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    Marty Moylan’s Win

    During the midterm elections on Nov. 6, Marty Moylan (D) surpassed Marilyn Smolenski (R) by more than ten percent to secure a spot as state representative for the 55th district, which includes Des Plaines. His progressive stance on gun control and family values helped to propel him to the win. All over Des Plaines, locals…

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    On the 11th day at the 11th hour…

    Sempre Fi. Army Strong. The few, the strong. Born ready. No matter what branch, Armistice day — more commonly known as Veterans day — is a day dedicated to honoring those brave enough to serve for our country. Veterans day was established after the signing of the armistice between the Allies and Germany, although it…

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    Business As Usual

    Members of DECA were provided with the opportunity to enhance their skills on Friday, Oct. 26 at the Donald E Stephens Convention Center. Around 15 students decided to attend the optional field trip as a way to prepare and learn about role plays, which they will later have to execute at regionals on Jan. 25….

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    V-Show 2018

    Maine West’s annual Variety Show (V-Show) kicked off yesterday with two more performances to go: one on Nov 2 and another on Nov 3, both starting at 7 P.M. This year’s V-Show theme is Reality TV Show. The MCs are doing their very own rendition of the Bachelor that is between acts shown throughout the…

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    Science Day 2018

    The first Saturday of November saw Maine West’s annual science fair. Over 200 middle and elementary school students came to participate in different science activities. These had a range of topics including chain reactions, DNA, messy home experiments and chemistry demonstrations. Senior Vincent Parcelli was in charge of an egg drop station. Kids were encourgared…

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    Wake up, Warriors! Why We Need Announcements

    The 2018-2019 school year is definitely a year of great change and, naturally, with great change comes great discontent among those who are affected. Believe me, I am just as frustrated about many of the changes that have happened at West as the next person, so we all need to step up and voice our…

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