Inklings News

Secretary pushes to be addressed by her last name

McQuone smiles from her  desk, greeting students on their way into school.

Amina Abdul-Kareem, Staff Writer

October 29, 2014

After 15 years of working at Staples, attendance secretary Patty McQuone, simply known as Patty among students, has decided that students should start addressing her as Mrs. McQuone. McQuone, who is known for her smiling face and her stack of pink tardy slips she hands out to students, wants to be treated...

Nelson swaps patrolling streets for protecting SHS

STANDING GUARD: Ex-detective Nelson Alicea proudly points to the Staples logo on his iconic car. While he used to investigate homicides, he now spends his days patrolling and protecting Staples.

Francesca Truitt, Staff Writer

October 10, 2014

After Nelson Alicea’s extensive career of fighting crime, he has retired his police badge for Wreckers logo wear. And after his experience in the criminal infested streets, he has no trouble successfully securing Staples’ campus. For 32 years Alicea worked as a detective for the Norwalk Police....

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