

Best makeup dupes

The majority of women today wear makeup, whether it’s just blush or one coat of mascara. Some can’t leave the house without makeup. Makeup makes people feel more confident, sociable, and assertive...

Students on their way to the Navy Pier during last years Prom.
Courtesy to Twitter.

Seniors prepare for prom

Prom is on almost every high schooler’s calendar right as they enter high school.  The student council decided to make the theme for this year the Roaring 20s (The Great Gatsby) with the colors...

Friends is overrated because the jokes arent funny.

Top overrated movies and shows

We’ve all spent a wasteful amount of time watching a show or movie that never got to the point or failed to keep us entertained. Here’s a list of some of the most overrated movies and television shows...

The chess team places in eighth place in the IHSA state tournament.

Chess team bring home eighth place in state

The chess team placed eighth in the IHSA state finals on Friday, Feb. 14 and Saturday, Feb. 15. This was the 15th consecutive year that members of the team, coached by science teachers Mr. Dylan Canavan...

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