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Powerful earthquake strikes Northern California

Powerful earthquake strikes Northern California

Taran Sun, Managing Editor

August 30, 2014

The strongest earthquake that has occurred in decades in California's Bay Area struck Aug. 24 at 3:20 a.m. With a reported magnitude of 6.1, the earthquake and its aftershocks dealt significant structural damage to the cities of Napa and Vallejo, towns located within 10 miles from the earthquake’s...

An earthquake could destroy Ralston Hall

An earthquake could destroy Ralston Hall

Shira Stein, Scot Scoop Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2013

Ralston Hall is one of the oldest buildings on the Peninsula, and its age is starting to show. This historic building was built in 1868 by William Ralston and has been a central part of the Notre Dame de Namur University campus since. After this long period of time, the cracks are coming to light....

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