Tiger Tales

A different kind of Christmas

Lilia Chavero, Editor-in-Chief

January 9, 2014

Christmas is one of the most exciting holidays. Gathering with your family to enjoy the birth of baby Jesus ideal to cherish this time of year. Joliet West students and staff celebrate their Christmas in a unique way. Their r...

50,000 words

Jenny Glasscock, Feature Editor

January 9, 2014

National Novel Writing Month Writing, abbreviated as NaNoWriMo, is a month long writing challenge that thousands of people all across the globe participate in annually during the month of November. The goal is to write a 50,0...

What your dreams say about you

Rachel Buechel and Mike Maticka, News Editor and Entertainment Editor

January 9, 2014

We have all had those nights where we lie awake in bed shaken by the dreams that we just had. All sorts of questions may be flying through our heads, but we may never know the exact reason that we had that dream. Whether we w...

A delayed hit

Mike Maticka, Entertainment Editor

January 9, 2014

Released earlier this year on September 3rd, Bastille's "Bad Blood" was met with underwhelming reviews. As the album had been released a few months earlier in Europe, American radio stations swept this album under the rug and di...

The 6 worst movie sequels ever made

Jenny Glasscock, Features Editor

January 9, 2014

It seems like the best movies always get the worst sequels. When blockbuster hits are made, people try to earn a few extra bucks by making a cheap sequel based off the successful movie. Often these movies are train wrecks in comparison...

Sequels that should be made

Mike Maticka, Entertainment Editor

January 9, 2014

Everyone knows that one movie that came out 12 years ago that just does not seem complete, right? Whether it may be a Disney Pixar film or a dramatic nonfiction story that in no way could possibly have a sequel, we all have that...

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