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Morton feeds the Homeless

Morton feeds the Homeless

January 29, 2016

Friday’s Fan Buses roll in

Raymond Rivera and Jezel Tapia

January 21, 2016

Filed under Sports

On November 7, 2,000 students arrived at Hoffman Estates, rolling in 45 fan buses to support out boys varsity team in the semifinals. In 2011 when the soccer team went to state there were only 36 fan buses and 1200 students...

Editorial: Shrimping supports “slavery”

Cristian Garcia and Flor Diaz

January 21, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Some of the biggest retailers and restaurants around the world including  Walmart and Red-Lobster have been selling shrimp tainted by slaves in Factories in Thailand ( including migrant workers and children. Thailand is one...

Holiday cheer or tear?

Janet Hernandez, Gisselle Zamora, Julio Sandoval, and Alejandro Nunez

January 20, 2016

Filed under Community

The most popular holiday is Christmas according to the Morton East students. In a survey of 100 Morton East students 70 percent said they prefer Christmas as their favorite holiday, as of the others.Around the 1950s researchers most...

Who is the best soccer player?

Jovanny Benitez and Samuel Gallegos

January 20, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

It’s a split decision. In a random survey of 100 Morton East Students to determine who is the best soccer player, 50 said Cristiano Ronaldo and 50 said Lionel Messi. Ronaldo and Messi: both great soccer players. They...

Seniors less likely to ditch

Jessica Ramos, Norma Cereceres, and Jesica Castillo

January 20, 2016

Filed under Student Life

Surprisingly students at Morton East are less likely to ditch as they get older. In a random survey  of 109 students at Morton East, 56 percent of sophomores claimed to had ditched a class, as for the juniors 67 percent of...

Morton students say it’s the shooters, not the guns.

Janet Hernandez,, Giselle Zamora, Alejandro Nunez, and Julio Sandoval

January 20, 2016

Filed under Community

At Morton East, at least, students blame individuals for gun violence; students think "people kill people." Guns just are a tool of violence. In a survey of 126 Morton East students 77 percent said people kill people and ...

Majority of students might be driving illegally

Cristian Garcia and Flor Diaz

January 19, 2016

Filed under News

In a random Survey of 109 students at Morton East High School , 59% said they have no drivers license and have driven without a license, 9% said they have a drivers license but have driven without one before, 27% said they don’t...

Phone wars: Apple versus Samsung

Norma Cereceres, Jessica Ramos, and Jesica Castillo

January 19, 2016

Filed under Community, Student Life

Over the past five months there has been a controversy over which cellular company Morton East students prefer. Technology has become a big part of students life, and sometimes it benefits them. Samsung started in 1938,...

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