• Clash Royale: Strategy, Quick Thinking… and Internet?

    Clash Royale: Strategy, Quick Thinking… and Internet?

    Austin, Staff Writer

    May 11, 2017

    Strategy! Quick thinking! Internet! All of these are important for Supercell’s multiplayer game, Clash Royale! Unlike some of Supercell's other popular games, Clash of Clans and Boom Beach, this game is not tycoon based! Clash Royale is a unique and fun deck battling game set in the Clash of Clans universe. ...

  • An Air Pollution Solution

    An Air Pollution Solution

    Clarissa and Connie

    April 27, 2017

    When someone says air pollution, you may be thinking, how does that affect me? But the truth is, while air pollution might seem like something far away in Asia and Africa, air pollution is a serious problem everywhere. For example, did you know that it can take less than a week for a black cloud of sm...

    A homemade soy candle is better for the air than a store bought candle.

  • Secession!

    Secession!

    Adarsh, Staff Writer

    April 24, 2017

    The 8-Red team representing Independent Fairfield, is separating from the United States! Why? The 8-Red teachers have designed this challenging and complicated project, to teach students the struggles and the immense difficulty in forming an independent country. Numerous forms of secession have occurred th...

    8-Red students learn about governments through a mock secession of Fairfield County.

  • Snowstorm Stella Seizes Unsuspecting Northeast!

    Snowstorm Stella Seizes Unsuspecting Northeast!

    Gayathri, Staff Writer

    March 30, 2017

    Outside my window I could see mounds of snow piling up like the whipped cream on my hot chocolate. Snowflakes swirled around as trees shook them off. It’s hard to believe that this winter wonderland scene could be so destructive, but due to the feeling of surprise, the high winds and flooding, an...

    Winter Storm Stella buries Wilton in a late-season snowfall.

Secession!

Secession!

Adarsh, Staff Writer

The 8-Red team representing Independent Fairfield, is separating from the United States! Why? The 8-Red teachers have designed this challenging and complicated project, to teach students the struggles and the immense diffi...

April 24, 2017No Comments

Snowstorm Stella Seizes Unsuspecting Northeast!

Snowstorm Stella Seizes Unsuspecting Northeast!

Gayathri, Staff Writer

Outside my window I could see mounds of snow piling up like the whipped cream on my hot chocolate. Snowflakes swirled around as trees shook them off. It’s hard to believe that this winter wonderland scene could be so de...

March 30, 2017No Comments

Middlebrook Collects Toys for Tots

Middlebrook Collects Toys for Tots

Emily, Staff Writer

Ahh, the holidays. That wonderful time of the year when you look forward to getting a mountain of presents. For the majority of Wilton children, this is a reality, but for some kids, it’s a sliver of dream pie.  A wish...

December 15, 2016No Comments

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A Long Journey for the Cubs

Emily, Staff Writer

To start, I need to make one thing clear. I am not a Chicago Cubs fan. I am a diehard Orioles fan. Sometimes, I root for the Mets. Considering the fact that both of these teams are out of the playoffs, I have no team to roo...

October 21, 2016No Comments

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The Power of Love

Adarsh, Staff Editor

It takes 21 hours, and a lot of energy to fly over to India. But sometimes that doesn’t matter. I visit India about every two or three years, and something I really look forward to is the time I spend ...

December 8, 2016No Comments

Poetry in Motion is Set in Motion

Poetry in Motion is Set in Motion

November 17, 2016

Hidden Gem: Mr. Mathews

Hidden Gem: Mr. Mathews

April 4, 2016

World Language Week: A Celebration of World Culture

World Language Week: A Celebration of World Culture

March 28, 2016

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  • The Power of Love

    It takes 21 hours, and a lot of energy to fly over to India. But sometimes that doesn’t matter. I visit India about every two or three years, and so...

  • Dancing: A Sport or an Art?

    Dancing: A Sport or an Art?

  • Cruelty Under the Big Top

    Imagine that you are a little kid again, holding your mother’s hand as she leads you under the huge red and white tent that screams, “CIRCUS!” E...

  • Rhinos: The Next DoDo?

    Everyone knows a rhinoceros as a big, bulky, gray creature who walks around and frolics in the mud. They aren’t exactly the cutest animals in the wo...

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