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Many students at Hinsdale Central celebrate the holiday Eid, but are not excused from school.

Religious holidays should be publicly acknowledged

Yusra Shakaib, Contributor March 24, 2023

With District 86’s diverse student body, it’s no surprise that over the years we have seen on certain holidays such as Eid or Holi that many students didn’t attend school. Despite students having...

According to the state of Illinois, students must take a minimum of three days of physical education.

Should physical education be mandatory?

Priya Schmit, Contributor March 24, 2023

Since kindergarten, gym has been a part of every high school student's daily routine, 42 minutes a day, five days a week. While playing giant parachutes, a quick volleyball scrimmage, or a short match...

Released on Friday, Nov. 18, “She Said” depicts Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey’s story exposing the abuse Harvey Weinstein inflicted upon women in the film industry.

“She Said” reestablishes focus on survivors of abuse and the prevention of its occurence

On Friday, Nov. 18, Maria Schrader's “She Said” was released to select theaters. The film follows Jodi Kantor (Zoe Kazan) and Megan Twohey (Carey Mulligan), reporters for the New York Times, in the...

Red Devil players celebrate one of their eight goals scored at their game on Nov. 14. Central came out victorious against Lyons Township, marking their 11th win of the season.

Red Devils’ varsity hockey team beats Lyons Township 8-5

On Monday, Nov. 14, the Red Devil varsity hockey team beat Lyons Township 8-5 in a penalty-filled affair at the Willowbrook Ice Arena.  The Devils took a fast lead, with senior captains Zach Devine...

Ilana Gonzalez stands in front of the painting created by the HSA.

Hinsdale Central celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month takes place from Sept. 15-Oct. 15. Throughout these past couple of weeks, the students have celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month at Hinsdale Central. The Hispanic Student...

On Friday, Sept. 23, the highly anticipated movie Dont Worry Darling was released in local movie theaters.

“Don’t Worry Darling” takes to the theaters

On Friday, Sept. 23, the film “Don’t Worry Darling,” starring Harry Styles, Chris Pine and Florence Pugh was released in theaters. The movie takes place in the 1950s, portraying a couple living...

On Thursday, May 12, Hinsdale Centrals girls soccer team faced off against Metea Valley, losing 4-1.

Hinsdale Central’s girls’ soccer team falls to Metea Valley

On Thursday, May 12, Hinsdale Central’s girls’ soccer team played against Metea Valley on Centennial Field. Metea Valley came out victorious, with a final score of 4-1. This marks the final game...

On Wednesday, May 5, Hinsdale Centrals boys varsity volleyball team played against one of their rivals, Glenbard West. The Red Devils fell to Glenbard, losing 2-0.

Hinsdale Central boys’ volleyball falls to Glenbard West

On Wednesday, May 3, Hinsdale Central’s boys varsity volleyball team faced off against Glenbard West in the main gym at Hinsdale Central. Glenbard West came out victorious, winning 25-20 in the first...

Target has a large selection of Easter candy this year.

Reviewing non-traditional Easter candy

As another candy-filled holiday approaches, it’s important to know what choices are on the market.  Everyone’s familiar with popular Easter candy like Reese’s eggs, chocolate bunnies, and classic...

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