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A group of friends gathered at my cousin's wedding, nearly a decade after their college graduation.

Opinion: Missing people is complicated but necessary

December 31, 2018

It’s hard to miss someone you can’t keep tabs on. Sure, we all deal with losses — friends or family lost to lifelong illnesses, old age — but there’s something different wit...

School trends are not helping people

September 25, 2018

This video is about trends around school.

Organizers make sure that visitors can come back to the festival and continue enjoying all that they have to offer.

The annual celebration of Greek culture brings people together

September 7, 2018

Church of the Holy Cross invited families to enjoy food, drama, dancing, music, and shops on the 48th Greek Festival. The annual festival in Belmont marked yet another celebrat...

On March 14, 2018, Carlmont students walked out of class in solidarity with gun violence victims and survivors.

Being nice to people won’t stop school shootings

April 5, 2018

What do a smile, a wave, a "hello," and an offer to be someone's partner in a group project all have in common? None of them have ever stopped a school shooting from occurring. After...

A colorful table was laid out at the San Mateo Library celebration of Nowruz.

Nowruz celebration brings people together

March 21, 2018

To some, the official beginning of spring means little. To Persians, the beginning of spring is a time for celebration. For the people of Iran, many of their surrounding neighbors, and...

The Aquarium's concave observation windows allow kids to get close to the marine life.

Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Viva Baja exhibit connects kids to the world around them

February 28, 2018

“Excuse me, why did people want the whales to die?” Curiosity may have killed the cat, but at the Monterey Bay Aquarium it could save the future of the planet. Accor...

Nicole Turk decorates cookies that a student brought in to the reach out hangout event.

Reach out hangout unites students

February 7, 2017

Bringing people of different backgrounds together helps many people come out of their comfort zones and make new friends. On Feb. 3, the monthly meeting of the reach out hangout took pla...

“The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” is not black and white

April 20, 2016

An infamous case with a prominent star in the center of it. This was not O.J.'s first time in the limelight, but it would be one of the defining moments in his career. The TV series...

Sam Pepper’s latest prank spikes negative reactions

December 7, 2015

Twenty-six year old Youtuber, Sam Pepper is known for his outrageous pranks on YouTube, but his latest video has the world on edge. Last week Pepper uploaded a new video to...

During Thanksgiving break, many people do things they wouldn't be able to do during school. Sophomore Miya Okumura (center), finishes the San Jose Rock n’ Roll half-marathon and takes a photo with rock duo Jamestown Revival. “I ran the first nine miles, walked the rest, and afterward, I got a frappucino,” said Okumura, laughing.

Many explore new Thanksgiving traditions

November 24, 2015

The way many people celebrate Thanksgiving has changed over the years. However, one central idea remains in the name of the holiday -- giving thanks. For many, Thanksgiving is...

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