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The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates the coming of spring

April 16, 2019

On April 13, the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival was held in San Francisco's Japantown for many to enjoy. ...

San Franciso celebrates MLK and the civil rights movement

January 25, 2019

Ava Richards reports on the march held in San Francisco on Jan. 21 to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and to fight for equality for all. ...

A dreidel spins on a desk in C14.

Jewish Club celebrates Hanukkah

December 12, 2018

During the holidays, small string lights cover houses all throughout the Bay Area. Many are Christmas lights, twinkling red, white, and green. However, some are Hanukkah decorations, twin...

Library visitors learn basic hula steps as part of Asian-Pacific Heritage Month.

San Carlos library celebrates Asian-Pacific Heritage Month

May 29, 2018

The spirit of the islands has come to San Carlos. On May 19, dancers from Hapa Hula performed at the San Carlos Library in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. ...

At the children's kabuki theater in nagahama, performers allure audiences with bright costumes. Traditionally, kabuki is performed only by men but as it gets more international and modern women have occasionally come in as parts too.

Kabuki play honors Japanese culture

April 19, 2018

The bright, intricate costumes. The sound of the banjo-like shamisen. The audience cheering. These are all important aspects of kabuki. Kabuki is a Japanese performing art, c...

The yellow lion dances in front of the crowd. The lion dance symbolizes good luck  in Chinese culture.

New year event celebrates Chinese culture

February 9, 2018

Chinese New Year is a holiday that goes back to ancient times, and it is still celebrated today. The date of Chinese New Year, which is also known as the lunar new year, usually...

Reach Out Hangout celebrates Thanksgiving

November 19, 2017

Sarah Cheung reports on the Reach Out Hangout on Nov. 17.

The annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival celebrates with a huge assortment of pumpkins, festivities, and more. The event attracts many who embrace all things pumpkin, including carving, cuisine, and activities.

Annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival celebrates its 47th anniversary

October 20, 2017

On Oct. 15, crowds gathered to enjoy local art, music, food, and drinks at the annual Half Moon Bay Art & Pumpkin Festival. Live music entertained attendees throughout the day...

JV girls’ water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

September 20, 2017

Sarah Cheung reports on Carlmont's second water polo game of the 2017 season.

Carlmont celebrates Wacky Wednesday

September 12, 2017

Sarah Cheung reports on Carlmont's first spirit week of the 2017 school year, with a focus on Wacky Wednesday.

Sophomore Kylie McPherson looks at the flyer for the Black History Month Essay Contest.

Belmont celebrates Black History Month with an essay contest

February 20, 2017

February each year, America celebrates Black History Month. This year the City of Belmont and the Belmont Library are partnering to host an essay contest about the importance...

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