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Stories from Riverside Brookfield High School
In response to yesterday’s events at the Capitol

Liam Mathews | January 8, 2021

Yesterday was not a good day. Anyone with half a brain should know that statement is objectively true. Yesterday was not a protest; it was an attack. In fact, it was the third attack on Washington D.C….

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Student athletes react to sports hiatus

Rahim Kouferidji | March 25, 2020

On March 13, RBHS students were notified that the school would be closed March 17 through April 6 due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak. As a result, all activities and athletics would also be canceled through…

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Long journey to long snapping: Scales relishes road to NFL

Ethan Taylor | February 26, 2020

Holding a job that only 32 people across the country are able to have is quite impressive, especially when it comes with the tag of being a pro athlete for one of the most well-known franchises in a sports…

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RB reacts to the Democratic New Hampshire primary results

Shalah Russell | February 17, 2020

Primaries and caucuses are a series of electoral contests organized by a party, either Democratic or Republican, that allow voters to express their current preferred candidate. Though the primaries don’t…

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RB addresses upcoming recreational cannabis legalization

Kenna Howorth | December 10, 2019

On June 25, 2019, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed a bill to legalize recreational use of cannabis for adults aged 21 and over, which will go into effect on January 1, 2020. The Riverside and Brookfield…

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Dialect coach helps actors find their voice

William Kraft | November 15, 2019

Annually, Director Colleen Stahnke rallies together a group of students to put on the RBHS fall play. This year, due to the tricky British accents used in the script, Juliet Boyd volunteered as a dialect…

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My Life: What it is like to be a second generation immigrant

Rahim Kouferidji | November 11, 2019

Growing up, I’ve always been different from the rest. Living in North Riverside, I have consistently been one of the only black kids in my class, and also of course, the only Muslim. Not being able to…

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