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From rehearsal to performance

From rehearsal to performance

by Madelyn Willoughby, Copy Editor

April 29, 2019

The most exciting part of student directing for Isabel Siggers was being able to see her play come alive on stage after many rehearsals. She loved to see her actors take just a little bit of her direction and make it into a live action show with lots of small details and interaction. She loved the mome...

100 years of the NFL

100 years of the NFL

by Will Casey, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

The NFL is coming up on its one hundredth season in 2019. Over the last 99 years, the NFL has grown from a small ten team league to a 32 team billion dollar business that dominates television in the United States, and recently across the globe. NFL viewership today is filled with people of all races...

Are grades really necessary?

April 3, 2019

Since the beginning of the education system, the term “grading” has always been ill-defined by both students and educators. Some struggle to determine what it means to a student. It is unclear whether grades are motivators, incentivizes, or academic challenges that a student must excel in, to be...

Finding Time: the struggle for high school students to focus on academics and extracurriculars

by Andrew Kastelman, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

“Ring!” The school bell sounds ending the long, seven hour school day. You just had an AP Biology and Algebra II test along with three classes of note-taking, and now have homework for five subjects due tomorrow and need to study for another test. But before you can focus on schoolwork, you ...

Finding the most important piece of the pie

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 two most well-known  joints in Glen Rock are Francesca Brick Oven Pizza & Pasta and John’s ...

Fostering for a cause

Fostering for a cause

by Christine Nappi, Copy Editor

April 23, 2018

After a tattered and pregnant stray pitbull unexpectedly gave birth on an Georgia resident’s property, she and her newborn puppies were shot to death by the landowner. It wasn’t until a rescuer came by when they noticed one puppy, Fawn, that had survived the attack. She was soon brought to safety....

Composting at Glen Rock High School: How an apple becomes a pancake

by Anastasia Zenkevich, Copy Editor

March 15, 2018

The environmental classes work hard in order to make Glen Rock High School a more environmentally friendly place. Their primary concern currently is self sustainability. This is achieved through their composting program. They collect fruit scraps and various products people throw into the garbage. This it...

Painting the fashion industry

by Christine Nappi, Copy Editor

January 30, 2018

While she was scrolling through Pinterest, senior Emily Males discovered a plethora of art illustrated on articles of denim and was inspired to create a denim masterpiece of her own. She painted a “pop-art” design on the back of an old denim jacket, and after receiving compliments from many she decid...

On the Air with Arlotta: June 2016

June 15, 2016

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Under the Rock: Episode 10

February 11, 2016

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