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Westport’s 2019 Parkinson’s Optimism Walk inspires togetherness

Westport’s 2019 Parkinson’s Optimism Walk inspires togetherness

Lauren Hassell '22, Web Features Editor

October 14, 2019

Parkinson’s, the life-changing disease, does not result in a simple lifestyle after one’s diagnosis. However, the American Parkinson’s Disease Association (APDA) strives to provide methods to establish a communal bond between families coping with the effects of the disease.  On Saturday, Oct. 5, Sherwood...

Staples Superfans fails to promote school spirit, support players

Staples Superfans fails to promote school spirit, support players

Dana Perelberg '20, Paper Managing Editor

October 14, 2019

Every day, my notifications are flooded with posts from the Staples Superfans 2019-20 Facebook group. Students promote their sports games, promising to defeat the opposition. They encourage students to come out and support them; however, bleachers remain empty as students swipe away the notification ...

Festival strengthens local community

Festival strengthens local community

Giselle Oldani '22, Web Arts Editor

October 10, 2019

Businesses lined the grass ranging from specialty waters to horse shelters. The sky was clear and blue with barely any wind, which meant it was a perfect forecast for the hot air balloons to take flight. Decorated in the colors of the rainbow, the balloons bounced up into the sky and gently fell back do...

Farmers’ Market brings fresh food and contributes to a thriving Westport community

Farmers’ Market brings fresh food and contributes to a thriving Westport community

Emma Smith '22, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Staples students whisk and mix their hearts out preparing delicious creations. 95% of the ingredients used are  provided by the Westport Farmers’ Market, as wandering customers watch and taste in awe.  From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Thursday throughout October, the Westport Farmers’ market sell...

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