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A child explores a plane exhibit in the museum.

The Biggest Little Airshow is a hit

June 4, 2019

The Hiller Aviation Museum’s annual Biggest Little Air Show drew in crowds of people with its multiple aircraft performances and interactive helicopter, drown, and quadrotor demo...

Children of all ages enjoy the event.

Belmont kids break local egg hunting record at Twin Pines Park

April 26, 2019

As Easter Sunday approached, the City of Belmont organized the annual Easter Egg Hunt, a tradition that has taken place in Belmont for decades. On April 20, children from ...

A boy reaches to hit the timer, signaling the end of his move against his opponent.

Chess tournament brings competitive mindsets to Fox

April 16, 2019

Advantage Chess sponsored their annual scholastic chess tournament at Fox Elementary School last weekend, where over 100 students participated. The chess tournaments serve as fundraisers for the Fox School PTA, as all s...

 An adopted child looks at photos of her unknown biological bloodline.

Adopted children struggle to find confidence in their identity

February 17, 2019

The sky beams blue as Jessica scrambles around the playground, trying to not be tagged by Cole, the lava monster. Just as Cole reaches out to tag Jessica’s hand, his mother ca...

The posted scavenger hunt sign directs participants to the front desk.

San Carlos families hunt for a better community

January 30, 2019

On the last day of San Carlos's annual Week of the Family, a scavenger hunt was hosted on downtown Laurel Street. It provided families with the opportunity to explore the city store...

Kristine Chan, a senior, helps her friends make a blanket.

Kozy Kids Club has kids in hospitals covered

October 24, 2018

When walking into C12 at lunch on first and third Fridays, one will see groups of students gathered around tables, tying colorful fabric together. This is the Kozy Kids club, run...

Fernando Moreno Jr. plays with electric currents at a booth.

STEAM Fest exposes kids to new careers

May 6, 2018

From 11 a.m.–3 p.m., the Redwood City Courthouse Square was packed with booths featuring everything from art to science camps to robotics. This year's Redwood City Science Technology Engineering Art and...

Healthy Cities tutor Kelvin Lee helps eighth grader Charlie Baker with his homework at the Tierra Linda Middle School Library

Healthy Cities Tutoring helps kids in need

February 12, 2018

Since 1996, children of San Carlos and Redwood City have been receiving academic support from Healthy Cities Tutoring. Healthy Cities Tutoring (HCT) is a non-profit organizat...

Sophomore Katia Deynegay focuses while she cuts the fringes of a Kozy Kids blanket.

Kozy Kids Club kicks off a new semester

January 28, 2017

On Jan. 27, students met inside C12 during lunch to work on projects they had begun the previous semester. Kozy Kids Club, which meets every Friday, was busy creating blankets. "Kozy...

Quiz Kids members are local celebrities

Quiz Kids members are local celebrities

November 6, 2013

Some clubs at Carlmont are well known around the community, but only one club stars on television. The Carlmont Quiz Kids Club, run by seniors Brandon Whiteley, Sandip Srinivas,...

Students play with a parent volunteer at Mountain View Parent Nursery School

Schools try to have a say in when kids start kindergarten

February 14, 2013

Many kids every year and held back by their parents in kindergarten for an extra year, but that is no longer a choice for Mountain View parents. Mountain View-Whisman School...

Barnes & Noble hacked; hide your kids, hide your wife (and your PIN number too)

Barnes & Noble hacked; hide your kids, hide your wife (and your PIN number too)

October 31, 2012

Though possibly still intoxicated by the new book smell, customers have been urged to pull away from their new novels for a moment  and check their recent credit card transactions...

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