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Cyberbullies arrested in connection with suicide of 12-year-old girl

Cyberbullies arrested in connection with suicide of 12-year-old girl

Aria Frangos, Staff Writer

October 19, 2013


Filed under News, Top News

"Yes ik [I know] I killed Rebecca and IDGAF [I don't give a f--k]." This Facebook post was the decision-maker for authorities to arrest two young Fla. girls charged with the aggravated stalking that drove a 12-year-old peer to suicide last month. A group of about 15 girls led by the two arrested...

Jerry Hill speaks in JSA meeting

Jerry Hill speaks in JSA meeting

Taran Sun, Staff Writer

October 18, 2013


Filed under Campus, Top News

The Carlmont Junior State of America (JSA) hosted Jerry Hill, California State Senator, on Oct. 16 to speak to students about how the world of politics presents an effective route for making a difference in their community. Hill has an extensive background as a politician, having served as the mayor of ...

Starbucks fall menu madness: Pumpkin drinks and longer lines

Sarah Adams, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under A&E, Top News

Starbucks announces its fall menu, bringing new flavors and long lines to many of its local stores. The fall seasonal menu at Starbucks brings back the pumpkin spice latte, salted caramel mocha, pumpkin sugar cookies, and more, but only for a limited time. The short availability of these employee-acclaimed,...

Five shows to see in Rocktober

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under A&E, Top News

With the changing of seasons comes new album releases and fresh tunes to beat back the winter blues. Hundreds of artists are now touring the Bay to take part in the long-awaited "Rocktober" shows. City and Colour is performing Oct. 18 at the Fox Theater in Oakland. Canadian indie folk artist Dallas Gree...

Varsity Football doesn’t go down without a fight

Varsity Football doesn’t go down without a fight

Justine Phipps, Scots Scoop Editor

October 12, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top News

The Scots played hard but fell 34-14 against the Hillsdale Knights on Friday afternoon at Hillsdale High School. Hillsdale opened up the game with a touchdown in the first quarter, leading the game to become a defensive battle on both sides until late in the second quarter when the Scots scored a...

JV football does well in first league game

JV football does well in first league game

October 11, 2013


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The Carlmont Scots started off with a great win for their first league game against the Hillsdale Knights on Oct. 10, 2013. The JV game at Hillsdale concluded with a score of  53-30. Despite the weather showing that winter is approaching with the chilly winds, the Scots refused to let Mother Nature...

Hard work pays off for Lady Scots

Hard work pays off for Lady Scots

Kimiko Okumura, Staff Writer

October 9, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top News

The intense preparation and practice of the girls varsity water polo team helped them push their way to an 8-6 victory against Sequoia High School Wednesday night. "During practice we spent time on the fundamentals of water polo. In close games it comes down to which team will perform better fundamentals,"...

Marvin Gardens pub and grill: worth it?

Marvin Gardens pub and grill: worth it?

October 9, 2013


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I entered Marvin Gardens thinking only one thing: this place better have some good grub. And it did. Located at 1160 Old County road in Belmont, Marvin Gardens doesn't quite catch your attention. It has neon signs advertising beer and sports, yet it is still easy to miss. There is very little parking outsid...

An English teacher with a voice

An English teacher with a voice

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer/Columnist

October 7, 2013


Filed under Campus, Staff Bios, Top News

An educator by day and a songstress by night, Sarah Cane is more than just a regular English teacher. When she was just 19 years old, Cane sang with the San Francisco Bay Area Chamber Choir in the Europa Cantat, a prestigious choir festival designed to celebrate unity and the joy of singing. The Bay...

Stanford student responsible for fatal DUI accident

Stanford student responsible for fatal DUI accident

Brooke Buckley, Staff Writer

October 7, 2013


Filed under News, Top News

One person was pronounced dead at the scene, and two are in critical condition after a fatal accident on Highway 101 in South San Francisco. Zachary Katz, a 24-year-old Stanford student was reported driving under the influence when he was involved in a head on collision at 3:48 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5...

A little dumpling house on big Broadway

A little dumpling house on big Broadway

Tracy Chu, Staff Writer

October 4, 2013


Filed under A&E, Top News

The Shanghai Dumpling Shop was an affordable yet delicious experience, with great menu options and fairly good service. The Shanghai Dumpling Shop is a classic Chinese dumpling house located on Broadway Avenue in Millbrae, Calif. The restaurant offers traditional Shanghai-style items, including steamed...

Fans go ape over Arctic Monkeys

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer

October 1, 2013


Filed under A&E, Top News

Indie rock band Arctic Monkeys did not disappoint last Friday, Sept. 27, during their second sold-out show at the Fox Theater in Oakland, Calif. Amid a crowd of nearly 3,000 fans, the Sheffield four piece owned the stage and left guests in awe. The group began an international tour on May 22 to debut their...

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