Green and Gold

Repeal of Beverage Tax pleases many

Jeffrey Schultz, ‘20, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017

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On Friday, the sweetened beverage tax was repealed. This tax charged a penny-per-ounce of sugary drinks, but custom sweetened drinks mixed by a server were not taxed. Now that this is repealed, there will be some effects. One...

Soccer team heads to State Semifinals today

Colin Gallagher, ‘18, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2017

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The soccer team will compete against Solorio Academy High School in the State Semifinals today, hoping to advance to the finals on Saturday. The team defeated Freeport High School 2-1 on Tuesday during the Super Sectional match. The...

Heat wave impacts student learning

Jack Warner, '20, Staff Reporter

October 11, 2017

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Saint Patrick students dealt with some of the hottest temperatures in a while during the first month of school.  Students were sweating and having a hard time focusing. Teachers also had to change their lesson plans to be...

STEAM Lab opens

STEAM Lab opens

October 11, 2017

Sugar tax hits Saint Patrick

October 5, 2017

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Starting this year, the cafeteria began charging an extra $0.25 for sugary drinks because of the Cook County Beverage Tax. The tax adds one cent for every ounce. Toni Preckwinkle, Cook County President, wanted the tax because...

Freshman tells experience of ‘The Voice’ tryouts

Anthony Pasquale, '17, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2017

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Donald Trump, Snoop Dogg in Twitter feud

Alex Fierro, '17, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2017

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Donald Trump hit back at rapper Snoop Dogg, who pointed a gun at a clownish version of the president in his video, "Lavender", released two days earlier. "Can you imagine what the outcry would be if @SnoopDogg, failing career...

David Ross surprises fans on ‘DWTS’

Paul Garcia, '17, Staff Reporter

March 31, 2017

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Retired Cubs catcher David Ross didn't only show off his dance moves on "Saturday Night Live", but he is not staring on "Dancing with the Stars". Branden Ramirez, '17,  said, "Ross dancing in the show really makes the show...

3-D car race rescheduled for next Friday

Alton Thompson, '17, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2017

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Hoping to make this an annual event, students in the visual design class are hosting a 3-D race car challenge next week. After designing and printing their 3-D race car, students's cars will be judged on speed, distance a...

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