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Emily Kim spends time with one of the patients at Mission Hospice.

Emily Kim works against hospice stigma

March 9, 2020

When one thinks of hospice care, the first description that comes to mind is often somber; in reality, hospice care surpasses the negative connotation society has for the service. ...

A lot people think they are simply choosing to drink alcohol everyday, but it is an addiction with grave consequences.

There is no upside to alcohol

December 17, 2018

My dad was a warm and wonderful caring person who was loved by many people from all different walks of life. There was nothing he wouldn’t do for anyone who needed help. He...

Carlmont fights the flu – Joseph Gomez

January 22, 2018

Joseph Gomez reports on the 2018 flu.

In the Saint Francis parking lot, students created a memorial for Justin Quintos.

Teen’s life cut short in fatal crash

November 18, 2016

On Nov. 11, Justin Quintos, a 16-year-old at Saint Francis High School, died in a fatal car crash in Saratoga, CA. Quintos was driving with two other friends on Friday afternoon...

Bison can be found all over Yellowstone National Park, but due to an incident with two tourists, one less bison calf will be roaming the park.

Tourist interference causes death of bison

May 20, 2016

From the creation of civilization to the creation of the iPhone, human interaction has caused the world to change in drastic ways. However, an interaction between two tourists...

A diverse group of actors and artists try to make ends meet at a failing diner in Los Angeles.

Carlmont student presents original play: ‘The Diner on Washington Street’

April 12, 2016

Second semester of senior year is often spent relaxing and anticipating college acceptance letters. For Denis Yudin, however, second semester has been spent directing his original...

For some, passing on means nothing more than an end. For others, it just means a new beginning.

With scientific advancements, death is no longer an end

March 9, 2016

Many humans live their lives fearing the day of their passing, the uncertainty of what will happen after the end being a daunting truth to face. But what if there was no reason to be afraid? What if death did not have to mean the end of one's life, but rather the beginning of another? As it turns out, that is exactly what it means to some in 2016, as science has made it possible to be reborn back into beauty and amongst the living once more.

Death of Freddie Gray causes protests in Baltimore

Death of Freddie Gray causes protests in Baltimore

May 6, 2015

Since early April, the city of Baltimore, Maryland has been home to several protests and riots. The Baltimore protests are in response to the death of Freddie Gray, who was...

Conservative Christian protestors at a 2006 San Francisco pride event

Sodomite Suppression Act calls for gays to be put to death

April 1, 2015

“It gives me nightmares,” said English teacher Joseph Hill. What Hill was referring to is the Sodomite Suppression Act, a bill proposed by California lawyer Matthew McLaughlin....

Live long and prosper. Rest in peace, Leonard Nimoy.

Leonard Nimoy’s death: the passing of a cultural icon

March 1, 2015

Leonard Nimoy, loved by many for his role as Spock in "Star Trek," died February 27 at the age of 83. Sophomore Kyle Jung said, "I think that it's really unfortunate that such an i...

A pregnant woman was sentenced to death because she refused to recant her Christian faith.

Pregnant woman sentenced to death for Christian faith

May 19, 2014

The Sudanese court sentenced a pregnant woman to death after she refused to renounce her Christian faith. According to ABC news, the Islamic court found Meriam Yehya Ibrahim,...

Los Angeles TSA officer shot to death

Los Angeles TSA officer shot to death

November 3, 2013

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer Gerardo Hernandez was shot to death by 23-year-old gunman Paul Anthony Ciancia at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) around...

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