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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


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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...

Perry holds impromptu meeting to discuss student concerns

Perry holds impromptu meeting to discuss student concerns

Eric First and Jared Fisch

February 26, 2018


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Students gathered in C-wing intersection prior to the start of school Monday, February 26 for a “sit-in,” protesting a controversial issue that formed last week. In order to calm situations down and address students’ concerns, Principal Dr. Dennis Perry made an announcement calling for an assembly in the ...

The Aftermath of the Parkland Shooting: How can Cherry Hill take action?

The Aftermath of the Parkland Shooting: How can Cherry Hill take action?

Elissa Cohen, Jared Fisch, Sari Cohen, and Hope Rosenblatt

February 25, 2018


Filed under Eastside Special, Eastside Special, News/Features, Showcase

In the wake of the recent Parkland shooting, more and more people are starting to draw attention to the issue of gun violence. At Cherry Hill East, this tragedy has caused particular distress amongst many parents, students, and teachers. Read on to learn all about the effects the shooting has had on...

Passariello’s offers a twist on Italian Dining

Passariello’s offers a twist on Italian Dining

Sam Resnick, Eastside Staff

February 21, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

Personally, I love Italian food, be it pasta, risotto or pizza. I have probably been to over 50 Italian restaurants in my life, and none of them have left me disappointed. Trying Passariello’s for the first time made me nervous about losing my streak, but thankfully, I did not. Upon entering, my...

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