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Things to do during quarantine

April 26, 2020 7:54pm | Kaylie Dziegielewski

The quarantine can be fun Being stuck inside all day every day is not an ideal situation for anyone. However, there is no reason you can’t make quarantine fun. There are also several ways to do this. Whether you want to get up and move […]

Let’s get real: homework should be gone

April 26, 2020 7:34pm | Eduardo Velasquez

You get home from a long day of school, you’re tired, hungry, and was looking forward to just lying down and getting on your phone. Then you realize the time and forgot to do homework so doing it all night long really took a hit […]

Why There Needs to be a Culinary Class at New Berlin West

March 24, 2020 2:59pm | Josh Meyer

New Berlin West is known to be one of the best high schools in Wisconsin, ranked number 16 in the state by U.S. News for 2020. Overall students place very high on tests and participate in AP courses, and we even have a 97% graduation […]

Healthy or Unhealthy?

March 6, 2020 3:50pm | Braden Blair

Imagine walking into the lunch room and seeing a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables. Instead, there are racks and racks of cookies, rice krispies, chips, ice cream, and many sugary drinks.  New Berlin West Middle/High school should get healthier options for lunch, and breakfasts. […]

West should perform plays and musicals written by local students

February 25, 2020 3:56pm | Teagan Gumina

If there’s one thing to be learned about Broadway musicals and plays, it is that they usually start out somewhere other than Broadway like a college. Even the musical Hamilton started out at the lower level as a college production, then it was picked up […]

Starbucks Vs. Dunkin’ Donuts

January 9, 2020 4:17pm | Kaylie Dziegielewski

About 83% of the world is filled with coffee drinkers; which makes places like Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts hot spots for a quick drink on your way to work or school. Even if coffee isn’t your beverage of choice, you probably have checked these cafes […]

Why you shouldn’t watch that remake or sequel

January 8, 2020 4:36pm |

2019 is over, and all throughout the year countless movies have been released, yet a staggeringly large number of these are adaptations of books and graphic novels, remakes and reboots of classic movies, or sequels. There have already been 12 movies set in the X-Men […]

Night of the Living Debt: Students loans will turn your life into a horror story

January 6, 2020 4:16pm | Maria Radish

What do you want to do after high school? If you don’t say college, your family is going to immediately throw you out on the streets or ask themselves what they did wrong while you just sit there getting your feelings deeply hurt. In our […]

Is a four-year college worth it?

December 13, 2019 4:24pm | Nolan Egofske, Tony Seidl

There is a lot of talk concerning a new question: is college worth it? A college education is a good thing because it can help people come to a decision on what they want to do in the future by taking classes within your career […]

Battle of the Smoothies

November 14, 2019 3:57pm | Callie Broaddrick

My mission is to find out if Tropical Smoothie Cafe or Jamba Juice is better. Tropical Smoothie Cafe (Tropical)  and Jamba Juice (Jamba) are two stores frequently visited by New Berlin West students during Flex, lunch, study hall, and after school. Tropical and Jamba are […]