Inklings News

Westport and Weston rally around Peter’s Weston Market in light of Coronavirus

Julia Kasabian '21, Staff Writer

May 12, 2020

  Peter’s Weston Market has been a place of importance for Westport and Weston communities for many years. Due to Coronavirus, hard times have set upon the business. Thus, a GoFundMe page was set up to help cover the costs of a smaller staff and fewer customer visits. As of May 11, $11...

Out Of The Darkness Walk brings Westport community together

The Out of the Darkness walk located at Sherwood Island State Park helped raise money to prevent suicide.

Margot Stack '22 and Lucy Zuckerman '22

October 30, 2019

Parkinson’s Optimism Walk 2019 fosters community

Participants of the Parkinson’s Optimism Walk 2019 as they begin strides to a cure on Oct. 5.

Lauren Hassell '22 and Maria Krug '22

October 10, 2019

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Local charity reaches new heights, fundraising goal

Ed Finnigan prepares to remove his harness after rappelling the People’s United Bank in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Anastasia Thumser '22, Web Opinions Editor

September 26, 2019

Anastasia Thumser ’22 Web Opinions Editor

Girls’ lacrosse honors Gus Cardello

On April 6, Staples girls’ lacrosse hosted “A Game for Gus” to honor the memory of Gus Cardello ’17. Fundraising was done all week, with all proceeds going to the Gus Cardello Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Remy Teltser ’21, Web Features Editor

April 12, 2019

They wipe eye black onto their cheeks, lace up their high-top cleats and roll up their matching white socks with “Gus” encircled with a heart. With a packed crowd of students, parents and Westport residents, the sense of support on Ginny Parker field is unmissable. On April 6, Staples girls...

An exclusive inside look at Staples’ most talented students

Hosts Nick Ribolla ’16 and Jimmy Ray Stagg ’16 present the opening act of the Variety Show.

Brett Franklin, Assistant Business Manager

April 25, 2016

The Student Assembly hosted the Variety Show last Friday, April 15,  which showcased the school’s most talented students. From singing, to dancing in a chicken suit, the Variety Show covered it all. A special schedule was put in place in order to accommodate the show that took place during period six. ...

Staples students make wishes for a cause

Staples students make wishes for a cause

Ashton Dedona, Staff Writer

March 23, 2016

The Connecticut chapter of the Make-A-Wish foundation, started by Bella Mattera ’17, was added to Staples High school as a club this year. Students from all grades participate in the club and work together with Italian teacher and club advisor Enia Noonan. The goal of the club is to raise money that t...

Dodging cops in memory of Chris Lemone

Dodging cops in memory of Chris Lemone

Ashton Dedona, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015

Staples’ annual Dodge a Cop Tournament has been a tradition for students and police officers  from the Fairfield County area since 2011. On Nov. 24, 2015, the fifth annual tournament, students gathered in the Staples field house with more than just winning on their minds, but the memory of friend an...

Morry’s Camp Club Hosts a Fundraiser at Saugatuck Sweets

Amina Abdulkareem, Staff Writer

May 12, 2015

Morry's Camp Saugatuck Sweets Fundraiser

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