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Belmont takes final steps towards affordable housing project

Belmont takes final steps towards affordable housing project

Alexander Derhacobian, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

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 recently approved the construction of affordable housing units that have the potential of lowering housing costs for some...

John Boehner steps down

John Boehner steps down

Justin Som, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


Filed under News

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 on Sept. 25 when he announced to live cameras that he planned to resign from the position of House Majority Speaker at...

Smart steps up

Smart steps up

Sarah Schisla, Staff Writer

March 13, 2014


Filed under Campus, Staff Bios

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 true for Carlmont's music program, where there would be complications with hiring a long-term substitute teacher. Sophomore...

Freshman steps up on varsity

Freshman steps up on varsity

Claire Porter, Staff Writer

January 29, 2014


Filed under Student Bios

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, and his spot is very much earned. “Since I was six, I knew I loved basketball and I try every day to get better and bette...

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

June 3, 2013


Filed under As seen in print

  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...

Update: Mubarak steps down from power

Update: Mubarak steps down from power

February 12, 2011


Filed under News

[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 has been unfair treatment to the citizens ranging from lack of fr...

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