The Courier

Le Suicide by Edouard Manet
What leads people to commit suicide and why men are at greater risk
Eva Koureta, Staff Writer • June 20, 2021

There is a specific question that comes to my mind when referring to suicide. Are people scared to live, or fearless of death? COD Student Mental Health Counselor Dr. Dennis Emano has spent years listening to young people...

Local Martial Arts Studio Owner Offers Ladies Self-Defense
Local Martial Arts Studio Owner Offers Ladies Self-Defense
Nicole Littlefield, Managing Editor • June 7, 2021

Bartlett Martial Arts studio owner offering weekly ladies self-defense classes Monday and Wednesday nights at 7:15 to 8. Although Karen Sugino is currently a black belt in martial arts and instructs many students, she...

Photo courtesy of The Morton Arboretum
When Humanity and Nature Meet- the Latest Art Exhibition at the Morton Arboretum
Liam Sheriff, Staff Writer • June 7, 2021

Five towering man-made sculptures have found a home in one of Chicagoland’s premier conservation parks and natural museums. Ranging from 15 to 26 feet in height, the sculptures in the exhibition, “Human+Nature” (pronounced:...

Level up Summer Reading Program
Level up Summer Reading Program
JoJoBaker, Staff Writer • June 19, 2021

Every summer libraries host summer reading programs for their community members. The more books and hours you read, the better chance you have of winning a prize. The only rule is read a book and be honest about it. The Indian...

Summarized guide by apicologists on bees you will run into this summer
Summarized guide by apicologists on bees you will run into this summer
Gabriella Gallardo June 7, 2021

Summary: Brief guide to bees you’ll run into in the park, backyard, garden areas, etc. Which to stay clear away from and which to not worry about.   This month is the time where many insects come out from their...

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Kid's Summer Plan
JoJoBaker, Staff Writer • June 7, 2021

Summer is finally here, and whether you’re babysitting or are a parent you know that summer means no more school. Meaning the question going on in your brain is, “How do I get this kid out of the house?” Well, seeing...

Hope for the Summer
Hope for the Summer
Kevin Ashley, Staff Writer • May 24, 2021

A surprising amount of things are coalescing together this summer; COVID-19 numbers are on the decline, vaccine rollout is in full swing as more and more people get vaccinated by the day and the 17-year cicadas are coming...

The 2020 Baby Bust
The 2020 Baby Bust
Kevin Ashley, Staff Writer • May 17, 2021

Do you hear that? That's the sound of fewer babies crying on your airplane when you travel this summer. The reason why you don't hear their cries is that there are fewer children being born in the United States. Since everyone...

Yasuke Review
Yasuke Review
Kevin Ashley, Staff Writer • May 10, 2021

Wanna see a black samurai? No seriously, the main character is a black, retired samurai. “Yasuke” is an American anime made by the same people who made the shows “the Boondocks” and “Afro Samurai.”  The show...

The Supreme court is deciding more than gun rights.
The Supreme court is deciding more than gun rights.
Kevin Ashley, Staff Writer • May 10, 2021

Guns are a staple of America. Our Second Amendment right to own a firearm is one of the most heavily debated rights in the country. The Supreme Court has taken up a new gun rights case, and with the backdrop of rising mass...

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