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How to Properly Dissect a Situationship

How to Properly Dissect a Situationship

Taft Secret Admirers (S.S. & M.J.), Reporter March 18, 2024

When does the chase end? Taft Today's secret admirers are here to find out, what's the big deal with situationships? Do students at Taft value labels? How do you determine the level of commitment with...

Taft Baseball Fundraiser

Taft Baseball Fundraiser

Janel Limardo and Carmen Ramirez March 15, 2024

Following tryouts, Taft’s Baseball team has started fundraising in order to prepare for this season. The team is selling Taft Baseball hoodies and shirts, designed by the seniors on the team.  The...

IB Testing: Advice and Guidance

IB Testing: Advice and Guidance

Cassie Nowik, Reporter March 15, 2024

All Taft students are IB students. Taft offers multiple IB programs that are individualized to help meet students’ interests. For example, IB Middle Years Programme is offered to students grades seven...

Dune: Part Two

Dune: Part Two

Jaiden Naranjo and Simon Czarnota March 15, 2024

On Friday, March 1, the long awaited film Dune: Part Two came to the movie theaters after almost four years. Taft fans were excited. Dune: Part One tells the story of a character named Paul Aterides...

Tafts Latin Music Ensemble Club

Taft’s Latin Music Ensemble Club

Ben Fitzner, Reporter March 15, 2024

Latin music is full of vibrant rhythms and melodies as well as a rich cultural history. Taft High School’s Latin Music Ensemble Club explores the world of Latin music, from bossa nova to salsa and bachata.  The...

Anto Pizza and Pasta

Anto Pizza and Pasta

Brandon Buzdugan and Sofia Bermeo March 15, 2024

Right in the heart of Chicago lies a little Italian restaurant called Anto Pizza and Pasta. Known for their pasta which is served in big cones, the restaurant is small and quaint but has a menu sure...

Christian Club Takes on Lent

Christian Club Takes on Lent

Vicki Lipski, Editor March 15, 2024

Lent is a Christian observance which commemorates the 40 days Jesus Christ spent fasting in the desert and endured temptation by Satan, as stated in the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke, before beginning...

Taft Alumni Prom Dress Giveaway

Taft Alumni Prom Dress Giveaway

Veronica Florczak and Olivia Paolucci March 15, 2024

It can be easily said that the Taft High School Alumni Association has given back to the Taft community. Another to look out for is the Taft Alumni Prom Dress Giveaway Event. In doing this they are helping...

Olivia Rodrigo: A Teenage Dream

Olivia Rodrigo: A Teenage Dream

Kiara Malave and Kailee Roman March 15, 2024

On Friday Feb. 23, Olivia Rodrigo performed her first show for her Guts tour in Palm Springs. Upon arrival for the show, fans noticed four candles melting spelling out guts. When the candles are burnt...

Super Bowl 2024

Super Bowl 2024

Celina Cuevas, Reporter March 15, 2024

The Super Bowl is a very big thing all around the world. Everyone gets excited to watch their favorite teams go head to head for the trophy. Certain people like to watch the Super Bowl for the halftime...

Model U.N. Makes History

Model U.N. Makes History

Veronica Florczak and Olivia Paolucci March 1, 2024

Taft High School has made history again thanks to the Model UN Club’s successful weekend at their competition. Our very own senior Charlie Hans, senior Adriana Manzano, and freshman Jack Matheis won...

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Kelce and Swift in the Spotlight

Janel Limardo and Yvette Santiago February 15, 2024

Three time winning super bowl champion Travis Kelce took over America's screens on this last Sunday, Feb. 11.  According to Chiefs.com, “After a 4,896 yards catch, Travis Kelce is ranked at the top...

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