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“Girl in Pieces” provides the typical young adult cliches

“Girl in Pieces” provides the typical young adult cliches

Riley Murphy

March 14, 2019

If you follow my book blog close enough, you would know that all of my reviews are fairly positive with only few critiques. I mean, why recommend a book you hated? What’s the point of that? I like to pride myself on finding great books that make you want to cancel all of your plans, never pick up yo...

Q/A with Senior Brygida Fudala

Q/A with Senior Brygida Fudala

Danielle Rhody

March 14, 2019

Every month, I ask a Huntley High School student or faculty member 10 random questions to get to know them better. This month, I interviewed senior Brygida Fudala. Q: What is your favorite color? A: Purple, like lilac purple, or mint green. Q: What is your favorite card game? A: Mao, because...

Fresh Thyme provides a range of delicious foods

Fresh Thyme provides a range of delicious foods

Mady Borst, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

It is always exciting for foodies to stumble upon a hidden gem, but most would not guess for it to be a grocery store. The best meal I have had in a while and my new go-to eatery is a farmers market in Crystal Lake. Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is located in a strip mall off of Northwest Highway. The...

The Art of Music: Peyton Siegler shares her story

The Art of Music: Peyton Siegler shares her story

Jordyn Grist

February 28, 2019

Cello. Piano. Guitar. Ukulele. Four different instruments combined into one, singular passion for music. Freshman Peyton Siegler discovered her love of music in fifth grade, when the sixth grade band and orchestra teachers brought over instruments for her to test out. She was immediately drawn to the...

“A Monster Calls” will have you reaching for the tissues

“A Monster Calls” will have you reaching for the tissues

Riley Murphy

February 25, 2019

There are few books in this world that have caused me to cry. And I’m not talking about a perfect movie scene cry, but instead, a can’t-breathe-listening-to-Celine-Dion-eating-raw-cookie-dough kind of cry. Similar to that of Valentine’s Day… which is honestly why I chose this particular book fo...

Bernie Sanders Announces Bid for 2020 Presidential Election

Bernie Sanders Announces Bid for 2020 Presidential Election

Austin Stadie

February 23, 2019

Even with Election Day well over a year away, nearly a dozen Democrats, including the likes of Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, and Cory Booker, have already declared for the party’s primary. Bernie Sanders, one of America’s most popular, and well-recognized politicians announced in an early morning e...

Q/A with senior Sydney Kerin

Q/A with senior Sydney Kerin

Danielle Rhody

February 23, 2019

Every month, I ask a Huntley High School student or faculty member 10 random questions to get to know them better. This month, I interviewed senior Sydney Kerin. Q: What is your favorite book? A: “Six of Crows” for sure. Kaz is just so cool. Q: What is your favorite class? A: Sociolog...

February Best Dressed

February Best Dressed

Ashley Reilly

February 23, 2019

As she wakes up, Kayla Yakimisky looks at the outfit she has planned for today and can feel the excitement rising. Not only is this outfit adorable, but it’s also cozy and meaningful. Each piece that Kayla is wearing has a backstory and all that means something to her. “Honestly, when it comes ...

Texan BBQ Serves a Taste of the South

Texan BBQ Serves a Taste of the South

Mady Borst

February 21, 2019

The outdoors unpleasantly greeted me with the bitter air. Cold winds lashed against my face as soon as I stepped out of the car. I was yearning to be somewhere much warmer. I walked up the deep brown, rustic steps of the Texas-themed diner. After walking through the entrance, I transported from suburban...

A closer look at the State of the Union

A closer look at the State of the Union

Madison Barr

February 18, 2019

When Donald Trump gives a speech, it is way more than likely to be fact checked. So when Trump's postponed State of the Union finally happened this past Tuesday, multiple articles regarding the speech included fact checks. The State of the Union itself covered multitudinous topics including an attempt...

Tea Time Blog: The Brexit Frenzy and the Future of Great Britain

Tea Time Blog: The Brexit Frenzy and the Future of Great Britain

Ayman Mirkhan

February 5, 2019

Welcome to Tea Time. For this time around, we’ve decided to take a new approach to the series and start a blog. Today, we will be talking about everyone’s favorite subject: Politics. More specifically, English Parliament and their recent actions in the fight over Brexit. Brexit is the short term used to describe th...

Best Dressed: Karly Melendy

Best Dressed: Karly Melendy

Ashley Reilly

February 5, 2019

Junior Karly Melendy turns heads as she walks down the hallway. Not only is she sporting a super cute new hair color buts she’s also wearing an adorable pair of simple jeans and sweater combo. With her curled locks, cute jewelry, and relaxed makeup, Karly manages to mix fashion with comfort. M...

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