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Kevin Griffith: Burrito Boy

December 7, 2009

At Friday night's varsity boys' basketball game, the Underground fan section erupted with cheers when senior Kevin Griffith won a year's worth of Chipotle burritos.  He won a maximum of 52 burritos by landing his paper airplane on a target in the center of the basketball court.   Here's what Gri...

Music department to host winter concert

December 5, 2009

By Katie Ritchie Editor-in-Chief While most radio stations don't start playing Christmas music until after Thanksgiving, the choir department has been busy practicing their music for the upcoming winter concert since their fall concert in October. The winter concert, which will be held this Sunday, Dec....

Knights for Christ kickoff a success

December 2, 2009

By Megan Maughan News Editor Last year, junior Kathryn Lowry attended Fish Bible Study at Prospect.  However, she remembers attending meetings sporadically due to lack of organization and not knowing when meetings took place.  This September Lowry realized that it had almost died out completely, s...

Prospect game-day to kick off basketball season

November 30, 2009

By Keelan Murphy Executive In-Depth Editor   Wearing blue Underground t-shirts on Friday, December 4th  gives students more than an opportunity to win Big Blue Friday -  it gives them free admission to the first Prospect Game-Day. Students should arrive at 5 pm in gyms one and two to celebrate t...

Haunted High School hosts over 350

November 2, 2009

This year for Haunted High School, coordinator and Italian teacher Lyn Scolaro was nervous that not many people would come because of the recent sicknesses. Fortunately, that was not the case.  This year, Haunted High School, which took place on Thursday, October 29 from 4 to 6 p.m., hosted over 350 children, with 23 classrooms and a...

District career night to be held at Prospect

October 28, 2009

By Alex Cannella News Editor Interested in a career in medicine or working with animals? You may just be in luck! Prospect is hosting a Career Night that focuses on these two fields on Thursday, Oct. 29. There, students can attend meetings with professionals from career choices such as but not limited ...

Orchesis to perform at dance festival

October 27, 2009

By Gina O’Neill Executive Opinion Editor Orchesis will be performing in Dance Chicago's Dance Slam on Friday, Oct. 30 at 7:30 p.m. at the North Shore Center for Performing Arts in Skokie. Dance Slam is an event where high school dance groups or youth companies from all around Chicago come together to...

Your guide to the playoffs: Game 1

October 27, 2009

By Neel Thakkar Associate Editor-in-Chief The football team will begin postseason play this Friday, against 7th-seeded Carmel High School (7-2 overall).  Since the Knights (also 7-2 overall) are seeded 10th, the game will take place at Carmel, roughly a half hour away from Prospect (see directions...

"We're bringing Shakespeare back!"…for another week!

October 21, 2009

By Emily Lindfors Opinion Editor This year's fall play, "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)”, will be having three more performances this week. The performances will be at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 22, 23, and 24. Tickets are $7.50 online and $8 at the box office. Each performance has roug...

KUNI kickoff a success

October 21, 2009

By Marlo Koch Entertainment Editor KUNI (Knights Under No Influence) held their annual pledge to remain drug and alcohol free for all students on Wednesday, Oct. 21 in the cafeteria. This year, there was a new sponsor, English teacher Nicole Warren as well as a guest speaker, social studies teacher John Camardella. "I'm not hear to lecture with you....

Kuni T-shirt giveaway

October 20, 2009

By Keelan Murphy Executive In-Depth Editor   KUNI (Knights Under No Influence Club) will be giving away T-shirts in the cafeteria on Wednesday, Oct. 21 from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m.     In order to receive a free T-shirt, students must listen to a guest speaker, social studies teacher John Camardella, and sign the KUNI pledge...

Oktoberfest to take place in Mt. Prospect

October 15, 2009

By Nick Stanojevic Staff Writer The second annual Mt. Prospect Oktoberfest is set to take place Sat, Oct. 17 in downtown Mt. Prospect from 4 to 10 pm. It will begin promptly after the fall festival. Oktoberfest is slated to have numerous features this year. On Emerson Street, food vendors will sell an ...

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