The Observer

Rio de Janeiro to host 2016 Olympic Games

By Justin Rheingold Online Breaking News Editor

October 3, 2009

Earlier today, the International Olympic Committee announced that Rio de Janeiro will be the host of the 2016 summer Olympic Games. Brazil will be the first South-American country to host the Games. Although President Barack Obama traveled to the IOC headquarters in Copenhagen on behalf of Chicago's...

Some local MVA locations do not pass the test

By Camille Bachrach

September 30, 2009

You parallel park perfectly, you back up in a perfectly straight line, and your three-point turn is so well executed your driving teacher is speechless. You’re driving back to park the car, but you jump the curb, forget to look both ways when you cross the street and fail to put the parking break on. Suddenly...

New laws force teens to wait longer for licenses

By Hannah Phillips

September 30, 2009

A driver’s license is more than a rectangular piece of plastic with your picture on it, it is a symbol. It represents adulthood, independence and maturity. The second many young people are of age, they jump at the opportunity to take their driver’s test in hopes of obtaining this wallet-sized piece...

The School Newspaper of Winston Churchill High School.
Top Stories