The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


LIFE AT THE BEACH: The inside of Playa Bowls is decorated to resemble aspects of a tropical beach paradise, playa literally means beach in Spanish. The old Wardeckers location was renovated to fit the new restaurants style.

Fresh fruit: Carlisle welcomes Playa Bowls to town

Hannah Stoner, Sports Editor October 5, 2021

Playa Bowls is a chain restaurant that has become increasingly popular in recent years. It all started on the Jersey Shore with Robert Giuliani and Abby Taylor, two local surfers that wanted to create...

Mt. Fuji has a variety of food to please all people including vegetarian and vegan options.  This Asian restaurant was has been a long time established restaurant but has recently been gaining a lot of popularity.

Mt. Fuji: Sampling the overlooked gem of North Hanover Street

Jarrett Wilson, Editor-in-chief October 7, 2019

Carlisle, Pennsylvania is known for its iconic Greek-owned restaurants such as the Hamilton, North Hanover Grille and The Rustic Tavern but lately, another Carlisle staple is stealing the show from these...

Red Robin Garlic Herbed Fries

Got fries? Local twists on the American classic

Treston Johnson, Releigh Norrell, A&E Writers March 20, 2018

As students in a generation which values diversity, we find it important to bring attention to things we find creative and unique. For three weeks, Treston and Releigh embarked on a journey to discover...

The picture is of Georges Pizza place.  Its the oldest pizza shop in Carlisle.

A Slice of Carlisle: George’s Pizza and Subs (Review)

Releigh Norrell, Staff Writer December 11, 2017

The perfect place to meet up with old friends for lunch, George’s Pizza and Subs is located in downtown Carlisle at 121 West High street. As soon as we walked in the door we were greeted with...

There are many smoothie options at The Juice Factory. This shop is new to downtown Carlisle.

New smoothie shop comes to Carlisle (Review)

Releigh Norrell, Staff Writer October 5, 2017

The Juice Factory is fairly new to downtown Carlisle, having opened August 1. It is located at 100 West High Street, by the Hamilton Restaurant. This space was previously operated by the Appalachian Whole...

The mocha latte was sweet  and the baristas use the milk foam to create a pretty design that unfortunately dissolves too soon

A new brew in town: Denim Coffee (Review)

Chaela Williams , A&E writer/editor February 10, 2017

Denim Coffee is a newly opened retail coffee shop located in downtown Carlisle (1 S Hanover St). Denim is a typical hipster/millennial vibe with having plenty of open space and a simplistic...

Wheres your favorite place to get a piece of the pie?  Check out our guide to the best pizza in Carlisle.

Pizza party: the best places to get pizza in Carlisle

Becca Winton, Website Editor-in-Chief, Social Media Director January 9, 2017

Carlisle is home to many great pizza parlors, including Miseno’s, Marcello’s, Vinny’s, and more. There is much debate among Carlislians as to what the best pizza place is in town because there are...

The Happy Chen restaurant welcomes guests with their sign high in the sky.

The Happy Chen restaurant serves happy customers (Review)

Releigh Norrell, Staff Writer October 14, 2016

  The Happy Chen restaurant is fairly new in the Carlisle area and is located at 1161 Harrisburg Pike Carlisle, PA 17013. The restaurant has plenty of choices ranging from chicken to Lo...

Sakura is located on 1075 Harrisburg Pike

Sakura is on a Roll: A Sushi Roll (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E writer/editor May 17, 2016

  Sakura is a new Japanese restaurant, one of a chain, that has recently opened in Carlisle (1075 Harrisburg Pike). Sakura has a large selection of different types of Japanese food to chose...

My personal favorite, the bambino which is your own personal pizza.

Looking for a new hangout? Go to Vito’s (Review)

Chaela Williams, A&E writer/editor February 14, 2016

  Vito’s Italian Eatery is the perfect place to go out and eat with friends and family. Located in downtown Carlisle (49 W. High Street), the Italian restaurant has a large selection of different...

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