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Warm weather creates concern amongst skiers

Warm weather creates concern amongst skiers

Jesse Greenspun, Sports Editor

January 13, 2016

  Come early January, members of the Staples ski team are expected to be gearing up for time trials, and preparing the start of the highly competitive ski season. However, warm weather has forced the team to postpone time trials, and subsequently their season. Originally scheduled for Ja...

Why I’ll never ski again

Why I’ll never ski again

Caroline Lane, Staff Writer

December 21, 2014

To this day I solemnly swear that I will never like skiing. As much as someone tells of the rush they feel as they glide down or the feeling they get as they soar up in the air in a ski lift, I will never go skiing again. Let me paint the scene for you. It was five years ago and I had begged my parents...

Saugatuck Sweets brings Waffle Cabin to Westport

Saugatuck Sweets brings Waffle Cabin to Westport

Taylor Harrington, Breaking News Managing Editor

November 11, 2014

Two weeks ago, Saugatuck Sweets did the unthinkable; it brought the warm, sugary treat skiers used to only be able to grasp with their mittens at the bottom of a slope to only a couple of miles from Staples. Al DiGuido, owner of this well-loved local shop, is proud to introduce the Saugatuck Waffle....

Top 5 Ski Mountains Close to Home

Top 5 Ski Mountains Close to Home

December 17, 2010

Image via Wikipedia As the snow starts falling, a popular activity for those in Westport is to go skiing or snowboarding. What better way to spend short winter days then racing down mountains, while enjoying the scenery as its whips by.  This isn’t the only thing that makes skiing enjoyable; think about the breaks after a long day of skiing, when...

Ski Team Skates to Success with New Coach

Ski Team Skates to Success with New Coach

December 7, 2010

Image via Wikipedia After finishing first in state last year in skiing, the Staples Boys Varsity Ski team has a new coach. Former coach Jonathan Shepro resigned after their memorable season last year. “I just didn’t have enough time anymore,” Shepro said. This year the team has brought in Bedford Middle School Sci...

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