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Boy’s basketball falls to Eastern 56-45

Boy’s basketball falls to Eastern 56-45

Adam Dashevsky, Eastside Sports Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under East Sports, Showcase, Sports

December is a time for holiday festivities, seeing family, and playing in the snow. For many students at Cherry Hill East though, December means the return of basketball. The East Cougars came into Thursday’s game against the Eastern Vikings with a chip on their shoulder after losing a tight game to...

Drop it like it’s a New Year’s celebration

Drop it like it’s a New Year’s celebration

David Le, Eastside Underground Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Underground

Continued from December Issue. In the United States, many of us recognize the iconic tradition of dropping a giant ball in Times Square, New York City, to ring in the New Year. Millions of people from around the world watch this famous event take place. With this much popularity, many towns and citi...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi; A new thriller from a galaxy far, far away

Star Wars: The Last Jedi; A new thriller from a galaxy far, far away

Maddie Armstrong, Eastside Staff

December 18, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Star Wars, the most prominent movie franchise in pop culture history, has returned with its eighth entry into the Skywalker saga; Star Wars: The Last Jedi. For the past two years since the highly-anticipated release of The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi has been subject to perhaps the same amount of hype but wi...

Students share their Hanukkah traditions around East

Students share their Hanukkah traditions around East

Samantha Roehl, Eastside Staff

December 18, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

“You have your menorah [and] you light your candles. We light the shamash and take the shamash and light each candle from right to left. We say the prayer… And then what we [used to] do… was hide the present in the house. And they would hide it under a blanket, hide it on a shelf, play hot or cold...

Net Neutrality dissolves

Net Neutrality dissolves

Joshua Pipe, Eastside News-Features Editor

December 18, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC)’s 3-2 vote earlier Thursday repealed net neutrality measures implemented under Barack Obama. Back in the day, when big news broke, someone would run into a newsroom and scream, “stop the presses.” With the advancement of communications technology from ...

YouTube Red: a new way to stream

YouTube Red: a new way to stream

Cloe Linden, Eastside Staff

December 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Entertainment is a form of activity that holds the attention of an audience or provides a distraction or escape from reality. It can come in many forms including audio, visual and physical. YouTube, is one of the biggest entertainment websites in the world that provides audio and visual entertainment....

“It’s a Wonderful Life” continues recent theater success at East

“It’s a Wonderful Life” continues recent theater success at East

Karissa Murray, Eastside Staff

December 7, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

On Friday, December 1, the curtains rose on Cherry Hill East’s production of “It’s a Wonderful Life,” a holiday classic cherished by many, as it radiates the values people hold dearest this time of year: the importance of family, friendship, and the gift of giving. The audience watches as the mai...

The Interact Club writes handwritten thank-you letters to veterans to celebrate Veteran’s Day

The Interact Club writes handwritten thank-you letters to veterans to celebrate Veteran’s Day

Sophia Sitnick, Eastside Staff

December 4, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

In observance of Veterans Day,  the Interact Club at Cherry Hill East is busy preparing handwritten letters of gratitude for our nation’s veterans. During the past week, students involved in the club have been creating colorful and thoughtful cards to thank military veterans for their service. The...

Christmas classic, “It’s a Wonderful Life” comes to the East stage

Christmas classic, “It’s a Wonderful Life” comes to the East stage

Rachel Mirsen and Ali Pollack

December 1, 2017


Filed under News/Features, Showcase

“It’s a Wonderful Life” is a Christmas classic that Americans have watched for years. Now, Cherry Hill East theater is adapting the classic film for the stage, anticipating that any viewer from age five to ninety five can find something to enjoy about this show.  The show centers around George Bailey, playe...

LaScala’s Fire in Marlton makes an appetizing splash.

LaScala’s Fire in Marlton makes an appetizing splash.

Jaclynn Hernberg, Eastside Staff

November 30, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

LaScala’s Fire opened its doors in 2016 and brought the taste of the Philadelphia tradition to its new home in South Jersey. They serve traditional Italian cuisine and wood fired pizza, while relaxing in their updated modern atmosphere. The restaurant is located in the Promenade off of Route 73 in Ma...

Annual Craft Show comes to Ocean City on October 10th

Annual Craft Show comes to Ocean City on October 10th

Jaclynn Hernberg, Eastside Staff

November 30, 2017


Filed under Community, Showcase

The annual craft show held in Ocean City, New Jersey will head back to the shore on Saturday, October 10 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. spanning from 5th Street to 14th Street on Asbury Avenue. This craft fair has free entry and parking on all streets and city parking lots because it is open to the public. More ...

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is Coming!

Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is Coming!

Samuel Grossman, Eastside Staff

November 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

https://twitter.com/VanityFair/status/917610660430864384 The Hype Train is nearing full speed now that the wait for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi is almost over. The movie, releasing on December 15, 2017, will pick up right where Episode VII: The Force Awakens(2015) left off. This is unus...

2017 Video Games Review

2017 Video Games Review

Isaac Leibowitz, Eastside Staff

November 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

​This year has been quite the year for video games. There have been multiple video games that have come out that are very popular. These games consist of NBA 2K18, Madden NFL 18, and Destiny 2. These games not only have many new features, but they also bring in a lot of money for the companies that...

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