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Tell someone you love them with tamales

Mariana Franco

February 21, 2020

As of February 12, more than 200 tamales were ordered for Valentine’s Day.  About $200 is made from the tamale sale.  The money from the tamale sale is for the Morton East TAG Club. The Morton East TAG Club is Teens Achieving Goals- Service Learning Club....

Half of student body will buy chocolate for their sweetie

Jesse Zambrano and Tino Abasta

February 14, 2020

Valentine's Day is a holiday that is filled with love and chocolate, but there are people who don’t have a significant other or just don’t have money to spend. Did you know? On Valentine’s Day, at least thirty-six million...

What’s the best chocolate to get this Valentine’s Day?

Daniela Vargas and Sebastian Pineda

February 13, 2020

Mustangs prefer Ferrero Rocher on Valentine's Day. Every state has their favorite type of chocolate, but Illinois’ favorite chocolate to get is chocolate roses for Valentine's Day.  According to CandyStore.com, 69% of people...

Students eat seafood

Temiria Allen and Mariah Williams

November 22, 2019

The majority of Morton East students eat seafood, but a quite few still don't like it. In a random survey of 68 Morton East students 42 students reported eating (and liking) seafood, and 26 students do not eat (or like) seafood. "I...

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