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Political Blog: Pictures from the Campaign Trail

Political Blog: Pictures from the Campaign Trail

Devin Martin

May 14, 2016

he infamous state primaries are almost over and do you know what that means? One presidential candidate will be in the White House in less than a year, and the General Election will be here before you know it. Those left competing to be President of the United States are Democrats Hillary Clinton ...

HHS Hosts Dodge Cancer Fundraiser for Justin Domingo

HHS Hosts Dodge Cancer Fundraiser for Justin Domingo

Devin Martin

April 25, 2016

he Dodgeball game is getting intense. Players are getting knocked out left and right. One person though, stands tall. He is the only player left. That person is junior Eric Maurer. Mauer plays with determination, because he knows the that today’s Dodge Cancer Fundraiser is for his classmate, ju...

Political Blog: Primary Election Update

Political Blog: Primary Election Update

Devin Martin

April 4, 2016

h man, the 2016 Presidential Election is heating up. It’s getting pretty intense. Donald Trump is managing to win almost every primary state for the Republican Party as Ted Cruz tries to hold on. The same can be said about the Democrats: Hillary Clinton is also managing to dominate the primaries (conside...

HHS SCIO hosts Huntley Invitational

HHS SCIO hosts Huntley Invitational

Devin Martin

February 22, 2016

HS SCIO members competed in an Huntley Invitational against other schools on Saturday, Feb. 20. In HHS, SCIO members from many schools were able to compete in events with a plethora of robot arms, metal cars, tubular trajectory machines, and more. The Huntley SCIO invitational was able to have th...

‘Magic: The Gathering’ offers enjoyment at the Huntley Public Library

‘Magic: The Gathering’ offers enjoyment at the Huntley Public Library

Devin Martin

January 28, 2016

he competition is getting intense. But, this is not your ordinary competition. It is between a father and a son playing the game they love the most: "Magic: The Gathering." "[My son and I] were paired up against each other and I had beaten him earlier in the competition, then he beat me in the to...

Political Blog: Iowa Caucus draws near

Political Blog: Iowa Caucus draws near

Devin Martin

January 24, 2016

t's the time every four years when each and every presidential candidate's campaign is on the line. But for what? The answer is the infamous Iowa Caucus. But what is the Iowa Caucus and why is it important? As cheesy as it may sound, Iowa is the first state in the country to say who they want the De...

“Pop Vote” plans to attract many youthful voters to the political process

“Pop Vote”  plans to attract many youthful voters to the political process

Devin Martin

December 4, 2015

he 2016 Presidential Election is almost upon us. In little than no time, we will  have our next world leader. It is crazy to think what that leader could do. Can they make college tuition free? Can they protect women's rights? Can they preserve our environment? And can they help rebuild America's st...

Cow Meeting: Google Expedition gives students a new alternative to traveling

Cow Meeting: Google Expedition gives students a new alternative to traveling

Devin Martin

December 4, 2015

n 'I Am Cardboard' lens attracts most of the eyes in the room, during the Dec. 3 Committee of the Whole meeting. But for what purpose? The 'I am Cardboard' lens transfers the wearer to any location that the wearer may so desire. Those locations can be the White House, the Roman Colosseum, or even th...

COW Meeting: Alternative high school may be an option for selective students

COW Meeting: Alternative high school may be an option for selective students

Devin Martin

November 9, 2015

n alternative high school was brought up to the board of education four to five years ago. However, with financial reasons, the BOE was never able to act upon the new proposal. However, the economics have changed and a skeleton plan for an alternative high school might be able to be enacted soon to be...

Political Blog: Will America continue to be a progressive nation?

Political Blog: Will America continue to be a progressive nation?

Devin Martin

November 5, 2015

t all started in 2008 when Barack Obama was elected the 44th President of the United States. There was change in the air as Obama became the first African-American to be elected into presidential office. The American people held onto hope as he was running for president, and now as Obama is ending hi...

Political Blog: SNL’s ‘Democratic Debate Cold Open’ Warms Hearts

Political Blog: SNL’s ‘Democratic Debate Cold Open’ Warms Hearts

Devin Martin

October 20, 2015

he National Anthem was being heard by five Democratic Presidential hopefuls on stage. They all sang along as their right hands were above their hearts. Then the real debate began. Two rivals said what they had to say in order to persuade American Voters to be on their side. However, the other three ca...

COW Meeting: Professional Development Gives Back to Teachers

COW Meeting: Professional Development Gives Back to Teachers

Devin Martin

October 2, 2015

any of the board members  on the District 158 Board of Education were in awe of a new proposal to help teachers improve how they can help their job performance. Professional Development allows the teacher to have a Data Coach to be able to look and see how many students have struggled, and are cu...

Devin Martin