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Placement of reserved snow days changed

Matthew Chupack, Rachel Katz, Executive Editor-at-Large, News Editor | December 13, 2019

In recent years, Glenbrook High School District #225 has placed reserved emergency days during the school year and after the proposed date of the last day of school. However, for the 2019-2020 school...

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Lindsay Berkowitz, Staff Writer | December 13, 2019

A troupe comprised of singers, dancers and actors dressed as elves is scheduled to perform in Glenbrook North’s annual Traveling Show on Dec. 19. The group plans to be performing an array of holiday...

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Baeyoung Yoo, Staff Writer | December 13, 2019

From taking the podium with raised arms leading the marching band as drum major to carrying the tune with fellow members of the choir, junior Zach Torf’s passion for music and performing makes a statement...

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Mady Zirlin, Staff Writer | December 13, 2019

When senior Ayla Kaufman began to get symptoms of strokes and seizures caused by her extreme headaches in seventh grade, she had to miss school for weeks at a time. She could not be treated for her migraines...

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Lucy Cho, Sarah Boeke, Features Editor, Opinions Editor | December 13, 2019

After creating a meme for an assignment in her Advanced Placement United States History class, junior Annie Welch decided to make her own meme account on Instagram to post history-related memes. “I...

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Karina Belotserkovskiy, Editor-at-Large | December 13, 2019

I was once voted “Most Likely to End Up Homeless After My Dreams Don’t Come True After College.” By a landslide. I was awarded this superlative at the end of freshman year by my classmates...

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Theresa Lee, Staff Writer | December 13, 2019

Snap. Select. Edit. Post. From festive birthday outings to gorgeous vacation photoshoots, most social media users update followers on life events “worthy” of attention. The pursuit of a polished...

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Megan Fahrney, Jonathan Lidskin, Executive Sports Editor, Sports Editor | December 13, 2019

Down 10 points to Waukegan High School in the second quarter of the super-sectional game, the Glenbrook North boys basketball team was looking to advance to the Elite Eight. With momentum on Waukegan’s...

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Alexandra Chertok, Haley Sandlow, Executive Opinions Editor, Opinions Editor | December 13, 2019

Senior Isabelle West felt both nervous and excited as she competed at the 2018 Junior Olympic National Championships, where college coaches lined up behind a table stretching wall to wall. The flags...

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