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  • What You Need to Know about the NBA All-Star Game
    1:09 PM

    The NBA All-Star Weekend is right around the corner and people nationwide are excited for all the events. If you aren’t familiar with basketball or these special games, the NWN is going to break it down for you. The All-Star Celebrity game on Friday Feb. 17, the skills challenge, three point contest, and dunk contest

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  • A Must-Try: Fat Boys Jerk and Soul Food
    11:01 AM

    Fat Boys Jerk and Soul Food really knows how to serve it. As I walked into the restaurant, I was instantly overcome with the smell and chatter of hungry customers waiting for their food. It might seem annoying to wait in line in such a small restaurant, but the food is definitely worth the long wait

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  • Hungry Like The Wolf: Chinese Edition
    12:48 PM

    Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of seven episodes about International Foods to go along with NWN’s International Week coverage of several clubs.  Kung Pao Chicken, a traditional Chinese dish, is often found in many restaurants. This spicy stir-fry dish, made with chicken, peanuts, vegetables, and chili peppers, is a great way

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  • International Week: Chinese Club
    12:45 PM

    Editor’s Note: This is the second in a series of nine international week stories about Ethnic Clubs to highlight the diversity of Niles West. Starting rehearsals all the way back in September, Chinese Club has been working to perfect their colorful, authentic dance for their performance at Niles West’s International Night on Friday, Feb. 24. Along with their traditional fan dance,

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  • Perfect For A Snack, Not A Meal: Wow Bao
    9:33 AM

    On the corner of Clark and Diversey, it’s hard to miss the bright red, quaint nook of Wow Bao, a delightful bistro blend of Asian cuisines. Upon entering, there is a rush of fragrance that immediately enters your body, filling you with a contrasting warmth compared the cold weather outside. With the menu posted on a

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  • Science Olympiad Invitational Held at Niles West
    9:09 AM

    Niles West hosted a Science Olympiad invitational on Saturday, Feb. 11. Unlike a science fair, where students create experiments and displays about them, students involved in Science Olympiad choose several events to research and take part in from several chosen by the state organization. At the event, they are responsible for being experts in their

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  • Hungry Like The Wolf: Greek Edition
    9:41 AM

    Editor’s Note: This is the first in a series of seven episodes about International Foods to go along with NWN’s International Week coverage of several clubs.  Spanakopita, also known as spinach pie, is a traditional Greek pie often served as a savory treat rather than being sweet. This recipe, which consists of a few simple ingredients,

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