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Students have mixed opinions about ObamaCare

Carlos Palos and Miguel Peralta

March 18, 2015

Filed under Community, News, Opinion

Morton East are not well informed in health insurance neither at home or school. Many young adults become uninsured once they turn 19, without them knowing.  In a survey of 75 random high school students at Morton East, 76%...

Students say gaming not violent

Jonathan Rocha, Reporter

March 17, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community, Opinion

Most students at Morton East don't think that video games make violence. In a random survey of students, 11 students said no, and 7 students said yes. In some researches most news reporters state that most kids that play violent...

Pick up those pants, stiffen that booty!

Janet Quezada Cristian Hernandez Ricardo Carrillo, reporter

March 17, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

From booty shaking to setting yourself on fire, twerking has become an epidemic, yet no one knows where twerking originated from. Twerking is a type of dance which an individual, (usually a female) dances to music in a sexually...

Girls fight more survey says!

Ricardo Carrillo and Cristian Hernandez

March 17, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

  Can’t we all just get along? When it comes to fighting in school think twice before you decide to retaliate. Morton has a zero tolerance policy, Morton won’t make any exceptions! Even if you didn't start the fight,...

Donuts? Why Planet Fitness, Why?

Bruce Rodriguez, Adan Rosales, and Jesus Ramirez

March 17, 2015

Filed under Community, News, Opinion, Sports

The Planet Fitness club was founded in 1992 and is a popular American franchise of fitness centers.  Last year, a Planet Fitness opened in Cicero at 2300 Cicero Avenue.  People go to this club to work out, because it’s ...

A Great Thing About A Bucket List

Alexis Avila, Lesley Tolentino, and Yuridia Aldana

March 17, 2015

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

Scuba diving, bungee jumping, sky diving, traveling to Paris and many other extreme activities to do! A bucket list is a number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes or accomplish during their lifetime. In a survey...

Morton East, Pranksters or Vandalism?

Jessica Garcia, Alexandra Ocampo, and Guadalupe De La Rosa

March 17, 2015

Filed under Community, Opinion, Student Life

What do you think about senior pranks? Some people think they should stay as tradition, but over the years students have vandalized or hurt people,here at east we are afraid of them. And the school will no longer tolerate it....

Morton gets spicy

Carlos Palos and Miguel Peralta

March 16, 2015

Filed under Community, Opinion, Student Life

At Morton East most students have eaten some type of Mexican spicy dish. While some students have stopped, others have continued eating. One recent food industry report found that more than half of Americans (54%) find hot spicy...

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