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Mountain lion sighting in Belmont residential area

Mountain lion sighting in Belmont residential area

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

October 28, 2013


Filed under News

A mountain lion was sighted on Hastings Drive on Oct. 21, the second sighting of a mountain lion in that week. A Belmont man contacted local authorities, reporting that he had witnessed a mountain lion run across the road while he was driving. The man claimed that the mountain lion ran off the road and dow...

Belmont gas line safety in question

Belmont gas line safety in question

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

October 16, 2013


Filed under News

The safety of Belmont’s gas lines have been called into question after the recent shut down of a San Carlos gas line on Oct. 7. San Carlos shut down one of their gas lines in order to examine its safety. This has led to concerns being brought up about Belmont’s gas lines as well. While Belmont’s g...

Carlmont falls to Notre Dame in Battle of Belmont

Carlmont falls to Notre Dame in Battle of Belmont

October 4, 2013


Filed under Sports

Notre Dame-Belmont swept Carlmont in three sets to win the much anticipated annual Battle of Belmont. The Tigers were able to overcome a hostile environment and outlast the Scots in three straight sets - 25-22, 25-21, 25-22. Notre Dame (15-5) set the tone for the night after winning a heavily conte...

Candidates demonstrate the spirit of Belmont

Candidates demonstrate the spirit of Belmont

Alex Lay, Staff Writer

September 27, 2013


Filed under News, Top News

After the cancellation of the City Council Candidates’ forum on Sept. 26, the Belmont community stepped in and turned the unfortunate situation into a meet-and-greet allowing citizens to get to know the candidates. According to a flyer sent out by the Belmont Chamber of Commerce, the League of Women Voters withdrew ...

Five Guys comes to Belmont

Five Guys comes to Belmont

February 7, 2013


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Belmont has recently gained a hot spot for burgers and fries, specifically Five Guys Burgers and Fries. The new addition to the popular fast food chain officially opened Feb. 7, 2013. This specific location will employ several Carlmont students, and is located a few miles away from campus in the...

Belmont Council says no to CSUS

Belmont Council says no to CSUS

October 25, 2012


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The Belmont City Council has voted against Crystal Springs Upland School’s application to build a new school. In a 3-2 vote, the Council denied CSUS’s application to build a 52,000 square foot campus on Davis Drive, which is off Ralston Avenue. Council member Christine Wozniak stated that,...

New middle school proposed for Belmont

New middle school proposed for Belmont

October 11, 2012


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Crystal Springs Uplands School has proposed a plan to build a middle school in Belmont. The middle school would be on Davis Drive, off of Ralston Avenue. There currently are empty corporate buildings at Davis, buildings which have been listed as available for rent for quite some time. The president...

Varsity volleyball victorious in Battle of Belmont

Varsity volleyball victorious in Battle of Belmont

October 2, 2012


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[media-credit id=64 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Carlmont’s varsity volleyball team dominated Notre Dame High School in the Battle of Belmont on Oct.1, 2012. Varsity volleyball came out strong and ended up victorious against the Tigers. The Lady Scots fought a very close match and wo...

Battle of Belmont postponed

Battle of Belmont postponed

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer/Columnist

September 12, 2012


Filed under Sports

The Terry Stogner Gymnasium was quiet this week as there were no games scheduled for the Carlmont varsity volleyball team due to the postponing of the notorious Battle of Belmont. Although this could be considered a minor set-back, this year's 2012 team is hard at work and ready to play when the time...

Belmont Library hosts teen poetry contest

Belmont Library hosts teen poetry contest

April 18, 2012


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[media-credit name="Flickr: Rubin 110" align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] In honor of National Poetry Month, the Belmont Library will be holding their first poetry contest for high school and middle school students from April 1 to April 30. Teens can submit up to three original poems that are thirty lines or...

Author Cara Black will be coming to the Belmont Library

Author Cara Black will be coming to the Belmont Library

February 27, 2012


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[media-credit id=56 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] Antony award-nominee author Cara Black will be coming to the Belmont Library on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 6:30 PM to present her newest installment to her Paris-based crime series, Aimée Leduc Investigations. Murder at the Lanterne Rouge: An...

Authors Tim Dorsey and Bill Fitzhugh come to Belmont Library

Authors Tim Dorsey and Bill Fitzhugh come to Belmont Library

February 27, 2012


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[media-credit id=56 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] Author Tim Dorsey and Bill Fitzhugh will be coming to the Belmont Library on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012 at 7:00pm to present their newest novels. Best-selling author Dorsey adds a fifteenth novel to his crime series staring secret agent Serge Storms. In Pineapple...

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