Thursday, February 22, 2024


Staples History on Display at Library Image
Art work and photos related to Staples High School went up Tuesday at the Westport Public Library in advance of Sunday’s book signing event for Dan Woog, author of a new book on Staples’ history. Wally Woods and Mollie Donovan (rear) did the honors and immediately attrracted a crowd that included Traci Miller and son Graham, 2, and Heather Bessey and her daughter Olivia, 3. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

Dan Woog’s Staples History Book Signing Set for Sunday Image
On sale Sunday: new Staples history book. Contributed photo
There will be a book signing and reception Sunday to celebrate the publication of Dan Woog’s new book: “Staples High School: 120 Years of A+ Education.”

The event takes place in the Westport Public Library’s Great Hall at noon. A number of retired Staples teachers will attend the event, an announcement said.

The 400-page, 170-photo book is also available online at and

After Sunday, it will be on sale at the Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place.