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A sign with the seal of San Carlos,

From the past and into the future

February 25, 2020

When asked whether they think it is important to learn about their town’s history, student responses consisted of similar phrases. “It’s semi-important," said Maya Henry,...

The Week of the Family's infamous

Cartoon: Family Bonding

January 22, 2020


Hometown Days takes place annually every third weekend in May.

Hometown Days brings San Carlos back to its roots, rain or shine

May 20, 2019

With summer just around the corner, San Carlos residents come to enjoy a festival that embodies the spirit of the community. Hometown Days was first proposed by Mayor Pat Bennie...

A boy enjoys the teacup ride at Mount Carmel's Wild West Days 2019 festival.

Annual Wild West Days festival brings the community together

May 13, 2019

Last weekend Mount Carmel Elementary School hosted their yearly Wild West Days festival, drawing in thousands of festival-goers. The excitement welcomed preschoolers, middle schoolers, and high schoolers from all over...

The guests hold an intense conversation while serving themselves.

San Carlos Crab Feed brings smiles to seniors

February 26, 2019

The annual Adult Community Center (ACC) Crab Feed provides seniors with the opportunity to socialize and indulge in an evening dinner with an assortment of foods, while partici...

The senior citizens at the San Carlos Elms make peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for the homeless.

San Carlos Week of the Family strengthens relationships

January 29, 2019

With the average kid spending half of the day in school and their parents working about 8.8 hours per day, it can be hard to spend quality time with family. To help familie...

Santa lands at the Hiller Aviation Museum.

Santa leaves his sleigh and arrives by helicopter

December 5, 2018

Santa Claus is coming to town but not in the usual way. On the rainy morning of Dec. 1, Santa flew into the Hiller Aviation Museum by helicopter to bring Christmas joy to children an...

The store's neon sign glows before sunrise on opening day.

New Dunkin’ Donuts serves up excitement in San Carlos

October 19, 2018

Dunkin' Donuts has taken over the East Coast, and now it's coming to take over the west. The chain opened its San Carlos location on Oct. 17, adding to its growing list of Bay ...

Two young runners cross the finish line after their one-mile race

Belmont Water Dog Run makes a ‘pawsitive’ impact on local education foundations

October 14, 2018

The first annual Waterdog Run kicked off bright and early Saturday morning after two years of preparation. The sun had just come up when 210 runners lined up at the start of the 10K ra...

Vegetables for sale at the San Carlos Farmer's Market. The market features hundreds of products from popcorn to rutabegas.

San Carlos Farmers’ Market supports local businesses

April 24, 2018

Hundreds of families gather at the San Carlos Farmers' Market every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in order to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables and bond with their community....

The new face of the San Carlos city website.

City of San Carlos releases new website

February 12, 2018

The city of San Carlos recently launched a new website designed to better serve its community, its first major rework since its creation in 2009. The website took over a year...

Crowds enjoy the festivities at the San Carlos Night of Holiday Lights.

San Carlos Night of Holiday Lights unites community

December 4, 2017

Laughter and conversation filled the air in downtown San Carlos during the Night of Holiday Lights, a tradition created for residents to celebrate the holidays together. Each December, the City ...

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