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Eucalyptus Avenue lights up the winter season

Eucalyptus Avenue lights up the winter season

Leela Stuepfert, Staff Writer

December 16, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized

As the countdown to Christmas continues, holiday spirit can be discovered on Eucalyptus Avenue, where families gather to appreciate the extravagant lights set up for the holiday season. Eucalyptus Avenue, located in San Carlos, is incomparable to any other neighborhood in December, when it transforms...

Folk songs bring holiday spirit into the community

Folk songs bring holiday spirit into the community

Taisiia Yakovenko, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under News

As the holiday season reaches its peak, songs such as “Frosty the Snowman” and “Jingle Bells” can be heard almost everywhere. However, tunes that are popular today are nothing like the traditional Christmas carols. In an attempt to bring the holiday spirit into the community, Belmont Library...

The Snowman Project aims to help families in need celebrate the holidays

The Snowman Project aims to help families in need celebrate the holidays

Natalie Doud, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


Filed under Campus, Uncategorized

From Dec. 10 to Dec. 14, students can use their holiday spending money to give extra support to less fortunate families in the community during the holiday season. The Snowman Project is an annual fundraiser held during the holiday season, and this year the project will become school-wide. The dona...

Carlmont dances through the holidays

Victoria Valle Remond, Segment Producer

December 5, 2018


Filed under Campus, Holiday, ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Victoria Valle Remond reports on the 2018 Winter Dance Show and what it means for students to be a part of Carlmont Dance.

Hometown Holidays spreads Christmas joy

Hometown Holidays spreads Christmas joy

Ailee Lim, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018


Filed under News, Top News

As the seasons change and fall rolls into winter, Christmas celebrations begin. The annual Hometown Holidays celebration took place on Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Some activities featured were a craft and children's fair, photos with Santa, fake snow, a parade, a tree lighting, and performances...

Opinion: We should be thankful

Opinion: We should be thankful

Joseph Gomez, Segment Producer

December 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion, ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Features

To celebrate the start of the season of many holidays, Joseph Gomez rants about how we should be thankful for everything.

Santa and his elves visit Carlmont for the holidays

Santa and his elves visit Carlmont for the holidays

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

December 12, 2015


Filed under Campus, Holiday, Multimedia

Snow in California and Santa at school? It's a Christmas miracle! To relieve students of some stress during Dead Week and to bring in some holiday spirit, Santa came to the quad. "Having Santa here makes me feel like there's no place like school for the holidays. Santa is looking very well-r...

Tournament for Tots brings joy to the holidays

Tournament for Tots brings joy to the holidays

Justine Phipps, Sports Editor

December 7, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top News

Imagine being a six-year old with no presents sitting under your Christmas tree. It's not because you were naughty, but because your family was not financially able to buy you toys for the holidays. Something as simple as a toy car or a teddy bear could make a difference in a child's holiday experience. "My...

Go-to gifts for the holidays

Go-to gifts for the holidays

Miranda Irwin, Staff Writer

November 21, 2013


Filed under Holiday

When the holidays come around everyone seems to have their go-to gifts that they resort to every year. The holiday season is stressful and people find themselves rushing to the mall and local toy stores at the last minute to purchase gifts for their friends and family. Having go-to gifts tend to make...

How to stay healthy during the holidays

Reg Chatman Jr., Staff Writer and ScotCenter Editor

December 5, 2012


Filed under As seen in print

The holiday season brings families together to have fun and create memories that will last a lifetime. However, not many people know that the weight they gain over the holidays could also last a lifetime. Contrary to popular belief, studies have shown that the average American only gains about one...

Lighting up the holidays

Lighting up the holidays

December 15, 2011


Filed under Campus

This year, as many others, Eucalyptus Street in San Carlos pulled out all the stops for their lights in appreciation of the holiday season. The extravagant lights can be numbered at over 17,000 lights on just one house. It is a rarity to find a house on Eucalyptus without decorations on it. In ...

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