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Coronavirus charity golf tournament gives hope for sports

Four of sports best athletes compete in golf match for charity.
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 their favorite athletes compete. Sports serve as amain source of entertainment...

Memorial Day Parade honors veterans and the Westport community

Memorial Day Parade honors veterans and the Westport community
June 15, 2018

By Bailey Blaikie ’19 and Nicky Brown ’19  

Happenings of Memorial Day

Happenings of Memorial Day
May 30, 2018

By Lauren Wasserman '19 and Kevin Ludy '19

A Memorial Day guide: how to celebrate in style

A Memorial Day guide: how to celebrate in style
May 30, 2017

Amanda Kaplowitz ’19 and Bailey Blaikie ’19

Memorial Day treats

Memorial Day treats
May 29, 2017

Nicky Brown '19 https://youtu.be/XWHBfrA3wh4

Rain Causes Annual Memorial Day Parade to be Inside

Rain Causes Annual Memorial Day Parade to be Inside
June 7, 2016

This year on May 30, the town of Westport celebrated its annual Memorial Day parade a little differently. Due to the weather this past Monday, the Staples marching band marched down the aisles of town...

The history behind the infamous fashion rule

Lydia Shaw ’17 sports her ripped white jeans with pride on the beautiful spring day.
May 14, 2016

Signs that Spring has finally sprung; trees blooming and pollen flying. Time to roll down the windows, jog along the beach and break out those white jeans….. oh wait, it’s not Memorial Day yet! “I...

Annual Memorial Day parade hits downtown Westport

Several little league players waved to the crowd and clutched onto their American flags from the back of a decorated pick-up truck, representing their team: The Bears.
May 30, 2014

Starting at 9:00 in the morning, the annual Memorial Day parade began downtown. Westporters lined the streets, anxious to see friends and family who were participating in the parade. Young children threw...

Memorial day at Compo

The group elementary school girls had some visitors climbing aboard, while they tempted each other to jump off.
May 29, 2014

On Memorial Day, May 26, Staples students, Westport families and Westport visitors crowded Compo Beach. The beautiful weather attracted many, especially with young children, to the beach to walk, swim,...

Memorial Day Parade marches into memories

Memorial Day Parade marches into memories
May 28, 2014

From the starting notes of “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee” until the final steps to Town Hall, Westport’s annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 26 brought out many Westporters’ patriotic sides. Onlookers...

Parading Around Westport

The Coleytown marching band performed in the parade.
May 27, 2013

This morning, Monday, May 27, downtown Westport overflowed with patriotic Americans celebrating Memorial Day and watching Westport's Memorial Day Parade. As the parade began, police and military officers...

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