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From defeat to hope for the future

From defeat to hope for the future

Meghan Baehl, Sports writer

November 17, 2019

With October 25th’s game being the last of the regular football season, the varsity Raiders (6-3) had no trouble vanquishing West Chicago (1-8). Having had a fairly successful season under their belt, the Raiders were ready to take on St. Rita’s of Chicago (6-3).  Similarly, both teams started off the season...

Ed Posh Scholarship

Ed Posh Scholarship

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

November 15, 2019

Attention Seniors! The local Ed Posh Scholarship has opened its application for this school year. The scholarship is awarded to four students who hold connections to the Village Links, living in Glen Ellyn or attending school in Glen Ellyn. The awarded students will receive $4,000 per year, $16,000 over f...

Facebook Vs Congress

Facebook Vs Congress

Fatima Imam, News Writer

November 14, 2019

  Ever since it was first created, Facebook has grown to be an extensive platform for socializing, communicating and advertising. However, there have been few regulations present to limit anyone from invading others' privacy or advertising illegitimate ideas. This is why when complaints that inform...

Raider rush endzone party

Raider rush endzone party

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

September 6, 2019

On Friday, September 13th, Link Crew will be hosting the Raider Rush Endzone Party. The event will be freshmen only and will take place right after school in the field house. The event is a time for freshmen to make new friends, meet upperclassmen, and have fun. Students will need their ids to check into the ...

Senior Success 2019

Senior Success 2019

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

August 25, 2019

During the week of August 26th through August 30th, Seniors will participate in Senior Success Week. This week, the first half of lunches will feature a multitude of information about college. Students will learn about college careers, the application process, FAFSA, and much more. There will also be i...

Back to school 2019

Back to school 2019

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

May 29, 2019

The schedule below shows the orientations and first day back schedule for the 2019-2020 school year.

SAT/PSAT 2019

SAT/PSAT 2019

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

April 8, 2019

Above is the PSAT/SAT scheduled and here are some last minute study tips. Remember to bring #2 pencils, a calculator, and a school ID. During the test, remain calm and remember to answer all questions, there is no penalizing for guessing....

Bernie Sanders 2020

Bernie Sanders 2020

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

March 13, 2019

    As 2019 begins, the 2020 Presidential candidates have emerged.  Senator Bernie Sanders has officially become a candidate, announcing his campaign on a Vermont radio interview.     Previously, Sanders ran in the 2016 election, but lost the Democratic vote to Hillary Clinton. Sander...

Government shutdown

Government shutdown

Gabby Reese, News Writer

February 3, 2019

With the government shut down and President Trump blaming the Democrats for not paying for the wall, some unseen effects have risen. The TSA has claimed that airports will now be uncharted territory, with thousands of employees calling out of work at day 31 of the government shutdown. The TSA ...

Thanksgiving Schedule

Thanksgiving Schedule

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

November 17, 2018

Turkey day is almost here! School will begin with a normal schedule on Monday the 19th along with the PLC schedule. Tuesday, the 20th, will follow the regular schedule. There will be no school on the 21st through the 23rd, Wednesday through a Friday. School will resume on November 26th. ...

Lake Geneva ice castles

Lake Geneva ice castles

Will Coleman, News Writer

November 5, 2018

This winter, Lake Geneva will be hosting a winter spectacle for all to see. The lake will be transformed into a frozen fairytale land featuring stunning ice castles. The castles will be made entirely by hand, created by arranging 10,000 icicles to provide structure before spraying them with water. Over ...

Parent-teacher conference schedule

Parent-teacher conference schedule

Olivia Bachar, News Editor

October 21, 2018

Actual conferences will take place in the evening, 4-8pm on Wednesday and 2-6pm on Thursday....

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