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Mustang Morning Cafe

Kathy Abdul, Editor

January 24, 2019

Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase, Uncategorized

Deliciousness will fill the air again as the Mustang Morning Cafe opens their doors from 7:15 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. on January 25th. This will be the second time the culinary students have put together a sweet treat for the Morton...

Special Education Students Assisting the Cafeteria

Christian Kuttkuhn, Editor

January 11, 2019

Filed under Community, Uncategorized

Special education students have been cleaning up and assisting in the cafeteria all year long and for more than eight years. The Morton West website declares: "The educational future of all students hinges on helping students and ...

Where To Next Seniors?

January 7, 2019

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As the first semester of the 2018-2019 is ending, Morton West seniors are beginning to take a look into their futures.  Several seniors, Anthony Radogno, Darius Little, and Deuntae Coleman share their future plans for life aft...

Hispanic Heritage Reading Challenge: Fill your heart with Latino culture!

January 7, 2019

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September's Hispanic Heritage Month gave Morton West a great opportunity to celebrate and honor the culture and contributions of Hispanics not only to our country, but to humanity as well. For the very first time, the Morto...

New and Improved Gym

Anthony Radogno, Reporter

November 13, 2018

Filed under Community, Showcase, Uncategorized

Morton West has made improvements to their stadium gym that will allow students to get an even better workout. Construction for this new gym began in early June of 2018, with an estimated total cost of $100,000. From the wo...

Old Souls?

Stephanie Galvez

October 19, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle & Culture, Opinion, Uncategorized

Do you consider yourself an old soul? Do you still jam out to bands from the 90s, 80s or even older?? If you answered yes to any of these questions then you’re definitely in for a treat! The Sterling wanted to take a jum...

New 2018-2019 Schedule!

Margret Wong, Reporter

March 27, 2018

Filed under Community, Features, Uncategorized

Changes are coming to Morton High Schools! District 201 is implementing a new bell schedule in the 2018-2019 school year. One of the biggest changes will be that first period starts at 8:45 a.m. rather then 8:00 a.m.. District...

2018 Winter Olympics

Adrian De Santiago, Reporter

March 16, 2018

Filed under Features, Sports, Uncategorized

The 2018 Winter Olympics happened in Pyeongchang, South Korea as the 94th Olympic torch was lit.  The last Winter Olympics held on February 7-23, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. There were plenty of changes made in this year's Winter...

Kathryn Grosse – Morton West Senior

Kiana Ventura, Editor

November 13, 2017

Filed under Community, Uncategorized

Q: Are you going to college?  A: Eventually. Q: Are you going right after high school? A: I'm not going right after high school. I'm going to take a break. Q: Do you have any idea what college you want to go to?...

The Foreign Exchange Student

Jaleicia Staples

November 13, 2017

Filed under Community, Features, Uncategorized

How well do you know Morton West? Did you know we have an abundance of foreign exchange students here at West? Have you noticed them?  Have you notice but were too afraid to ask them about themselves? Meeting new people is fun...

Snapchat Vs. Instagram

Jocelyn Cambron, Reporter

November 13, 2017

Filed under Community, Lifestyle & Culture, Uncategorized

Snapchat and Instagram are two apps that serve very similar purposes. They both share and distribute images and videos yet can be different in so many ways. Each app has their own strengths, weakness, and best uses.  Two Morton...

Morton West 2017 Hollywood Homecoming Court

October 24, 2017

Filed under Clubs & Activities, Uncategorized

Morton West's 2017's  Homecoming theme was HOLLYWOOD! The homecoming court finalists were, for the Freshmen court, Princesses Renata Trejo, Vanessa Arlowski, and Alyna Alvarez and for Princes we had Jorge Cruz, Cristian Bonilla,...

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