Niles West News

Behind the Scenes of Homecoming Committee

By Maridsa Choute

October 21, 2011

The first thing I notice about the Oakton Lobby Tuesday, Oct. 4 was the noise. It’s loud. And packed. There are about 30 girls all working on different things. Homecoming committee is diligently working for the dance which is three weeks away. There’s one separate group planning the cor...

Niles West to Hold Annual Parade and Float Contest

By Mara Shapiro

October 21, 2011

The annual Homecoming Parade and Float contest will be held Friday,  Oct. 21 from 1:40 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The parade starts right after the Homecoming Assembly.  Float contest judging will take place at the same time as the parade. Clubs that will be participating are Filipino Club,...

Homecoming “Under the Neon Lights”

By Fatima Farha

October 17, 2011

Homecoming, debatably the most popular school function of the year, will be held on October 21 weekend with the theme of "Under the Neon Lights." The Homecoming Assembly, early afternoon on Friday Oct. 21, will include each of the fall sports teams putting on a show along with The ...