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Westport Historical Society’s festivities haunt, but also educate

Westport Historical Society’s festivities haunt, but also educate

Anastasia Thumser ’22, Web Opinions Editor

October 10, 2019

Ghoulish games, petrifying pumpkins and horrifying hayrides are just a few of the activities at the Family Creep Fest, which occurred on Oct. 5. With Halloween quickly approaching, the Westport Historical Society (WHS) ensures its festivities are kicked off with a proper sense of fear and fun, while ...

Silverman’s returns for another year of fall festivities

Silverman’s returns for another year of fall festivities

September 20, 2018

By Kevin Ludy '19 and Lauren Wasserman '19

Governor’s Ball music festival takes over Randall’s Island

Governor’s Ball music festival takes over Randall’s Island

June 15, 2018

By Chelsea Fox ’19  and Amanda Kaplowitz ’19  

[Sept. 2016 Sports] Fantasy football invokes intense competition among students

October 11, 2016

By Daniel Harizman ’19  & Jesse Levinson ’17 Web Opinions Editor Not long into class, he gives up trying to prevent his head from falling into the soft cushion of his forearm. Motionless, he lies sprawled on his desk; his textbook, practically glued shut, sits beneath him. Friends try to...

Facing Senioritis

Facing Senioritis

Alix Sommers, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016

It’s 7:30 and the line of cars on North Ave. continues the length of several football fields in both directions. It’s not underclassman, nor teachers or administration driving to school; it is in fact seniors who hit the snooze button on their alarms five times and decided to check their Instagram feed before making i...

How to make the most of your February “staycation”

How to make the most of your February “staycation”

Caroline Lane, Opinions Editor

February 10, 2016

We’ve all been there; when we’re doomed to a week of boredom, stuck at home for the duration of February break. While some kids are off skiing the French Alps or soaking in the sun off the coast of Barbados, other kids are stuck in the confines of Westport. But something you might not have realized is ...

Evade exams with these four films

Evade exams with these four films

Zachary McCarthy, Web News Editor

January 16, 2016

Collapsing under the weight of exams? Need to deflate after a few all-nighters? Whether you’re diving into the Oscar onslaught or looking for a few hours to escape your calc. teacher’s wrath, here are (in no particular order) four films you can consider catching this weekend: Star Wars: The Fo...

Students dare to escape the room

Students dare to escape the room

Margaux MacColl, Managing Editor

January 7, 2016

Julie Kaplan ’17 was locked in a room in middle of New York City earlier this year. There was a timer in the corner. Obscure puzzles were scattered around the room-- a set of books with codes on their spines that unlocked a computer, and a chess piece with strange numbers inscribed. Kaplan had one ...

Holiday House tour kicks off Christmas season

Holiday House tour kicks off Christmas season

December 14, 2015

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