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Hidden waste plagues Belmont’s parks

Hidden waste plagues Belmont’s parks

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

For the most part, the city of Belmont excels at keeping parks trash-free for its numerous residents, but parks in Belmont are not as clean as they appear to be. For example, to combat littering within the confines of Belameda Park -- the park right next to the Belmont Library -- a staff member from the library monit...

California State Parks Foundation needs volunteers for Earth Day event

California State Parks Foundation needs volunteers for Earth Day event

Camille Dunning, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under News

The clang of aluminum Sprite cans and the crinkle of loose Doritos bags are familiar sounds to volunteers at the California State Parks Foundation (CSPF) Earth Day Restoration and Cleanup.   The CSPF Earth Day Restoration and Cleanup provides opportunities for California residents to do somethin...

Father-daughter dance strengthens family bonds

Father-daughter dance strengthens family bonds

Jeffrey Miller, Staff Writer

February 12, 2017


Filed under News

In her pretty pink dress, she holds his arm as he guides her onto the dance floor of Belmont's annual Father-Daughter Sweetheart Dance. Belmont Parks and Recreation plans a sweetheart dance every year before Valentine’s Day for girls from ages three to 12. The Twin Pines Senior and Community Center hosts the ev...

Carlmont receives crash course in distracted driving

Carlmont receives crash course in distracted driving

Chesirae Barbano, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016


Filed under Campus

The car zooms up to a busy intersection. Despite the music blasting, the driver can still hear the ping of a text notification. She reaches over to check her phone, leaving the car with no one to stop it as it gets closer and closer to traffic. Impact Teen Drivers representative Zoe Schuler and Officer Andy ...

Parks and Rec: Bloody hell, Jerry!

Parks and Rec: Bloody hell, Jerry!

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

September 29, 2013


Filed under A&E

The following contains spoilers for Parks and Recreation: "London." After all of the new, mediocre network comedies that have been coming out, "London," the hour-long Season Six premiere of Parks and Recreation, was a refreshing return to a comedy whose hilarity hasn't waned in the slightest. Parks ...

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