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As spring break quickly approaches students share vacation plans

Pierce Ruppert, Staff Writer

March 7

Filed under NEWS

You can feel it in the air. The birds are chirping and the sun is rising early. Spring is on it’s way. As always, one of the biggest events of Spring in Michigan is Spring break. If you haven’t noticed, the countdown f...

Erin Smith and Sam Longstreth set to emcee Variety Show this weekend

Kate Olsson, Staff Writer

March 3

Filed under NEWS

Every year, East Grand Rapids High School students showcase their creativity and talents in the always entertaining variety show. Auditions took place on January 16th and 17th and were held by Mr. Kawel who runs the show. ...

Aspiring lawyers gear up for mock trial season

Katherine Lykins, Staff Writer

December 5

Filed under Brief News Updates

In a traditional courtroom you will find the prosecutors, the defense lawyers, and you will find the witnesses ready to present their case. Mock Trial is a simulation of exactly that, where you compete against other teams fro...

Two prominent Gaslight Village establishments close

Ben Sagritalo, Staff Writer

December 5

Filed under NEWS

Student’s will no longer have Mediterranean or pie lunch options after the closure of two prominent Gaslight Village stores.  Olga’s Kitchen and Sweetalicious bakery were both recently closed, in October and July respectivel...

Orchestra presents annual “Harmony for Humanity” concert to showcase autumnal music and remember David Pearl

Ella Gourley, Staff Writer

October 26

Filed under Brief News Updates, NEWS

People who have given up their lives working to create change in society deserve to be honored and their ideals recognized. The East Grand Rapids orchestra has found a great way of remembering the actions of Wall Street reporter...

Student Council plans a board game themed homecoming

Hallie Butterer, Staff Writer

September 28

Filed under Brief News Updates, NEWS

The whole school is in for a treat as homecoming week in October rounds the corner. Students look forward to hearing about the themes, lunch time games, and details of the dance. The school buzzes with excitement for the first d...

East Grand Rapids opens school doors for the start of the 175 school year

Hub Hejna, Staff Writer

September 25

Filed under NEWS

Since 1841, students have attended class in the East Grand Rapids Public School district, making this year its 175th anniversary. Throughout the years the students of EGR have established a storied legacy that includes numerous t...