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Noise concerns at San Carlos Airport causes complaints

Noise concerns at San Carlos Airport causes complaints

Camille Dunning, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017


Filed under News

The switch is flipped. The plane engine grinds. The propellers spin. The noise spreads across the city and jolts the residents awake. This is the case for many residents in Redwood Shores, which is home to the San Carlos Airport. The San Carlos Airport holds over 30 aviation-related business and fac...

Rep. Jackie Speier addresses political concerns

Rep. Jackie Speier addresses political concerns

Sam Hosmer, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under News

“Truth and Justice for All,” “Resist and Persist,” and “We Support Jackie” were just some of the signs carried into the auditorium of Lowell High School on Feb.11 at the "Conversation about America" event featuring Rep. Jackie Speier. The event, organized by the Lowell PTSA, aimed to provide reside...

Snowden speaks about privacy concerns

Snowden speaks about privacy concerns

Dana Benelli, Staff Writer

January 28, 2014


Filed under News

Edward Snowden, the infamous NSA whistleblower, held a live chat Jan. 23 on the freesnowden website in which he answered questions and restated his concerns about mass surveillance in America. It was Snowden’s first live chat since June 2013. “Not all spying is bad,” said Snowden in a reply to ...

Concerns arise after local scrap metal fire

Concerns arise after local scrap metal fire

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

November 13, 2013


Filed under News, Top News

A fire at a Redwood City scrap metal recycling plant has raised new concerns about its effects on the people and environment of nearby areas. On Nov. 10, a fire broke out among a pile of scrap metal at SIMS Metal Management in Redwood City. The fire raged for over 15 hours before firefighters were able to ext...

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