The only public high school with a 2,000-year-old mummy is in Illinois

NAPERVILLE — 2,100 years ago, in the time of Cleopatra when the Greeks ruled ancient Egypt, a little girl died. She was around 7 years old and probably chronically sick. Her family preserved her body — mummification — by wrapping her in linen and papyrus adorned with images of the gods to secure her a […]

217 Today: Monday, Nov. 1, 2021

Monday, Nov. 1, 2021 Today’s headlines:  Illinois’ legislature is the only one in the country to ever back off a Parental Notice of Abortion law. The Centers for Disease Control is evaluating “test-to-stay” as a way to keep students in class, even if they come in contact with someone who tests positive. Pumpkin farmers […]