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The Lighthouse welcomes back 5 familiar faces

Jan. 29, 2020 By Gianna GloverManaging Editor  Members of The Lighthouse staff reconnected with five journalism program alumni on Jan. 6. These Class of 2019 graduates—who included last year’s editors-in-chief Zully Arias and Emma Caamano, managing editors Car... More »


Motorola RAZR unfolds into stores

By Dean WoolisStaff Writer In November, Motorola unveiled plans to release the RAZR foldable phone later this month. The phone, which is exclusive to Verizon, is designed to resemble a flip phone while looking modern because it opens up to reveal a full touch ... More »


Victoria’s Secret fashion show leaves the industry

Jan. 12, 2019 By Melanie FallasStaff Writer After months of speculation, the lingerie company Victoria’s Secret announced in November that it would not be hosting its annual runway show in 2019. Stuart B. Burgdoerfer, executive vice president of Victoria Secre... More »


Photo gallery: Holiday music fills the air at winter concert

Dec. 28, 2019 By Alyssa FerraraEditor On Dec. 12, students in LHS’ music program performed holiday songs for a packed crowd of family, friends and community members. The night consisted of performances by the chorale, concert choir, jazz ensemble, instrumental... More »


Soaring insulin prices lead to new legislation

Dec. 12, 2019 By Ghita Kdiry Staff Writer In May, Colorado became the first state to pass a law capping insulin costs at $100 co-pay per month for people with insurance. Now, Illinois is following in Colorado’s footsteps. On Nov. 14, following approval by the ... More »


Students celebrate Spirit Week

Nov. 1, 2019 By Angelena Barcia Editor From the battle of the grade levels to the football game that led to a 6-0 win, students displayed enthusiasm throughout Spirit Week, which ran from Oct. 15-19. To start off the week, the juniors beat the seniors 21-14 in... More »


Students looking towards college fear taking on debt

May 22, 2019 By Ambar Cabrera Editor The average cost of college tuition is now $34,740 for a private nonprofit four year college and $9,970 for an in-state public four year college, according to As a result, Americans have been forced t... More »