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EG weight room equipment, space evolves over time

Natalia Habas, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2020

Students, teachers, classes and sports teams all use the weight room and its related facilities. The weight room is one of the most used spaces in the building, with physical education classes alone accounting for hundreds o...

In-Depth: Students remain conflicted toward new off-campus lunch procedures

Julian Koonce, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2019

With a new lunch policy in effect as of Tuesday, Jan. 22, the second semester of the 2018-2019 school year was off to an uncertain start. Students on social media erupted with negative posts and debates about the lunch policy ...

In-Depth: Staff sees new lunch policy as new opportunity for student growth

Natalia Habas, Sectional Editor

February 8, 2019

The bell rings throughout the halls of Elk Grove High School, and students pile near Door 29 to finally head out for their only break throughout the day: lunch. As they attempt to head out through the doors for off-campus lunch,...

In Depth: How EGHS officials are combatting the vaping problem

Stephanie Hultgren-Tagliere, Sectional Editor

November 16, 2018

In October, a Township High School District 214-sponsored meeting held at John Hersey High School revolved around the use of vaping and e-cigarette use. Those in attendance: 200 parents. “Just by that [number] alone you can ...

Mass tragedies used as platforms for personal agendas

Tiffany Kajiwara, Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2017

The day after the Las Vegas shooting, Late Night Talk Show hosts Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers did not hesitate before discussing the tragedy. They addressed the hard facts of the matter and expressed sympathy for the families ...

Negative media portrays stereotypes

Natalia Habas and Liam McCarthy

November 3, 2017

It is no question that news sources are bound to talk about things that would draw in the viewers in social media rather than things that have actually happened. Now, as a journalist for the school paper, the fourth wall is broke...

Vegas shooting shakes country

Liam Saluski and Sydney Marquis

November 3, 2017

On October 1 at the Route 91 music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada, a gunman opened fire on a crowd of people attending the concert. He killed 58 people and injured 500 more. Many people are still seriously injured. Others are st...

Online streaming competes with cable

Adrian Santoyo, Staff Reporter

March 10, 2017

When it comes to TV entertainment, a majority of people get it from cable TV, which has been the norm for a couple of years. With the recent rise of streaming services however, more people are starting to choose str...

Emergence of Memes

Danny Kummer, Sectional Editor

March 10, 2017

As the internet grows and what everyone consumes becomes drastically more different with it, the emergence of memes that get old after a week seem to be more and more common. Obviously, some last longer than others, bu...

Digitally re-created actors controversial

Nic Baggetto, Editor-in-Chief

March 10, 2017

The technology behind filmmaking has evolved beyond the point of return for better or for worse. In fact, directing legends Martin Scorsese and Ridley Scott have even been quoted as saying “the movies are dead,” solid...

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