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Many Glen Rock Students have taken part in the protests supported Black Lives.

GRHS Black Student Union brings awareness to issues in the black community

by Alex Vicinanza, Social Media Manager (Snapchat) June 15, 2020

With Black Lives Matter protests occurring worldwide, Kayla Stephenson took the opportunity to make a change in her own community.  In the beginning of her junior year at GRHS, Kayla started the Black...

Concetta works on the high school side of the cafeteria.

Q&A with the high school lunch lady, Concetta Colella

by Alex Vicinanza, Social Media Manager (Snapchat) January 16, 2020

Alex: First question: What is your name and how do you spell it? Concetta: Concetta Colella (she then writes it down on a napkin). Alex: Alright, When did you start working here and how did you hear...

Washington Capitals forward, Jakub Vrana scores beatiful shootout goal to defeat the Boston Bruins on October, 16.

NHL season off to surprising start with new teams leading the league

by Alex Vicinanza, Social Media Manager (Snapchat) November 18, 2019

As the NHL season comes closer to the All-Star break, many teams are surprising their fans with impressive records.  Local favorite teams, the New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils, are not playing...

The seniors were lead by the super fans.  From left to right: Jack Ferreri, Brett Callahan, Liam Miele, Spencer Lichtenstein, and Colin Consoli.

Pep rally excites students for athletics

by Alex Vicinanza, Social Media Manager (Snapchat) November 1, 2019

The pep rally was an enjoyable experience for students on Oct. 11. Seniors wore black, juniors wore red, sophomores wore white, and freshmen wore gray as the classes filled the bleachers in the gym...

Rolling Loud will take place at Citi Field.

Homecoming and hip hop festival scheduled for the same weekend

by Alex Vicinanza, Social Media Manager (Snapchat) October 7, 2019

With the school year in full swing, students often find themselves having to decide between two different activities on their schedule. On Friday, all grades will participate in the annual school pep...

The homecoming dance is on Saturday, October 12.

Restrictions to homecoming dance helps make the night fun for everyone

by Alex Vicinanza, Staff Writer October 2, 2019

With new regulations for the homecoming dance, students are anxious to get tickets before it’s too late.  A ticket for the Oct. 12 dance costs $20. In previous years, students could wait until the...

Andy spending time on his phone, despite having his work incompleted.

How cellphones are taking over students lives

by Alex Vicinanza and Michael Silver June 17, 2019

Alex’s Take on Phone Use To be honest, I am sort of a phone addict. In the last week, I have averaged 5 hours and 6 minutes of phone time per day. That’s a lot of time on my phone. Snapchat...

Glen Rock track star looking forward to Division 1

by Alex Vicinanza, Staff Writer May 7, 2019

Despite being a small town, Glen Rock is known around Bergen County for being very strong at sports. Some of these sports include hockey, soccer, lacrosse, and tennis. Two sports that don’t get enough...

Finding the most important piece of the pie

by Alex Vicinanza, Staff Writer April 1, 2019

  In Glen Rock, there are many options for when you are deciding where to eat. Glen Rock has options varying from Chinese to New York Deli style. One thing Glen Rock is known for is the pizza....

The picture above is the Fat Noobs logo.

How a high school student feels about Fat Noobs closing

by Alex Vicinanza, Staff Writer September 26, 2018

Local late night “fat sandwich” shop, Fat Noobs, was forced to close down on August 25th. Fat Noobs was located in downtown Glen Rock, where Bagel Gourmet is currently located. While Bagel Gourmet...

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