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Halloween celebrations differentiated throughout Staples

Jess Leon ’22, Charley Guthartz ’22, Viola Geismann ’22, Alie Shutze ’22, Ava Ekholdt ’22 and Gaby Gonzalez ’22 dressed in their playful costumes for trick-or-treating at the beach.

Brooke Dembin, Assistant Creative Director

November 12, 2019

Now that Halloween has come and gone, I was left reflecting on the holiday and found myself conflicted.  As a teenager, I wondered if my time for celebrating Halloween has come and gone. Is it possible to be too old to go trick-or-treating? Should teens be going to a party or hangout instead of dre...

Finding the secret to advertising clubs

Jack Dennison ’21 finds the secret to creating a successful club at Staples High School

Jack Dennison '21 and Natalie Bandura '22

October 7, 2019

Staples Involvement Fair excites students with various clubs

Students participate in the involvement fair to expose themselves to new clubs.

Rebecca Kanfer ’21 and Carly Kaplowitz ’21

October 2, 2019

Getting ready for the top treats of Halloween

Getting ready for the top treats of Halloween

October 30, 2018

By Kevin Rabacs '19 and Teddy Dienst '20

Halloween 2017 hits Westport

Halloween 2017 hits Westport

November 1, 2017

By Anna Rhoads '19

Club Rush: Is it Beneficial to Have Candy at your Station?

Club Rush: Is it Beneficial to Have Candy at your Station?

October 25, 2017

By Celia Block '20 It's like the week of halloween; the hallway outside the cafeteria is buzzing with high school students wound up on sugar. Staples has over 90 clubs, each of which had their posters lined up during club rush to brag about what their club has to offer. Piles of candy were thrown...

Inklings Homemade Halloween Candy

October 25, 2016

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Valentine’s Day evolves throughout the years

Drawing by Olivia Crosby '15

Molly Liebergall, Staff Writer

March 2, 2015

On the top shelf of each third grader’s cubby, colorfully designed shoe boxes overflow with pink lollipops and boxes of Sweethearts, while the rest of the classroom is engulfed in a frenzy of sugar-rushed chattering and card exchanging. Meanwhile, at 70 North Ave., a senior casually prints “Feb....

Halloween Parade tricks and treats

Brandon Rakowski ’16, Weston student and State Representative Steinberg’s campaign manager, helps to dole out candy with Steinberg.

Kaila Finn, Web News Editor

October 30, 2014

This Wednesday, Oct. 29., Westport families spooked Halloween by coming a few days early at the annual Halloween Parade. Most kids, ranging from a few months old to high-school-aged, gussied themselves up to strut the streets of downtown Westport in search of candy. Many stores participated, with...

Tricking Staples with the scariest of treats

Unlikely Halloween handouts are hidden among the sweet treat of candy corn.

Caroline Lane, Staff Writer

October 27, 2014

The magic of Halloween to a little kid isn’t dressing up in a costume or seeing decorations transform their streets into haunted graveyards but the infinite number of sweets handed out this very special night like no other. A kid’s biggest nightmare isn’t being scared by a goblin or ghoul but...

Downtown desserts reduced to crumbs, Saugatuck Sweets offers solace

Downtown desserts reduced to crumbs, Saugatuck Sweets offers solace

Grant SIrlin, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

Faces dimmed and diets became healthier as three downtown dessert places closed this summer. For Staples students, Michele's Pies, Crumbs and Pinkberry were among the most popular targets for a Friday night snack or occasional crave. “Those were my favorite places in town. I’m not sure where to...

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