• Nandos PERi-PERi Brings Culture to Old Orchard Mall
    9:28 AM

    You’ve probably been to Old Orchard mall in Skokie many times with friends and family members. You may have tried food from every restaurant that the mall has to offer, but a few weeks ago, your variety of meal options grew a bit more. On Sunday, Nov. 13, Nandos PERi-PERi opened for the first time at the local mall. Its recent opening in

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  • Ouija: Origin Of Evil vs. The Blair Witch Project
    11:12 AM

    “Do you know what it feels like to be strangled to death? First, you feel the pressure in your throat. Your eyes water, and you start to taste something very, very sour in your mouth. Then it’s like someone lights a match right in the middle of your chest, and that fire grows. It fills

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  • “Almost, Maine” Made Me Want to Fall in Love
    8:29 AM

    Niles West’s most recent theater production this year, “Almost, Maine,” is a collection of stories of people who are all vying to either find, rectify, or complete the journey through the ups and downs of love. The scenes all differ in the stories of the people portrayed in them, from a husband and wife trying to find

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  • The Legend Behind Blair Witch
    2:06 PM

    The Blair Witch is a movie based on a known legend in the town of Burkittsville, Maryland. It follows the story of three friends and two locals, who take a trip into the Black Hills forest in Maryland. One of the characters, James (James Allen McCune) believes his sister’s disappearance many years ago had something

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  • Reign: “Gossip Girl” of the Medieval Era
    10:48 AM

    We all had those moments where we have just finished a show and feel empty inside, as if we have lost a piece ourselves. After we’ve finished our ‘favorite show,’ we enter the grieving stage and can not get over the amount of time and dedication we put into the show we watched. The emotional

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  • 10 Reasons Why I’m Excited for Grey’s Anatomy
    8:40 AM

    It’s that time of year again! In case you haven’t heard (how could you not?), the 13th season of Grey’s Anatomy is premiering this Thursday. I’ve been anxiously awaiting this episode since May 19, aka the day the last episode of season 12 aired. In honor of 13 great seasons, I’ve compiled a list of the

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  • Homecoming 2016 Vs. Magnificent Coloring Day
    11:37 AM

    Many students at Niles West have been, and may even still be, conflicted with where to be this Saturday, Sept. 24, since Homecoming 2016 will take place the same day as the concert Magnificent Coloring Day, held by Chicago rapper Chance the Rapper. It features many big-time artists such as Skrillex, Lil Uzi Vert, Young Thug, 2 Chainz, and Lil

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