Niles West News

Not the Same Old Song and Class

By Merrill Miller

December 14, 2011

With the effortless movement of his fingers from string to string, note to note, English teacher Paul Wack relaxes at home while playing the banjo. His left hand is stretched across the fingerboard of one of his two fretless banjos while the fingers on his right hand are quickly arppegiati...

Driver’s Education Classes Cut

By Colene Gibson

March 21, 2011

Some students who were originally enrolled to take Driver’s Education at Niles West for the next school year will no longer be allowed to take the course as they planned, according to counselors. Out of the 235 students who enrolled to take the course, only 120 will be scheduled for next ...

“The Dilemma” Really is a Dilemma

By Colene Gibson

February 4, 2011

Given that The Dilemma was categorized as a comedy and starred the two humorous actors, Kevin James (Paul Blart: Mall Cop) and Vince Vaughn (Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story), along with heartthrob, Channing Tatum (Dear John) casted as a supporting role, I expected The Dile...