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Retention pond made to prevent football field flooding

stephanie pavin and madison hart

August 21, 2014

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A new retention pond is in the final stages of construction in between the tennis courts and the new football field.   On the first day of summer, Maneval Construction Inc. and International Sport Surfaces Inc. began... Read more »

New turf unveiled on Saturday

jemma kim and katie szarkowicz

August 21, 2014

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The Blue and White Jamboree is going to be held on Saturday, August 23 to welcome the new turf.   This annual event will be held from 11:30am to approximately 1pm later that afternoon.  All parents and students are... Read more »

Jazz artist releases sophomore album

nikos stroubos, news writer

June 10, 2014

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Japanese born, New York-based trumpeter Takuya Kuroda released his sophomore album this year. Rising Son features creative, technical guitar solos, afrobeat,... Read more »

Softball team loses in sectional finals

michael gallagher, entertainment writer

June 10, 2014

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The varsity softball team made it all the way to the finals, losing 12-9 in the sectional finals. Despite the loss, they were proud of their work. After playing five post season games, the team only lost one game. “I think... Read more »

Students should clean out P.E. lockers today

danielle collins, features writer

June 6, 2014

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All students should clean out their Physical Education lockers today, June 6, as classes will be reviewing for finals on Monday and not changing for PE. "Students will be asked to take their PE uniforms and locks home with... Read more »

Nicki Minaj tops the charts with new song

michael gallagher, entertainment writer

May 30, 2014

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Nicki Minaj, the self-proclaimed Queen of Rap, released her new single “Pills N Potions” last Wednesday, May 21 on iTunes.  This is the first single... Read more »

District releases heat procedure survey results

emmy schwerdt, news writer

May 29, 2014

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With temperatures on the rise as summer closes in, District 95 recently released the results of a survey concerning establishing procedures for excessive... Read more »

Students host supply drive to benefit local charity

dominique gertie, bear facts contributor

May 27, 2014

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A group of P.E. Leaders recently conducted a supply drive as a classroom service project supporting Joanie’s Closet. Joanie’s Closet is a non-profit charity that... Read more »

Police liaison leaving

amanda pflaumer, bear facts contributor

May 27, 2014

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LZHS’s Student Resource Officer (SRO), Detective Mike Parlberg, is leaving at the end of the current school year. He is leaving because of the school’s rotation policy for the SRO position. ... Read more »

Rock N’ Ribs offers beats, great food

hannah bostrom, bear facts staff

May 27, 2014

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Barbecue, mac and cheese, rock and roll, baked beans,  music videos, ribs, and much more: if this sounds like a dream, it is time to wake up and go to Rock N’ Ribs in LZ. "I’ve... Read more »