Inklings News

Hirschberg, Tennis Team Win Class LL State Championship

June 14, 2011

  When Danny Hirschberg ’11 stepped off the Yale University tennis court last Thursday, he not only had the satisfaction of a second straight Class LL individual title, but also of having clinched Staples’ first LL team championship since 1988. “Winning the class LL state championship was an unbelievable...

Open for Business: Saugatuck Now Runs on Dunkin'

Open for Business: Saugatuck Now Runs on Dunkin'

March 18, 2011

On March 3, international doughnut and coffee retailer Dunkin’ Donuts opened its third Westport location on the corner of Bridge Square and Riverside Avenue in Saugatuck. According to Jim Cain, Jr. operating partner of Cain Management, Inc. – an East Norwalk-based family business which currently owns and operates 33 Dun...

Aldrich Glides to Victory in New England's

Aldrich Glides to Victory in New England's

December 7, 2010

On Nov. 13, Staples senior, Ben Aldrich, placed 22nd overall at the New England State Open Championship race. The grueling course, over 5,300 meters long, is known for being one of the most difficult races in New England. It features sharp turns, large hills, and scattered mud piles that have caused runners to fall an...

November 19, 2010 | Pass the Mic

November 19, 2010 | Pass the Mic

November 19, 2010

11:48 a.m. The Staples High School Library Learning Commons will be holding its first open mic session during the three lunch waves on December 3, 2010.  Open mic sessions will now be held in the LLC on the first Friday of every month.  Students interested in performing can sign up in the LLC or at

Aldrich leads Staples Cross Country to strong showing at XC Open

November 11, 2010

The Staples High School cross country team competed in the state open meet at Wickham Park on Friday. The boys qualified as a team, and senior Ingrid Johnson ‘11 competed in the girls race. The boys team finished 17th with 361 points. Senior captain Ben Aldrich ‘11 finished first for the Wreckers with a time of 16:41. Aldrich placed 22nd overall and made the all-state...

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