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Staples shares what they are thankful for

As Thanksgiving Day approaches, the majority of people are busy buying turkeys and baking pumpkin pie; however, Staples students and staff are also reflecting on the deeper meaning of the holiday. “[Thanksgiving] is a day when I can relax and take a break to appreciate what I have in life with the people I love….

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Ben Foster

Benjamin Foster ’16 and his older brother, Jonathan, are similar in many ways. They both love baseball, especially the Mets. They both respect each other. And they both run. Foster’s brother actually suggested that he try indoor track and cross country and Foster has enjoyed it. Now, he added outdoor track to the list as…

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Lulu Stracher

To say Lulu Stracher ‘17 has writing in her blood would be an understatement. Being the daughter of two published authors and the sister of Simon Stracher, former social media editor and writer for Inklings, Lulu has always been given the best opportunity to always improve her favorite subject in school, English. “I have always…

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Jackie Cope

Senior Jackie Cope is determined to “Make H15tory” this year,  as it is written on the windows of her car in hot pink writing. Cope is currently working on the Inklings staff as one of the features editors and is ready to bring fun, engaging, and colorful features to this year’s papers. “I am beyond…

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Crumbs celebrates it's return with lots of new goodies
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Crumbs returns with new goodies and gluten-free options

  Crumbs has finally delved into the gluten free world, returning to the Westport dessert scene after a roughly four-month hiatus due to bankruptcy. In early July 2014, all Crumbs locations closed after the company went bankrupt. However, after being purchased by the owner of the Dippin Dots company, Crumbs Westport, along with many other…

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Let contests reign

It’s Early Decision season again and I think I found the source of all that college competition. But first, an anecdote: According to the decade-old trophies, medals and certificates in your room, what’re you a champion at? Because according to mine, I’m a hitter on par with Joe Dimaggio, a star in Spanish, and I…

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Give me my computer or give me death!

Over my high school career, twenty-pound backpacks, WPS All-Aboard, and an avoidance of the C.O.W.S have been an integral part of my life as a personal laptop-toting student. Ever since that fateful day when my retina display flashed blue, then black, then blue again, I have been laptop-less and more disoriented than a freshman wandering…

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