May 28, 2017

WPAC sponsors ‘Teens for Jeans’

by Erik Hernandez, Asst. News Editor The Wheeling Political Action Club (WPAC) hosted a Teens for Jeans drive, in accordance with Aéropostale, a clothing store, to collect jeans for teens in need within the township of Wheeling who would otherwise have difficulty purchasing clothing items. “Even when life may seem stressful, we should be aware of the struggles of others,” Tyler Levy, senior, said. There were bins set up in the back and front of the school for whoever would have liked to donate their gently worn jeans from Jan. 28 to Feb. 8. “It’s a simple and easy way…

Arlington Heights Memorial Library hosts holiday book drive

by Daniel Ramirez, Staff Reporter The Arlington Heights Memorial Library is holding a book drive from Nov. 1 until Dec. 1. The library is accepting donations of books for children from infancy to age 16 for Wheeling Township’s holiday Adopt-a-Family program. Families, schools and scout groups can also help out with this book drive as a project. Find out how to help out at http://ahml.info/newsitems/holiday-book-drive-november-1-december-1.