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Social Media & Its Effect on Teenagers

Social Media & Its Effect on Teenagers
Lucy Bongiorno, Writer January 20, 2021

Social media is arguably one of the biggest time consumers in teenagers’ daily lives. A 2018 Pew Research Center of about 750 thirteen to seventeen-year-olds showed that about 45% are continuously online...

Fashion Trends Of 2020

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Riley Scollard January 20, 2021

  This was a year of many ups and downs, quarantining, finding many new hobbies, and lots of time away from school, along with many mixed emotions. Aside from all of the negatives of 2020, lots...

Winter or Summer- the Ongoing Debate

Winter or Summer- the Ongoing Debate
Lucy Bongiorno and Riley Scollard January 19, 2021

Lucy: In a state where we experience all four seasons, people have many different opinions on which one is the most favored. However, with my experience from living here my whole life, summer is obviously...

Cell Phone Situations

Cell Phone Situations
Bridget Belden, Writer November 3, 2020

Last year the rules on cell phones were strict, but with COVID-19 everything has seemed to change. I do not have a cell phone, but last year the rules were clear: cell phones stayed in your locker from...

Trick Or Sick

Trick Or Sick
Abby Houghton, Editor in Chief October 26, 2020

Is it safe to go trick or treating this year? This is the question on many minds as Halloween nears. No one wants to speed up the spread of COVID-19, but not being able to trick-or-treat would ruin Halloween...

COVID Cleaning

COVID Cleaning
Abby Houghton, Editor in Chief October 15, 2020

One of the many changes during COVID is cleaning. After every class, we have to clean our desk and chair. Teachers are asked to stop class five- two minutes early and take around a cleaning bucket with...

Mask Fashion: My Opinion On Masks

Mask Fashion: My Opinion On Masks
Wren Walker, Writer October 9, 2020

Masks don’t help you, they help the people around you. And other people wearing masks help you. I’ve heard it a lot and you have too, but it’s true. I don’t like to wear them, but it is required...

Hobbies

Abby Houghton, EMS Reporter April 8, 2020

I’m not going to sugar coat it; being stuck at home is really, really boring for most people. If it is not boring for you, you’re very lucky. Most people have now started up a new hobby. My new hobby...

How music can effect people

How music can effect people
Aiden Preston November 22, 2019

Music is something universal that lets people come together to cherish, whether it's music from ancient tribal traditions or just pop music on the car radio. Music has been around for a profoundly long...

Wearing backpacks in school

Wearing backpacks in school
Drew Zrimec November 13, 2019

“Oops, my planner is in my locker. Can I get it? ”   “Yes, but that's a Not Prepared.” This is an everyday problem here at East. Students forget their pencils and other materials. They...

Is Homework Reasonable?

Is Homework Reasonable?
Isabel Espinoza, Abby McDonough, and Isabel Seymour October 24, 2019

Like all of us, I am at school from 7 a.m. to 2:31 p.m. Then I have volleyball practice until 5:30 p.m. Twice a week I have games that take as long as two hours. I’m tired.  But when I get home,...

Conspiracy Theories

Conspiracy Theories
Hannah Abner, EMS Press Reporter March 8, 2019

Americans are obsessed with creating conspiracy theories. Several are extremely popular with lots of believers, no matter how crazy they seem. One big one that a lot of people support is the theory...

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