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Superintendent discusses new upgrades

Elissa Chudwin, Entertainment Editor

October 22, 2010

Filed under Uncategorized

Joliet Township has seen many changes over the past few years; therefore, it is no surprise that recent upgrades have been taking place at both campuses. West students have been eagerly checking out the various projects going...

Saturday Football Games

Marquel Washington, staff writer

October 20, 2010

Filed under Sports

Friday night lights, that’s the saying when you think of football, yet that isn’t the case for Joliet West. Instead of being on a Friday night, football games are on Saturday mornings. This basically defeats the purpose of...

West ‘Steels’ the Win

Dave Talarico, Sports Editor

October 20, 2010

Filed under Sports

The long awaited Joliet West v. Joliet Central rivalry game took place Saturday October 2 and did not disappoint. The game lived up to everything that the students and the coaches thought that it was going to be. Throughout the...

Another Loss for the Class of 2011

Jessica Nunez, Editor-in-Chief

October 20, 2010

Filed under Sports

After six rigorous practices, the juniors and seniors took the field in Joliet West’s last Powder Puff game on grass. The class of 2011 was ready for their senior victory after last year’s lose but faced a challenge with a...

Band Feature: Capehart

Anna Simek, staff writer

October 20, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Omaha/Chicago-based band Capehart is a slamming guitar powered chariot driven by melodious vocals and harmonies. Their newest album, “So the Story Goes” was made with intent on filling the hole between teeny-boppers and cultivated...

The Crazy Things We Do for Love

Michelle Lega, Copy Editor

October 20, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

When the word “opera” is mentioned, most students will groan and think of fat women in Viking hats. However, the choir department’s annual Opera Scenes was a spectacular hit easily dispelling any misapprehensions about opera....

“A Chemical Imbalance”: A Look inside the 2010 Fall Play

Krista Mehrl, Views Editor

October 20, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

If you’ve ever walked the notorious “band hallway” where all the nerdy and artsy band, choir, and play kids hang out, then you’ve heard about the good reputation that Joliet West’s plays and musicals have earned. Not...

Say Goodbye, Free pie

Lisandra Bernadet, staff writer

October 20, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Free Pie Wednesday has been the craze for the past year. It seems like every person who attends Joliet West is there every Wednesday night. Teens flock to Baker’s Square for the delicious pie that’s free with a purchase of...

Facebook Frenzy hits the Silver Screen

Denise Cahue, Copy Editor

October 20, 2010

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The anticipated film about the 500 million member social network worth approximately twenty-five billion dollars is more than just the story behind Facebook and how it came to be. The Social Network illustrates a deeper story ab...

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