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Belmont announces first Community Service Awards

Belmont announces first Community Service Awards

Max Lee, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


Filed under News

With Belmont's first Community Service Award, a Belmont resident will be commemorated as an exceptional volunteer. The city of Belmont's Community Service Award is an opportunity for those who inspire the community with their leadership and unselfishness to be recognized by the mayor, city staff, and commu...

Superintendent announces retirement after 39-year-long career

Superintendent announces retirement after 39-year-long career

Connor Lin, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016


Filed under Campus

After a career of 39 years in public education, Sequoia Union High School District Superintendent Jim Lianides will be retiring at the end of this school year in June 2017. Lianides decided to retire due to his desire for a change in his life. “It's time to move on and pursue other interests. As...

BART announces new suicide prevention program

BART announces new suicide prevention program

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

April 15, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

Suicide is not the route. In response to a large increase in suicides and suicide attempts, Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) has launched a new suicide intervention campaign. With guidance from the Bay Area Suicide and Crisis Intervention Alliance (BASCIA), BART has planned a multi-pronged program...

Brazil announces World Cup squad

Brazil announces World Cup squad

Matt DeGraff, Staff Writer

May 8, 2014


Filed under News

Brazil announced its World Cup 23 man squad on May 7. Head coach Luis Felipe Scolari named 17 world cup rookies, while leaving out experienced, but aging stars like Kaka and Ronaldinho. Sophomore Colley Loum said, "I can't believe that he left Kaka and Ronaldinho out of the team.  I mean maybe...

Amazon announces a new streaming media device

Amazon announces a new streaming media device

Tian Chary, Staff Writer

April 8, 2014


Filed under A&E

As online streaming video becomes more popular, Amazon unveiled their new streaming media device that allows consumers to watch Hulu, Amazon Instant Video, Netflix, Youtube and much more. Amazon Fire TV is a device that is fairly small and easy to maneuver. It is similar to the Apple TV and console m...

Obama announces opinion on gay marriage

Obama announces opinion on gay marriage

Gabriela d'Souza, Staff Writer

May 29, 2012


Filed under News

Last week, President Barack Obama openly announced that he is pro-gay marriage. A few years ago, when Obama was first running for president, he mentioned that he felt that the gay community had the right to marry, but did not want to make an official statement about it. Newsweek Magazine has stated...

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