Eastside

Voorhees Animal Orphanage truly cares for its animals and prospective adopters

Steve Mirsen, Eastside News/Features Editor

August 31, 2014

The Voorhees Animal Orphanage commits itself to compassion for cats, dogs, and humans alike. The no-kill shelter takes in over 1,500 animals each year, and cares for over 200 animals a day, according to its Facebook page. Animals...

People should advocate more for causes they care about

Rachel Cohen, Eastside Editor-in-Chief

August 31, 2014

Starting a few weeks ago, Facebook newsfeeds exploded with ALS Ice Bucket Challenge posts, marking one of the few times that an advocacy campaign went viral. Many students from Cherry Hill East participated in this challenge either...

Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails perform at the Susquehanna Bank Center

Liza Rothkoff, Eastside Entertainment Editor

August 17, 2014

Both Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails were pioneers of the nineties music scene. When the two acts hit the stage at Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden on July 30, both bands had their fans on their feet. The night started with...

Writer shares her opinion on post high school education options

Rachel Vetesi ('14)/ Eastside Staff

June 17, 2014

Post high school education is a topic that frequently comes up in conversation between teenagers and their families. With today’s technology, there are so many different ways to receive a higher education after high school....

Writer shares her opinion on guns in schools

Jenna Myers, Eastside Opinions Editor

June 17, 2014

With the controversy of whether guns should or should not be legal United States, the question as to whether teachers should or should not be armed with guns has come up. Since the Sandy Hook incident, there have been 74 school...

East should get new computers

Jenna Myers, Eastside Opinions Editor

June 16, 2014

In 2003, Dell released the newest computer, the M992. As six years passed, computers have advanced in major ways. When the M992 was just released, East bought enough PCs for the entire school. Since there is about one computer...

People’s Choice Awards honors students who have made an impact

Jennifer Pacitti ('17)/ Eastside Staff

June 16, 2014

On Wednesday, May 7, students were honored for overcoming adversity, making a difference and impacting their teachers at the 2014 People’s Choice Awards. The program began with a music prelude by the saxophone quartet directed...