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East picks top 5 holiday movies

Nohemi Ramirez, Marisel Carreno, Carmorroa Siggers, and Xitlaly Pardo

December 20, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Home Alone tops our favorite holiday movie list. Holiday movies are a staple to Christmas traditions throughout the years/decades.  So what's your favorite?    70 Morton East students voted on their favoite holiday mov...

Spanish Christmas music brings harmony

Jose Guzman, Kevin Quinonez, Jose Castillo, and Bladimir Caballero

December 20, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

In a random survey of 100 Morton East students 68% percent said they have listened  to all of  these songs: “Mi burrito sabanero , Campana sobre campana, Noche de paz.” According to fluentu “Feliz Navidad” is a catchy tune that gets stuck in your head on repea...

Berwyn gets shot in TV spotlight via “Empire”

Braulio Vargas, reporter

December 20, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community

The famous Fox show "Empire," came to Berwyn, Illinois to film an episode; it aired November 8. The assistant city administrator Ruth Volbre said that the company spent about $30,000 on the chamber renovations to make it look...

Morton East students wore costumes to school

Yesenia Marquez and Andrea Ruiz

December 11, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

On Tuesday, October 31, students were given the opportunity to wear their Halloween costumes if they made a $1 donation to CARE club on Friday the 27th or Monday the 30th. Out of a survey of 100 students, 36 of them dressed up. One of those students was senior Alondra Doming...

Secret Santa gifts gone wrong

Celeste Barba and Emmanuel Perez

December 9, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community

Emmanuel Perez Nicolas Rico posing with the two elephants he received in a secret Santa exchange In a random survey of 100 Morton East Students, 68% of the students said they had participated in a secret Sant...

CTA Holiday Train is back in Cicero!

Jonathan De La Cruz and Vanessa Munoz

December 8, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community

CTA'S Santa Train hit the pink line in Cicero on Tuesday and Wednesday this week! The CTA holiday train has been around for over 20 years and people seem to enjoy it. It really brings the Christmas spirit to town. The ho...

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