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State of emergency is proclaimed after storm damages

State of emergency is proclaimed after storm damages

Justin Som, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017
Filed under News

As a result of the storms of thunder and rain sweeping through California since late December, Governor Jerry Brown called a state of emergency for 50 counties on the night of Jan. 23. Sacramento, San Francisco, Merced, and San Mateo County were included in this group. According to the Brown administration, t...

Scots wear shorts in February

Scots wear shorts in February

Jill Albertson, Staff Writer
February 18, 2016
Filed under Campus, Top News

February is typically known as the month with rain boots, rainbows and pale complexions, but the last few weeks have felt more like Bermuda than Belmont. While Carlmont students are trying to study hard through the first half of second semester, a feeling of summer has caused a lack of focus in the...

Warm weather makes for dress code enforcement

Warm weather makes for dress code enforcement

Elena Mateus, Staff Writer
March 16, 2014
Filed under Campus

As the weather begins to change, so does the attire that students wear on campus. "It's getting warmer, so it's only normal for people to start wearing shorts," said sophomore Gabrielle Dimick.   The most basic rules for dress code are the three B's: No butts, bellies, or breasts visible. Most conflicts surrounding dress co...

Sweater weather is here

Sweater weather is here

Alyssa Espiritu, Staff Writer
October 19, 2013
Filed under A&E

Sweaters are becoming popular as students prepare for the fall season and cold weather. These are not just the typical, tacky Christmas sweaters or turtlenecks, but rather, stylish and oversized knit sweaters in basic colors. As the weather starts cooling down, students go from wearing shorts and flip...

Lets get flip floppin’ with the weather

Lets get flip floppin’ with the weather

Ashley Kawakami, Features Editor
March 13, 2013
Filed under Campus

It's time to flip-flop from winter boots to the summer sandals. Many people are welcoming the warm weather by breaking out their summer clothes. Nothing marks the beginning of spring and the promise of summer more than sandals and flip flops. A popular brand of flip flops are Rainbow Sandals. According...

Student Reactions: A week of stormy weather

Student Reactions: A week of stormy weather

March 16, 2012
Filed under Campus

[media-credit id=51 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]wet lunch table Last week weather forcasters called for extended periods of rain in the coming week, predicting more rainfall then the bay area has seen in a while. Those predictions came true. Since Monday, it's been raining almost nonstop, constantly either misting...

What’s up with the wacky weather?

What’s up with the wacky weather?

October 28, 2011
Filed under Campus

Fall is upon us and yet there are no cold chilly days, gusts of wind, and dreary clouds hanging in the sky. The weather lately has been unusual compared to the stereotypical  Autumn that we are used to. As students shed their layers of sweaters and jackets during lunch, they are left wondering "what...

Bizarre weather to continue for Bay Area

Bizarre weather to continue for Bay Area

March 18, 2011
Filed under Campus

Mar. 18 – Carlmont students were packing up and getting ready to leave their 4th period for lunch when suddenly, an announcement came on the intercom stating a tornado warning had been issued to the entire San Mateo County. Teachers were advised to keep their students indoors and away from all window...

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