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The Viking Saga

The Viking Saga

The Student News Site of East Lyme High School

The Viking Saga

The Viking Saga

The Viking Saga

Summer Bucket List – Kylee Johnston Edition

Kylee Johnston
May 23, 2023

readathon (read, eat, sleep, repeat)   make homemade ice cream   bake off with friends (healthy competition and yummy food   watersports (wakeboard, body surf,...

U.S. TikTok Ban: What’s Going On?

SOPHIA VANDERMAELEN
May 23, 2023

In 2020, a national TikTok ban was discussed by the Trump administration. Now it’s 2023, and the Biden administration is revisiting this ban. This would mean the removal of TikTok from the app store,...

Oliver McCoy Commits to Columbia

FIONA SAMUELSON
May 23, 2023

“I applied to a lot of [schools] not really believing I would have gotten in. But, if we’re playing a game of statistics, the way I look at it, attending prestigious schools is a game of luck and the...

Controversial Town Budget Moves To Referendum

TED BERGMAN
May 23, 2023

Next year’s town budget currently sits in the hands of the people: EL voters will go to the polls today to vote whether or not to approve the budget as adopted by the Board of Finance (BOF), roughly...

How to Avoid Fast Fashion and Micro Trends

JEN WALLACE
May 3, 2023

Cheap, low quality clothes fill up our landfills. Clothes from fast fashion companies such as Shein, are poorly made with synthetic materials that are unable to decompose. While these clothes may be in...

From Novel to Movie: ‘American Born Chinese’

MAYA GARROW
May 3, 2023

Covering diverse topics and portraying a vast understanding of complex issues such as race and identity, Gene Luen Yang’s graphic novel “American Born Chinese” will be entering the world of mainstream...

Most Defining Albums of Each Decade

TED BERGMAN
May 3, 2023

1960s: “The Velvet Underground & Nico” – The Velvet Underground & Nico I was very tempted to pick The Beach Boys and their iconic California surf-pop sound in the deeply introspective “Pet...

Inside look on ELHS Girls Tennis

Kylee Johnston
April 25, 2023

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Bright Colors and Animal Masks Take Over NYFW

GABBY MOORE
March 28, 2023

Sequins, bright, flashing colors, and animal masks stole the show at this year’s February New York Fashion Week. While a variety of styles appeared during the many shows and runways, vibrant colors...

‘Slings and Arrows’: ELHS Senior Garners Multiple Awards with Short Film

GINNY BULLER
March 28, 2023

ELHS senior Aiden T. Rodgers produced and directed an award-winning drama: “Slings and Arrows.” The mature short film bunkers three friends debating topics such as death, suicide, and beliefs in the...

Podcasts: An Underrated Form of Entertainment

SOPHIA VANDERMAELEN
March 28, 2023

‘Moments’ with Lexi Hidalgo Every time I listen to “Moments,” I leave feeling understood, inspired, and like my mental health has been uplifted. Hidalgo is a wonderful, inspiring person who...

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