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Belmont works to create a vibrant downtown

Belmont works to create a vibrant downtown

Sam Hosmer, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under Features

Belmont’s unbuilt town center has been in development for 31 years. In 1986, a committee was formed to study and evaluate the feasibility of revitalizing downtown Belmont. After a four-year period of intense examination and review, the city council ratified the Downtown Specific Plan, a 162-pag...

Changing running surface can cause pain

Changing running surface can cause pain

Sarah Schisla, Staff Writer

November 19, 2013


Filed under Sports

Shin splints are one of the most common injuries for runners and other athletes. This separation of the muscle from the shin bone leads to inflammation, resulting in a sharp pain with each step. Head Coach of the Girls Frosh-Soph Basketball team Eric Caslow said, "Shin splints come from two main sources:...

Changing the world, one stride at a time

Changing the world, one stride at a time

March 17, 2013


Filed under Sports

Track is much more than a group of people running in pointless ovals. The history of track dates back to ancient Greece, when in 776 BC the only race run was the stadion. The stadion consisted of a 200 yard sprint, and in the case of a tie the race would be re-run. In later years, track and...

Technology changing the lives of people with disabilities

Technology changing the lives of people with disabilities

Gabriela d'Souza, Staff Writer

March 6, 2012


Filed under Campus

Many people view technology as a way in which society is able to accomplish more feats such as multitasking, being entertained, and learning. “Technology has made great progress in the educational field and has come a long way in a short amount of time,” stated Franklin Rice. Now more than...

Times are changing

Times are changing

December 2, 2010


Filed under Campus

"Two roads diverged in a yellow wood," is a quote from a famous poem by Robert Frost. I believe this statement stands more true today then ever before. Perhaps the metaphor he intended for is not what I am referring to, however, the situation that the human race has gotten itself into is one that ma...

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