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Carlmont badminton defeats South San Francisco 11-4 on senior night

Carlmont badminton defeats South San Francisco 11-4 on senior night

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

Carlmont came out with fire to deny a win against rival South San Francisco. On April 26, Carlmont played a conference game against South San Francisco on senior night. The two teams had previously met on Mar. 15; that game also resulted in a win for Carlmont. In their final conference and hom...

Robotics team competes at the San Francisco Regional Competition

Robotics team competes at the San Francisco Regional Competition

Tyler Dartnell, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


Filed under Campus

The Carlmont Robotics team traveled to compete at the San Fransisco Regional Competition on the weekend of March 18. The team successfully made it to the semifinals but were defeated by an alliance of world champions. A big part of the competition is preparation and the ability to change parts of the r...

Replacement of San Francisco Mayor sparks outrage

Replacement of San Francisco Mayor sparks outrage

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under News

After the unexpected death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on Dec. 12, 2017, the President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, London Breed became the acting mayor. However, not more than two months later, the Board of Supervisors voted to replace Breed with Mark Ferrell, another supervisor, as the i...

San Francisco Women’s March returns with a path to the ballot

San Francisco Women’s March returns with a path to the ballot

Nina Heller, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


Filed under News

They rose. They resisted. And most notably, they repeated. On Saturday, Jan. 20, the women of San Francisco took to the streets one year after the Women’s March on Washington with a powerful message: Hear our vote. The San Francisco March was one of many sister marches held around the country in s...

San Francisco protesters rain down on white supremacy

San Francisco protesters rain down on white supremacy

Connor Lin and Talia Fine

August 15, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

Rain sprinkled down on San Francisco City Hall as 500 protesters lit candles to stand in solidarity with Charlottesville, Virginia. As the wind blew signs across the park, citizens stepped forward to share the stories of prejudice and injustice in their lives. On Aug. 12 in Charlottesville, Virginia, a "...

San Francisco rallies against white supremacy

San Francisco rallies against white supremacy

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

August 14, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: News

Sophie Penn reports on the Charlottesville counter-protest at San Francisco City Hall.

Demonstrators call for rejection of Gorsuch

Demonstrators call for rejection of Gorsuch

Justin Som, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under News

In San Francisco, a small force of white canvas tents and demonstrators gathered at the steps of Justin Herman Plaza. Displaying signs that said "We Object -- The People's Defense," the participants were part of a movement in 13 cities across the United States called "The People's Filibuster." They were there for one reason -- t...

San Francisco raises the smoking age

San Francisco raises the smoking age

Brooke Chang, Staff Writer

March 5, 2016


Filed under News, Top News

When someone turns 18, he becomes an adult and enters a whole new life of responsibility and freedom. He can go wherever and do whatever he wants, whenever he wants to do it. However, on March 1, the San Francisco city supervisor vote dictated that these young, 18-year-old adults will no longer...

San Francisco Giants — can the pattern be continued?

San Francisco Giants — can the pattern be continued?

Andrew Cross, Staff Writer

March 31, 2015


Filed under Sports

It’s an early morning during the month of March, and the dirt of the infield is being watered and prepared for practice. Fans line up waiting for players to come out of the clubhouse to snatch a new autograph. This is all taking place in Scottsdale, Arizona, where the reigning champs are preparing for the 2015 season...

San Francisco Giants Parade 2014

San Francisco Giants Parade 2014

Jocelyn Moran, Staff Writer

November 5, 2014


Filed under Multimedia

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San Francisco fire burns down apartment building

San Francisco fire burns down apartment building

Alex Yang, Staff Writer

March 12, 2014


Filed under News

A five-alarm fire burnt down an apartment building construction site on Tuesday, sending up black smoke that could be seen for miles around the San Francisco Bay. The fire began around 5 p.m. Tuesday in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood and caused an evacuation of nearby buildings. The fire...

San Francisco mayor plans to bring back free Sunday parking

San Francisco mayor plans to bring back free Sunday parking

Alex Yang, Staff Writer

January 15, 2014


Filed under News

Finding an affordable parking spot in San Francisco can always be a challenge. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is planning to bring back free Sunday parking to the city. San Francisco started charging for Sunday street parking in the beginning of 2013, hoping to bring in $1.7 million annually to support Muni, th...

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