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Lionel Messi breaks 40-year record

December 11, 2012

Barcelona's Lionel Messi had an astounding performance on Sunday that proved why his team is first place in the Spanish league. Barcelona's two goals both came from Messi as they prevailed over Real...

The rain is coming

The rain is coming

November 28, 2012

Rain is coming to the Bay Area, and it plans to stay for awhile. The rain is expected to stay until Sunday, as a heavy storm travels over the Bay Area. Meteorologists predicted that six to...

Sophie Fox displays her support for President Obama

President Obama re-elected

November 8, 2012

Carlmont students had mixed feelings over President Obama’s re-election over Republican challenger, Governor Mitt Romney on Nov. 6. While Carlmont Democrats were celebrating, Carlmont Republicans...

Gas prices drop

Gas prices drop

November 8, 2012

[media-credit id=83 align="aligncenter" width="300"][media-credit id=83 align="aligncenter" width="1024"]   Gas prices continue to drop as Hurricane Sandy takes her toll on New Jersey and New...

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Is Puerto Rico the 51st state?

November 8, 2012

Along with Tuesday's presidential election, Puerto Ricans participated in a non-binding referendum to change their country's status to that of a U.S. state. Puerto Rico has been a self governing...

Barnes & Noble hacked; hide your kids, hide your wife (and your PIN number too)

Barnes & Noble hacked; hide your kids, hide your wife (and your PIN number too)

Veronika Dvorakova, Art Director/Columnist October 31, 2012

Though possibly still intoxicated by the new book smell, customers have been urged to pull away from their new novels for a moment  and check their recent credit card transactions as a data breach in...

Students grinding at Homecoming.

Dirty dancing

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Editor October 21, 2012

This year's Homecoming, the first dance of the school year, was a loud, exciting spectacle with lights, a live band, and the return of a raunchy and somewhat controversial form of dance commonly referred...

Islamic art wing opened in the Louvre

Islamic art wing opened in the Louvre

September 28, 2012

[media-credit name="Creative Commons" align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit]The Louvre in Paris is well known for a variety of different things, especially the Mona Lisa. Something that it...

Will the penny no longer continue to exist in our monetary system?

The first signs of the penny apocalypse

September 27, 2012

What if we lived in a world without pennies? Vermont business owner Caleb Magoon has decided to ban the penny in his store. Magoon's business, Power Play Sports, will accept the penny from customers...

Changes in Catholic Mass elicit a variety of reactions in churchgoers

Changes in Catholic Mass elicit a variety of reactions in churchgoers

June 1, 2012

[media-credit name="Anna Wheeler" align="aligncenter" width="200"][/media-credit]The Catholic Church has been around since about 107 and is the world's largest Christian church, with over a billion members. Since...

Obama announces opinion on gay marriage

Obama announces opinion on gay marriage

Gabriela d'Souza, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief May 29, 2012

Last week, President Barack Obama openly announced that he is pro-gay marriage. A few years ago, when Obama was first running for president, he mentioned that he felt that the gay community had...

Health

Student goes into labor on campus

May 11, 2012

[media-credit id=56 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit]Health Aide Marcus Farhad gives the inside scoop. The staff of Carlmont were in for a surprise when they clocked into work this morning. At...

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