The Voice

Living through language

Living through language

Holly Baldacci

February 3, 2012

Sophomore Esha Munshi wakes from a muddled dream. Words and memories swirl around her head, fragments just out of her reach. Munshi’s dream, however, differs from the average American teenager’s. She dreams in a mixture of four different languages. Munshi walks down the stairs, sleep linger...

Huntley speech team has strong showing in competitions

Huntley speech team has strong showing in competitions

Yazmin Dominguez

February 1, 2012

Huntley High School's Speech Team won their ninth consecutive championship at the Fox Valley Conference on Friday, Jan. 27. Both varsity and junior varsity competed with 10 first place finishers. Cary Grove High School came in second place behind Huntley qualifying with seven first place finishe...

Huntley wrestling team competes in Fox Valley Conference

Huntley wrestling team competes in Fox Valley Conference

Tamara Funke

January 29, 2012

Energy was running high as the Fox Valley Conference Wrestling Tournament went into the finals. Seven of Huntley’s wrestlers would be competing for either first, third, or fifth place. Going into the tournament, the team’s goal was to finish in the top five. The team's goal was to place in the to...

The girl who always sings

The girl who always sings

Yazmin Dominguez

January 27, 2012

  A "trance" that is what she calls it. A combination of dancing, singing, and daydreaming. She experiences it everyday, it is how she expresses herself. Alexis McFarlin is a senior at Huntley High School and for four years she has gone through the daily routine every student goes throug...

Update: Major fire destroys house in Gilberts

Update: Major fire destroys house in Gilberts

Michael Geheren

January 23, 2012

  A major fire broke out Monday evening on Huntley/Dundee road between Kreutzer and Galligan Rd. in Gilberts. Smoke was seen coming out of a white house on the southwest side of the property where fire crews were present. According to numerous neighbors and Google Maps the location may have been home to Huntley Equine and Small Animal Veterina...

Community Comes Together To Rally for Huntley Hospital

Community Comes Together To Rally for Huntley Hospital

Marek Makowski

December 2, 2011

The intersection of Algonquin and Haligus Road in Huntley was more bustling than usual on Friday, Dec. 12. The event was held outside of the Centegra Health Bridge Fitness Center in Huntley to rally for the new hospital Centegra has proposed.  The rally, held from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., featured n...

Construction Affects Businesses on Route 47

Construction Affects Businesses on Route 47

Holly Baldacci

October 13, 2011

Construction on Route 47 has been a problem for travelers, but many businesses along Route 47 have been negatively impacted by the roadway development . Papa G’s, which is a familiar sight along Route 47, is one such business. Many of their customers are Del Webb residents, and what ...

Varsity girls soccer team looks to seize last opportunity for state title

Tom Heagney

September 17, 2011

Emer Paz-ModyGirls varsity soccer has already kicked off the start of their season and is doing  very well having the first game of the season being a shutout by having the score 8-0. Red Raiders are 11-1-1 in the season as of April 28. According to ESPN Rise the Red Raiders are currently 14th in t...

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