Inklings News

Lamont announces barbershops, hair salons delayed until June
Lamont removes Connecticut  Commissioner of Public Health

May 19, 2020

Governor Ned Lamont fired Public Health Commissioner Renée Coleman-Mitchell on May 12.  Coleman-Mitchell’s tenure was marked...

Police drone program ditched due to privacy concerns

May 18, 2020

Westport’s Flatten the Curve Pilot drone program recently shut down due to privacy concerns and backlash from the ACLU (American...

New rules for sexual assault on college campuses released

May 14, 2020

New rules have been created regarding sexual assault on college campuses, the most notabe that victims can be cross-examined during...

Westport’s downtown Starbucks reopens for curbside pick-up, mobile-orders on May 4

May 11, 2020

Westport’s Starbucks, located in the Parking Harding Plaza, reopened on May 4 to offer curbside pick up to residents. Following an...

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May 18, 2020

In a time of need, Westport citizens have continued to support each other with donations large and small. Last week,...

May 18, 2020

After passing a permit test, attending 30 hours of classes and eight hours of driving with an instructor, the much-anticipated...

May 17, 2020

A handful of U.S. History Honors students waited nervously at their computers on May 13 anticipating the results of the...

May 14, 2020

Remaining inside for an extensive time period can pose a significant threat to maintaining one’s physical and mental...

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Reopening economy will save more lives than national lockdown

June 3, 2020

It’s been three months since Staples closed its doors in response to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. Staples students,...

May 18, 2020

As the days go on and on with little change, it seems as if we might be moving in the right direction for returning to some...

May 18, 2020

In the past, when the school year came to an end and the hallways became significantly less crowded, underclassmen could really...

May 17, 2020

This year, students, staff, parents and teachers alike have gone through an unprecedented time, so it’s not a surprise that...

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Crispy zucchini pancakes; a quick, healthy meal
Images from quarantine: time at home creates a change in routines
‘Mrs. America’ reifies relevance of ERA

May 18, 2020

For me, “Mrs. America” is a gradually unfurling, forgone tragedy. I already know the ill-fated story of the fall of the Equal...

Students launch, grow small businesses during self-quarantine

May 18, 2020

From tired, bored and disconnected to energetic, grateful and hopeful, months of self-quarantine resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic...

Homemade banana bread beats it all
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Students express desire for continuation of sports
The decision on the upcoming year of fall sports

May 22, 2020

With the coronavirus calling an end to the 2019-2020 school year, it also brought the end of spring sports. The cancelling of...

Quarantine brings new fitness opportunities

May 14, 2020

Due to COVID-19, teens have been taking up new activities while being stuck in quarantine. Many have found exercising as a way...

Staples girls’ track help fight COVID-19

May 10, 2020

Day after day, healthcare workers around the world are fighting this vicious virus: COVID-19. The doctors and nurses come out...

Coronavirus charity golf tournament gives hope for sports

May 5, 2020

With the outbreak of COVID-19, sports across the country have been canceled and people have suffered from not being able to watch...

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