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The 2020 NFL season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, led by 43 year-old QB Tom Brady, defeating the favored Kansas City Chiefs in a blowout 31-9 victory in the Super Bowl.

2020 NFL Season Recap

by Michael Silver, Managing Editor February 26, 2021

The 2020 NFL season was most definitely one for the history books. The COVID-19 pandemic put the season in grave danger, but we are more than fortunate to have been able to witness a completed season even...

COVID-19 vaccine recipients receive a card to log the dates of when they received their first and second doses.

Students voice their opinions on COVID-19 vaccine in survey

by Michael Silver, Managing Editor February 5, 2021

The United States has begun distributing the COVID-19 vaccine, but the unknown of it has caused many people to hesitate receiving it. Frequently asked questions include: Is the vaccine safe? What are...

The 2019-2020 squad stands for the National Anthem before their matchup against West Essex.

Hockey team welcomes modified 2021 season

by Michael Silver, Managing Editor January 5, 2021

The 2020-2021 New Jersey high school hockey season, along with all of the other winter sports, remain in jeopardy after Governor Phil Murphy announced the second postponement of all winter sports on Nov....

Student-council president Connor Cunningham spent much of his summer participating in outdoor activities. Here he can be seen kayaking off the coast of Martha's Vineyard.

The rise of COVID-19 brings increased anxiety along with it

by Michael Silver, Managing Editor November 24, 2020

While COVID-19 has taken its toll on the physical well-being of millions of people, the world is forgetting about its impact on mental health. While we are slowly adapting back to our pre-virus lives,...

Freshman leader follows in brother's footsteps

Freshman leader follows in brother’s footsteps

by Kevin Lederer, Social Media Manager (Facebook) October 7, 2020

Every year we elect students in our grade for student council. Jacob Cece, a freshman who is this year’s treasurer, has a lot to say about his position and goals for the year.  Cece decided to run...

Fall sports are hoping to be able to start there season according to schedule, although the chances of this happening are not in their favor.

Our take on the 2020-2021 season

by Michael Silver and Rob Zamparelli June 15, 2020

As summer sports training is expected to start for all high school teams on July 13th, there is speculation that the fall sports season will be unable to start on time. Summer practices have already been...

The 2019 baseball team poses for a picture after their last game. Little did the returning athletes know that their 2020 season would be in jeopardy.

Student-athletes hope for shortened season

by Michael Silver and Robert Zamparelli May 4, 2020

If New Jersey is lucky enough to get the slightest of a spring-sports season, there would be new complications to come along with it.  The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) ...

Owner Sal Reina takes a selfie in front of the the glove boxes that he will be donating to local hospitals.

Francesca rallies in face of COVID-19

by Michael Silver, Chief Sports Beat Manager (Football, Hockey, Baseball) April 27, 2020

It is arguable that small businesses, including Francesca Brick Oven Pizza & Pasta, have been hit the hardest by COVID-19. However, the pandemic has shown us that difficult times bring out the best...

Jamie Hricay takes the time out of her day to pose for a picture in the trainer's room.

Q & A with trainer Jamie Hricay

by Michael Silver, Chief Sports Beat Manager (Football, Hockey, Baseball) January 15, 2020

Michael: The first thing is your name and how to spell it. Jamie: Jamie Hricay. JAMIE HRICAY. M: How long have you been working at Glen Rock for as a trainer? J: I’ve been working here since...

The Glen Echo poses for a photo during the Garden State Scholastic Press Association's Fall Student Press Day Conference at Rutgers University.

The Glen Echo travels to Rutgers for student press conference

by Michael Silver, Chief Sports Beat Writer (Football, Hockey, Baseball) November 11, 2019

The Glen Echo traveled to Rutgers University on Oct. 28 for Garden State Scholastic Press Association’s Fall Student Press Day Conference. The Editor-In-Chief of The Glen Echo, Isis Kirkland, took...

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