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Colyn Fischer introduces the Central Middle School Orchestra during the Hometown Days kickoff event.

Hometown Days brings San Carlos together

May 24, 2018

With holidays such as the Fourth of July, it is easy to forget about one's hometown. With San Carlos, this is not the case. From May 18–20, the San Carlos Hometown Days Committee and a group of volunteers...

Because of Open House on March 15, the next day, March 16, is a minimum day.

Students and staff adjust to minimum day

March 16, 2018

It's around noon, and the bell rings. On normal schools days, it would be lunchtime. However, on March 16, it's the end of school. These shortened days are known as minimum...

Redwood City's Hometown Days engages many guests with a variety of attractions.

Hometown Days opens holiday season for Redwood City

December 3, 2017

On Dec. 2, Redwood City hosted their annual Hometown Days on and around the courthouse square.  The event, which was set up by the Redwood City Downtown Business Group, featur...

A crowd watches a local dance group perform on Saturday afternoon.

San Carlos Hometown Days evokes mixed feelings

May 21, 2016

In San Carlos, it's that time of year again. On May 21, several crowds of people filled Burton Park and downtown San Carlos, as the annual Hometown Days returned. The morning...

Sophomore Christian Licudine checks the weather to see if he can still play basketball.

Rainy days wash away students’ plans

January 22, 2016

Some students are seeing their plans canceled by the recent downpour that is hitting the Bay Area. The rain has affected most students in either a more subtle or noticeable way. "The...

Obama promises too much

January 13, 2016

It is reminiscent of every other State of the Union given by the President, except this time, Barack Obama is ready for his departure. Obama has clearly planned what would...

Why are certain #trends so popular these days?

April 2, 2013

There are all sorts of trends, from technological trends such as the new iPhone to fashion trends like Silly Bandz. In essence, anything that causes a large population of people to follow a certain behavior can be considered a trend, which includes videos. Within YouTube’s eight year history, there have been a handful of ridiculously popular videos, including Gangnam Style by Psy. Ever since Gang...

Gabriella Pons wearing a common

Lazy days for Scots

March 22, 2012

With the loads of homework and stress placed on students, many students have stopped putting effort into what they wear to school. The desire for sleep in these vigorous high...

28 days of no gadgets. Can you do the Digital Diet?

May 30, 2011

Almost everyone these days, including children, are on some sort of social networking site or playing video games throughout the day. When most kids come home from school they...

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