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NBA Summer League game being played at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, United States.

NBA needs to go back to ‘The Bubble’ if they want a safe and fair season

by Rob Zamparelli, Co-Editor-in-Chief February 25, 2021

If the NBA wants to have a fair and safe season they must go back to the bubble format that was very successful from last season. Even though the NBA has tough restrictions on the players on what they...

Above is a water fountain closed off due to the pandemic.

Students face challenge with limited water access in school during pandemic

by Rob Zamparelli, Co-Editor-in-Chief January 14, 2021

The cafeteria is one place where most students go everyday. However, this year the cafeteria is much different than previous years. The cafeteria is open during lunch for those who do not wish to leave...

Bitcoin is back, is it here to stay?

Bitcoin is back, is it here to stay?

by Kevin Lederer, Social Media Manager (Facebook) December 23, 2020

Amidst a time of such uncertainty, one thing is certain - the price of the popular cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, is showing no signs of slowing down. What seemed to be a dead fad has now surpassed all-time...

Freshmen meet outside with their mentors during a meeting in October.

Freshman Mentor Club proceeds despite unique challenges

by Rob Zamparelli, Co-Editor-in-Chief December 1, 2020

Despite Covid- 19 affecting many aspects of the school systems, the Freshmen Mentor Club is continuing its efforts to help new freshmen with the transition from the middle school to the high school. The...

Ty Scherer, Senior, celebrates in the endzone following his second rushing touchdown in a 28-6 win over Hawthorne Friday night

Glen Rock dominates Hawthorne creating 3-way tie atop division

by James Stewart, Sports Beat Manager October 27, 2020

Glen Rock -- The Glen Rock Panthers proved all doubters wrong with a dominating 28-6 win over the first place Hawthorne Bears on Friday, Oct. 23. The Panthers had a horrendous first quarter and Coach...

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the DMV has been closed for around three months now. Thousands of drivers tests have been postponed, which will cause a huge backlog at the DMV.

A temporary solution for postponed driver’s tests

by Michael Silver, Chief Sports Beat Manager (Football, Hockey, Baseball) June 12, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, road tests across the country have been unable to take place for the past two months. The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will be backed up with people waiting to take...

Banners have been hung up alongside the fences along the tennis courts and behind the upper turf field, with each banner saying the name of a graduating senior.

Glen Rocks makes plan to honor the senior class

by Rob Zamparelli and Michael Silver June 3, 2020

Although the senior class of 2020 will not be able to get back the experiences lost due to the COVID-19 pandemic, accommodations can be made to give them a proper sendoff to honor their graduation.  High...

Glen Rock High School changes online learning schedule

by Rob Zamparelli and Andrew Kastelman March 21, 2020

For the upcoming school week, March 23-27, Glen Rock High School will change their online learning schedule.  Wednesday will become a single session day, where students will see every class for 25...

What do students think about the proposed restructuring?

by The Glen Echo March 10, 2020

Grace Huisking, 12 - “We should probably have two principals, because I want my principal to know my name.” Sarina Trivedi, 10 -  “6th graders are not going to feel comfortable going to a brand...

Ms. Helder Office located in the Senior hallway.

Q&A with Student Assistance Counselor Danielle Helder

by Rob Zamparelli, Social Media Manager (Twitter) January 29, 2020

Rob Zamparelli: What do you do here at Glen Rock? Danielle Helder: The title is Student Assistance Counselor. But it's a little different than a typical... it's called a SAC position. It's a little different...

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