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Hair dye at Morton east

Miguel Peralta

January 28, 2015

Here at Morton and the community there's been an increasing number of people dying their hair lately. Is it just a fashion statement? Dying your hair has become a huge part of fashion lately and a lot of people are doing it....

Who do you think is more controlling in relationships men or women?

Anazareth Rodriguez, reporter

January 28, 2015

Some people believe that men are more controlling when it comes to relationships, and others believe that women are the controlling gender. In a survey of 35 students at Morton East 20 student believe that women are more controlling....

Teenage relationships timing

Lorena Gonzalez, repoter

January 28, 2015

Here at Morton East, teens have typically been in a relationship for about 10 months to a year. Results from a survey show that 18 out of 25 Morton East students have never been in a relationship for than over a year. With...

Can Video Gaming be considered an actual sport?

Alejandro Viramontes, Reporter

January 28, 2015

Throughout the course of the decades, video gaming has evolved extremely from the first home consoles such as the Nintendo 64, to the epic next gen consoles such as the Xbox One and the less reliable PlayStation 4. Video gaming...

Are teens enjoying their paychecks?

Jesica Espinal, journalist

January 28, 2015

Most teens tend to work around the age of 16 but do they enjoy the job their working at and the amount of money they get paid.  In a random survey of twenty five Morton East students, sixteen like the amount of money they get...

Young adults jobs then and now

Maritza Duarte, Student

January 28, 2015

Adolescents nowadays work for many reasons like most of them want to be independent, or they are emancipated, also they do it to help their household. One in five people on their 20’s and early 30’s is currently living with...

Are you ready for the military?

Jocelyn Soto

January 28, 2015

In order to join the military there are many requirements, one of them is an exam called ASVAB.  According to www.goarmy.com the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Batter (ASVAB) is a multiple-choice exam that helps you better...

For your cold

Bianey Lopez, Reporter

January 28, 2015

Colds can be a pain and not knowing how to treat it can be hard especially during the winter time. There are three ways to cure a cold and that’s over-the-counter (OTC) medications, home remedies or simply letting your immune...

Soccer helps the community

Alfredo Saldana, Reporter

January 28, 2015

In a survey of 40 Morton East students –seniors, juniors, and sophomores- 67% of the students are currently playing or were playing in a soccer team in the community throughout the year. Soccer, in this community, helps students...

FAFSA helping students financially

Emilio Balderrama, reporter

January 20, 2015

College is expensive and many students at Morton East are in need of financial aid. With graduation so close for our seniors and many of us are planning on going to college right after high school so a little bit of financial...

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