The Gull Sends its Summer Wishes

Sara Perrone, Advisor | June 7, 2021

"From those first masked, super sanitized days of school in September, we knew we had a unique opportunity. With fewer afterschool activities and sports running due to the pandemic, more and more students were looking for a way to get involved in a Covid-friendly manner..."

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“Junior Year Journal”

Sofia Valdebenito, Staff Writer | June 7, 2021

Having a fun laugh about the “joke of the day” in physics to having serious conversations about meaningful topics in English, is what kept these classes “real” in half virtual and half physical setting.

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“David Dobrik: Vlogger or Puppet Master of Sexual Assault? Part 1”
The Guide to Becoming a ‘Swiftie’

The Guide to Becoming a ‘Swiftie’

April 26, 2021

“Mary Kate and Ashley Olson’s Upsetting Careers”

“Mary Kate and Ashley Olson’s Upsetting Careers”

March 26, 2021

You know their bouncy blonde ponytails, wide smiles, and famous Michelle Tanner catchphrase: “You got it, dude!”

The Fate of Movie Theaters in a Covid World

The Fate of Movie Theaters in a Covid World

March 8, 2021

There is no doubt that the world post Covid-19 is going to be very different than what we are used to. It will be our new normal and all we can do is roll with the punches. This is what movie theaters will have to do. They must adapt to our constantly changing world. If movie theaters don't have a place in the future, will it be such a bad thing? Is a little change what we need?"

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“A Peak into JV Softball”
“A Play by Play of the ER JH Softball Team”

“A Play by Play of the ER JH Softball Team”

May 17, 2021

"The school year is coming to a close, which means spring sports are in full swing. From baseball to lacrosse, we as a school are slaying teams across the board. Right now my team, the JH softball team, has won 2 out of the 2 games they have played..."

“An Inside Look at the ERHS Badminton Team”

“An Inside Look at the ERHS Badminton Team”

May 10, 2021

"In last week's badminton game on Friday (April 30,2021), our girls here at East Rockaway high school won all 7 matches in their  game against Hempstead! With the score being 7-0, the talent of the girl’s varsity badminton team speaks for itself; these ladies are the best..."

“LeBron James – Role Model?”

“LeBron James – Role Model?”

May 4, 2021

"Lebron James is a very skilled basketball player like many others in the NBA. Some have even called him the GOAT or labeled him as one of the top players in history. As for my preferences, he is definitely not on the level as Michael Jordan. James, while talented, just hasn’t reached his level when it comes to actual athleticism. But recently, James has been in the news for reasons other than basketball. He has been making headlines for his posts about police brutality and race in America..."

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“internet chess”
Poetry Corner: “Growing Up”

Poetry Corner: “Growing Up”

May 21, 2021

I wish we would have listened to our parents when they said….“Stop growing up."

Poetry Corner: “Personal Flame”

Poetry Corner: “Personal Flame”

May 17, 2021

"Explore the unknown and never forget your capabilities/You never know what could come your way..."

“Wooden Rocking Chairs”

“Wooden Rocking Chairs”

May 3, 2021

"The chairs were handcrafted beauties, masterpieces of oak that only my husband’s hands could carve.  They were structurally perfect, with lace-like etching and honey stain..."

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