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Man continues protest against City of Naperville, gives to charity

Man continues protest against City of Naperville, gives to charity

January 8, 2020

Most people know Scott M. Huber as the man who lives in a tent near the corner of Ogden and Naper Boule...

Naper Settlement says goodbye to Christkindlmarket, hello to Yuletide Festival

Rachel Cole, Opinions Editor

December 25, 2019

Naper Settlement’s Yuletide festival is taking place for the first time this year. Since the Kriskringal mart normally occurs during this time of year, Yuletide is stepping in to take the place of Kriskringal mart, which is leaving this year.  When walking into this event, there are a lot of lights and even a lighted...

Get in the winter spirit with these activities

Mary Jane Deer, Head News Editor

December 23, 2019

Nature Lights Light up your holiday season by visiting all of Chicago’s many outdoor light exhibits. Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum returns to transform a one mile stretch of tree-lined paths to a colorful winter wonderland. Illuminations will run until January 5, opening at 4:30 and closing at 9:30....

Instagram begins hiding likes has potential health benefits

Cameron Rozek, Online Managing Editor & News Editor

December 23, 2019

On Nov. 14, Instagram announced plans to hide the number of likes on posts from followers. The company intends on allowing the user to retain the ability to view the amount of likes on their own posts. Instagram began testing this feature in select countries back in July of 2019. Since then, they have announced plans to...

Thanksgiving and its traditions

Thanksgiving and its traditions

November 21, 2019

It’s time to bust out the forks and a loose pair of sweatpants, because Thanksgiving is coming up on...

Cinnamon rolls shop opens new location in Downtown Naperville

Emily Brodzinski, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

For Naperville residents, Thanksgiving isn’t the only food-related thing to get excited about this month. Cinnaholic, a gourmet cinnamon roll shop, is anxiously awaiting its Naperville debut at the end of November.  Founders Florian and Shannon Radke first introduced their bakery idea on the ABC-TV show “Shark Tank”...

Commentary: When does the Christmas season actually start?

Commentary: When does the Christmas season actually start?

Emilie Casey, Correspondent

November 21, 2019

Christmas is America’s favorite holiday, and rightfully so. What’s not to love? There are pretty...

An environmental trend you can get behind

November 21, 2019

When a so-called “challenger YouTuber” known for silly competitions with massive monetary rewards reached a subscriber count of 20 million, no one expected an environment-changing social media movement.  Jimmy Donaldson, better known as Mr. Beast, began #TeamTrees in October after spending several months debating the potential of a comm...

Cinnamon rolls shop opens new location in Downtown Naperville

Emily Brodzinski, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

For Naperville residents, Thanksgiving isn’t the only food-related thing to get excited about this month. Cinnaholic, a gourmet cinnamon roll shop, is anxiously awaiting its Naperville debut at the end of November.  Founders Florian and Shannon Radke first introduced their bakery idea on the ABC-TV show “Shark Tank”...