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Tutti Frutti franchise

Tutti Frutti franchise

November 8, 2011


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[media-credit name="Jackie Chang" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Tutti Frutti is commonly inhabited by many high school students. Tutti Frutti is the world's largest frozen yogurt retail chain and a favorite of many Carlmont students. It has stores in over 18 countries, including right here in San Ca...

Behind-the-Scenes: “GALA” Edition

Behind-the-Scenes: “GALA” Edition

November 8, 2011


Filed under A&E, Campus

As guests arrived and enjoyed hors d'oeuvre and tours of the arts building, Carlmont performing art students were frantically preparing backstage in preparation for the performance portion of the second annual Carlmont Arts Showcase Gala.   [media-credit id=45 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-cred...

Harry Potter’s battle of the houses

Harry Potter’s battle of the houses

Isabella Paragas, Staff Writer

November 6, 2011


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[media-credit id=59 align="alignnone" width="220"][/media-credit]On Sunday afternoon, Carlmont's Qudditch club held their first official Qudditch game between the fours houses. Unfortunately, not enough students attended, so it became a practice for the loyal few who did show up for the fun. "This was supposed to be the first game...

The 99 percent marches on Market Street

The 99 percent marches on Market Street

November 6, 2011


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On Nov. 5 at around 3:30 pm, Occupy made themselves known outside the Commonwealth Club on Market Street. The downstairs part of the building housed a Chase Bank, likely the cause of this specific demonstration. "I don't really know enough about what Occupy is to have an opinion on it," Melanie...

Staff dominates students in football match

Staff dominates students in football match

Sabrina Leung, Editorial Director

November 4, 2011


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The Carlmont staff dominated the 2011 football team at the Staff vs. Students Football game during lunch on Friday, with a score of 7-0. This was one of the first Staff vs. Student games this year. Despite the cold weather, many students piled up on the bleachers to cheer on their classmates and ...

Swinging into the past

November 4, 2011


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What is the only thing at Carlmont that has survived since 1930? How about a hint, the instructor is an algebra teacher and she is also the head of the robotics club. This of course is the Swing Club. Although the club itself obviously hasn’t been around since 1930, the choreography and music has...

Students sign up for Blood Drive to save lives

Students sign up for Blood Drive to save lives

November 3, 2011


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[media-credit id=52 align="alignnone" width="200"][/media-credit]Students and staff at Carlmont are signing up for the annual blood drive to be held on Thursday, Nov. 17. Sign ups began on Tuesday, Nov. 1 and will continue until Thursday, Nov. 10. They are being taken in the quad at lunch. Making its third appearance to...

Hustle and bustle on Laurel Street

Hustle and bustle on Laurel Street

November 3, 2011


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[media-credit name="Virginia O'Callahan" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Nothing Bundt Cakes, Laurel Street Salon and Vanilla Moon on Laurel Street Laurel Street, located in downtown San Carlos a few miles from Carlmont High School, attracts available students with its stores, shops a...

Power Outage stops class

November 3, 2011


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Around 11 o'clock yesterday, students and teachers in class were suddenly thrown into the dark as lights, computers and smart-boards around the school turned off. According to Carlmont's School Resource Officer, the outage was caused by a faulty transformer located in San Carlos. While power was...

Scots embrace Halloween

Scots embrace Halloween

October 31, 2011


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[media-credit id=51 align="alignright" width="199"][/media-credit]Three Carlmont students showing off their costumes [media-credit id=51 align="alignleft" width="199"]  [/media-credit]Carlmont students dressed up for Halloween Halloween was in the air on Monday, and so was a barrage of spirited cos...

UC Berkeley study confirms that Global Warming exists

UC Berkeley study confirms that Global Warming exists

October 31, 2011


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[media-credit name="Berkeley Earth Surface Temperture" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] For decades, scientists have debated amongst each other whether global warming truly exists in the world. On Oct. 20, the Berkeley Earth Surface Temperature group, a U.C. Berkeley organization, relea...

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