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Football takes down reigning champs in Carlmont Cup

October 8, 2011


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In less than 30 minutes, the boys' soccer team were defeated by football. Boy’s soccer came out strong with a win at the balloon popping challenge which got the crowd riled up early. “Justin Quan was amazing,” said Daniel Montoya, one of the many students spectating the competition. As the...

JV Football Carlmont vs San Mateo

JV Football Carlmont vs San Mateo

October 7, 2011


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JV Football--Carlmont vs San Mateo Final Score: Carlmont: 19 San Mateo:21

2011 Homecoming undergoes intense preparation

2011 Homecoming undergoes intense preparation

October 6, 2011


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[media-credit id=52 align="alignnone" width="200"][/media-credit]Homecoming is one of the biggest events of the school year, and with a major event comes major preparation. For this school year, Carlmont's Homecoming Week will be Oct. 24 to 28. The week kicks off on Oct. 24 with freshman facing off agains...

Freshmen hold its first class meeting

Freshmen hold its first class meeting

Sabrina Leung, Editorial Director

October 5, 2011


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This year’s freshman class held its first class meeting in room A14 during lunch this Wednesday. Many freshmen students piled inside room A14 to voice their opinions and listened to the upcoming plans for the year. Freshman Class President James Pak and Vice President Megan Guillermo discussed upcoming plans for Homecomin...

Apple co-founder and former CEO dies

Apple co-founder and former CEO dies

October 5, 2011


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[media-credit name="Apple, Inc." align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] CUPERTINO, CA - Apple Inc. said it's former CEO and co-founder Steven P. Jobs has died at the age of 56. "Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being," Apple wrote on it's website. ...

Yoppi Yogurt opens in Carlmont Shopping Center

Yoppi Yogurt opens in Carlmont Shopping Center

October 5, 2011


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Recently, the franchise Yoppi Yogurt opened up a store where the previous Jamba Juice was in the Carlmont Shopping Center. When Jamba Juice closed it's doors earlier this year, there was speculation as to what would replace the popular store, and if it would prosper as well. Since Yoppi Yogurt opened up last week, some students have already enjoyed...

Technology panel speaking at Belmont Library

Technology panel speaking at Belmont Library

October 4, 2011


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Young professionals working for Google and Cisco will be coming to the Belmont Library on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM to discuss their the steps they took in order to work in the technology world as well as what occurs during a typical work day. Sisters Kristine Kuan and Katherine Kuan...

Carlmont’s awaited biotech building is now open

Carlmont’s awaited biotech building is now open

October 4, 2011


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The new biotech building is open as of Monday, October 3rd. The massive project up in U-hall has finally been completed, and is now open to AP biology and biotech students. The new biotech building has been a long time in the making. Carlmont's biotech teachers began writing for the grant, which...

Students Save the Music

Students Save the Music

October 3, 2011


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On Sunday, the yearly Save The Music Festival was going on at Twin Pines Park. The festival is a fundraising event put on by School-Force meant to help put money into the seven schools in the Belmont-Redwood Shores School District: Fox, Nesbit, Cipriani, Redwood Shores, and Sandpiper Elementary...

Harry Potter fans unite

Harry Potter fans unite

Isabella Paragas, Staff Writer

September 30, 2011


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[media-credit id=59 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] On a hot Wednesday during lunch, the newly created “Quidditch Club” attracted 70 eager students, all squeezed into the classroom of A14. The club adviser, Justin Raisner, was amazed at how many students came to attend the first meeting. ...

Tutoring center back in business

Tutoring center back in business

September 29, 2011


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[media-credit id=18 align="alignnone" width="239"][/media-credit]Carlmont High School's tutoring center has re-opened for the 2011-2012 school year. The tutoring center offers students help with various subjects including English, math, science, and history, provides a quiet place to study, and the opportunity to imp...

President Obama visits Mountain View for Town Hall meeting

President Obama visits Mountain View for Town Hall meeting

September 28, 2011


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With the 2012 campaign starting to heat up, President Barack Obama began his tour of California in Mountain View to accept donations to bankroll his reelection campaign as he arrived at Moffet Field early Sunday morning. Obama was greeted by supporters and protesters alike as he was quickly whiske...

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