Brilliant is one word I would use to describe Stephen Hawking. A man of strength and determination who not only contributed greatly to the field of science but the world as a whole. One cannot doubt Hawking’s impact and legacy, for he was indeed the Albert Einstein of our time. Stephen Hawking died early in…Read More
Daniela G.| Mar 21, 2018
Coming in at third place at the conference meet last Thursday, the Maine West girls varsity track team worked hard to beat their past records. One year ago, the Maine West girls track team was proud of their sixth place ranking, but after hours of practice and dedication they totaled up their points to end…Read More
Matthew M.| Mar 21, 2018
Junior Sarah Magnoni led the Warriors girls soccer team to a 2-0 record after their 6-1 victory over Wheeling last Thursday. Magnoni was a key in the Wheeling game because she held the defense down and created opportunities for the Warriors moving down the field, in addition to scoring a goal of her own. According…Read More
Sara C.| Mar 21, 2018
A two game series on March 17 against Niles North put Maine West girls softball at the top as they defeated Niles North in both games. The girls started the season off at Niles North and took the first game by storm and shut out Niles North with a score of 7-0. In the second…Read More
Nicholas B.| Mar 21, 2018
Embracing their first amendment rights, protesters stood by the end of the road at Mountain View Adventure Center on Algonquin Road in Des Plaines on March 17. They protested against gay marriage holding up signs hoping to spread their message out. Shelli Sarg who works for the Des Plaines Park District and Mountain View Mines…Read More
Daniel F.| Mar 21, 2018
By Danny Fowler Taking sixth place in the CSL invite on March 16, the Maine West Boys Track team had top five finishers in multiple events. Although the boys track team finished in last place as a team, they try and look at these invites as any other type of meet. “(We prepare) the same…Read More
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