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Chicago’s biggest event: Lollapalooza

Crystal mendez, Gisselle Barron, Brizet Vazquez, and Yuriela Covarrubios

March 29, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community

At least a quarter of Morton East students are interested in  Lollapalooza. Students at Morton East where asked if they were attending this year’s Lollapalooza or have attended in the previous years, 26% out of a 100 s...

Story behind field trips

Sabrina Mercado, Brenda Rodriguez, Diana Gallegos, Giovanni Davalos, and Isaema Escalera

March 29, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Student Life

We all like going on field trips, but do we know  everything there is to know about the field trips.   For example, what are the favorite school field trip destinations?  Here are the top 10 favorite field trips at Morton ...

What’s Your Favorite TV Show?

Citlalli Estrada and America Zamora

March 12, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Student Life

At Morton East "Stranger Things" is the Tv show that is most viewed by students of Morton East.  We surveyed a Junior class for the surveys.   On September 11,1928, Wzx13 and WGY broadcast America's first television drama. It was a 40-minute melodrama title...

Star Wars students strike back at Phantom, choose Empire

Alexis Ramos, Nicolas Rico, Natalia Zambrano, and Erika Quezada

March 11, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

With all the Star Wars films out there, which one is the best? East likes to kick it old-school; their favorite film in the franchise is The Empire Strikes Back.  Their least favorite was The Phantom Menace. In a random...

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...

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