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Best of April

Best of April

Sophie Lynd and Kathryn Stratz

May 5, 2017


Filed under Top News

1 Spring play reminds viewers to appreciate the little joys of life 1 Deep Blue Robotics dives into competition 1 Belmont City Council unanimously approves civil rights resolution 1 Protesters g...

A world-wide April Fools’ Day

A world-wide April Fools’ Day

Lauren Tierney, Staff Writer

April 2, 2015


Filed under Campus

We have all been there before: someone dumps flower on you, tells you a horrific story, or just plays a practical joke only to be followed by the infamous “April fools.” April Fools' Day is celebrated every year on the first day of April as a day when people play practical jokes and hoaxes on...

Implementation of new California water restrictions starting in April

Implementation of new California water restrictions starting in April

Victor Li, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

Restrictions have been imposed on many aspects of life from movie theaters and club entrances, to driving and voting. Yet, rarely do we hear about restrictions on water. Water is a necessity to life as well as one of the most basic human needs, and that's exactly why California is passing new water...

The new era of April Fools

The new era of April Fools

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

April 3, 2014


Filed under Campus, Top News

“When I bit into that spicy Oreo, I knew it was an April Fool’s Day joke.” Sophomore Alex Singer, who bit into that cookie, never expected to be tricked by her mother. Dating back to 1562, All Fools' Day became a tradition with an everlasting impact. This day was set aside for playing harmless pranks on neighbors and soon became universal. When Pope Gregory ...

Talk Back: What is the best April Fool’s Day prank?

Talk Back: What is the best April Fool’s Day prank?

March 31, 2011


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History of April Fools’ Day uncovered

History of April Fools’ Day uncovered

March 31, 2011


Filed under A&E

Ah, April Fools' Day. The one day of the year when you can pull a practical joke on anyone and get away with it as long as you say "April Fools!" Unlike other whimsical holidays, the origin of April Fool's Day is not completely clear. While some say it is a celebration due to a turn of the seasons, others...

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