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Big Sur goes up in flames

Big Sur goes up in flames

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


Filed under News

Big Sur's scenic coast was engulfed by the Soberanes Fire on Monday, Sept. 19 after unexpected winds pushed the flames over the containment line. In an interview with the East Bay Times, Will Pi of the National Weather Service expressed the possibility of the wildfire spreading further along the...

Drake and Future take the number one spot

Drake and Future take the number one spot

Josef Gonzalez, Staff Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under A&E

Rappers Drake and Future take the number one spot on Billboard's top 200 albums with their new hit mixtape "What a Time to be Alive." The surprise mixtape was released on Sept. 20 and quickly made its way up through Billboard's top 200 albums chart based on its streaming time and the number of mix tapes...

2048 takes number one spot in app store

2048 takes number one spot in app store

Kimiko Okumura, Highlander Editor

April 8, 2014


Filed under A&E

Enticing and simple, the app 2048 has shot to the number one spot in the free apps chart within the two months of being available in the Apple App store. Created by Ketchapp, 2048 is a relatively simple game where the user swipes tiles on a 16 square grid until they reach the 2048th tile. Every game ...

Jeshurun Chen takes first spot in varsity badminton

Jeshurun Chen takes first spot in varsity badminton

Iris Berber, Staff Writer

March 18, 2014


Filed under Sports

During an afternoon badminton practice on Monday, March 10, sophomore Jeshurun Chen of the boys singles team challenged a fellow player, senior Ryan Pau for the number one position on the team. While the varsity singles team holds four positions for the boys, Ryan Pau had completed tryouts by holding ...

Fighting for a spot in the lot

Fighting for a spot in the lot

Darien Malekos, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013


Filed under Campus

Spot saving has caused disruption in the senior lot. For many licensed students the senior lot is something to look forward to as one of those "senior year perks." However, simply becoming a senior and buying a parking permit (which costs $100 for the entire school year) does not necessarily guarantee...

Scots baseball secures a spot in CCS

Scots baseball secures a spot in CCS

May 11, 2012


Filed under Sports

This Wednesday, the Scots defeated the Menlo-Atherton Bears with a spectacular outing from starting pitcher, Sean Collins. The Scots came out the door hot, scoring two runsin the third inning. The first of the two came when freshman Aaron Pleschner layed down a suicide squeeze while junior Conner...

Local Spot: The Counter at Hillsdale

Local Spot: The Counter at Hillsdale

November 20, 2011


Filed under Campus

The Counter in San Mateo, after its fairly recent opening, has become a hot spot for teens to munch on some tasty burgers. The Counter is a burger joint located across from the Hillsdale mall. But what makes this place special, is its make-it-yourself custom burgers. Visitors can add anything from...

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