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The future for Mars – the company behind M&M’s

The future for Mars – the company behind M&M’s

Maggie Murphy, Eastside Staff

June 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

M&M’s are a very popular candy among Americans, but there are many more flavors then the original milk chocolate. The company who manufactures this product, Mars, has yet to stop coming out with new flavors for the candy-coated chocolates. M&M’s were first introduced to the market on February 28, ...

Cherry Hill holds annual Memorial Day ceremony

Cherry Hill holds annual Memorial Day ceremony

Sophia Sitnick, Eastside Staff

May 31, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Cherry Hill Township observed Memorial Day on Monday with its annual ceremony honoring fallen soldiers, which took place beginning at 10:45 a.m. at the Municipal Complex on Mercer Street. In 1971, Memorial Day became a federal holiday which is observed on the last Monday of May each year. It prov...

Philly runs for a good cause at the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure

Philly runs for a good cause at the  Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure

Jaclynn Hernberg, Eastside Staff

May 31, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

The Susan G. Komen Philadelphia Race for the Cure took place on Sunday May 13, 2018 at Eakins Oval directly in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The race is a 5k run or run/walk in order to raise money for research to find a cure for breast cancer. People from all around the world travel to Phil...

’13 Reasons Why’, and the rising importance of mental awareness

’13 Reasons Why’, and the rising importance of mental awareness

Defne Alpdogan, Eastside Staff

May 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, Showcase

On May 19, anticipated teens and adults were finally able to access the second season of 13 Reasons Why. The cliffhanger that was left off in the first season left audiences hanging and captivated them to return to the second season. ​13 Reasons Why opened last year with a bang. It was one of Ne...

Honeygrow brings a ‘buzz’ to the Marlton restaurant scene

Honeygrow brings a ‘buzz’ to the Marlton restaurant scene

Sophia Sitnick, Eastside Staff

May 28, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

If necessity is the mother of invention, then one could probably say that soggy tofu is the father of the Honeygrow concept. Philadelphia based Honeygrow is the vision of founder Justin Rosenberg, a vegan who was searching for great-tasting, quick and healthy restaurant food. A noted gap in the h...

The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia shares Japanese culture with visitors

The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greater Philadelphia shares Japanese culture with visitors

Shir Goldfinger, Eastside Staff

May 22, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

A traditional Japanese Tea House stands near the entrance to greet visitors. The grounds are decorated with many fountains, sculptures, and flowers. But at the heart of it all, hundreds of gorgeous cherry blossoms branch over the guests from all around the world. The Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival of Greate...

Jersey Shore Alpacas

Jersey Shore Alpacas

Sophia Liang, Eastside Community Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Enjoy these additional photos from Jersey Shore Alpacas, an alpaca farm owned by Jim and Tish Carpinelli in Cape May, NJ. To read the complete story, check out Eastside’s May 2018 issue. 

Eastside calls for Cherry Hill Public Schools to receive fair funding

Eastside calls for Cherry Hill Public Schools to receive fair funding

Eastside Editorial Board

May 14, 2018


Filed under Eastside Special, Showcase

Across Cherry Hill, passionate students and parents fill hallways, social media groups and Board of Education meetings to air their grievances about the district’s 19 schools. It is no secret that class sizes are too large, grounds are not secure and the dingy buildings pose health and safety hazards. Eastside believes...

The Life of a Dancer — Louis Zimmermann

The Life of a Dancer — Louis Zimmermann

Louis Zimmermann, Eastside Opinions Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Twenty hours, six styles, 12 classes and 6 out of 7 days. In a nutshell of numbers, this is what my week consists of as a competitive dancer. And this routine starts in September and ends in June. Because of this immense training and energy I put into dance, I cannot stand by hearing another person excla...

East’s Small Engines teacher and Band instructor, Mr. Cecil Leonard, walks the red carpet at The 60th Annual Grammy Awards

East’s Small Engines teacher and Band instructor, Mr. Cecil Leonard, walks the red carpet at The 60th Annual Grammy Awards

Jacob Silvert, Eastside Staff

May 2, 2018


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

The 60th annual Grammy Awards were held in New York this year, the first time not in Los Angeles since 2003. James Corden, host of The Late Late Show, hosted the event in Madison Square Garden with a special guest appearance from Cherry Hill East’s own… Mr. Cecil Leonard. Invited along with his former drumming prodi...

Check out the Class of 2018 college commitments!

Check out the Class of 2018 college commitments!

May 1, 2018


Filed under Eastside Special, Showcase

As May 1 rolls around, a majority of East seniors have made their final commitments to colleges and universities across the globe. Check out the map below to see where everyone's going!

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...

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