13th Annual Mystic Aquarium Penguin Run/Walk to Take Place Saturday

Story by Carli LoPresto, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

On October 19th, at 9:00 am, the Mystic Aquarium will host the 13th Annual Penguin Run/Walk. The Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center is supporting this event. This event helps protect and save the endangered African penguins. Participants...

Stonington Board of Education State of the District Addresses Accomplishments of This Year

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Editor

October 16, 2019

At the Stonington Board of Education meeting on October 10, members addressed the State of the District among various other topics regarding Stonington Public Schools. Superintendent Van Riley summarized the State of the District...

Looking for a Fun Afternoon Full of Art and Music? Come to “After After Dark” at the Mystic Museum of Art on October 13th

Story by Ava Schrage and Greyson DelGrosso

October 11, 2019

The Mystic Museum of Art will be hosting an "Art After Dark" event on Sunday, October 13th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the art center. Tickets are available for purchase at the door, and the prices are $12 for members, $15 for...

Support Language Honor Societies- Come to Car Wash Fundraiser on October 19th

Story by Ava Schrage, Editor/ Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

On Saturday, October 19th, both the French and Spanish Honor Societies are hosting a car wash here at the high school all day to raise money for their organizations. Tickets are being sold by the members of the group for $5...

72nd Annual Columbus Day Parade to take place on October 13th

Story by Olivia Haberek, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

On Sunday, October 13th at 1:10 p.m. the 72nd annual Westerly-Pawcatuck Columbus Day Parade will take place. The parade will be starting at Westerly High School, 23 Ward Avenue, Westerly RI. There will be a variety of marchers...

Mystic Aquarium Coastal Cleanup to take place September 29th

Story by Olivia Haberek, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

On September 29th, at 10 a.m. through 2 p.m. the Mystic Aquarium and other community partners will hold be a beach cleanup at Bluff Point State Park in Groton, CT.  They hope to remove 1,000 pounds of debris from Rhode Island...

Pirates Invade Mystic — Taking Tourist Gold

Story by Greyson DelGrosso and Ava Schrage

September 27, 2019

October 4th - 6th there will be an imminent threat of Pirates in Downtown Mystic. The ships will make landfall at noon on Saturday and Sunday. A raffle will also be available to enter, with tickets available at a multitude of locations. The grand pri...

Westerly – Pawcatuck Third Annual Downtown Shutdown to Take Place Thursday

Story by Olivia Haberek

September 23, 2019

The third annual Downtown Shutdown will take place on Thursday, September 26th from 5 PM to 10 PM in Downtown Westerly. This event will be hosted by the Westerly-Pawcatuck Downtown Business Association, Sugar, and Bricks and Murals...

Catch a Curl Surf Contest and Beach Cleanup Fundraiser Cleans 65 Ibs of Trash from Westerly

Story by Ava Schrage, Greyson DelGrosso, and Olivia Haberek

September 17, 2019

On Saturday, September 14th from 9:00 am-3:00 pm the 8th annual Catch a Curl youth surf contest and beach clean up, sponsored by New England Science and Sailing (NESS), was held at Westerly Town Beach to promote a clean environment. In...

School Year Kicks Off With Back To School Night

Story by Ben Fyke, Editor

September 9, 2019

The annual Back to School Night took place last Thursday, which gave parents the opportunity to meet their child’s teachers and learn about their classes. The event began at 6:30, with an announcement from principal Mr. Friese. P...

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