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Madrigals perform for vets at Hines

Kate Abbatacola, Content Editor

November 2, 2009

On Wednesday October 28th, the Madrigal singers performed at Edward Hines Jr. Hospital in Maywood.  This Hospital is a branch of the Loyola University Health System that services veterans. The lunch time series took place arou...

Telethon skips a school year

Jette Pleasant, Editor-in-Chief

October 30, 2009

Year after year, the annual RBEF Telethon proves itself to be a well-received and highly successful endeavor. Last year alone, the telethon raised over $27,000 in donations, money which went on to directly benefit the students...

Running to victory

Ethan Gallegos, Staff-Reporter

October 30, 2009

RB’s boys cross country team got their first regional victory since 1972. Leading the way was senior Justin Pomey getting 16:30 and placing first overall in regionals. Other top five medalists were David Melone getting fourth an...

Orchesis starts dancing through RB

October 30, 2009

RB students are now able to express their love for dance. Every year at RB, freshmen through seniors are invited to try out for the Orchesis dance team. Approximately 65 students showed up to the informational meeting on October...

Blood drive a strong RB tradition

Danielle Sanchez, staff reporter

October 27, 2009

On Wednesday October 28, RB will be hosting a Blood Drive.  LifeSource, an independent company that collects blood donations, will be in the building in the Alumni Lounge from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Student Association (SA) has...

Setting the bar higher

Brian Wilson, Layout Manager

October 23, 2009

State wide fitness tests are required in P.E. classes in high schools across the country, but last year, RB pioneered its own fitness standards. RB standards are higher than the average state standards throughout the country....

Day of Service, four years strong

October 23, 2009

Just as many Seniors have matured in their four years at RB, so has the Day of Service. From its humble beginnings four years ago, when 130 students turned out, to now it’s fourth year where approximately  550 students showed...

Students attend MSC Leadership Conference

Alexandria Krug, PR Mananger

October 21, 2009

On Monday, October 19, thirty juniors and seniors from RBHS attended the annual MSC (Metro Suburban Conference) Leadership Conference. This year the conference was held at Iron Oaks in Olympia Fields. The conference is designed...

Best Buddies matching party a success

Anthony Scianna, Entertainment Manager

October 19, 2009

Best Buddies kicked off the 2009-2010 school year on Tuesday with their Matching Party. It took place in the faculty cafeteria from 6-8. Both the kids with special needs (and their parents) and the peer buddies attended the event...

Bulldogs Give Back

Rigo Reyes, Design Editor

October 16, 2009

One day out of the year students take time out of their day to give back to those who have enriched their high school experience. The Day of Service has become one of RB’s most admirable traditions and has had an exponential...

Should I stay or should I go (to school)?

Charlie Morrissey, News Manager

October 16, 2009

With flu season in full swing, the same question always arises amongst sick teachers and students: do I stay home from school and miss all of that work or do I struggle through the day at hand? Though many people think that the...

RB has a “Passion for the Arts”

Megan Welch, Features Manager

October 13, 2009

On Tuesday, September 29, 2009, RBHS hosted the Passion for the Arts college event, a forum designed to inform students and parents about college fine arts majors, including college applications, auditions, and the majors themselves. Jon Grice, ...

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