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YMCA embarks on gymnastics and Camp Mahackeno renovations

YMCA embarks on gymnastics and Camp Mahackeno renovations

Lia Chen '20, Associate Managing Editor

September 21, 2019

The Westport Weston Family YMCA began a two-story, 22,000 square foot building addition and numerous campus renovations early September 2019. The construction is expected to cost around $25 million.  According to WestportY.org, the changes aim to reinstate the gymnastics program from the Norwalk c...

Excitement surrounds Compo basketball renovations

Excitement surrounds Compo basketball renovations

Jackson Livingstone, Staff Writer

May 14, 2016

As the colds of winter and rains of early spring slowly recede, many Staples students find that their everyday activities move outdoors as temperatures begin to rise. Of the hobbies undergoing shift, pickup basketball surely ranks supreme for many individuals, as they move from the polished indoor...

Swim team sophomores make a splash

Swim team sophomores make a splash

Megan Doyle, Staff Writer

February 10, 2016

  Although the Staples boys’ swim and dive team season has only just begun, they have already made an impact. With newfound talent from the freshman and sophomores, the swim and dive team has beaten both Westhill and Fairfield-Ludlowe co-op. Despite their loss of seniors, the team has upheld their enthusiasm from last year. “It ...

Westport Y Gymnasts to showcase in Finland

Westport Y Gymnasts to showcase in Finland

Aileen Coyne, Staff Writer

June 2, 2015

In mid July, the Westport YMCA Exhibition Gymnastics team will pack up their leotards and hop on a plane to Finland for the World Gymnaestrada. The World Gymnaestrada is run by the International Federation of Gymnastics and is the largest gymnastic event in the world, held for eight days every four ...

Art About Town captures Westport spirit with colorful fun and festivities

Renee Weisz, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015

  On Thursday May 21, Main Street bustled with Westporters of all ages, was filled with the sounds of live music, aromas of fresh-out-of-the oven garlic knots, and art of all shapes and sizes at the opening night street party for Art About Town. During this month long street art gallery, ho...

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