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Most anticipated smartphones of 2012

Most anticipated smartphones of 2012

February 4, 2012


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(techdrop.blogspot.com) In recent years, the mobile market's style and technology has changed drastically. This change includes the addition of the smartphone to about 42 percent of the entire American population. As more and more people have started using smartphones, the technology they ar...

FOMF begins this weekend

February 3, 2012


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This Friday through Sunday, Carlmont students will be participating in the yearly event called FOMF. FOMF, also known as Friends of Millard Filmore, is a scavenger hunt against schools across the bay area. Carlmont created this event, but has failed to take home the first prize in many years. The...

Cuisinett french comfort food

Cuisinett french comfort food

February 2, 2012


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Cuisinett's French Comfort Food is a homey, french-style cafe that has nestled its way into the corner of San Carlos Avenue and El Camino. With an array of typical french food ranging from specialized steaks and burgers to the infamous ratatouille complementing some authentic wine and french so...

Rose sale sparks Valentine’s Day spirit

Rose sale sparks Valentine’s Day spirit

February 2, 2012


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With Valentines day just around the corner, roses will be sold all week from Feb. 6 to the 10 to get Carlmont students in the Valentine's Day spirit. Roses will be sold for two dollars every day at lunch in the Quad. When purchasing a rose for that special someone, one has the option of writing...

What Cuties

What Cuties

February 1, 2012


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So much deliciousousness in such a little package. Make room apples, Cuties are becoming the most popular fruits in students' lunches. Cuties, which may seem like mini oranges, are actually two vareities of Mandarin. They are either Clementine Mandarins, available November through January, or Mur...

SOS: Coming back to move forward

SOS: Coming back to move forward

Isabella Paragas, Staff Writer

January 30, 2012


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This past Friday, Jan. 27, Carlmont SOS members, short for Students Offering Support, went to Tierra Linda Middle School to give presentations about bullying and self-esteem. The group hopes that by educating the next generation of students will lead to stopping the vicious cycle of bullyin...

Clipper Card debuts on SamTrans

Clipper Card debuts on SamTrans

January 30, 2012


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The Clipper Card is a reloadable multi-purpose ticketing service that Muni, Bart, Caltrain, VTA, and ACTranisit have been using since 2010. SamTrans, however, has only introduced the service to modernize and replace the paper pass system. As of Jan. 1 of this year, monthly SamTrans passes can only be obtained by purchasing ...

Hipsters: more than meets the eye?

Hipsters: more than meets the eye?

January 28, 2012


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The latest craze that has struck our generation is dressing or acting like a hipster. This trend has swept mainly the girl population and has sent females shopping their hearts out at stores such as Urban Outfitters or American Apparel. "The way they dress is so cute!" says Lauren Reiley. "I definitely...

An assembly to remember

An assembly to remember

January 27, 2012


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With a new semester started, students gathered in Carlmont's main gym on Tuesday to hear Keith Hawkins, who was first described as just a motivational speaker in previous weeks. Hawkins came to Carlmont to talk to students on the importance of family. He shared many personal experiences, exchanged...

Keith Hawkins sparks inspiration in Carlmont students

Keith Hawkins sparks inspiration in Carlmont students

January 26, 2012


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Hawkins' speech consisted of humor, motivation, and inspiration. Many students enjoyed this assembly better than the past ones including Lauren Reiley, who commented, "I thought it was very motivational and I felt that he was a better motivational speaker than the other ones we've had while I ...

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