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Considering Halloween tricks? Consider the consequences of vandalism

Melissa Salgado and Yoselin Jaime-Avalos

October 29, 2018

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Vandalism often happens on Halloween night -- but it's already been happening quite a bit in our community. There were 352 cases of vandalism in Cicero last month (this past September), according to spot crime website.(www.spotcrime.com/cicero) Also, there were 456 cases of vandalism in Au...

Morton East’s new bell schedule

October 17, 2018

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At Morton East High School, school started from 8:00 am in the morning to 2:40 pm in the afternoon throughout the years. Everything changed for the 2018-2019 year of school. Administration and the principles had agreed on a time...

Government funding helps with remodeling

Paola Gonzalez, Angel Gonzalez, Bryan Benitez, Lia Figueroa, and Victor Munoz

October 17, 2018

Filed under Community, Student Life, Uncategorized

  Government funding for construction leads to positive changes at Morton East High School.     Over the summer, Morton East began its renovation process with the help of Vision Construction and Consulting Inc. With the help of government funds, Morton East and Vision...

How many students appealed this year in 2018?

By: Odalys Soriano, Genesis Torres, Vickey Gutierrez, Cynthia Sanchez and Breanna Tapia, reporter

September 19, 2018

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Seniors always look forward to their senior graduation activities, but some don't have the opportunity to attend these events. So, they appeal to their Vice Principal. In total over 250 Morton East seniors have appealed according...

NBA Playoffs Commence

Kevin Quinonez, Bladimir Caballero, and Estephanie Rodriguez

September 19, 2018

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35 of 100 tune in yearly to the NBA Playoffs. The yearly NBA playoffs at the end of  the regular season has commenced 8 teams 2 conferences only 1 potential Winner. According to statista.com since 2015 an estimated 58 million...

Students are neglecting their school attendance

Sarahi Rangel, Ashley Contreras, Vianey Berlanga, and Jennifer Rodriguez

September 19, 2018

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Most students don't seem to have perfect attendance. According to nbcnews.com, students with more than 20 absences per year have less than a 1 in 5 chance of graduating. Research shows that missing about 18 days negatively...

Career profile: So, you want to be a forensic scientist

Angie Ceballos, reporter

May 10, 2018

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Career  profile:  So you want to be a Forensic Scientist A Forensic  Scientist helps analyze and compare evidence from victims or suspects in objects or also locations. They do this by DNA, body fluids, or hair mostly an...

Career Profile; So, you want to be an Architect

Angel Moreno, reporter

May 9, 2018

Filed under Community, Uncategorized

An Architect is a person who designs building and in many cases also supervises their construction.They draw up the blueprints for the buildings or structures and send them to the contractors to commence the construction. you can se...

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