Inklings News

The evolution of school dances

As seniors look back on Counties they’ve realized it brought a lot of unnecessary stress and have regrets for not enjoying the dance. Current juniors are in the midst of that stressful time and seniors are going into Red and Whites with a fresh perspective.

Abby Fleming '20 and Mia Daignault '20

December 26, 2019


Burns’ consignment business building up for prom

Aileen Coyne

April 5, 2016

It’s no secret that dances are expensive. Girls often spend upwards of $1,000 dollars on tickets, shoes, a dress, hair and makeup.  A large portion of that money is on a dress that more often than not is only worn once.  Hailey Burns ’16 has been working to combat that with her new consignment business, Gown Around. Gown Around is...

The survival guide to finding the perfect Counties dress

The survival guide to finding the perfect Counties dress

Amina Abdul-Kareem, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

First it was finding the date, now it’s finding the dress. The “Girls class of ’15” Facebook group is often updated with pictures of girls claiming Lady Gaga’s raw meat dress, Disney princess dresses, Ellen DeGeneres’ goose dress, and a dress imprinted with the faces of the One Directio...

Prom Dresses From The Heart

Staples girls donated a total of 15 dresses to the Heart and Soul Prom Dress Drive. | Photo courtesy of MCT Campus

April 13, 2011

Haley Zeldes '13 Staff Writer The Heart and Soul Club led by Diane Somlo ’11 and Rebecca Jason Tsoft ’11, ran a prom dress drive to benefit less fortunate high school girls. The Heart and Soul Club is service group in which members can volunteer at various charitable events and participate in long t...

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