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Dick’s Sporting Goods: April 2018

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Sports

There are numerous things I will miss about OPRF, but the Huskie sports are among those parts of high school I will miss the most. The Friday night football games are truly a special environment and have provided some great...

Dick’s Sporting Goods: March 2018

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Kids are staring at their Chromebooks in the hallway, exclaiming simultaneously every few seconds. It can only mean one thing: March Madness is here. Nobody can deny the excitement of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament....

Dick’s Sporting Goods: February 2018

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Sports

After 18 days of exhilarating competition, the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea came to a close last weekend. During the Opening Ceremonies, the power of the Olympics was on full display, as Olympians from North...

Dick’s Sporting Goods: December 2017

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

  2017 was a wild year in sports. It included Clemson’s last-second touchdown to win the college football championship game, perhaps the greatest comeback ever in the Super Bowl, the revival of the Roger Federer-Rafael Nad...

Natalie’s News: New Year, New Me

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Every Jan. 1, my mom forces my family to write down our New Year Resolutions. Whether it’s as small as eating healthier or as big as getting into college, she tries to make all of us think of ways to better ourselves. This...

Natalie’s News: White Fragility, Handle with Care

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Race is often at the forefront of Oak Park’s collective consciousness. And for the most part, we don’t shy away from the issue. Our community consistently tries to have the difficult, uncomfortable conversations about race...

Natalie’s News: Sexual Assault Brought to Light

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Is 2017 ever going to end? Every month, new scandals or disasters have rocked the world. For the past month, a barrage of sexual assault, abuse, and misconduct allegations have consumed the press. Since early October, when...

Dick’s Sporting Goods: November 2017

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

It has been difficult to ignore the impact Lavar Ball has had on basketball and sports in general since Lonzo Ball, his oldest son, rose to fame for the UCLA Bruins last year. Lonzo now plays for the Los Angeles Lakers, middle...

Dick’s Sporting Goods: October 2017

Addison Dick, Sports Editor

October 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Watching the Chicago Cubs’ playoff games this month, I found myself forming superstitions lasting from the first playoff game until the Los Angeles Dodgers eliminated them (there’s always last year, right?). My superstitions...

Natalie’s News: Family First

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

October 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion

On a recent Saturday night, I was at a Blackhawks preseason game with fellow senior Mireya Garcia. After pretending I knew what was going on in the game, I was scrolling through my Instagram feed when I came across a picture that...

Natalie’s News: Friends Make the World Go ‘Round

Natalie Guarino, Managing Editor

September 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As September comes to a close, I invite you to look back on your high school career. Maybe it’s less than a month long, and you still don’t know where your counselor’s office is. Maybe you’re counting down the days...

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