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Students fear Ebola

Gameliel Medina and Bruce Rodriguez

November 17, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Ebola is an outbreak virus of humans and other primates causing multiple deaths in West Africa. Ebola is one of the top stories in the news over the whole globe. In a survey of 100 Morton East students, we asked them “are...

Students choose their favorite comedy shows

Cathy Bahena, Katia Hernandez, Samantha Cardona, and David Fregoso

November 17, 2014

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Student Life

It seems students need a laugh when it comes to watching television. According to a clinical psychologist Dr. Janina Scarlet, in a web article (“Experts Discuss The Psychology of Cult TV Shows”) “TV shows allow us to...

Ouija fears passed on

Jessica Campos, Bianca Campos, and Diana Gutierrez

November 17, 2014

Filed under News

Parents and movies have brought Ouija fear upon teengaers.  In 1894 the “supernatural” board used to communicate with paranormal entities was known as“ The Ouija”. The Ouija was founded in China around 1100 A.D. In a...

Ebola: Facts versus myths

Ligia Perez and Jocelyn Martinez

November 17, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Pardon the pun, but Ebola fever is spreading -but, is it really something to get paranoid about? There are several cases of Ebola outside of...

Morton East has its own dentist

Jose Lopez, reporter

November 17, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Morton has a dentist, it’s called Smile Mobile. Smile Mobile provides free dental service for students -- to clean their teeth, provide cosmetic recommendations and prevent further problems.  700 students who signed-up in...

Morton teens drive irresponsibly

Adan Rosales, Bruce Rodriguez, and Gameliel Medina

November 13, 2014

Filed under Community, Student Life

Drivers from ages 16 to 19 who don’t have car insurance have the highest average in crash and traffic violation rates of any age group. In a random survey of 110 Morton east students 52% of them drive without car insurance,...

Students can’t accept drug realities

Andrea Ayala, Sergio Cardenas, Carlos Palos, and Miguel Peralta

November 13, 2014

Filed under Student Life

Unfortunately, in general, students at Morton East underestimate the dangers and consequences of smoking marijuana. In a word they act “stoned.” According towww.drugfreeworld.org, it has been proven that negative effects of...

MEHS shows Halloween spirit

MEHS shows Halloween spirit

November 11, 2014

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