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Annual Memorial Day parade hits downtown Westport

Several little league players waved to the crowd and clutched onto their American flags from the back of a decorated pick-up truck, representing their team: The Bears.

Taylor Harrington, Breaking News Managing Editor

May 30, 2014

Starting at 9:00 in the morning, the annual Memorial Day parade began downtown. Westporters lined the streets, anxious to see friends and family who were participating in the parade. Young children threw candy to their fans as they represented their sports teams while others rode on top of floats and rec...

Parading Around Westport

The Coleytown marching band performed in the parade.

Emma Lederer, Staff Writer

May 27, 2013

This morning, Monday, May 27, downtown Westport overflowed with patriotic Americans celebrating Memorial Day and watching Westport's Memorial Day Parade. As the parade began, police and military officers got the spotlight as they marched down their route. Other officers followed, including Emergency Me...

MRTs help save lives in Westport

MRTs help save lives in Westport

December 3, 2010

  Sam Bortniker ’11 Web A & E Editor   First to arrive at the scene of an accident is Staples’ own students. As certified EMRs, Emergency Medical Responders previously referred to as MRTs, Staples students volunteer with the Westport ambulances and help save the lives of people in the We...

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