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Adele rolls in the deep in Electric Factory performance

Adele rolls in the deep in Electric Factory performance

Avra Bossov ('11)/ Eastside Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2011

Adele played a sold-out show at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia on Friday, May 13th as part of her North American tour supporting her newest album “21.” Opening for Adele was a band called The Civil Wars, whose performance began at 8:30 p.m. Relatively new to the scene, as their first albu...

Rittenhouse Spring Festival welcomes warm weather

Sarah Minion ('12)/ Eastside Underground Editor

May 6, 2011

Rittenhouse Square is always a relaxing place for Philadelphia locals to hang out. On any given day, one can enjoy the landscape, dine in renowned restaurants and catch a breath of fresh air in one of the nicest parts of the city. However, on Saturday, May 21, Rittenhouse Square will transform in...

Cherry Hill community shows rememberance through cherry blossoms

Lindsey DuBoff (’12), Eastside Opinions Editor

May 6, 2011

Every year during the last two weeks of April, Cherry Hill has a "9/11 Remembrance & Patriotic Gratitude" event that takes place on Chapel Avenue. Converting Chapel Avenue into a beautiful row of cherry blossom trees, a small group of residents who gathered in 1972 made a commitment to bring together...

“After School Special” goes to Diane’s

Hannah Feinberg ('12) and Sarah Minion ('12)/ Eastside Community Editor and Eastside Underground Editor

April 11, 2011

Sarah and Hannah run into Eastside Entertainment Editor Becca Ohnona ('12) at Diane's Water Ice...  and newly crowned Mr. East, Mike Chang ('11) reveals some of his moves: [youtube 5NS3GXX_D7E]

The community shines at Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars

Max Cohen ('12)/ Eastside Sports Editor

April 10, 2011

The biggest and brightest Cherry Hill stars came out to support the Cherry Hill Education Foundation’s "Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars" fundraiser at Cherry Hill High School West last night.  The night ended up being extremely successful for the Foundation, as over $31,000 was raised, well over...

Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars Video Recap

Becca Mulberg ('12)/ Eastside Video Editor

April 10, 2011

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Charlie Sheen on Wired 96.5

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside community editor

March 6, 2011

Few personal breakdowns have been so sad, so bizarre and so public as Charlie Sheen’s strange crash that has all but dominated the media these past few weeks.  His racially charged railings against Two and a Half Men producer, his knee-jerk media blitz and his drug-fueled partying antics have lef...

Weekend activities for the weekend of March 4

Rachel Tinkleman ('13)/Eastside staff

March 4, 2011

Friday:  There is a small pottery store called Color Me Mine right near the Ritz movie theater in Voorhees.  With shelves full of unpainted pottery and a wide selection of colors, this is the perfect place for the artistically minded.  Painting something small does not cost much more than $25...

Dig In!

February 17, 2011

Eastside Community Editors Alana Kopelson ('12) and Hannah Feinberg ('12) ask various East students their opinions on favorite dine in places for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Click below to listen, or right click-save as to download: digin with alana hannah...

Weekend Activities for the weekend of January 28

Gilana Levavi ('14)/Eastside staff

January 27, 2011

Activities Open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday: Flower Show Tired of all the winter weather? For a breath of spring air, check out the Flower Show, open this weekend at the Deptford Mall. The show is presented by The Future Farmers of America, an organization that prepares stud...

Weekend Activities: visit Longwood Gardens

Jessica Chang ('12)/Eastside staff

January 6, 2011

Opening this Friday, January 7, Country Strong is a hyped new movie starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Leighton Meester, Garrett Hedlund, Tim McGraw and Kayla Perkins. For fans of country music and just good movies, this is a must-see. The Los Angeles Times film critic states that Country Strong is “down-home a...

IAmMikeDavis.com kicks off promoting show successfully with burrito-eating contest

Max Cohen ('12)/Eastside Sports Editor

December 30, 2010

Last Wednesday night, Mike Davis ('10) held the first event promoting his upcoming summer show on IAmMikeDavis.com at Panchero's in Voorhees in the form of a burrito-eating contest.  The show will be the "first online late night live talk show" once it debuts this summer.  The weekly show will be similar...

Weekend activities

Rachel Tinkleman ('13)/Eastside staff

December 16, 2010

As the holidays draw nearer, houses are decked out in lights, and the bitter cold weather coats everything in white icy frost, many feel a desire to participate in the old winter pastime: ice skating.  This essential diversion can be fulfilled at Blue Cross River Rink on Columbus Boulevard and Market...

Festival of Arts, Books, and Culture at JCC

Claire Hoffman ('12)/Eastside Staff

November 15, 2010

Cherry Hill’s Festival of Arts, Books, and Culture, held at the Jewish Community Center commenced its two week celebration of culture on November 7. Despite modest beginnings back in 1990, the mere ten authors who used to come to speak have now expanded to forty authors and other types of entertainers....

Creamy Acres provides a dose of Halloween fright

Laura Kane ('11)/ Eastside Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2010

During the chilly month of October, South Jersey residents seek ghoulish Halloween experiences. Running from powerful chainsaws, hiding from horrific ghosts and screaming in fear are just a few of the many ways to heighten the Halloween spirit. Take a ride on a turbulent hayride at Creamy Acres where...