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The juicy and flavorful pork is extremely tender, and goes great with a side of cornbread to sop up the juices.

Juicy barbecue served in the smokeless Bay Area

March 27, 2017

America has quite the fascination with barbecue. It is probably one of the most recognizable cuisines of America. The sad part, however, is that Belmont and San Carlos has an...

Heavy rainfall and slippery roads make it important that people drive safely and remain alert.

High winds and heavy downpour hit the Bay Area

January 20, 2017

In the past couple of weeks, heavy rain and strong winds have drenched the Bay Area. According to The San Francisco Examiner, a weather system producing heavy rain and gus...

San Francisco citizens wander around on Haight street.

Dangerous prisoners live in San Francisco

February 3, 2016

On Jan. 22, three men escaped from a high security prison in Orange County CA. The three men stole a white van that was listed on Craigslist, and kidnapped a taxi driver at gun point. These men forced the driver to stay with them for a week so they ...

The Golden State Warriors and the San Francisco Giants both won a national championship in the past 12 months.

National titles bring change to the Bay Area

August 26, 2015

Any sports fan would admit that it has been a pretty great year to live in the Bay Area. Back in October, the San Francisco Giants won their third national title in five years...

A gay marriage supporter at the 41st LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender) Pride parade in San Francisco on June 26, 2011.

Why the Bay Area is more progressive than other areas in the United States

May 8, 2015

There is a reason Fox News has disparaged the Bay Area for its “San Francisco values.” San Francisco is considered one of the most liberal cities in the nation. “The...

At Sunny Cove Beach, friends and families take responsibility for their environment by collecting trash near their local beach.

Tons of trash expelled from Bay Area beaches on Coastal Cleanup Day

April 27, 2015

On April 18, thousands of Save Our Shores volunteers came together for coastal cleanups across the Bay Area. "Keeping our waterways clear and free of debris is huge issue for...

Showers come to the Bay Area

Showers come to the Bay Area

February 27, 2014

The first of two storms has moved into the Bay Area, offering a slight drought relief. In the Bay Area, Kentfield received 1.03 inches of rain, the most in the Bay Area. San...

Bay Area expected to freeze

Sarah Adams, Staff Writer

December 4, 2013

Temperatures in the Bay Area were expected to go below freezing starting Dec. 4 and will possibly lead to a blanket of snow by the end of the week. The weather service issued a freeze watch across most of the Bay Area as there is concern that temperatures may lead to safety issues and possible harm to livestock, crops, and pets over the next few days. Residents are being urged to take precaution...

Mountain lion sighting in Belmont residential area

Mountain lion sighting in Belmont residential area

October 28, 2013

A mountain lion was sighted on Hastings Drive on Oct. 21, the second sighting of a mountain lion in that week. A Belmont man contacted local authorities, reporting that he had witness...

Introduction to the project

‘Bay Lights’ will shine up the Bay Area

March 4, 2013

Over 25,000 individually programmed lights will illuminate the Bay Bridge in a show on the side of the bridge by Leo Villareal. This show is to celebrate the Bay Bridge turning...

Carlmont High named 'Best of the Bay Area'

Carlmont High named ‘Best of the Bay Area’

December 18, 2011

By Kiana Valdez and Steven Tsujisaka Recently, Carlmont High School was chosen for the second year in a row as "Best of the Bay Area" by Bay Area Parent magazine, which was then recoginized by the Sacramento Bee on Dec. 15. "Thi...

Bizarre weather to continue for Bay Area

March 18, 2011

Mar. 18 – Carlmont students were packing up and getting ready to leave their 4th period for lunch when suddenly, an announcement came on the intercom stating a tornado warning ha...

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