JV Lacrosse teams have winning records

Kat Pauli, Viewpoint Editor

May 30, 2012

Filed under Sports

The girls’ team had a 12-1 regular season record and 19-4 including tournament games. They placed fourth in the Oak Park River Forest tournament and placed third in the Wildcat Classic tournament.             ... Read more »

LZHS Honors Anatomy students go on cadaver lab field trip

emily hack, bear facts viewpoint writer

May 29, 2012

Filed under News

Students from Honors Anatomy visited the cadaver lab in the University of Chicago, to sum up the semester. On May 11, the students traveled to Chicago to visit the lab as a final summary of their year in Honors Anatomy. The... Read more »

Juniors display school spirit during last week of school

kevin logan, bear facts news editor

May 29, 2012

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 Juniors showed school spirit by dressing up for theme days during the last week of school. To finish up the last week before finals, the juniors wanted to show school spirit and plan for next year’s Student Section by... Read more »

Cut-throat nature of sports

adam griffith, bear facts sports writer

May 24, 2012

Filed under Viewpoint

The world of sports is filled with arguments. We fight over our favorite teams, debate officiating, and criticize our opponents. Disputes are drawn over drug testing policies, contract wages and coaching decisions and. Whether... Read more »

The All-American Rejects experiment with different sounds

valentina witkowski, bear facts entertainment writer

May 24, 2012

Filed under Entertainment

The All-American Rejects (AAR) have certainly done it all. From slow songs to pop music, the band has not rejected any new beats to kick it up a notch. Their new album, Kids in the Street, is another mish-mosh experimentation... Read more »

Couture Cupcake sweetens community

krystyna keena, bear facts contributor

May 22, 2012

Filed under News

  Sweet treats and gourmet pastries became more accessible than ever on April 13 when the Couture Cupcake Café and Gelato Bar opened for business.   The... Read more »

Teens’ financial confidence decreases

josh back, bear facts news writer

May 22, 2012

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New survey results show teens’ financial confidence is dramatically falling from that of the previous years. Fifty-six percent of teenagers ages 14 to 18 believe they will be as financially secure or more secure than their... Read more »

What it takes to be an American Idol

nicole syverson, bear facts entertainment writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Entertainment

       More than 100,000 people leave work or skip a day of school to get a chance to receive a golden ticket. No, not a golden ticket form Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory, but a ticket that would allow them a shot to... Read more »

Stop sniffling this spring

Genevieve Danial, bear facts features writer

May 22, 2012

Filed under Features

  Sniffing, sneezing, itching. It is that time of year again. About 40 million people suffer from seasonal allergies in the United States alone, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation... Read more »