‘Wall of Honor’ Celebrates East Lyme Veterans

‘Wall of Honor’ Celebrates East Lyme Veterans

November 16, 2023

Jack Rheinhold: On June 1, 1968 Mr. Rheinhold was one of the many men aged 18-30 drafted to serve in the Vietnam War. A decade ago, Reinhold would not have been comfortable discussing this. He believes...

Senior Ryan Novick volunteers his time to Flanders teachers and students through his club.

New ‘Friends of Flanders’ Club Rewards Teachers and Students

November 16, 2023

Picture yourself from elementary school: you were a lot shorter, you had baby teeth, and you got excited every time you saw a lollipop. That same kid that got excited over a lollipop was also excited for...

The Velvet Mill appears to be a run-down,
abandoned factory from the outside.

Velvet Mill: A Transformed Piece of History

October 4, 2023

From the outside, Stonington’s Velvet Mill doesn’t look like much at all. Actually, it kind of just looks like a run-down, old brick factory. But once inside, the Velvet Mill transforms into...

Class of 2025 celebrated Spirit Week with enthusiasm.

Past To Present: Spirit Week Over the Years

October 4, 2023

Whether you’re a senior experiencing a fourth ELHS Spirit Week, or a freshman who doesn’t know quite what to expect, there’s no doubt that you’ve heard from older siblings or upperclassmen the...

Father Dinoto blessing a dog during the St. Francis blessing ceremony on the St. Johns Green.

Churches Worldwide Bless Their Pets

October 4, 2023

Imagine holy water splashed on your face while a priest reads the line, “Blessed are you, Lord our God, in all your creatures! Amen.” This is what it is like for many pets during the blessing of the...

This accessory display greets customers from the front door, showcasing the Bogg Bag, and more.

‘Northern Prep Meets Southern Charm’ At Pearls & Plaid

September 13, 2023

When entering Pearls & Plaid on Main Street, a pink beach umbrella pulled my attention to a huge accessory display. The display featured purses, jewelry, candles, mugs, hats, and more. The store seemed...

T&B Provisions:  More Than a Sandwich Shop

T&B Provisions: More Than a Sandwich Shop

September 13, 2023

Tucked away in a quaint plaza on Niantic Main Street lies T&B Provisions, a small but tasty café that serves a variety of breakfast and lunch items. T&B Provisions opened in April 2023 and...

Mr. McIvor attends a sumo wrestling tournament to learn more about Japanese traditions.

McIvor Explores Japan Through Fund for Teachers Grant

August 27, 2023

This summer, ELHS history teacher Collin McIvor was given the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel to Japan. He was traveling with a purpose: the entire trip was meant to further his understanding...

Ms. Buckley shows the various knitwear she’s made in the club.

Knit Your Troubles Away With Knitting and Crochet Club

August 27, 2023

Bundles of colorful yarn. Unique knit creations. A welcoming community. At ELHS’s Knitting and Crochet Club, with the help of club members, you can create anything you want. “Not being afraid to...

Non-Profit to Make CT More Equitable

Gabby Moore
May 23, 2023

SCORE works toward their goal of making CT more inclusive GABBY MOORE Since the Black Lives Matter movement in 2020, many new organizations and groups have blossomed with the determination to make...

Barry Retiring after 21 Years of Teaching

Olivia Brown
May 23, 2023

Saying goodbye to an important part of the ELHS community OLIVIA BROWN “I love sharing my enthusiasm about other cultures and the beauty of knowing another language. Being able to talk to someone...

Exploring Religious Diversity in ELHS

Alex Brown
May 23, 2023

Following the apparent issues surrounding accommodating differing religions at ELHS ALEX BROWN ELHS is home to students with many different religious backgrounds. With these religions come many sacred...

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