How Some are Coping with Quarantine Boredom

Story by Sarah Flakus, Editor/Staff Writer

May 4, 2020

When asked for one word to describe people's quarantine experience, many may say "boring." Being stuck in a house for weeks on end may cause people to run out of interesting things to do, and many have begun to cope with the boredom...

College Campuses Must Reopen This Fall

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

May 4, 2020

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, higher education has been hit especially hard. College students across the country were hastily sent home from their campuses in March and have been enduring distance learning since. For many, their...

Stonington Language Societies Plan Donation to Charity Organization “World Central Kitchen”

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

April 26, 2020

As the world has become overwhelmed with uncertainty, loss, and tragedy, Stonington French Honor Society and Stonington Spanish Honor Society want to help promote a sense of both local and global unity. Although the issue at hand...

Quarantine Boredom Causes a Flood of Instagram Trends

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer/ Editor

April 23, 2020

As the nation continues to be on lockdown, people are growing increasingly bored with the few activities that they're limited to doing in their own homes. However, with popular social media platforms at our disposal, we now have...

Coronavirus Pandemic Moves College Learning Online

Story by Sarah Flakus, Editor/Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

On March 6th, The University of Washington was the first large college in the nation to close its doors due to the coronavirus outbreak in the country and move learning to an online-setting. Now, almost a month later, it's hard...

Why Social Distancing is NECESSARY, Even When You Are “Healthy”

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer/ Editor

April 1, 2020

In light of the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak, government officials and public health experts have been pushing people throughout the nation to take preventative measures to stop the disease from spreading, in order to "flatten...

The Coronavirus Takes Over the World And Puts Normal Life On Hold

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

March 13, 2020

The coronavirus has spread like wildfire around the globe with over 5,000 deaths and 138,000 cases worldwide. On Wednesday, it was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization. Universities around the nation have responded...

The New Wing Spot in Westerly Worth a Try

Story by Carli LoPresto, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

Over the weekend, I wanted to see what the new Wing Spot was about, so I ordered some food that looked good on the menu. When I ordered my food, they picked up immediately. I easily ordered my chicken wings and fried Oreos that...

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