Eastside

A preview of East’s last choral concert of the school year

Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor

May 20, 2010

East’s last choral concert of the academic year is tonight at 7:30 and is sure to end the year on a good note. Some highlights of the performances include Vocal Workshop’s “Jai Ho,” complete with dancers, “O Sifuni...

One Acts preview

Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor

April 14, 2010

Last week, six students who submitted a One Acts proposal were chosen to direct their own show at East. The student director chooses, casts and directs a show made up of one act to be performed. The chosen directors picked their...

East’s annual coffee house helps the CARES Institute

Brooke Weiss (’10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor and Meredith Medoway ('10)/ Eastside Entertainment Editor

January 24, 2010

Cherry Hill East’s 5th annual coffee house brought smiles and laughter to the nearly 700 people in attendance, much like the cheer its profits will bring to the children of this year’s selected charity, the CARES Institute....

Barefoot Editors: Holiday special

Shelly Tan ('10)/ Eastside Video Editor

December 25, 2009

Meredith, Andrew, and special guest Brooke Weiss (News/Features Editor) make some delicious holiday treats. Recipes: Gingerbread Cookies Ingredients: 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp. salt 1½ tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. ground cinnamon 1...

Spirit Week Dance Competition recap

Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor and Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor

November 24, 2009

The amazing turnout at the 2009 spirit week dances foreshadowed an exciting night, with the crowd literally snaking in front of the auditorium. The freshmen, as the Department of Treasury, began with violinist Paul Roman collecting...

Lab Theater fall performance preview

Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor and Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor

October 5, 2009

In preparation for the Halloween season, Lab Theater will be performing three shows on October 9 and 10 that are meant to send chills down the audience’s spines. First, “The Veldt,” directed by Mr. Weaver, is about parents...

Fall Preview Concert this Thurs, Oct 30

Brooke Weiss ('10)/Eastside News and Features Editor

October 28, 2008

This Thursday, October 30th, East's music department will hold its Fall Preview Concert at 7:30. The Fall Preview Concert offers every East music group - vocal and instrumental - the chance to perform one piece. "It is one of ...

Lake of “Killer Amoeba” cause scare

Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside Editorial Assistant

October 28, 2007

Don’t underestimate the microscopic lake amoebae – they’re stronger than they look. This year, the amoebae, whose scientific name is the Naegleria fowleri, has killed six boys. From 1995 to 2004, 23 people were killed in t...

Small bug, huge threat

Brooke Weiss ('10)/ Eastside News/Features Editor

July 17, 2007

During the summer when the trees are covered in leaves, it seems that only the following season will endanger the trees. However, this is not the case. During late spring and early summer, starting around mid-May, gypsy m...