Tiger Tales

Becoming a U.S. Citizen

Daniela Jimenez, Assistant Editor

October 25, 2019

There are various ways an immigrant or refugee can become a US citizen. The process of becoming a citizen tends to vary in length. For some, the process may take less than ten years, but for others, it could take over twenty years. The...

New Law Prevents Smoking in Cars with Minors

Madison Horvat, News Editor

October 25, 2019

Recently, a new law has been passed for 2019 that prohibits adults from smoking in cars with minors. The penalty for doing so is a first time $100 fine, and a second time fine of $250. This new rule was signed into law on August...

Do the students at Joliet West use their lockers?

Danielle Durak, Copy Editor

February 25, 2019

With the overflow of students at Joliet West equating to over 3,300 students, the hallways end up being very crowded. As a result, students have a hard time being able to get to class and travel through the hallways during pass...

Joliet West has new pre-calc teacher on the block

Kelly Rappaport, Copy editor

February 22, 2019

At the heart of West, Mrs. Wendy Venegas teaches precalculus in a small classroom in the B building. With two sons having graduated from here and a daughter still attending, Venegas wanted to give back to the community and th...

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