Pretty Little Liars: Halloween special haunts

Courtney Grigsby, Staff Writer

October 26, 2012

           Each year to correspond with the insanely popular TV show Pretty Little Liars, a Halloween special is televised and is guaranteed to have more tricks, treats, and shocking surprises than the already suspense...

Taylor Swift takeover

Claire Snyder, Swift's new album is a departure from her signature country sound.

October 26, 2012

 Played on almost every single radio station for the past two months, the lyrics from Taylor Swift’s hit song “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” could be heard flowing from speakers everywhere. This song was the...

Fall’s must watch shows

Danny Havican, Staff Writer

October 5, 2012

Fall is a wonderful time of the year. Not only does Halloween take place in fall but it is also a beautiful change in scenery for anywhere not named Florida. Most trees become aesthetic as their leaves turn orange red or brown. ...

Fall TV is back!

Lauren Hornberger, Staff Writer

September 24, 2012

The month of September brings many things from football to cooler temperatures to school being in full swing. What September also brings is the start of television shows’ fall seasons. Most premiers begin this week, but networks...

Hunger Games cause a reading sensation

Matty Fox, Ads Manager

May 31, 2012

The Hunger Games trilogy has really hit a home run.  Everyone is talking about it and it is the new book to read amongst many students here at East Lake.  The Hunger Games is the first novel in this dystopian trilogy, followed...

Newcomer Hunter Hayes

Erin Wronka, Editor-in-Chief

May 25, 2012

            The country music industry is arguably taking over the charts, thanks to singers like Carrie Underwood and Jason Aldean. With this said, it’s hard for new country artists to make their way to fame because...

Upcoming local concert: the 97X Backyard BBQ

Steve Aebersold, Staff Writer

May 22, 2012

One of the most popular local radio stations is 97x, Tampa Bay’s New Rock Alternative.  The station is based in St. Petersburg and plays bands like the Foo Fighters, Sublime, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Linkin Park.  The...

Apps: the newest passing fads

Garrett Lemery, Entertainment Editor

May 7, 2012

With it being completely normal to see anyone of any age or grade level with an Apple iPhone, it’s become even more normal to see people buried in their screen, trying to beat their own high score in the newest app on the market....

The Lucky One won’t disappoint romance fans

Marisa Palumbo, Features Editor

April 26, 2012

If you are in the mood for a romantic love story, The Lucky One is the movie for you.  It was just released in theaters this past Friday, and it has already been a hit.  I have to admit there are some sad parts and you will...

Van Halen comes to town

Steve Aebersold, Staff Writer

April 23, 2012

Van Halen recently gave a concert at the Tampa Bay Times Forum.  I sat down with senior Brandon Jeffries, who attended, to recap the night.   Q:  You went to the Van Halen concert on Saturday, April 14.  How was...

Katy Perry goes 3-D

Erin Wronka, Editor-in-Chief

April 20, 2012

            In this day and age, it means success when an artist’s concert tour is transformed into the ultimate 3D experience at theaters worldwide. It started about four years ago with Miley Cyrus, whose joint Hannah/Miley...

Spinoffs try to re-ignite Jersey Shore craze

Kevin Conway, Staff Writer

April 10, 2012

Jersey Shore’s 5th season has just ended airing on MTV and already started filming for its sixth season. But many are predicting that Jersey shore’s run might be coming to an end. Two of the shows biggest personalities ar...