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Scenes from Graduation 2024

LEXI THOMAS, Staff Writer June 12, 2024

Official Cape Ann Museum Flyer

Free activities offered at the Cape Ann Museum

LEXI THOMAS, Staff Writer June 10, 2024

Between June and September of 2024, the Cape Ann Museum is offering free kids activities at both the Downtown Campus on Pleasant Street and the CAM Green on Popular Street. CAM Downtown Campus The...

Artist rendition of van playing summertime jams.

Five artists for your summer playlist

SANTANA FARIA, Staff Writer June 10, 2024

With the summer season mere days away, it’s time to defrost the warm weather playlist that can get you through any beach day, pool party, and more. From reggae to indie to country, music is a vital part...

Poster to advertise GHS Juneteenth Flag Raising.

GHS Racial Equity hosts flag raising

LEXI THOMAS, Staff Writer June 6, 2024

On June 12th, the GHS Racial Equity and Advocacy Club will be hosting a flag-raising ceremony in celebration of Juneteenth on June 19th.  Juneteenth is defined as the date all enslaved Americans in...

Cyan Clements depicts Childish Gambino with the album title, in colored pencil.

Childish Gambino reworks, reestablishes, and reminds with “Atavista”

AURELIA HARRISON, Editor in Chief May 16, 2024

Released on May 13th, 2024, “Atavista”, is the surprise 6th studio album from American multi-talent Donald Glover, known musically as Childish Gambino. Technically, “Atavista” isn’t a new...

Reset Button plays live at Zinefest.

From recorder to “Reset Button”: Klopotoski talks music and method

AURELIA HARRISON, Editor in Chief May 6, 2024

Long before local musician Jamie Klopotoski took up the mantle of GHS music substitute, her music career had already been flourishing. While Mr. Lundquist is away Thursdays and Fridays on medical leave,...

A group photo before a day of sight seeing  in Plaza de Espana

Ten days away: GHS travels to Spain

FINN WALL, News Editor May 1, 2024

For the first time since Covid, Gloucester High School students got the chance to travel overseas on a school sponsored trip. For 10 days, the students journeyed from the capital city of Spain, Madrid,...

Art by Sophia Montello.

Health Center sponsors “Long Line of Ladies” film

ASHLEE SCOLA, Staff Writer April 30, 2024

If you have a uterus, you may also have a period. Take a look back to the time that you started it– and ask yourself: did your family recognize this as a symbol of your journey into adulthood? Or, were...

Drawing by Sophia Montello

The great Stanley Cup craze: explained

LEXI THOMAS, Staff Writer April 2, 2024

Not just a coveted award by professional hockey players, the Stanley Cup has sparked a nationwide craze over the cup-holder-fitting water bottle. Past internet crazes and viral trends have sparked a boom...

From left to right: Kevin G (Andrw Fahim), a mathlete (Sean Buckley), Ms. Norbury (Anaya Brigulio), and Cady (Malia Andrews)

GHS spring musical “Mean Girls” is ‘SO fetch’

FINN WALL, News Editor March 19, 2024

In just two weeks time, the GHS Theater Program brings their production of the popular movie-turned-musical Mean Girls. The cast and crew, made of students from all grade levels, have been working tirelessly...

Cyan Clements depicts Grande with a stylized version of the albums title.

Ariana Grande’s “eternal sunshine”: the good, the bad, and the expected

AURELIA HARRISON, Editor in Chief March 11, 2024

On March 8th, Ariana Grande released her 7th studio album, “eternal sunshine”, a 13-track pop record that takes the listener on a journey through her recent triumphs and low points, for better and...

Jazz for a Cure takes a stand against cancer

Jazz for a Cure takes a stand against cancer

SANTANA FARIA, Staff Writer February 29, 2024

Gloucester residents are no strangers to attending community events, especially ones meant to support a specific cause. On Wednesday, March 13th at 7:30 p.m., locals will have such an opportunity during...

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