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The 4th Annual Mary Kline Classic will take place on Saturday, May 31st, at 6 PM at West Orange High School in New Jersey.

[VIDEO] The 4th annual Mary Kline Classic will be local

May 29, 2014

Alex Kline, owner and publisher of, is back at it with his fourth year running a charity event benefitting cancer research, The Mary Kline Classic (MKC). The MKC will take place...

As she breaks through a swarm of defense, Alex Beilman scores a goal against her opponents.

[VIDEO] Not ‘crossed out

Nervous was an understatement. Alex Beilman was more than nervous. She was not emotionally ready to hear that her dreams of playing college lacrosse were shattered. Her parents tried to reassure her. Despite their calming influence, she was anxious. She dialed the phone and prepared to tell her story –
April 25, 2014

“I was really bad back then. Really flimsy,” she recalled with a laugh. Lacrosse is a big part of Beilman’s life, but she didn’t actually start playing until she was in seventh grade. Before...

Comfortable on his home court, Khalil Williams jokes around in front of the camera.

[VIDEO] On the road to success

April 11, 2014

GLEN ROCK, N.J. – In basketball, it takes a whole team to turn a flagging reputation around. But it takes certain inspiring athletes to do just that, serving as a rallying point for the team. That...

Students flock to the media center during open periods to complete assignments and homework, but the media center isnt always open to all students.  What improvements can be made to the technology at Glen Rock High School?

[VIDEO] Press power to restart our computers

With growing pressure to improve the technology in school, The Glen Echo looks for answers.
April 4, 2014

6:30 am. Somewhere deep in sleep, a distant beeping noise can be heard. The subconscious brushes it off, forcing it to make sense logically in the context of what the mind’s perceives as reality....

Sophomore class officer, Juliana Roddy, practices Zumba with faculty members: Ms. Lesley Breuer, Ms. Rochelle Forstot, Ms. Kirsys Guevarez, and Ms. Marisa Davitt.  The Zumba dance was choreographed by Ms. Breuer.

[VIDEO] Student-teacher talent show line-up sure to entertain

March 5, 2014

An old tradition is returning to Glen Rock High School: the Student-Teacher Talent Show. The original Teacher Talent show ended a few years ago, as the class that came up with the idea had graduated...

[VIDEO] Zeus slowly being resurrected

February 27, 2014

The tech department is currently in the process of restoring the Graphics Zeus folder after it was taken captive and held for ransom.  They are restoring the files from the backups, and some of the folders...

This image, reputedly from the hacking group Cryptorbit, demands a ransom to retrieve encrypted files.  Luckily for GRHS, that wont be necessary.

[VIDEO] School art folder infected, files held for ‘ransom’

February 25, 2014

The graphics folder—the cloud storage location for High School student images—has been held for ransom. Our school has been asked to pay half of a Bitcoin, which is roughly $600, to ensure the safe...

Alex Dragona, Class President.

[VIDEO] Dragona Looks to End Year on the Right Foot

February 18, 2014

Alex Dragona has now spent three years implementing ideas and planning new events as president of the class of 2014. Dragona talked to The Glen Echo about his role as President in the past three years...

Midterm reviews come in all shapes and sizes: this year, it happens to be a half day.  (Pictured: Mr. McCrarys classroom)

[VIDEO] Midterms are Here

January 27, 2014

January is an interesting time of the year. It is a time for to celebrate the New Year and make resolutions. And if you are a high school student, it is also a time to re-study everything you have learned...

Holding a memorable classic from his childhood, Anthony DOnofrio is one of the winners of the pickleball tournament and a member of the basketball team.

[VIDEO] The Chronicles of Anthony D’Onofrio

The Glen Echo talked to the one and only Anthony D'Onofrio, the most interesting man in the world next to that guy in the commercials.
January 13, 2014

Anthony D’Onofrio is a fun-loving senior that loves his Pandas and always looks to be featured in The Glen Echo by Pat Lawless. PL: We are here live with Anthony D’Onofrio. Anthony how are you today? AD:...

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