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Tough Economy Brings Budget Struggle

Tough Economy Brings Budget Struggle

January 25, 2011

As the existing education budget for Westport Public Schools represents 63.7 percent of the entire town budget for the fiscal year 2010-2011, or nearly $111 million, its revision concerns many organizations and individuals supported by the school system. In addition, continuing unrest in the general economy has lead to various calls for budge...

Don't Be Scared Off: New Documentary "Inside Job" is Essential Viewing

Don't Be Scared Off: New Documentary "Inside Job" is Essential Viewing

November 18, 2010

Let’s just get this straight before we move any further. I am a normal kid. I love “Jackass 3-D”and even“Harold and Kumar.” While I may love those guilty pleasure movies, there is still much room in my heart for educational documentaries, and the new film “Inside Job” is no exception. Yes, I...

Two Senate Hopefuls Duel It Out In Fairfield County's Only Senate Debate

Two Senate Hopefuls Duel It Out In Fairfield County's Only Senate Debate

October 18, 2010

Jamie Wheeler-Roberts '13 Staff Writer Two senate hopefuls Linda McMahon of the Republican Party and Richard Blumenthal of the Democratic Party went head to head at the Continental Manor, in Norwalk, Conn. In Fairfield County’s only senate debate. The two candidates, who wish to take over the seat ...

Regardless of Ideology, a Healthcare Overhaul is Necessary

Regardless of Ideology, a Healthcare Overhaul is Necessary

March 21, 2010

Jack Hennessy '10 Web Sports Editor Not always was Theodore Roosevelt as revered as he is today. In fact, during his first term, he was labeled a dangerously free-spirited socialist. In the end however, Roosevelt brought calm and confidence to a fragile nation in the wake of President McKinley’s ...

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