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  • Why Pink Pumpkins?

    Why Pink Pumpkins?

    Elyssa Hutchison and Caroline Cook

    October 20, 2016

    You are walking down Lyme Street and you stop to admire a leaf—it's red with green veins running throughout it. Its designs are beautiful, each line like a maze waiting to be figured out. Your eyes travel from leaf to leaf, absorbing it all. Before you know it, your pockets are full of them, wanting... READ MORE »»

  • Safe Grad Fundraiser

    Safe Grad Fundraiser

    Natalie Rugg, Editor-in-Chief

    October 20, 2016

    There will be a Safe Grad Fundraiser on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 at Teddy's Old Lyme Pizza Palace. These events support the end of the school year celebration for the seniors—it's an all night affair for the entire grade to prevent drinking, drug use or other dangerous activities in which recent... READ MORE »»

  • Lyrics of the Lonely Seventeen-Year-Old

    Lyrics of the Lonely Seventeen-Year-Old

    Brennan Griffin, Assistant Editor In Chief

    October 18, 2016

    I sit here for hours Conjuring up words that I can write And I can only hope that these Mental monsters might put up a fight And conquer The beast that is reality And make it so maybe I can get these dreams out of me. It’s just that I can’t do this I’m sorry, I don’t... READ MORE »»

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  • Break In at LOLHS

    Break In at LOLHS

    Alec Maskell, Contributor

    October 16, 2016

      On September 30th, the PE shed of Lyme-Old Lyme High School was broken into. What followed was a series of destructive acts of vandalism that stretched from the grounds of the high school, all the way to the DEP. In the weeks following the break in, many in the community and the school are... READ MORE »»

  • Seaweed


    Jane Scheiber, Contributor

    October 15, 2016

    Do you ever feel that feeling? Like bare feet on wet pavement that steams with hot summer rain? It is welcoming and enlivening- beguiling our hearts and souls into blitheness. It is like stepping in freshly cut grass as the blades stick to your soles, invading between your... READ MORE »»

  • Spirit Week!

    Spirit Week!

    Julia Stout, Contributor

    October 14, 2016

    That's right, everyone's favorite time of year (except for summer vacations and holidays) is coming up soon this month, Spirit Week. This year's Spirit Week goes from Monday, October 24th, to Friday, the 28th. Make sure to be prepared for and to participate in this year's Spirit Week. The Student Leaders... READ MORE »»


Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Book Review

Julia Stout, Contributor

If you hadn't heard of the massive success of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs in the past, then you must have by now, as the movie inspired by the first of the three installments in the Miss...  Read More »

October 20, 2016

Homecoming 10/28

October 20, 2016

Pep Rally 10/28

October 20, 2016

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, October 1

    V. Boys Soccer

    Lyme-Old Lyme High School 0 - Waterford 2

  • Saturday, October 1

    V. Girls Soccer

    Lyme-Old Lyme High School 0 - Waterford 0

  • Wednesday, September 28

    V. Girls Volleyball

    Lyme-Old Lyme High School 0 - East Hampton 3


New Boathouse Underway

Hannah Wisner, Editor

As the summer came to a close, the eagerly anticipated construction of the new boathouse began at Hains Park in Old Lyme. The original date set for the start of construction was pushed back a couple times due to conflicts...  Read More »

September 13, 2016

Three from LOLHS Boys Track Team Advance to the State Open

June 6, 2016

What it Takes to Row: Alex Swanski

May 14, 2016

Interview: LOLHS Boys Crew Coach Louis Zubek

May 1, 2016

Students vs. Faculty Basketball Game

February 27, 2016

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Teacher of the Year: Mrs. Kelley

Mrs. Kelley, a science teacher at Lyme-Old Lyme High School, has recently won the Teacher of the Year award for the academic year of 2014-2015. Madeleine...  Read More »

October 10, 2015

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Concert Chorus Performance of “Requiem”

Hope Femia, Editor

On Tuesday, April 12th, Concert Chorus performed "Requiem," a large-scale choral piece by English composer John Rutter, at 7:30pm in the high school auditorium. Rutter wrote this fascinating thirty-five...  Read More »

April 11, 2016

Hello, Dolly! the Musical from an Actress’s Perspective

Cora Koproski, Contributor

Lyme Old Lyme High School’s musical, Hello Dolly, is almost here! The musical is directed by LOLHS's Latin teacher, Mr. Motes. Mr. Wilson has been in charge of music by teaching us our songs, and Mrs....  Read More »

March 3, 2016

Results: Shoreline Art Awards 2016

February 25, 2016

Band and Chorus-Headed to Hawaii

December 3, 2015

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What should we name the Osprey–Wildcat hybrid?

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Creative Writing

The Universal Peace

Jane Scheiber, Contributor

The autumn rain fell into the trees as though the clouds had released the tensions in their spines and distress in their minds.   It fell in urgency to...  Read More »

October 24, 2016 • 0 comments


October 6, 2016

How to Succeed in Gym Class (Without Really Trying)

May 31, 2016

An Open Letter to my Hometown

May 31, 2016

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Does the Harambe poster unfairly exploit the memory of Harambe?

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