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Various families engage in friendly conversation while enjoying the beautiful street.

Eucalyptus Avenue lights up the winter season

December 16, 2018

As the countdown to Christmas continues, holiday spirit can be discovered on Eucalyptus Avenue, where families gather to appreciate the extravagant lights set up for the holiday...

Adam Miller playing traditional Irish songs in the Belmont Library during his last concert.

Folk songs bring holiday spirit into the community

December 12, 2018

As the holiday season reaches its peak, songs such as “Frosty the Snowman” and “Jingle Bells” can be heard almost everywhere. However, tunes that are popular today are...

Sasha Belov, a freshman, works on a poster for the Snowman Project.

The Snowman Project aims to help families in need celebrate the holidays

December 10, 2018

From Dec. 10 to Dec. 14, students can use their holiday spending money to give extra support to less fortunate families in the community during the holiday season. The Sno...

Carlmont dances through the holidays

December 5, 2018

Victoria Valle Remond reports on the 2018 Winter Dance Show and what it means for students to be a part of Carlmont Dance.   ...

In the Hometown Holidays festival, a SamTrans bus with Christmas lights drives through the parade. Hometown Holidays is held annually on the first Saturday in December.

Hometown Holidays spreads Christmas joy

December 4, 2018

As the seasons change and fall rolls into winter, Christmas celebrations begin. The annual Hometown Holidays celebration took place on Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Some activities f...

Opinion: We should be thankful

December 2, 2018

To celebrate the start of the season of many holidays, Joseph Gomez rants about how we should be thankful for everything.

Seniors Amelia Armstrong and Minh-Han Vu laugh with juniors Ryan Geronimo and Tyrese Lopez during a break from picure-taking.

Santa and his elves visit Carlmont for the holidays

December 12, 2015

Snow in California and Santa at school? It's a Christmas miracle! To relieve students of some stress during Dead Week and to bring in some holiday spirit, Santa came to...

Tournament for Tots brings joy to the holidays

December 7, 2014

Imagine being a six-year old with no presents sitting under your Christmas tree. It's not because you were naughty, but because your family was not financially able to buy you...

Go-to gifts for the holidays

Go-to gifts for the holidays

November 21, 2013

When the holidays come around everyone seems to have their go-to gifts that they resort to every year. The holiday season is stressful and people find themselves rushing to the mall ...

How to stay healthy during the holidays

Reg Chatman Jr., Staff Writer and ScotCenter Editor

December 5, 2012

The holiday season brings families together to have fun and create memories that will last a lifetime. However, not many people know that the weight they gain over the holidays could also last a lifetime. Contrary to popular belief, studies have shown that the average American only gains about one pound over the holiday season. This information is based on a 2000 study that was published in the...

Lighting up the holidays

Lighting up the holidays

December 15, 2011

This year, as many others, Eucalyptus Street in San Carlos pulled out all the stops for their lights in appreciation of the holiday season. The extravagant lights can be numbered at o...

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