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Ignorant Westporters self inflict coronavirus

This sign at LaGuardia Airport warns of the coronavirus weeks before schools close.

Theresa Vandis '22, Assitant Business Manager

March 25, 2020

Bare, empty shelves are stripped of every can of food, and there is not a roll of toilet paper in sight. When it comes to stocking up for quarantine the people of Westport, Connecticut have no problem buying as much food as they can fit into the trunk of their car. However, when it came to social distancing, people...

Westport Fights for Racial Equality

Photo contributed by Westport Now

Jackie Sussman, Assistant Business Manager

December 15, 2014

After the grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson for the murder of Michael Brown and the two police officers that killed Eric Garner, 50 people gathered on Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Ruth Steinkraus Cohen Bridge to advocate that “black lives matter.” Some students, including Lindsay Marks...

Nominations for Green Task Force of Westport

March 12, 2010

The Green Task Force of Westport is asking the community to nominate anyone who attributes in a positive way to the environment. Businesses, community organizations, teachers, and even Westporters themselves are applicable for a nomination; just about anyone who has made a prior commitment to protecting...

Cheeseburger in Paradise: Five Guys Opening Day Arrives

Hundreds of Westporters stopped by the grand opening of Five Guys today to grab a burger. | Photo by Victor Hollenberg '10.

January 12, 2010

Victor Hollenberg '10 Editor-in-Chief After its long-awaited opening on Jan. 12, Five Guys Burgers and Fries began operation with hundreds of curious eaters, many of them Staples students, lining up for a meal. The fast food restaurant, which will employ 47 people, is one of three Five Guys franchise...

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