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Prom Peril

Prom Peril

May 19, 2011

When Shelton High School senior Sonali Rodrigues arrived to school one Friday morning, she had no idea what she was in for. Her classmate James Tate, an honors student with no prior disciplinary record, had taped 12-inch-high cardboard letters to the front of the school building which read: “SONALI RODRIGUES WILL YOU GO...

BREAKING NEWS: Pickup Truck Crashes into Building

BREAKING NEWS: Pickup Truck Crashes into Building

April 7, 2011

This is a developing story.  A pickup truck crashed into the office building next to the Westport Fire Station at 489 Post Road East..  Injuries have been reported for the driver of the truck and the passenger, and they were taken to Norwalk Hospital by the EMS.  See video and slideshow below: [flickrslideshow...

Schedule Building Made Easy

Above is an example of a generated schedule. With the teachers and periods chosen this person has 14 options for their schedule.

June 10, 2010

Stevie Klein '12 News Editor As soon as the master schedule comes out, students can be seen building their schedules manually, trying their best to get certain teachers, avoid others, and even be in classes with friends. However, there is a way to do all of this by only a click of a button. O...

June 4, 2010 | Arena in the Air

Photo by Shannon Moss '11

June 4, 2010

1:35 p.m. Nicolette Weinbaum '12 began her yearly schedule building for Arena after the school passed out the highly anticipated Master Schedule. After having told the school what courses they want, students now construct different versions of schedules with coveted perks--certain friends in a class, an early...

Failure of the Republic: Beyond the Roots of the Bridgeport Bomber

Failure of the Republic: Beyond the Roots of the Bridgeport Bomber

May 29, 2010

Image by Getty Images via @daylife I have no experience with being oppressed by the United States government; I’m a white, religious, liberal 16-year-old girl living in one of the most affluent towns in America in the 21st century. I have never had to present proof of my citizenship anywhere but i...

Built to Last: Staples High School Deemed Safe from Fire / CC BY 2.0

March 24, 2010

Michael Nussbaum '11 Sports Editor When a person walks into a building, rarely do they ever check to see if it is fire safe. Fire Inspector for the Westport Fire Department,  Nate Gibbons, explained how Staples High School, in particular,“meets the standards for fire safety.” Gibbons, who first s...

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