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 Mannequins at Neapolitan in Winnetka caused some concern among residents because of the blue QAnon bracelets around their wrists
Revisiting the Winnetka QAnon-themed store window
Connor Caserio, Opinions Editor • May 7, 2021

Last March, only a week after the pandemic struck, grounding daily life to a halt, I wrote an article for the New Trier News examining a QAnon-themed...

Guides like this one, found on the school library website, can teach non-Muslims about Ramadan through interactive videos, articles and slides
No, not even water: Why non-Muslims should learn about Ramadan
Said Aydin April 28, 2021

“What do you mean you’re fasting? You’re going to run the mile!” bellowed my seventh grade gym teacher.  I tried to formulate a response,...

UCLA players huddle on the court after their heartbreaking Final Four loss against Gonzaga
Who says there's no crying in sports?
Connor Caserio, Opinions Editor • April 14, 2021

I still remember how I started crying after my elementary school basketball team, one of the first sports teams I ever played for, lost a close...

This photo shows social media app icons on a smartphone held by an Associated Press reporter
How the internet deforms human curiosity
Connor Caserio, Opinions Editor • March 10, 2021

One day, in my seventh grade Life Science class, I discovered the wonder of Darwin’s theory of evolution. I will never forget how the sheer...

Rush Limbaugh with first Lady Melania Trump and his wife Kathryn during former President Donald Trump
Opinion: Rush Limbaugh's legacy -- a man who built an anti-truth platform
Graham Ambrose, Features Editor • March 2, 2021

    Conservative radio show host Rush Limbaugh passed away Feb. 17 after a lengthy tussle with lung cancer. He was 70 years old.     ...

I'm fine. We're fine. Right?
Mattea Carberry, Features Editor • February 27, 2021

I’m tired. And frustrated. And angry. And stressed. I haven’t been more stressed at any other point of my high school career than I...

Were you really going to complete all that schoolwork anyway?
So you find yourself in a third quarter slump
Connor Caserio, Opinions Editor • February 15, 2021

As the pace of second semester classes picks up, many students will likely soon find themselves facing a dreaded and widespread academic obstacle:...

A overhead shot of a very different New Trier
Reopening to 50% is ludicrous
Graham Ambrose, Features Editor • January 28, 2021

When I came in for my first day of hybrid learning, I was generally impressed with the safety measures the school was taking. I liked the plexiglass...

Members of Congress shelter in the House gallery as rioters try to break into the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6
The time to act is—and has always been—now
Caroline Bewley, News Editor • January 15, 2021

As violent insurrectionists stormed the Capitol last Wednesday, I, like so many others, scrolled through social media.  Remembering that...

QAnon will be here long after Trump is gone (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
The Siege Is More Than Trump
Eva Roytburg, Opinions Editor & Managing Online Editor • January 12, 2021

  The New York Times headlines: “Trump vs. Democracy.”  The National Review: “Trump Did This.”  Washington Post: “Trump...