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Chicago loses bid for 2016 Olympic games

October 16, 2009

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By Gabrielle Williams October 2 was an eventful day for Lane Tech because it was the 2009-2010 Pep Rally and Homecoming. But it was also an important day for Chicago as it was in the bid to be host city for the 2016 Olympic...

Commit to Courage Ceremony honors WWII veteran

October 16, 2009

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By Caitlyn Kolakowski Medal of Honor recipient, Colonel Walter Joseph Marm, Jr., was honored Thursday, Sept. 16, at Lane’s Commit to Courage ceremony in the auditorium. Marm is a retired colonel who served in the...

Upcoming play showcases problems of post-war family

October 16, 2009

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By Tempestt Daniel Lane’s fall play All My Sons will debut on Nov. 10, and run through Nov. 14. All My Sons portrays a family that struggles through lies, denial, death, and post-war trauma as they deal with the...

Drill Hall returned to JROTC after two years

October 16, 2009

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By Vanessa Landa After a wait of two years, the drill hall, located underneath Lane stadium, was finally returned to the JROTC this school year. According to Colonel Kochheiser, Dr. LoBosco gave JROTC a sufficient...

Hand sanitizer stations help Lane students stay flu-free

October 16, 2009

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By Melanie Johnson With swine flu still on the minds of so many as flu season approaches, Lane has taken extra precautions against the spread of the virus by installing 24 hand sanitizer stations around the school. ...

Auditorium elevator gives lift to handicapped students

October 16, 2009

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By Alejandra Jimenez Before an elevator was added to the auditorium, wheelchair-bound students found it difficult to enter and exit. Now this has changed, thanks to the elevator that was added this summer. Upon hearing...

Lane bathrooms get makeovers

October 16, 2009

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By Julie Dimas Several Lane bathrooms received makeovers during the summer and are now painted yellow and gold, have toilets with automatic flushing systems, are equipped with automatic air-blowing hand dryers, and are more...

Graduation in Lane Stadium seems unlikely

October 16, 2009

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By Karen Baena It’s early in the school year, but the class of 2010 wonders if they will be able to graduate in Lane Stadium, now that the stands’ renovations have ended. In 2007, the senior class was ready...

Despite new stands, underclassmen once again sit out Pep Rally

October 16, 2009

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By Karen Baena Green and yellow faces blur together. The crowd’s roar drowns out the music. On the field the annual dance off between Senior Class Committee and the Student Council takes place. Lane’s Spirit Week has...

Renovations make Memorial Garden wheelchair acessible

October 16, 2009

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By Caitlyn Kolakowski The Memorial Garden, a commemorative to war veterans, was recently renovated. It is now wheel-chair accessible and will be available for senior activities once again this year. The funding for...

ACT Waivers no longer offered to all students

October 16, 2009

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By Safiya Merchant A recent change in ACT policy calls for the cancellation of the voucher given to all Illinois public schools for the Oct. 24 ACT retake date. This means that if a senior wants to retake the test in October,...

New clubs added to Lane’s club scene

October 16, 2009

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By Sadeta Causevic Student walking around the lunchroom on Club Day quickly notice the wide variety of clubs they can join at Lane. This year there are even more with the addition of Disco Club, Baking Club, Comedy Club,...

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