The Boiling Point

Why Equal Access Restrooms Are So Important

Emery Hajek, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

As of June 2018, eighteen states and the District of Columbia adopted laws which prohibit discrimination against transgender individuals in public spaces in employment, housing, and public accommodations (via Media Matters). Yet, the f...

Black History Month and Its Significance

Gia Jesse-Rasinskis, Managing Editor

February 27, 2019

  February is often seen as the dreaded month in which Valentine’s Day occurs, a fruitless celebration and an excuse to buy heart-shaped boxes. During this month one very real, and very incredible celebration, often overlooked, ...

Girls Hoops Hopes Remain High

Yasin Mohammad, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Last year’s electrifying Boilers girls basketball team made a good run in their season. With having a positive record and making it to sectionals, the team has some high expectations this season. Last season was a real chal...

Childhood Obesity Rates on the Rise

Trevor Conroy, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

In the last 30 years obesity rates in children and teens have quadrupled. Obesity will soon surpass smoking as the number one cause of death throughout the world. Obesity is easily recognizable but it's also very hard to treat...

BBCHS GSA Focused on Awareness, Representation

Micah Lewis, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

On October 13, the Kankakee Community College Gay Straight Alliance, Or “GSA” as many in the community affectionately call it, had held a statewide meeting for local GSAs to come together to create a warm, family friendly ...

Late Arrival Days Arrive Lately at BBCHS

Jenna Wendlick, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Starting this year at BBCHS, the administration has added late start days to the school. They take place every other Wednesday and they start at 9:10 a.m, instead of the usual time of 8:00 a.m. These days are for teachers to ...

New BBCHS Winter Sport Off and Rolling

Zane Ortega, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Get ready to knock down pins with Bradley-Bourbonnais’ new sport, bowling. The bowling team, lead by Coaches Matt Nanos and Gene Kanak, are currently experiencing their first season. Various members of the team have been practicin...

Michael Myers has escaped and is back

Peter Zuccollo, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Michael Myers is back this Halloween to give everyone a scare. The new movie hit theatres October 18. The first Halloween was released in 1978, produced by John Carpenter, and was only given a budget of 325,000 dollars to create the film. It sounds l...

The Halloween Haunts of Kankakee County

Kaleigh Swinford, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

Apple cider, carving pumpkins, falling leaves and with it dropping temperatures. Fall is here with Halloween also now upon us. Halloween began as a religious festival for Celtics known as “Samhain” practiced nearly 2000 year...

Double Vision Ep.3 2018

October 19, 2018

BBCHS Students Broaden Interests in Electives

Kaleigh Swinford, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

Practice numbers in math and formulas in science, study grammar in english and run track in PE, grab pizza in the cafeteria for lunch and finish out the day learning events in history. Although order of classes and names of s...

Double Vision Ep.2 2018

October 18, 2018

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