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Holiday tradition returns to Museum of Science and Industry

Nadia Mendez and Ashley Ramirez

November 28, 2016

  Christmas Around the World returns to the Museum of Science and Industry just in time for the holidays. This annual tradition began in 1942, with a single tree decorated differently everyday for twelve days to represent the countries fighting beside America in World War II. This exhibit ...

Water — not lights out — prompts early dismissal

Crystal Covarrubias, Andrew Guerrero, Noe Rodriguez, and Salvador Glavez

November 22, 2016

Many students think they were released early on November 18 because the lights went out, but that's not the reason. The water pumps were malfunctioning when the electricity went out, and students were released because of possible sanitation...

Magnificent mile parade kicks-off holiday

Maria Camacho and Jessica Ramos

November 22, 2016

  The BMO Harris Bank celebrated its 25th annual Magnificent Mile Lights Festival in Chicago on Saturday, November 19, 2016. The parade began on Oak Street and ended with fireworks over the Chicago River at North Michigan Avenue. Some popular attractions included Grand Marshal Mickey Mouse and friends from Walt Disney World Resort. Spectators also enjoyed seeing Chicago Cubs Worl...

Johnny Duran, Israel Salgado

November 22, 2016


Vets honored at Morton East assembly

Samuel Gonzalez, Martin Munoz, and Cesar Villa

November 22, 2016


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