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Disney reconsidered: A lack of integrity

Hannah Prieto

June 10, 2016

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A decade ago, the Disney Channel was a huge influence on our upbringing. However, current Disney Channel programming lacks the positive role models and messages that the older shows included. Opinion When we were...

Gun violence in Chicago: A horrifying reality for high school students

Zoe Rader

June 10, 2016

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In the final month of school, WHS seniors rejoice in the fact that they’ve scored a “kill” while playing the water-gun game Assassin. However, this senior ritual is difficult to watch without thinking that some teens across...

Trumping the freedom of the press

Olivia Hamilton

June 10, 2016

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​At a February rally in Fort Worth, TX, Donald Trump claimed that if he won the presidential election, he would work to alter libel laws to make it easier to sue newspapers like The New York Times and Washington Post. He ...

Grilled cheese face-off: Grilled Cheese Shoppe

Olivia Loggia

May 13, 2016

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Located in the heart of downtown Westfield on Quimby Street, the newly opened Grilled Cheese Shoppe is the type of place you’d put on your Snapchat story because of its “aesthetic appeal.” With a modern-industrial atmosphere, ...

Grilled Cheese Face off: American Melts

Julia Ross

May 13, 2016

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The American Dream is here, and it’s delicious. American Melts capitalizes on what Americans love most—carbs, cheese and creative add-ons like jalapeños or even chips—to bring the classic grilled cheese to yummy new le...

Prom diets: Why you shouldn’t worry

Molly Bandelli and Erin Malley

May 6, 2016

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​Vegan. Gluten-free. Non-GMO. And a side of five miles on the treadmill. For some, these habits are part of a healthy lifestyle. For many senior girls, though, these are the extremes taken in pursuit of the perfect prom bo...

Looking back at WHS

Hailey Reilly

May 6, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Everyone has their own ideas about senior year. Some think it’ll be a breeze, some dread having to think about choosing a college and some just want to skip everything and jump right to graduation. There’s no denying t...

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