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“The Laramie Project” sequel soon to hit the black box stage

Erin McGroarty, Staff Writer

May 6, 2016

Staples Players will be producing the spring black box show, “The Laramie Project: 10 Years Later,” with a small cast of just 18 students. The production will feature a select group of actors and actresses performing in an intimate setting to continue the story of Matthew Shepard and his murder that...

Staples students stir over color perception of a dress

Staples students stir over color perception of a dress

Jane Levy, Features Editor

February 27, 2015

At 8:15 p.m. on Thursday night, Staples students began debating a single question regarding the color of a dress. Is it blue and black, or is it white and gold? Their twitter feeds are buzzing, group chats are blowing up and countless texts are rolling in, all circulating around this question. Som...

December 16, 2010 | Just Dance

December 16, 2010 | Just Dance

December 16, 2010

10:25 a.m. Julian Gendels '11 and Mike Nicklas '11 share a dance in the middle of the cafeteria early this morning. Dancing to the Black Eyed Peas' new infamous song, The Time (Dirty Bit), the pair turned many heads in their direction. ...

Review: The Black Eyed Peas – “The Beginning”

Review: The Black Eyed Peas – “The Beginning”

December 14, 2010

“The E.N.D.,” the Black Eyed Peas’ 2009 chart-topping album let the world know that the musical group was a force to be reckoned with. But their latest album, “The Beginning,” brings that force to an ironic end. “The Beginning,” which was released on Nov. 30, debuted at number six on the Billboard 200 chart, as opp...

Idol Dreaming

Idol Dreaming

November 12, 2010

She ate her bacon-egg-and cheese sandwich and applied her pink lipstick. She was provided hair and makeup. She then proceeded to sing “Black Horse and the Cherry Tree” on stage in front of couple hundred people. This isn’t referencing KT Tunstall, or any other famous singer for that matter, rather,...

Girls’ Basketball Falls Short in Battle of FCIAC Power

DISH THE ROCK: Remy Nolan ’12 looks for Maddy Krakowiak ’10 inside painted area. | Photo by Madeline Hardy '11

February 24, 2010

Michael Nussbaum '11 Sports EditorOn Feb. 2, the Staples Girls’ varsity basketball team fell to 11–5 on the season with a 38–26 loss to the Stamford Black Knights, who improved to 11–2 on the season. The story of the game was Staples’ lack of execution on the offensive end, along with being “...

Taste of the Town, the Best Burgers Around

The Black Duck Cafe emerged as the best place to get burgers in Westport after a tough examination | Photo by Victor Hollenberg '10

December 22, 2009

Jesse Heussner '11 Features Editor With the opening of Five Guys soon to come, it’s the perfect time to review Westport’s best burgers. Westport actually has some really good burger joints. I am not one to normally crave a burger around Westport, but after today, I may have to reconsider...

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