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The Senior Experience: What is Senior Trip like?

The Senior Experience: What is Senior Trip like?

Andrew Abate, Eastside Staff

April 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News/Features, Showcase

A couple weeks ago, I, among many other Seniors at Cherry Hill East, spent five days and four nights at Disney World and Universal Studios in Florida. The trip was a very unique experience. There were some aspects of the trip that I had not experienced the last time I was at Disney a couple of years...

“The Cross and the Light” Delivers the Modern Interpretation of Jesus’ Death and Resurrection

“The Cross and the Light” Delivers the Modern Interpretation of Jesus’ Death and Resurrection

Jamison Amistoso, Eastside Staff

April 23, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

“The Cross and the Light” (TCTL) Christian production group brought Jesus’ death and resurrection to life at Saint Andrews the Apostle Church in Gibbsboro, NJ on March 1-4, 2018. TCTL is a live musical performance that encapsulates the events from the death of Jesus to the time of Pentecost, the celeb...

Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month

Joshua Pipe, Nafessa Jaigirdar, Claire Joanson, Jon Calabrese, and Luke Shin

April 16, 2018


Filed under Community, News/Features, Showcase

Since its designation as Autism Awareness Month in 1970 by the Autism Society, the month of April has been a time of increased acceptance of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and the unique challenges that those who live with it face everyday. In observance of this month-long celebration and awareness campa...

Mr. Anything You Can Do (Harrison Smith) is crowned the 2018 Mr. East

Mr. Anything You Can Do  (Harrison Smith) is crowned the 2018 Mr. East

Ilana Arougheti, Eastside News/Features Editor

April 14, 2018


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

For the East community, April 13th was a wild night filled with tearaway pants, flamboyant choreography, middle-school flashbacks, and even a giant sock puppet. Described by this year’s chairladies as “the greatest show on Earth,” this year’s Mr. East competition was a dazzling, shameless festi...

The 31st Annual Mr. East Competition

The 31st Annual Mr. East Competition

April 12, 2018


Filed under Eastside Special, News/Features, Showcase

The 31st annual Mr. East pageant will take place this Friday, April 13, at 7:00 pm in the auditorium. Chairladies Sabrina DeAbreu (‘18), Maggie Hallinan (‘18), Jillian Rivera (‘18), and Hope Rosenblatt (‘18) are excited to present an exciting and entertaining night. This year’s contestan...

East Students participate in various activities surrounding gun violence prevention for civic engagement week.

East Students participate in various activities surrounding gun violence prevention for civic engagement week.

March 15, 2018


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

From making posters to writing letters to staging a walkout, East students have had the opportunity for their voices to be heard during this civic engagement week. A main discussion for this week was about gun violence prevention, with activities surrounding this important issue.

The Chocolate Expo makes for a sweet time

Defne Alpdogan, Eastside Staff

March 15, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Sweet smells traveled through the air as thousands of people lined up to enter the annual Chocolate Expo in Edison, NJ on Sunday, March 11. The Chocolate Expo is a convention filled with local chocolate and sweets as well as cheese-makers and winemakers who sample and sell their products. The C...

New Chickie’s & Pete’s restaurant to open in Marlton

New Chickie’s & Pete’s restaurant to open in Marlton

Sophia Sitnick, Eastside Staff

March 13, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Chickie’s & Pete’s, an iconic Philadelphia area sports bar, will soon open its newest restaurant on Route 73 in Marlton, at the former Champps location. Famous for their secret recipe Crabfries and delicious pub food, Chickie’s & Pete’s has been a favorite gathering place of sports fans for over 40 years. Following the su...

A Lookback at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

A Lookback at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

Jacob Graff, Eastside Staff

March 9, 2018


Filed under Professional Sports, Showcase, Sports

As the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine comes to a close, let’s take a closer look at some notable performances and how it could shake up teams’ rankings as they head into the draft. There are five big name quarterbacks this year and the Combine had an effect for four. Sam Darnold (USC), Josh Rosen (UCLA),...

Sarah Pintel (’19) commits to George Washington University to play volleyball

Sarah Pintel (’19) commits to George Washington University to play volleyball

Sophie Levine and Jilly Wulwick

March 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

For most athletes who commit to playing their desired sport in college, their story starts the same. Most of the time, these athletes have been playing their sport since the young age of three or four. However, Sarah Pintel’s (‘19) story was written a little bit differently, but the results were...

The 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show aims to show the “Wonders of Water.”

The 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show aims to show the “Wonders of Water.”

Allie Graham, Eastside Staff

March 9, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Have no fear, spring is almost here.The 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show is guaranteed to brighten up any gloomy late-winter day. The show takes place from March 3 to 11 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The theme of this year’s show being “Wonders of Water,” it will surely demonstrate the life-sustaining...

East Ice Hockey is victorious over HLV

East Ice Hockey is victorious over HLV

Maddy Cicha, Eastside Staff

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Cherry Hill East Ice Hockey team defeated HLV on Friday, March 2, with a score of 5-2. This was the second game of the playoffs for the title of State Champion. After HLV won the first, East’s win now forces a third game between the teams for Monday, March 5. By the end of the game, East proved to have ...

Eastside Predicts the 2018 Academy Awards!

Eastside Predicts the 2018 Academy Awards!

Jacob Kernis, Eastside Sports Editor

March 3, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Every March, Hollywood has their most prestigious awards show, the Academy Awards. The Academy Awards, also referred to as the Oscars, give critics, actors and filmmakers an opportunity to be rewarded for their achievements in the past year’s array of films. Based on the results of previous award s...

East students stage a walkout in protest

East students stage a walkout in protest

Ilana Arougheti and Claire Joanson

February 27, 2018


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

A student-organized walkout took place at Cherry Hill High School East on the morning of February 27, 2018. At around 7:30 a.m., on the morning announcements, principal Dr. Dennis Perry acknowledged that he had heard plans for a walkout. He expressed concern for the safety of students who plann...

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