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Spreading Warmth and Love for the Winter

Lindsay Carlin, Brief Writer

November 28, 2017

Filed under Briefs, Features, News

Resting against the black pillar in the lobby, facing away from the front doors, is an off-white rectangular box. A sign, which reads “Maddy’s Mittens for Love” in a gray font with a pair of mittens connected by a heart...

History or Conspiracy?

Cameron Miller, Managing Editor

November 21, 2017

Filed under Features

While members of the “Weekly” staff spent the days of November 17 and 18 attending the JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Conference in Dallas, Texas, the early afternoon of the 19th was spent learning more about t...

One Chicago Square

Zoey Blickstein, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under Features

On October 11, an application to the city was published by JDL Development to build two skyscrapers in the River North area, just over two miles from Parker. The taller of the two could be the sixth tallest building in Chicago, ...

Change In to the Middle School

Wilson Cedillo, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under Features

As the class of 2025 moves through their final year before entering intermediate and middle school, students and faculty members alike are looking to the coming transition with a heightened level of uncertainty. Beginning th...

Old Issue, New Conversation

Jack Maling, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under Features

As November and December roll around, and the weather gets colder, students begin to celebrate, often dressing up in the spirit of the holiday season. With costumes and celebrations surrounding certain cultures comes the issue...

Senior Lola Belaval

Senior Lola Belaval

November 21, 2017

Tuning Up Sci-Fi Classics

Tuning Up Sci-Fi Classics

November 21, 2017

Coming Back Together

Coming Back Together

November 21, 2017

Showing Thanks

Ava Sato, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under Features

How do you feel when someone says, “Thank you”?  Simple acts of gratitude can be all that’s needed to make somebody's day. For the second year in a row, Parker’s Development Office has made sure to thank as many donors as p...

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