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Taiwanese Cultural Festival celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Taiwanese Cultural Festival celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Cath Lei, Staff Writer
May 14, 2017
Filed under News, Top News

Every year since 1992, the month of May has been lined with festivals and fairs celebrating both Asian and Pacific Islander cultures. Seven years after May was declared Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, Bill Clinton designated the second week of May to be Taiwanese American Heritage Week. This ...

Belmont Earth Day celebration promotes sustainability

Belmont Earth Day celebration promotes sustainability

Nina Heller, Staff Writer
April 29, 2017
Filed under News

Reduce, reuse, and recycle was a prominent theme at Belmont's Earth Day festival. Held on April 29 in Twin Pines Park, the Belmont community gathered to learn about sustainability and environmentally friendly practices. Document Shredding, E-waste drop off, compost giveaway, book recycling drop off,...

Carlmont drama sets the scene at Ohlone Theatre Festival

Carlmont drama sets the scene at Ohlone Theatre Festival

Cath Lei, Staff Writer
March 22, 2017
Filed under Campus

Every spring, the Ohlone College campus buzzes with life as students apply stage makeup, rehearse lines, and belt Broadway show tunes one last time before they have to perform. These students are preparing for the Ohlone College High School Theatre Festival, a two-day competition. The 23rd annua...

Carlmont gets jazzy at CSM

Carlmont gets jazzy at CSM

Aria Frangos, Scot Scoop Editor
November 19, 2015
Filed under A&E, Campus, Top News

“I’m nervous and excited about my first performance with the jazz band, but I think it will be a really cool experience to play at the festival,” said freshman Jayla Chee. Nov. 20 is the annual Jazz Festival at College of San Mateo, and Carlmont Jazz Ensemble’s first performance of the yea...

Save the Music Festival brings the community together

Save the Music Festival brings the community together

Hannah Young, Staff Writer
October 9, 2015
Filed under Campus, Top News

Face-paint-covered children ran from one booth to the next. Community members of all ages volunteered in green t-shirts. Parents eagerly photographed their young musicians on stage. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Oct. 5, music of dozens of genres could be heard resonating off of the trees of Twin Pines park. Save...

Annual Save the Music Festival approaches

Annual Save the Music Festival approaches

Connie Yi, Staff Writer
October 1, 2014
Filed under A&E

Save the Music is back. The 12th annual Save the Music Festival will be held on Sunday, Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. According to The Belmont-Redwood Shores Public School Foundation, it is the largest community event in Belmont. The Save the Music Festival raises money to support music...

11th annual Save the Music Festival brings smiles to community

11th annual Save the Music Festival brings smiles to community

October 8, 2013
Filed under Multimedia

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SXSW music festival lineup impresses

SXSW music festival lineup impresses

March 13, 2013
Filed under A&E

With every spring comes the SXSW music festival in Austin, Texas. A mutlimedia event filled with conferences, shows, and trade shows, SXSW (South by Southwest) attracts all types of people looking for entertainment and developments in various fields. The music is what pulls most to SXSW and the lineup...

Save the Music Festival

Save the Music Festival

October 17, 2012
Filed under Multimedia

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Chocolate festival returns

Chocolate festival returns

Ashley Kawakami, Features Editor
October 4, 2012
Filed under Campus

Belmont’s annual Chocolate Festival will be held on Oct. 5 and 6 at the Congregational Church of Belmont. The CCB will host the festival at their church on 751 Alameda de las Pulgas. This will be the CCB’s 30th annual festival and will feature 20 local vendors, including quite a few from Belmont....

Festivus: A festival for the rest of us!

Festivus: A festival for the rest of us!

November 18, 2010
Filed under A&E

Tired of all the commercialism and pressure of the holiday season? Try celebrating Festivus! Festivus is a secular holiday that one can celebrate instead of Christmas, Hanukkah,  and Kwanzaa. It was originally created by writer Dan O'Keefe, and popularized on the show Seinfeld. How does one celebrate Fest...

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