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Ribbon cutting takes place for new YMCA

Ribbon cutting takes place for new YMCA

Aileen Coyne, Staff Writer

August 29, 2014

YMCA staff dressed in royal blue lined up at Mahackeno anxiously awaiting the ribbon cutting to unveil the new YMCA. Members, town officials, and curious civilians were crowded outside the new facility known as the Bedford Family Center. The Bedford Family Center is still awaiting approvals to receive...

Juniors risk safety parking at Wakeman

Juniors risk safety parking at Wakeman

Amina Abdul-Kareem, Staff Writer

November 19, 2013

On an early November morning before 7:00 a.m., licensed juniors battle to beat the long line for a parking spot at Wakeman to avoid a half a mile walk in 33 degree weather. “I get there at 7:03, and the line is at the baseball fields,” Colby Kranz ’15 said. “I think it is pointless how half ...

Builders Beyond Borders volunteers pitch in at Wakeman Town Farm

Builders Beyond Borders volunteers pitch in at Wakeman Town Farm

Rachel Treisman, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013

On the crisp, sunny afternoon of Oct. 27, Wakeman Town Farm was jam-packed with 200 eager high school volunteers shoveling leaves, clearing paths and digging up rocks. Volunteers from Staples and other nearby schools devoted over three hours of their Sunday to various improvement projects at Wakeman a...

Staples and Bedford Jazz Bands Join For a Special Concert

Staples and Bedford Jazz Bands Join For a Special Concert

Caroline Rossi, Web Features Editor

June 9, 2013

“It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing!” The above quote of Duke Ellington was among the notes on the program of the Staples High School and Bedford Middle School jazz bands’ concert that took place this past Wednesday evening. This concert was a special one, as it featured...

‘Forbidden Westport’ Premieres at Bedford Middle School

April 15, 2011

The musical parody “Forbidden Westport” will be performed in the Bedford Middle School audi- torium on April 30 at 7:30 p.m. The Westport Sunrise Rotary Club is in charge of this event, which was last offered in 2004. The “Parody of Ev- erything Westport” will feature musical numbers and skits...

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