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Mr. Tenopir’s five pieces of advice for students returning to school

It's time for school again, and many of Fremd students are coming back ready for the year of learning and memories ahead of them. However, some may be wondering how to make the best out of this school year. Principal Kurt...  Read More »

August 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Instagram updates its news feed algorithm

Jenny Li, Staff Writer

Instead of displaying posts in chronological order, Instagram has added an update to make news feeds interest-based as of March 16. Though this may not seem like a big change to some, this update has led over 250,000 I...  Read More »

April 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Several earthquakes hit Japan, results in 40 fatalities and 1000 injured

Ann Rajan, Staff Writer

The Japanese cities of Ueki, Uto, and Kumamato suffered through several earthquakes between April 14 and 16, resulting in at least 40 deaths and 1000 injured. The major earthquakes of magnitude 6.2, 6.0, and 7.0 have forced...  Read More »

April 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Fremd changes 2016 prom date

Hannah Lin, Staff Writer

In a change from previous years, the 2016 prom date is now on May 7, due to calendar changes and conflicts that caused the date to be shifted. English teacher Kristy Loughin-Vance explains the reasons behind the shift to ...  Read More »

April 20, 2016 • 1 comment

Suicide bomber goes off on Easter Sunday in Lahore

Prayag Bhakar, Tech Editor

A suicide bomber killed 74 people near a park in Lahore, Pakistan on Easter Sunday and left 362 others severely injured. Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a splinter group of the Taliban, later claimed responsibility for the attack and stated that it was s...  Read More »

April 6, 2016 • 0 comments

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A&E

Preparing for summer’s upcoming blockbuster movies

Preparing for summer’s upcoming blockbuster movies

Andrew Hwang and Ethan Wong

Finding Dory Everybody knows the foolish, clumsy fish named Dory from the beloved movie “Finding Nemo.” Walt Disney Pictures will release the sequel, “Finding Dory,” on June 17, and it is one of this year’s mos...  Read More »

Apr 20 • 0 comments

Looking back at the success of ‘Fargo’

Looking back at the success of ‘Fargo’

Nick Mayer, Staff Writer

'Twenty years ago, the Coen Brothers redefined the crime genre with the successful release “Fargo.” “Fargo” tells the story of two henchmen tasked with kidnapping the wife of ailing car salesman Jerry Lundegaard,...  Read More »

Apr 6 • 0 comments

6 great smaller acts to check out at Lollapalooza and Pitchfork Music Festival

6 great smaller acts to check out at Lollapalooza and Pitchfork Music Festival

Ethan Wong, A&E Editor

Chicago’s two biggest music festivals, Lollapalooza and Pitchfork Music Festival, have released their lineups for this summer and both are filled with big name artists that are sure to draw large crowds.  Many who are...  Read More »

Apr 6 • 0 comments

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The student news site of William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois
The student news site of William Fremd High School in Palatine, Illinois