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No time for stopping: multi-sport captains encounter a rapid transition into next season

No time for stopping: multi-sport captains encounter a rapid transition into next season

Samantha Felner '21, Paper Opinions Editor

December 6, 2019

As the fall sport season closes, captains and athletes encounter a speedy transition into their winter sport. Many teams just recently ended their journeys, and multi-sport captains and athletes must now face a quick turnaround, and in some cases an overlap, with their winter sport pre-seasons and tryo...

The great winter clothing debate prompts a variety of opinions

The great winter clothing debate prompts a variety of opinions

Holden Cohen ’20 and Alex Massoud ’20

October 10, 2019

College decision notifications infiltrate senior life

College decision notifications infiltrate senior life

Daniel Harizman '19 and Elle Fair '19

January 3, 2019

‘The Princess Switch’ offers light-hearted escape during cold winter months

‘The Princess Switch’ offers light-hearted escape during cold winter months

Roxanne Augeri '20

December 20, 2018

As we all prepare for annual winter hibernation, Netflix is often a staple for a night in. On these nights, I reach for the lighthearted feel-good movies, wanting a good escape. “The Princess Switch,” while corny at times, has provided just that. The story follows ordinary Chicago baker Stacy...

Halloran skates into head coach position for boys’ ice hockey team

Halloran skates into head coach position for boys’ ice hockey team

Lexie Moskovit '21

December 11, 2018

Between waiting on tables in the summer, working at his father's accounting firm and coaching the Connecticut Chiefs ice hockey team, Charles Halloran is already juggling multiple jobs. But this upcoming 2018-2019 hockey season will add even more to his plate. Halloran was recently promoted to head c...

Indoor track hopes to maintain success, strengthen all events

Indoor track hopes to maintain success, strengthen all events

Elliot Kaufman '19

December 10, 2018

The Staples boys’ indoor track and field team hopes to sustain their success coming off of last year, while making minor improvements in team depth and other areas. Staples came in third place in the State championships last year, and second place in both the Class LL and FCIAC championships. Th...

Winter fashion ‘must haves’ this season

Winter fashion ‘must haves’ this season

Bri Zeiberg '19

November 19, 2018

Animal prints, puffy jackets and loungewear, oh my. Winter fashion is back and comfier than ever this season. It is time to get ready for the cold and add this season’s trends to your holiday list. Animal prints are in Vogue as cheetah and zebra are staples for this season’s trendy winter wardrobe. “I...

Girls’ ski races to claim state title this season

Girls’ ski races to claim state title this season

Alex Sprouls '19

November 12, 2018

After placing second in last year’s state championship, the girls’ ski team is starting their training earlier than normal this year in hopes of placing one higher to achieve the state title this coming season. The captains are enacting various changes to their dryland training as well as making sur...

Power outages reveal ugly truth about this generation

Power outages reveal ugly truth about this generation

March 21, 2018

BY Julia Lombardo '20 This past Nor'easter on March 7 was one like no other. A downed tree blocked off my street and prevented anyone from entering or leaving. In other words, I was trapped. Trapped with two disobedient, younger brothers. When the power went out, I wasn’t too worried. I knew it took ...

Westport recovers from brutal Nor’easter

Westport recovers from brutal Nor’easter

March 14, 2018

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