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Confessions of a brand-minded Westporter

Confessions of a brand-minded Westporter

Rachel Treisman, Staff Writer

May 5, 2015

Westport is a brand name town. Literally — Westport consistently tops lists for its school system, quality of life, and average household income. Our town is located less than an hour away from the the Big Apple and there is no shortage of brand-name shopping on our very own Main Street. So it’s...

Mother’s Day Gifts Designed for Three Personalities

Mother’s Day Gifts Designed for Three Personalities

Taylor Harrington, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015

Every year, we celebrate our moms on one special day with presents, cards and, perhaps, a dinner out. The hard part isn’t fighting the crowd for a card at CVS the day before Mother’s Day, or trying to find a restaurant with availability for six. It’s the weeks leading up to the big day when...

Dreaming of Jun(o)

Dreaming of Jun(o)

Caroline O'Kane, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015

The bell rings at 11:45 and students celebrate the early dismissal with thoughts of ‘The Blizzard of the Year’ that lies ahead. The air has dropped to 20 degrees and small flurries are floating down, creating a thin layer over the ground, preparing us for the massive amounts of snow that lie ahead. M...

Local businesses spread holiday cheer on Main Street

Local businesses spread holiday cheer on Main Street

Andrew Vester, Staff Writer

December 18, 2014

The holidays are a time of cheer, joy, and for many, shopping.  Westport recently held a festival on Dec. 13 and 14 to embrace, and celebrate this time of year with open arms. This event included horse and carriage rides sponsored by the Westport Downtown Merchants Association, performances of holiday...

Students mull over the future of the old YMCA

Students mull over the future of the old YMCA

Andrew Vester, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014

When the YMCA moved from its old home at 59 Post Road E. in downtown Westport to Mahackeno, the tudor building that it was once housed in was more than a vacant property.  It is a building full of memories for many students. Many students, such as Griffin O’Neill ’17, have fond memories of the YMC...

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