New Trier News

Staff split on Board’s reopening decision

Caroline Bewley, News Editor

On Dec. 1, the New Trier Board of Education voted to postpone instating a 50% in-person hybrid model until the start of second semester. Instead, the school will continue with i...

December 16, 2020

Despite national blood shortage, local center sees rise in donors

Mattea Carberry, Features Editor

As many establishments began to shut down across the country, so too did blood drives. This eliminated one of the main ways that blood donations are received and have spurred a...

April 28, 2020

Cannabis deemed an essential item in Illinois 

Cleo Pool, Co-Editor in Chief

In the midst of the “stay at home” order, many businesses have been forced to close because they were deemed ‘nonessential’. Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s executive order la...

April 28, 2020

The long road back: What it’s like to have COVID-19

Julia Nagel, Co-Editor in Chief

For 68-year-old New Trier substitute teacher Michael Catania, the road to recovery from COVID-19 has been long and challenging, but also filled with kindness and support.  ...

April 28, 2020

The grey/blue/green schedule isn’t enough for students

April 24, 2020

Wealth, social responsibility and global disasters

April 23, 2020

Facing a pandemic, a DIY dye job may be just the thing we need

April 23, 2020