On March 19th, Staples High School senior Jacqueline Devine was awarded “Future First Citizen of Westport” by the Westport/Weston Chamber of Commerce. The chamber honors two students from Westport and two from Weston who have exemplified what it means to be an outstanding citizen. Throughout... Read more »
They’ve made their lists and checked them twice. Now all they have to do is wait. The countdown to Dec. 25 has begun. As this is being written there are 3 days, 11 hours, and 5 minutes until Christmas is here. People are putting the finishing touches on their trees and homes. Radio stations are blasting... Read more »
Winter has arrived. Darkness is upon us by 4:30 p.m. Shortly after that, the air becomes frigid as the temperature drops. With these dreary conditions, it’s easy to fall into the winter blues. Most people long for warm days, green grass, and seeing any other color than gray. Since the weather... Read more »
2:20 Juniors Sarah Rakin and Jessica Pressman check the parking list in the hopes that they are one of the lucky 50 chosen to receive a parking sticker.
After owning a Blackberry for several months, I quickly realized why people often referred to it as the “crackberry.” The phone was addicting. Every time the little red light blinked, I grabbed it. Did I get a new text? Any new emails coming in? I had become so addicted to my Blackberry that... Read more »
Award shows are a time when Celebrities get to showcase their style. Some celebrities know how to dress. They know what’s flattering and what colors best compliment their skin tone and hair. However, there are other celebrities who don’t know what to do with the fashion freedom that comes with award... Read more »
Staples High School seems to have a club for everything. Whether you’re into bicycling or sailing or astronomy, it’s here. For those looking to make a personal connection and help someone with a disability, there’s Best Buddies. Last June, the Staples chapter was awarded The Outstanding... Read more »
Inside Mixology, I thought I was in the chicest store on Madison Avenue. Everything from the silver mannequins dripping in fall's hottest trends to the beautifully organized shelves, had me convinced that this would be another overpriced boutique. The store screamed “expensive” -- from the... Read more »