Will X-Block be different next year?

Story by Kaitlyn Whipple and Megan Sartor

March 17, 2013

Recently there has been word around the school that the administration is considering shortening X-block next year due to the fact that it is a waste of student’s time. We took this opportunity to ask around and see what the...

Opinion: Why This Budget Needs To Pass

Story by Ethan Schroeder, Staff Writer

February 13, 2013

Every person that lives in the town of Stonington is basically accustomed to what occurs when the superintendent of schools presents a new budget. Most of the time, it doesn’t go through the first time. Then, every time it is...

The blunt truth: marijuana opposition arguments go up in smoke

Story by Laina Muroni, Staff Writer

December 12, 2012

The new Amendment 64 laws in Colorado and Washington state that you must be over 21 years of age to legally possess, use, display, purchase and transport marijuana accessories or up to one ounce of marijuana. With marijuana being...

The Turkey Day Rally: One Writer Weighs In

Story by Jake Miner, Staff Writer

December 12, 2012

As you all know, the annual pep rally was held a few weeks ago. It’s the day before the Turkey Day Game where the football players are all recognized and paraded around in front of the entire school. I don’t know about...

Reindeer games: not so jolly for everyone?

Story by Ethan Schroeder, Staff Writer

December 12, 2012

The Reindeer Games have been around for years at Stonington High, and with good reason, because everyone that participates speaks highly of their experience. But that’s just it. Everyone that participates. What about the audience?...

Is Facebook less popular than it used to be?

Story by Lily Santiago, Staff Writer

December 5, 2012

In the past year, the popular social networking website Facebook has seemingly been overrun with budding, socially inept preteens looking to connect with strangers around the world (which, if you guys weren’t aware, is not the...

Signs at popular department store Nordstrom display signs indicating why its holiday season isn't starting until after Thanksgiving.

Decking the Halls too Soon?

November 13, 2012

From Inspiration to Devastation

Story by Jackson Donahue, Staff Writer

October 18, 2012

Growing up as a young boy I always had somebody that I looked up to, whether it was my older brother, my father, or a more famous idol. The characteristics of these idolized figures were typically all the same: confident, determined,...