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By 2020, all new homes in California will be required to have solar panels on them.

California takes steps to require solar panels on all new homes

May 19, 2018

New refrigerator? Check. New couch? Check. New solar panels? Potentially. On Wed. May 8, the California Energy Commission (CEC) voted 5-0 to recommend energy efficien...

Firehouse Square, the proposed site of the affordable housing units, has been abandoned for years. The new development plans have the potential of transforming this dismal two-acre lot into a vibrant living space.

Belmont takes final steps towards affordable housing project

April 5, 2017

The Bay Area’s real estate bubble has led to a tremendous increase in housing costs and has affected countless residents. To help cure this crisis, the Belmont City Council has re...

John Boehner stunned the public with his decision to step down.

John Boehner steps down

September 30, 2015

With the Republican House Majority Speaker of Congress stepping down, the American political environment may be shifting onto a new path. John Boehner shook the American public...

Carlmont's Symphony Orchestra rehearses with Smart.

Smart steps up

March 13, 2014

High school students are accustomed to having the occasional substitute teacher, but sometimes a teacher's extended absence calls for an unusual solution. This is especially...

Jacob Lloyd at practice.

Freshman steps up on varsity

January 29, 2014

Playing on a varsity team is a huge accomplishment, but even more so for a freshman. Jacob Lloyd, a freshman at Carlmont, is the only freshman on the varsity basketball team,...

P.E. teacher David Low steps down as the varsity mens basketball coach

June 3, 2013

  At the beginning of every high school sports season, players must reevaluate themselves and their team due to the departed seniors. For Carlmont’s mens varsity basketball, they must cope with losing both seniors and their commander-in-chief. After 12 years, current Carlmont P.E. teacher David Low has decided to relinquish his position to current Athletic Director and P.E. teacher Patrick...

Update: Mubarak steps down from power

February 12, 2011

[media-credit id=11 align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit] Starting Jan. 25, there have been numerous outbreaks among the people of Egypt who demand a replacement for the current president Hosni Mubarak. Under his ruling, there h...

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