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Western Springs hosts 5G town hall meeting, residents voice concerns

Quinn Riordan, reporter and photographer

February 27, 2020

The Village of Western Springs held a town hall meeting in the LT SC Corral on Feb. 13, to discuss residents’ concerns over the implementation of 5G technology. The Corral was packed for two hours with residents, village board members, public officials and representatives. The attendees expressed their...

Little Women Review

Quinn Riordan, reporter and photographer

February 27, 2020

“Little Women” does the little things right Louisa May Alcott’s novel “Little Women” has been taught and read by thousands of people, its lovable characters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, left a lasting impression on generations and created high anticipation for Greta Gertwig’s adaptation. “Li...

Little Women Review

Tommy Layden, Sports Co-Editor

February 27, 2020

‘Little Women’ is for the boys I walked into “Little Women” with a group of my cousins. Right away all of the boys and I were on the same page, “this movie looks like trash,” “this sucks,” and “why aren’t we at the new ‘Star Wars’ movie.” However, after struggling throu...

Sports Update: Week 9

Lizzie Patel, reporter

February 26, 2020

February 26-March 4 Boys Basketball: Beat RB on Saturday, WSC Crossover Away on Tuesday won/ Blackout this Friday vs Prospect in Fieldhouse at 7:30, Regionals March 4 vs Proviso East at 7:00 at Argo Boys Wrestling: Griffin King and Jimmy Ruston competed at State last weekend, They both finished...

Tryfecta Nugget Review

Tryfecta Nugget Review

Tommy Layden, Quinn Riordan, and Lizzie Patel

February 24, 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=4eC6lYgNs4U&feature=emb_title Restaurants reviewed in order of favorite to least favorite: Popeye's Chick-fil-a Wendy's McDonald's White Castle Burger King

5 different culture restaurants (Buzzfeed Quiz)

5 different culture restaurants (Buzzfeed Quiz)

Kate Ferrell, Assistant Web Editor

February 21, 2020

Love traveling or food? Take our Buzzfeed quiz! Cida Thai Located South of LaGrange road, Cida Thai is a great place if you are craving some quick but delicious Thai food. Open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, you can not only enjoy Thai noodle bow...

LT teachers chosen to conduct at state

Brianna Fonseca, reporter

February 20, 2020

Each year, students from across Illinois audition to participate in the ILMEA All State District festival. This year, band teacher Mark Dahl was chosen to be a guest conductor for the jazz ensemble. Choir director John Musick was chosen to conduct next year for Jazz Choir at the three-day All-State Co...

Weekly Sports Update Week 8

Lizzie Patel, reporter

February 19, 2020

February 12-26 Boys Basketball: Play RB at Home Saturday at 5, WSC Crossover Away on Tuesday Boys Wrestling: At regionals on February 8th: Jack Villarreal got 2nd in his weight class, Jimmy Ruston got 1st in his weight class, Paul Cozzi got 3rd in his weight class, Will Bettiga got 2nd in his weigh...

Linda‌ ‌Thomas‌ ‌obituary‌

Para education, Linda Thomas (LT photos).

Kate Ferrell, Assistant Web Editor

February 18, 2020

At 69 years old, Linda Thomas, para educator and member of the alternative school program, died on Dec. 7, 2019. With both of her kids graduating from LT, as well as being president of the paraprofessional leader organization for two years and a supervisor for the LT corral, Thomas was a valued member of...

Things to do this weekend (Buzzfeed quiz)

Things to do this weekend (Buzzfeed quiz)

Nicole Klein, website editor

February 14, 2020

Museums- The Field Museum is free every day in February. The Adler Planetarium, Chicago History Museum and Shedd Aquarium are free on Mondays.  Zoos- The Lincoln Park Zoo is always free and the Brookfield zoo is free to all every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday throughout February.  Ice ...

Relive All-school Assembly 2020

Relive All-school Assembly 2020

Isabella Sorice, Social Media/ Photography Editor

February 12, 2020

Relive some of the best moments from the 2020 All-school through this photo gallery compiled by LION. Enjoy!

Weekly Sports Update: Week 6

Lizzie Patel, reporter

February 6, 2020

Boys Basketball: Beat GBW on Saturday Jan. 25 57-55, lost to York by 10 last Friday/ Away at OPRF this Friday and Away at Argo on Tuesday Feb. 11 both at 7:00 p.m.  Boys Wrestling: Beat GBW on Friday Jan. 24 to win conference, Beat Jacobs and Naperville North and lost to St. Charles East at DGN M...

Buzzfeed Quiz: What snack should you eat based on what you’re studying for

Buzzfeed Quiz: What snack should you eat based on what you're studying for

February 6, 2020

Copy and paste the link below to take LION newspaper's first Buzzfeed quiz! https://www.buzzfeed.com/nicole012402/what-snack-should-you-eat-based-on-what-youre-stu-cw5wefe8c4

The Meanings and Perceptions of Beauty

The Meanings and Perceptions of Beauty

Nina Shearrill and Kaitlyn Joyner

February 3, 2020

Enjoy staffers Nina Shearrill and Kaitlyn Joyner interview other LT students about the meaning of "beauty" and what it looks like to them. The answers may surprise you.

Sports Update: Week 5

Tommy Layden, Sports Co-Editor

January 31, 2020

Boys Basketball: Beat Glenbard West  57-54 last Saturday/Game versus York this Friday at 7:30 @NC fieldhouse Boys Wrestling: Won meet vs GBW last Friday/  Last Saturday St Charles lost 31-37, beat Rockford East, beat Jacobs 48-24/ Meet this Friday versus Naperville North at 7 @The Vaughn  Boys Sw...

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