Rainy days aren’t always boring

Imran Ahmed, Web editor

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     What is it about rainy days that get people so excited? Absolutely nothing!  For those who are always just staring out that window thinking that there is pretty much nothing to do, think again.  Just because In fact...

Radio overkill

Danae Zimmer, Features Editor

September 27, 2010

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      Since its popularity began to grow in the 1920s, radio has played a crucial role in American pop culture. There’s no denying the incredible impact it has on song popularity, whether it be good or bad.     ...

Are you harming your skin?

Marisa Palumbo, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

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     When tanning beds started to become more popular, there was a lot of talk about how it was harmful to your body, and worse than actual sunlight.  There haven’t been many more studies than there were a few years ago,...

Drowsy driving can be a nightmare

Ally Jackovics, News Editor

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features, Top Stories

                Driving is a task that requires all senses to be completely alert, and any deviation can result in a fatal accident. Many crashes are associated with drunk driving, but "drowsy driving" accidents...

Apple does it again

Garrett Lemery, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

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     Finally, an iPod Touch with a camera. Wait a second, not only a camera on the back but the front too? This was the phrase that astounded millions on Wednesday, September 1 when Steve Jobs put his genius to work once again...

Middle to high school

Lindsey Yearwood, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     Most of us know the feeling of going from being the big kid on campus back to the babyof the school. From knowing everything about one school to not knowing where one building isto the next one. It’s like starting all...

If you weren’t a teacher

Cole Krug, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

     From rock stars to insurance salesmen, teachers here at East Lake High School have had some intriguing jobs (and dream jobs) in the past. I focused my search on three distinct teachers for what their lives would be like...

Addicted to your cell phone? It’s possible.

Kaila Schlimm, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     If you have ever hung out with somebody who has an iPhone, you probably have noticed that they are on it 90% of the time. They are either texting, playing games, or on Facebook. What makes every teenager crave them? Maybe...

E & L Gotta Tell

Erin Cole and Lauren West, Sports Editor and Ads Manager

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     Student government and senior class presidents, Alison Hassel and Monica Friefeld, both play very important roles for the 2010-2011 school year. Not only are they in charge of the entire student body and graduating class,...

You may want to wash your Face(book)

Ally Jackovics, News Editor

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     For many students, the day their parents "friend requested" them on Facebook was the day they spring cleaned their profile. However, parents may not be the only eyes who frown upon image-degrading material. Kaplan’s...

Senior parking spots

Taylor Rowland, Staff Writer

September 24, 2010

Filed under Features

           Painting your senior parking spot is like a rite of passage at East Lake. The parking lot begins with old marked up spots saying "class of 2010" but when this year's seniors were finished, the parking lot...

OliviaLives.com’s ELHS DVD/book drive

September 17, 2010

Filed under Features, Student Life

              OliviaLives is a web site initiative begun in honor of local sixteen-year-old cancer patient Olivia Ceraolo, who died in October of 2004. The OliviaLives foundation is currently attempting to gather...

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