First Time at a Restaurant after Quarantine

Story by Olivia Haberek, Staff Writer

June 15, 2020

On June 9th, 2020 I went out to a restaurant for the first time since the beginning of this quarantine that started on March 13th. I went to Kelly's Deli in Westerly, RI for a late breakfast at 11:45. The setup was very different...

Places Are Starting To Open Up In Stonington

Story by Carli LoPresto, Staff Writer

June 15, 2020

Due to this pandemic, most restaurants are having a late start to summer dining. Some of these places are offering dine in; Noah's, Oyster Club, 99's, Dog Watch Cafe, Kelley's Deli and more. Some barber shops are also opening...

RI Sets Goal for School to Start in Classrooms August 31st

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer/ Editor

June 15, 2020

As more and more public areas are beginning to re-open after being closed indefinitely due to COVID-19, the question of whether or not schools will reopen for the upcoming school year in the fall has remained up in the air for...

New Coffee Shop Coming to Mystic!

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

June 15, 2020

In late April, Green Marble Coffee House closed. The coffee shop on Steamboat Wharf in Mystic was loved by many and was sad to let go. In its place, there will be a new coffee shop called Lamplighter Trading Post. It will be ...

The Class of COVID-19

Story by Ben Fyke, Staff Writer/Editor/Social Media Manager

June 15, 2020

On March 13th, 2020, I walked the halls of Stonington High School for the last time as a student. When our principal activated the intercom at 1:50 PM on that day, the student body awaited the news of which most knew unoffic...

How You Can Help with “Black Lives Matter”

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

June 8, 2020

Following the murder of George Floyd, nationwide protests and calls to action erupted in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. The anger spread throughout the nation like wildfire and can seem overwhelming, but there ar...

What Stores Are Beginning to Open Up

Story by Carli LoPresto, Staff Writer

June 2, 2020

Governor Lamont stated that phase 1 reopening was going to take place May 20th, so you may be wondering what stores are open and what stores will open soon. As you probably know, Hallmark, T.J. Maxx, and JCPenny have reopened...

Disney World is Re-Opening in July

Story by Olivia Haberek, Staff Writer

June 2, 2020

On July 11th, the Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom will be reopening in Disney World. Following that, on July 15th EPCOT and Hollywood Studios will be reopening. Disney World and Disneyland have been closed since March. With...

The New iPhone 12 Coming in the Fall

Story by Carli LoPresto, Staff Writer

May 11, 2020

In September 2020, iPhone is expecting to release the iPhone 12. Apple expects to call then the iPhone 12 and the iPhone 12 Pro. It is also anticipated that it will come in 3 different sizes, 5.4, 6.7, and 6.1 inches. Rumors say...

Gov. Lamont Closes Schools For Remainder of School Year

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer/ Editor

May 5, 2020

This morning, Tuesday, May 5th, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont announced that all K-12 public schools statewide will remain closed until the fall in order to protect students and staff from COVID-19 and prevent learning in an...

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