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Freshman Curly Raddavero spikes a ball, scoring a point for the Scots.

Scots slay the Knights in close battle

October 9, 2019

Carlmont girls JV volleyball team encountered a head-to-head clash with the Hillsdale Knights, triumphant only due to their sudden surge of spirit.  The Scots started the game off strong on Oct. 8...

Carlmont defensive back Phillip Stav, a senior, is tackled by Cav Williams, an SHP junior, after completing a pass for a two yard gain. Carlmont's season opener ended with a devastating 28-7 loss on Saturday, Aug. 31.

Carlmont falls to Sacred Heart Prep in rough season opener

September 1, 2019

When the Carlmont Scots started their season with a game against the Sacred Heart Prep (SHP) Gators last year, the Scots did not have a happy ending. Carlmont suffered one of t...

The majority of San Mateo County is in a red zone, meaning it is at a high risk for wildfires.

San Mateo County gears up for wildfire season

August 29, 2019

As September approaches and temperatures are well into the 90s, Californians prepare for the possibility of another deadly wildfire season. Local officials constantly watch the Wil...

Carlmont Men's JV Lacrosse

JV boys lacrosse settles the score with their rivals

March 11, 2019

The Carlmont Scots could not have crafted a more dramatic game for themselves in their JV boys lacrosse battle with Sequoia on a rainy Tuesday night. They had every element of...

Freshmen Jono Sison and Nate Hsich create a poster publicizing the election.

ASB gives insight into campaign process

March 1, 2019

Students from all grades work on establishing their campaign weeks before voting day on March 4. Many new candidates, as well as a lot of the current officers, are putting in...

After losing his second game, sophomore Ethan Liu regains his focus for the third game and prepares to clear a smash from his opponents.

Carlmont badminton falls short in their first game of the season

February 28, 2019

As the boys and girls of Carlmont’s badminton team prepared to face Westmoor High School on Tuesday night, the courts were filled with uncertainty and anticipation. It was ...

Nate Rutter and Emily Nguyen, both juniors, have been in a committed relationship for over a year.

Cuffing season 2019

January 20, 2019


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...

Along with joy, family, and gifts, the holiday season includes spending lots of money.

Society wishes you a costly Christmas

November 26, 2018

Christmas is a time for family and cheer, a time to be grateful and enjoy the presence of others. However, it's also the season to spend large amounts of money and time. Starting...

Hundreds gather at Hillsdale to see Santa and the tree lighting.

Hillsdale mall welcomes Christmas season

November 19, 2018

Although it is still a couple of days before Thanksgiving, it is never too early for Christmas at the Hillsdale Shopping Center.  Santa Claus decided to come a little early...

Varsity girls soccer head coach watches players scrimmage during tryouts.

New coaching staff kicks off girls soccer tryouts

November 2, 2018

New varsity head coach John Wilkinson began tryouts on Monday, Oct. 29. Varsity tryouts will most likely end around the 9th of November according to Wilkinson. Players are com...

With a variety of pumpkins, shoppers have the opportunity to choose from different shapes, colors, and sizes.

Trader Joe’s welcomes the Halloween season with affordable pumpkins

October 29, 2018

Speckled or striped, bumpy or smooth, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes arrive straight from the patch to your doorstep all thanks to the middleman: Trader Joe's. Each year,...

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