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Valentine's Day in a flower shop

Valentine's Day in a flower shop

February 14, 2014

By Erin McGovern and Lauren Miller Associate Editor-in-Chief and Multimedia Editor Prospectornow explores local Mt.Prospect business, Busse's Flowers, on Feb. 13 as they prepare for the chaotic day that is Valentine's Day for a flower shop. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ep6V5E88Xws  

Speech team practices for Regionals

Speech team practices for Regionals

February 12, 2014

By Andi Hayes Associate Editor-in-Chief This past weekend, Prospect's speech team hosted and won the Regionals competition, sweeping the first place title with 73 points and 8 first-place finalists, qualifying all 15 events into Sectionals this weekend.

#selfiecouples

#selfiecouples

February 8, 2014

By Meghan Doyle, Broadcast Editor The Prospector catches up with the new Twitter trend: the selfie couple game. Check it out, but be on the look out for rogue cameras, for you might be next! Special thanks to Lauren Miller, Erin McGovern, Spencer Ball and Jack McDermott

Built to Enable

Built to Enable

February 4, 2014

By Beth Clifford Staff Writer Published on Jan 30, 2014 This short film was made for a student film festival announced by the White House. Here is the link for a description of the contest :http://www.whitehouse.gov/filmfestival. Music: Possible- Ross Budgen (copyright / royalty free) ...

Keefer's Pharmacy historic to Mount Prospect

Keefer's Pharmacy historic to Mount Prospect

January 23, 2014

By Beth Clifford Staff Writer Published on Jan 14, 2014.

The Knight before Christmas

The Knight before Christmas

January 8, 2014

By: Lauren Miller Broadcast editor Prospectornow gets in the holiday spirit with a classical holiday story.

Teacher Home Invasion: Jim Adair

December 22, 2013

By Meghan Doyle, Broadcast Editor, and Erin McGovern, Associate Editor-in-Chief Apparently, teachers have a life away from Prospect classrooms. In this series, the Prospector sets out to find out if that's actually true. For social studies teacher Jim Adair, his home highlights the most important facet...

Students send out holiday cards for troops

December 9, 2013

By Khrystyna Halatyma Executive Features Editor A few weeks ago, teachers got an email from Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) Commander Jeff Morse saying that the district would be sending holiday cards to deployed troops that wouldn’t make it home for the holidays. Teachers who respon...

Overloading homework proven to lead to less success

November 22, 2013

By Diana Leane Staff Writer Sophomore Kate Dinsmore panicked as she discovered she had a 14 list stem test the next day that she hadn't studied for yet.  With 350 stems to memorize and the rest of her homework to complete, Dinsmore was pulling her hair out. Taking three honors and one AP class, Din...

AP Physics classes lack in females

November 22, 2013

By Grace Berry Staff Writer Women make up 24% of workers in science, math, engineering, and technology (STEM) fields. This lack of females at high school levels has been most prevalent in AP Physics, at Prospect and in high schools across America. The gender gap in AP Physics is nine girls compared to 21 boys...

Lights, Camera, Expenses!

November 22, 2013

By Mike Stanford Staff Writer It was a special occasion when Prospect junior Haley Drucker walked into AMC to see The Heat with her mom.  When she went and bought concessions, it added to the rarity of the event. It was not Drucker’s birthday nor had she reached a milestone in her life.  It was a special...

Top 5 back to school shoes

August 21, 2013

By Devin Prasad Sports Writer 1. Jordan Super.fly II-  The Jordan Super.fly II ranks number one on my list of back to school shoes.  The shoe comes in five colorways each with a look of its own.  The shoe has a new look and offers great comfort and support.  The Super.fly II has also been featured...

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