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Solar Storm Coming to an Earth Near You

Solar Storm Coming to an Earth Near You

Planet Earth is going to be hit by a solar storm today, August 3, 2022. Space weather experts announced that there’s a chance a minor G1-class geomagnetic storm could hit Earth. A G1 storm would cause power grid malfunctions. They will impact satellites, and potentially spark auroras in regions around the northern pole — with […]

Pink Sauce Controversy Unfolds

Pink Sauce Controversy Unfolds

Recently, a new product has come on to the scene of the food industry. However, this new product has left some controversy in the media. The whole internet has been up in arms surrounding the topic of the Parma Rosa sauce. Commonly known as, the Pink Sauce made by a content creator who goes by […]

Black Family Faces Discrimination on Sesame Street

Black Family Faces Discrimination on Sesame Street

In Philadelphia, some of the Sesame Place characters are accused of racially discriminating against a Black family. They filed a lawsuit against the Sesame Place amusement park at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment in Pennsylvania federal court Wednesday, July 28, 2022. The class action lawsuit was filed by Quinton Burns and his child. He says that […]

Schools Prepare for Students Return Amid Spread of COVID-19 Variant

Schools Prepare for Students Return Amid Spread of COVID-19 Variant

Summer break is almost over and schools are preparing for the return of students. Some are concerned about the lax virus-mitigation mandates with the COVID-19 subvariant, BA.5, being highly contagious. This year Illinois students will not be mandated to wear face masks. In February, Governor J.B. Pritzker announced that students and staff were no longer […]

‘Two Twenty Seven’ From Stage to Television and Back to Stage

‘Two Twenty Seven’ From Stage to Television and Back to Stage

For the first time in nearly a decade, Christine Houston’s play, “Two Twenty Seven,” will come to life every weekend throughout August at Chicago’s ETA Creative Arts Foundation Theater. Everyone is invited into the playwright’s imagination while enjoying an afternoon or evening of laughter-filled entertainment. “Two Twenty Seven” opens on August 4th and runs through […]