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Tattoos planned for most students

Kimberly Dominguez and Maria Sanchez

February 8, 2019

Filed under Fashion, Student Life

Most Morton East students plan on getting a tattoo at some point in their lives.  Tattoos have a long history, a tattoo is a form of body modification where a design is made by inserting ink, dyes, and pigments, either indeli...

Majority of East students are working, balancing school with jobs

Candy Flores, reporter

February 8, 2019

Filed under Community, Opinion, Student Life

Multitasking isn't hard to do. You just really must put in the effort in. Either just to get some money for yourself or even if you have kids. According to my peers/ staff, students say it's hard sometimes to work and go to...

Most students have iPhones

Vanessa Perez, Mariana Pelayo, and Nathan Claro

February 8, 2019

Filed under Fashion, Student Life

According to a random survey made at Morton East High School, out of 126 students, only 5 don’t own an iPhone. One hundred twenty-one students do own an iPhone and 30 students own the newest and most expensive iPhone -- that...

Is your job worth the money?

April Gomez and Angel Mendez

February 8, 2019

Filed under Money, Student Life

Morton students work and make their own money, but how much is enough money?  Experts have found that students who work more than 15 to 20 hours a week see a decrease in academic performance. Students who are 16 and 17 can work unlimited hours, but only in jobs declared non-...

Boys should pay on Valentine’s Day, many say

Ramon Robles and Jose Arellano

February 6, 2019

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Community, Student Life

Many Morton East students believe that the boy should pay for everything when it comes to going out on a date on Valentine's Day. According to CNBC approximately $143.56 is the cost of someone buying flowers, jewelry, candy, clothes and other gifts for Valentine’s Day. ...

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