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Jenna Reinhardt, a freshman, takes a free kick.

Carlmont JV girls soccer continues their shutout pre-season

December 12, 2018

The girls JV soccer team has yet to lose a game in their pre-season, with the final score of their home game on Dec. 11 ending in a 0-0 tie against the Mountain View Spartans.  ...

The Central Coast Section honors teams that do well with plaques like these, displayed in the trophy cases next to the Physical Education locker rooms.

Vallero’s winning streak continues off the field

April 11, 2018

The life of a coach is not an easy one. One may wake up aiming to enrich the lives of students and end up falling short. Rich Vallero, a varsity baseball coach and physic...

Men in most places make more money on average than women do by a substantial difference creating a pay gap between genders.

Despite controversy, the gender wage gap continues to narrow

February 19, 2018

You wake up to the sound of Alec Baldwin’s voice playing on your Echo Dot, signaling the start of your day. You get out of bed and perform your usual morning routine. You get...

'Black Mirror' features new actors every episode and shows viewers their visions for the future.

New ‘Black Mirror’ season continues its odd yet intriguing theme

February 2, 2018

The end of the world. A completely immersive dating machine. Overprotective parents. All this and more is brought out in season four of 'Black Mirror.' On Dec. 29, 2017,...

The right lane on Ralston Avenue is closed due to the pipeline construction.

Residents await completion of Ralston Avenue construction

October 24, 2017

2017 was a greatly anticipated year for construction throughout Belmont with new sewer and gas pipes that have been replaced. "I want Belmont to have the safest gas pipeline...

Friends share a hug in the hallway in the midst of school stress.

Social media continues to veil effective coping

October 8, 2017

Whether news comes through emails, texts, or snapchats, we all use social media to share experiences and get information. But social media veils the truths about lives and...

Eleventh-grader Julian Morin scores a touchdown on the left sideline.

Varsity football continues historic 4-0 record

September 19, 2017

"Carlmont just played better," said Lincoln head coach Phil Ferrigno. The Scots did it again. For the first time in Carlmont varsity football history since 1977, the Scots hold a 4-0 record after def...

Belmont Greek festival continues to spread joy for everyone

September 7, 2017

Samantha Dahlberg reports on the 47th annual Greek festival at the church of the Holy Cross in Belmont.

Blanks puts his hand out to protect the ball from the Vikings.

Varsity football continues winning streak against Mills

October 9, 2016

Despite falling behind in the first quarter, the Carlmont Scots defeated the Mills Vikings 44-42, winning their second game in two weeks. Throughout the game, the offense was a key factor in the Carlmo...

JV volleyball celebrates their win against Hillsdale.

JV volleyball continues their undefeated season

October 7, 2016

lWith their undefeated record and first place position at stake, the Scots successfully beat the second place Hillsdale Knights. On October 6, Carlmont JV volleyball was able to persevere and...

Save the Music unites the community through fundraising

October 3, 2016

From 11:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. on Oct. 2, Twin Pines Park of Belmont was full of life. Parents danced along to the live music, reliving their younger days. Meanwhile, children...

The cost of the Powerball lottery ticket begins at $2.

Powerball lottery frenzy continues, despite improbable odds

January 14, 2016

With $1.5 billion up for grabs, people with high hopes frantically crowd stores and gas stations buying lottery tickets in hopes of winning the top prize. Lottery tickets f...

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