Inklings News

Beach spot “Joey’s by the Shore” closes after 32 Years

Jack Dennison '21, Paper Sports Editor

November 21, 2019

Joey’s by the Shore will close promptly due to a loss of a rent agreement with the Westport Parks and Recreation department, according to a press release on the Westport government website. Joey’s had been serving Compo Beach and the Longshore Country Club with standard American fast food for ...

Putting students’ summer plans to the test

Putting students’ summer plans to the test

Lauren Wasserman '19 and Kevin Ludy 19', Staff writers

May 25, 2019

School’s out for Summer, Even for Teachers

School’s out for Summer, Even for Teachers

Josiah Tarrant, Assistant Business Manager

June 9, 2016

This summer, Staples students won’t be the only ones hitting the City, earning pocket cash working odd jobs, baking in the sun, and travelling the world. Word on the street is that come June 17th, our intrepid teachers have a few adventures of their own in store, from ringing wedding bells to climbing the Great Wall. While you have been finishing up that ...

Five things to do in Westport over winter break

Five things to do in Westport over winter break

Alix Sommers, Staff Writer

December 23, 2014

Staying home over winter break can be frustrating.   You’ve tried to convince your parents that going away would be great for the family, but they just don’t seem to be fully convinced. I get it. However, there are ways to make it better....  1. Bake Sweets Pull out the flour and the sugar. Baking brings out the spirit...

5 Things to do in Westport over winter break

5 Things to do in Westport over winter break

December 23, 2014

Staying home over winter break can be frustrating. You’ve tried to convince your parents that going away would be great for the family, but they just don’t seem to be fully convinced. I get it. However, there are ways to make it better.... Bake Sweets Pull out the flour and the sugar.Ba...

Westporters battle over fate of Compo Beach

Westporters battle over fate of Compo Beach

Becky Hoving, Staff Writer

October 1, 2014

Compo Beach lovers young and old gathered in the Town Hall Auditorium on Monday night for the Parks and Recreation Commission’s presentation of the draft of renovation. The presentation included reconfiguring shore-front parking, a new bathhouse and a new cabana-like structure where Joey’s would ...

Westport says farewell to summer

Westport says farewell to summer

Caroline O'Kane, Staff Writer

September 22, 2014

Summer is warmth, the burning sun kissing your shoulders. Summer is freedom, beaches, summer camp, relaxation. As Sept. 22 approaches we have to officially say farewell to summer as the weather turn cold. On Monday night at 10:29 PM, the sun crosses the equator and the day and night are the same length. Co...

Cool trends that beat the summer heat

Cool trends that beat the summer heat

Jane Schutte, Web Features Editor

May 30, 2014

This summer is adventure. Some seniors are participating in internships abroad, sophomores and juniors get to put their new licenses to practice, and freshmen will relish in their first summer of high school. “I'm really excited to hang out with friends and take a break from the busy school year,”...

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