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Rain Causes Annual Memorial Day Parade to be Inside

Rain Causes Annual Memorial Day Parade to be Inside

Ashton Dedona, A&E Editor

June 7, 2016

This year on May 30, the town of Westport celebrated its annual Memorial Day parade a little differently. Due to the weather this past Monday, the Staples marching band marched down the aisles of town hall for a Memorial Day ceremony instead of marching down the streets of downtown. This is the first...

The history behind the infamous fashion rule

The history behind the infamous fashion rule

Lauren Stack, Staff Writer

May 14, 2016

Signs that Spring has finally sprung; trees blooming and pollen flying. Time to roll down the windows, jog along the beach and break out those white jeans….. oh wait, it’s not Memorial Day yet! “I have never really understood the rule behind not wearing white, Christine Taylor ’18 said, ...

Annual Memorial Day parade hits downtown Westport

Annual Memorial Day parade hits downtown Westport

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...

Memorial day at Compo

Memorial day at Compo

Alexa Di Luca, Staff Writer

May 29, 2014

On Memorial Day, May 26, Staples students, Westport families and Westport visitors crowded Compo Beach. The beautiful weather attracted many, especially with young children, to the beach to walk, swim, have a picnic or just bask in the sun with their family and friends....

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