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Students fear Ebola

Gameliel Medina and Bruce Rodriguez

November 17, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Ebola is an outbreak virus of humans and other primates causing multiple deaths in West Africa. Ebola is one of the top stories in the news over the whole globe. In a survey of 100 Morton East students, we asked them “are...

Ouija fears passed on

Jessica Campos, Bianca Campos, and Diana Gutierrez

November 17, 2014

Filed under News

Parents and movies have brought Ouija fear upon teengaers.  In 1894 the “supernatural” board used to communicate with paranormal entities was known as“ The Ouija”. The Ouija was founded in China around 1100 A.D. In a...

Ebola: Facts versus myths

Ligia Perez and Jocelyn Martinez

November 17, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Pardon the pun, but Ebola fever is spreading -but, is it really something to get paranoid about? There are several cases of Ebola outside of...

Morton East has its own dentist

Jose Lopez, reporter

November 17, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Morton has a dentist, it’s called Smile Mobile. Smile Mobile provides free dental service for students -- to clean their teeth, provide cosmetic recommendations and prevent further problems.  700 students who signed-up in...

Gang awareness increases as gangs decrease

Brandon Jimenez, reporter

November 10, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Unfortunately, gang violence has been a part of many communities; families live at home with fear of going out of the house or letting their children play outside after dark. The police do their best to control gang activity,...

Bible Club creates community church

Luis Tirado, reporter

November 10, 2014

Filed under Community, News

Morton East High School has a church? Yes, students started one. House church grew out of the student led bible club at Morton East High School. After a lot of prayer and planning on March 1st 2014, SLBC opened up a church, Chicago Hous...

Sword or the pen; at Morton, it’s 50/50

Marissa Santiago and Joshua Salcedo

November 10, 2014

Filed under Community, News, Opinion, Showcase

Half of Morton East students, if forced into the military, would go into combat and fight for our country while the other half would stay behind open fire, safe behind a desk in a non-combat job. In a survey of 100 Morton East s...

Students have spoken to Los Comales

Alexis Avila, Peter rodriguez, and Lesley Tolentino

November 10, 2014

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community, News

Los Comales, El Indio, Zacatacos and Guadalupana-- out of these four Mexican Restaurants on Cermak, Los Comales has been placed as number 1 on Cermak. One of the best taqueria places in Cermark son Los Comales. Los Comales is loca...

Girls can play football too!

Delilah Ayala and Genesis Rodriguez

November 10, 2014

Filed under Community, News, Sports

Delilah Ayala Genesis Rodriguez A battle of the fittest. the reward of the trophy, but more importantly, bragging rights FOR THE LADIES! Every year the annual homecoming Powder Puff football game gets bigger, tougher. The...

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