The downward trend in teenage cigarette smoking

Ayyan Chaudry, Staff Writer

March 28, 2016

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“Adolescence is a critical time for brain development. Nicotine exposure at a young age may cause lasting harm to brain development, promote addiction, and lead to sustained tobacco use.” - Tom Frieden, CDC Director According to a National Youth Risk...

Sharing is not always caring (when it comes to germs)

Jillian Esposito @jillian_36, Staff Writer

March 28, 2016

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It’s winter, and everyone’s getting sick. However, I’m sure you don’t want to be one of the targets of the flu. Us teens tend to spread germs very easily with all of the things we share, including food, drinks, chapstick,...

Abracadabra! The Amazing Hedderman is no illusion

Sophia Bounatsos @SophiaBounatsos, Staff Writer

December 23, 2015

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Carl Sandburg High School has 3,758 students in attendance, meaning there are some very talented people who attend this school. Brooke Hedderman, a Sandburg senior, is one of these very special people. As an extremely talented...

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