The Voice

Elementary schools are rewarded for jumping for a cause

Elementary schools are rewarded for jumping for a cause

Eric Weideman

May 22, 2015

onight the Board of Education took time to give out Teacher of the Month awards, and to honor teachers for their service, and commitment to education.  Among those honored were HHS teachers Michael Slattery and Carol Sikora, being recognized for 25 years in the district, and retirement respectively. During th...

Comic Book Corner: A dying art

Comic Book Corner: A dying art

Eric Weideman

May 21, 2015

he comics industry has been a fluctuating market for as long as it has existed.  Comics were originally made for children, and when their influence reached adults, and old comics became valuable, the industry was on a high and pumped out new stories quicker than fans could read them. Comics reached pe...

Deadpool

Deadpool

Eric Weideman

April 20, 2015

arvel has been making a lot of buzz in the movies lately. Fans have been speculating about the possibility of a Deadpool movie since he appeared in “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” and got their wish. It was announced earlier this year that fan favorite character Deadpool would be getting a movie. Before ...

Boys tennis pull out a win against rivals Dundee Crown

Boys tennis pull out a win against rivals Dundee Crown

Eric Weideman

April 15, 2015

onight the boys varsity tennis team went up against conference rival Dundee Crown, beating them 6-1 in a well fought meet. Huntley won two out of three of the singles matches.  Senior Brendan Hagn lost his match in five sets at 6-7, 7-6, 2-6, 10-12, and 7-5, in what would be the only win for Dundee Cr...

“Home” is a film that families will enjoy

“Home” is a film that families will enjoy

Eric Weideman

April 1, 2015

he theater hushed as dozens of children and their parents filed in to watch the new adventure comedy, “Home.”  They entered hoping to see a heartwarming tale, and they were treated to just that. On March 27, “Home” was released by Dreamworks, telling the story of a clumsy, but lovable al...

Superior Spider-Man

Superior Spider-Man

Eric Weideman

March 31, 2015

pider-Man has always been one of the most iconic Marvel characters, but in 2014 Spider-Man became one of the most controversial characters in the Marvel universe. In The Amazing Spider-Man #700, one of Spider-Man’s greatest villains, Doctor Octopus, took control of Spider-Man’s body and mind, an...

John Baylor Visits HHS

John Baylor Visits HHS

Eric Weideman

March 1, 2015

"The goal is to get into the best college at the lowest cost,” said ACT guru John Baylor. Baylor’s words echoed throughout the auditorium on Feb. 26, as Huntley’s students listened to him give one final lesson, less than a week before all of the juniors will take their ACT tests. Baylor’s...

Age of Ultron

Age of Ultron

Eric Weideman

February 24, 2015

hen The Avengers: Age of Ultron releases on May 1, 2015, fans will be lining up to see one of the most anticipated films of the year. However, like many other Marvel movies, Age of Ultron has heavy influences from the comics. It started back in 2011 when Marvel comics announced their spring event fo...

Digital comics vs Print comics

Digital comics vs Print comics

Eric Weideman

February 6, 2015

igital vs. Print is an age old argument for comic fans.  For some there is no choice; they have no store to go to, which is not surprising considering the amount of comic book stores that close every year.  People might think is really no difference, but there’s more than meets the eye. There’s ju...

HALO brings Huntley’s clubs together

HALO brings Huntley’s clubs together

Eric Weideman

January 28, 2015

here is a new program at Huntley High School, and it is called HALO. No not the video game, HALO stands for Huntley Activity Leadership Organization.  HALO is a way for representatives from all of Huntley High School's clubs to get together, and to help each other, as well as helping the community. "There ha...

“Canon Purge,” and New Star Wars Comics

“Canon Purge,” and New Star Wars Comics

Eric Weideman

December 12, 2014

f you follow Star Wars, or Marvel Comics for that matter, you have probably heard about the recent Star Wars "canon purge," where Lucasfilm announced in April that all Star Wars material other than the Star Wars films, and TV shows, would be erased from continuity. This means all Star Wars books, co...

Smashing Pumpkins album review: Monuments to an Elegy

Smashing Pumpkins album review: Monuments to an Elegy

Eric Weideman

December 10, 2014

he Smashing Pumpkins have released their new album, "Monuments to an Elegy.”  "Monuments to an Elegy" is Smashing Pumpkins' ninth album and in it, vocalist Billy Corgan and guitarist Jeff Schroeder team up with Mötley Crüe's Tommy Lee on drums.   "Monuments to an Elegy" is the band's first alb...

Eric Weideman