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Carlmont varsity boys basketball crumble late in loss to Hillsdale

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The life skills learned from sports

December 5, 2019

Leadership. Confidence. Teamwork. Competition. These are all essential attributes that are necessary for everyday life. The Carlmont JV boys soccer team exemplified...

Saint Francis knocks down Carlmont in 45-36 victory

December 5, 2019

Carlmont girls JV basketball suffered their first loss of the season against Saint Francis High School on Dec. 4. The match was one of three in the Mountain View tournament,...

The ‘new five’ kick-off the season with a promising impression

December 2, 2019

After the girls' varsity basketball team secured a 44-31 point victory over the Cupertino Pioneers, Carlmonts' Erica Mendiola said that learning how to play together and team...

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San Carlos families have a ‘de-light-ful’ time at the Night of Holiday Lights

Recent News Stories

Christmas tree lighting is a ‘tree-mendous’ success

December 3, 2019

Belmont citizens gathered at the Carlmont Shopping Center to listen to the performers and watch as the Christmas tree lit up. Belmont does not have a downtown area like...

Black Friday fails to live up to expectations

December 2, 2019

Despite its amazing deals, Black Friday  impacts the environment and can be a poor experience for customers and workers alike. Black Friday is widely considered the biggest...

Uncertainty persists as PG&E blackouts continue

November 30, 2019

The recent power outages administered by the Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) have caused inconvenience for Bay Area residents.  In the past two months, PG&E...

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‘Bach’ to the classics

Recent Features Stories

When a Tower Falls

November 6, 2019

If you took an image of any of the 15 fires that have afflicted California in the last week, it would look like a snapshot from hell. Here in the Belmont-San Carlos area,...

Cultural minorities haunt during Halloween

November 3, 2019

Children are skipping down the street, dressed up as skeletons, witches, and ghosts. Bright smiles are disguised by their face paint; jack-o-lantern-shaped baskets are dangling...

Fair Play

November 1, 2019

After more than a century, California’s legislature challenged the legacy of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has instilled in the very fabric of collegiate...

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San Carlos families have a ‘de-light-ful’ time at the Night of Holiday Lights

San Carlos families have a ‘de-light-ful’ time at the Night of Holiday Lights

December 8, 2019

A stiff breeze wafted down Laurel Street, ushering in dark, rain-filled clouds. A sign advertising “Basic Beauty” was ripped from a pop-up tent and blew down the street. A group of boys played on the road, pretending...

‘Knives Out’ is utterly ingenious

‘Knives Out’ is utterly ingenious

December 4, 2019

Last Friday, I had the pleasure of laying back in my chair and snacking on popcorn while I watched Rian Johnson’s “Knives Out” in theaters.  I have much to say about this film, but first let me break down...

“The End Of The F***ing World 2” ruins its already perfect ending

“The End Of The F***ing World 2” ruins its already perfect ending

December 3, 2019

Ava Richards offers her thoughts on the second season of "The End Of The F***ing World," explaining its major faults and minimals assets. Some of her talking points include the purpose, visual appeal, and acting...

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The student news site of Carlmont High School in Belmont, California.