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Good sushi, but bad prices

Good sushi, but bad prices

Holly Chen, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014


Filed under A&E

There are many stories of people eating raw sushi, only to find tapeworms in their body. At Shiki Bistro, set that fear aside and enjoy some creative flavors of sushi. And if you are over 21, enjoy their innovative cocktails, which take an Asian spin on typical drinks. The delicious sushi is on...

Branded clothing or a good buy?

Branded clothing or a good buy?

Lila Schulman, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014


Filed under A&E

As you walk around campus, you see those who wear generic brands, and others who don't. The decision between brand and generic attire is a big part of one's presentation to others. There has always been discussion about whether brand or generic clothing  is better. However, there seems to be no...

Red Crawfish — good food, but avoid the crawfish

Red Crawfish — good food, but avoid the crawfish

Holly Chen, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014


Filed under A&E

On a cold night, the best way to warm up is with some traditional Cajun food. The quaint restaurant called Red Crawfish is located in the busy downtown area of San Mateo, on 401 E 3rd Street. When a restaurant is named Red Crawfish, one would expect a savory bag of fresh crawfish. However, I received...

A great start to a new series

A great start to a new series

Alex Wildman, Staff Writer

March 12, 2014


Filed under A&E

The new sci-fi television series “Resurrection” was an unexpectedly good. From just the commercials this new show seemed gimmicky and surface level. However, minutes into the premiere it became clear that it was, and will be, much more than that. One of the first things that stood out was th...

Blood drive provides a good way to give

Blood drive provides a good way to give

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

January 22, 2014


Filed under Campus

Carlmont High School’s annual blood drive is around the corner, giving students the opportunity to donate their blood to help save lives. Carlmont has partnered with the American Red Cross in order to hold a blood drive located on the school campus on Feb. 7. The Associated Student Body is holding ...

Varsity soccer kicks off to a good start

Varsity soccer kicks off to a good start

Justine Phipps, Scots Scoop Editor

December 11, 2013


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont came out victorious with a 3-0 preseason win against Leigh High School on Tuesday night. Center midfielder Theo Fédronic started off the game with a goal, quickly followed by another goal from senior Jake Retchless in the first half. Both teams traded shots in the second half, and the...

Editorial: Common Core is for the common good

Editorial: Common Core is for the common good

December 6, 2013


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

America, we have a serious problem. According to the Broad Foundation, “American students rank 25th in math, 17th in science and 14th in reading compared to students in 27 industrialized countries.” Additionally, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development reported that we have g...

Music piracy good for Industry

April 2, 2013


Filed under As seen in print

Piracy is widely regarded as the bane of the music industry. Those sentiments are most often spouted by big record labels and advertising agencies who seek to maintain the status quo that is rapidly crumbling around them. From a consumer standpoint, piracy is great. Free music, average sound quality,...

‘The Good Dog’

‘The Good Dog’

March 1, 2013


Filed under A&E

Ever wondered what goes on in the mind of a dog? The Good Dog by Avi is a book about the life of a dog, McKinley, who lives in a house with Jack, a young teenager, and his parents. McKinley is the lead dog of all the other dogs that live in his town. At the beginning of the book, Duchess, a dog ow...

Varsity boys soccer off to a good start

Varsity boys soccer off to a good start

November 17, 2012


Filed under Sports

With winter rapidly approaching, the soccer season has approached quickly as well. The varsity boys soccer team kicked off the season with their first practice this Friday, after a long and tiring week of tryouts. The last day of tryouts was Thursday Nov. 15, 2012, where the final cuts were made. The team...

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