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Local students relay for those affected by cancer

Local students relay for those affected by cancer

Justin Schwebel, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016

Staples and Weston High School students will be helping the fight against cancer on May 7 at Relay For Life on the Staples track from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event, according to student organizers, is a fun way to have a big impact on those affected by cancer. Students are especially looking forward...

Phoebe’s Phriends coming to Staples

Phoebe's Phriends coming to Staples

Kacey Hertan, Business Manager

May 15, 2014

Phoebe Spear was diagnosed with osteosarcoma, a cancer that derived from a tumor on her tibia, a month before 5th grade ended and secondary leukemia after February break in 8th grade. Spear explained that only about 400 children are diagnosed with osteosarcoma in the Unites States each year, and there...

Running a Relay for Life

Running a Relay for Life

Rachel Labarre, Managing Editor

June 14, 2013

This Saturday, June 8, many Staples students participated in a Relay for Life event that took place in Fairfield. Relay for Life is an event run by the American Cancer Society since 1985 that raises money and awareness for cancer. It takes place in over 20 different countries, and over 4 million people par...

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