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Students share their plans for Good Friday

Students share their plans for Good Friday

Alexa Di Luca, Staff Writer

April 3, 2015

This Friday, April 3, is Good Friday; the Christian holiday that honors the crucifixion of Jesus and his death. While some students are looking forward to celebrating the religious holiday, others are more excited about having a three day weekend. “I am very religious so I don't view Good Friday...

Three egg-citing ways to decorate Easter eggs

Taylor Harrington, Breaking News Managing Editor

March 30, 2015

Colored eggs, stuffed with pink and yellow M&Ms and seasonal bunny Kit Kats, are scattered throughout my house on Easter morning. Still in our PJs, my brothers and I grab a carton of eggs, equally divvy them up and plop them into cups of dye. But, simply dying eggs can get boring year afte...

Make your resolutions matter, no matter how small

Make your resolutions matter, no matter how small

Ale Benjamin, Managing Editor

January 8, 2015

We do it every January. We shout out a countdown from ten, watch the ball drop and prepare to scream “Happy New Year!” at midnight to welcome in 12 months of new experiences, challenges and accomplishments. But after the poppers are popped and the champagne is put away, there comes the less anticipated...

Five things to do in Westport over winter break

Five things to do in Westport over winter break

Alix Sommers, Staff Writer

December 23, 2014

Staying home over winter break can be frustrating.   You’ve tried to convince your parents that going away would be great for the family, but they just don’t seem to be fully convinced. I get it. However, there are ways to make it better....  1. Bake Sweets Pull out the flour and the sugar. Baking brings out the spirit...

Making it to Thanksgiving drains Staples students

Making it to Thanksgiving drains Staples students

Alison Morrison, Staff Writer

December 23, 2014

Summer ended abruptly this year as the first day of school was August 25. After a whopping one day off between August 25 and Thanksgiving, the Staples community was finally granted a four and a half day recess to eat some turkey and stuffing. For me, the school year effectively ended there. Between...

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