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The Student News Site of East Lyme High School

The Viking Saga

The Viking Saga

The Viking Saga

DON’T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER:

DON’T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER:

CECILE HORST
September 9, 2022

‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’ By: Stephen Chbosky There is a reason that this book has become the cult classic that it has. Regardless to whether or not you have watched the movie, read the...

The Heartbreak of the One-sided Affair

CECILE HORST
September 7, 2022

From Emma Chamberlain to Harry Styles, there is no denying that almost all celebrities have a fan base of some sort. Being a fan of a celebrity is not an uncommon occurrence and isn’t necessarily harmful....

DON’T STICK TO THE STATUS QUO:  ‘High School Musical’

DON’T STICK TO THE STATUS QUO: ‘High School Musical’

CECILE HORST
June 7, 2022

The start of something new is in the midst with “High School Musical” on the horizon. When it comes to musicals at ELHS, there is typically a certain niche that comes to mind. But just as the plot...

Art Students Succeed in Competitive Local Gallery

FIONA SAMUELSON
June 7, 2022

24 pieces of student artwork were entered in the Old Lyme Academy of Fine Arts Shoreline competition this April. East Lyme’s turnout was highly successful this year as 22 of the 24 pieces earned...

Streaming Services Are Losing Their Value

Streaming Services Are Losing Their Value

March 21, 2022

Decisions of streaming organizations have shifted student preferences JOSH MORWAY In recent years, streaming services have taken the world by storm. Few days pass without the mention of shows from...

Students Pursue a Career in the Arts

Students Pursue a Career in the Arts

March 21, 2022

The underrated career path makes strides in ELHS CECILE HORST Arts schools are often stigmatized as undignified, but for ELHS students, taking the leap is worth the risk to make an impact in the...

Is It Damaging, Or is It Art?

Is It Damaging, Or is It Art?

March 20, 2022

Licorice pizza and Euphoria explore controversial themes NOELLE AVENA LICORICE PIZZA I will always be a defender of a creator to be able to explore all themes in their art, but 2021 movie “Licorice...

Winter Market Banishes Cold Weather Blues

Winter Market Banishes Cold Weather Blues

March 3, 2022

Buy some of your favorite plants and fresh baked goods at your local farmers market KYLEE JOHNSTON Fresh, chilled air, and natural light peers through the greenhouse. The smell of fresh flowers...

What’s a Wordle?

What’s a Wordle?

March 3, 2022

Behind the internet phenomenon and new ELHS online rageADAM DICKIE If you’ve walked through the commons or been on social media apps like Twitter, you’ve probably been exposed to Wordle in one...

Poetry Out Loud Gives Voice to the Students

Poetry Out Loud Gives Voice to the Students

March 3, 2022

The competition gives students more than just knowledge of poetry, but a voice CECILE HORST “It was such an experience. I normally hate public speaking, but I remember after I sat back down from...

Crippling Phone Addictions Consume Many

Crippling Phone Addictions Consume Many

February 28, 2022

Students’ and teachers’ phone addictions disrupt daily life KYLEE JOHNSTON Can you pinpoint the moment when you stopped being a carefree kid and started living your life through a screen? Neither...

Why ‘Teen Beach Movie’ is a Cinematic Masterpiece

Why ‘Teen Beach Movie’ is a Cinematic Masterpiece

February 28, 2022

QUINN DWYER “Teen Beach Movie” is a 2013 Disney Channel original movie that reached 8.4 million viewers on its first premiere and is today the third highest rated movie in Disney Channel history....

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