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Redwood High School lockdown due to bomb threat

At around 8:50 a.m. on Sept. 19, Principal David Sondheim’s voice rang on the loudspeaker alerting classrooms to lockdown. Thirty minutes later a text message and email were sent notifying students and staff that the school was being evacuated due to a bomb threat. Central Marin Police worked with the Marin County Sheriff, California Highway […]

Fogarty (right) and Duys (left) enjoy cooking healthy meals for themselves.

Feeding the soul, aiding the Earth

Oftentimes, the concept of eating healthy food is associated with the idea that you can’t eat tasty food. However, while sophomore Claire Fogarty and junior Catie Duys stand in Fogarty’s kitchen blending homemade pesto, they explain why eating healthy does not mean eating a plate of raw vegetables and shying away from tempting treats. They’re […]

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Giants fault to Matadors, look to serve again vs. Bulls on Tuesday

In the 2016 season, the girls’ varsity tennis team finished second in the MCAL race behind their fierce competitors, the Branson Bulls. Going into this season, coach Marlies Zeisler believes that the team can not only get back to where it was last year, but also come out on top by solidifying the Giants’ doubles […]

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Multimedia Gallery: The BTSD

Kicking off the school year with pushing, shoving, singing and laughter is a Redwood tradition that never disappoints the new and returning student body. During the evening of Friday Aug. 25, masses of freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors filled the quad. Although the dance floor was even more cramped than last year, due to the […]

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News media faces challenges from Trump administration

Increasing attacks by Trump on mainstream news media outlets have escalated over the past year, including threats varying from simple Twitter posts to canceling press briefings. With the Trump administration taking extensive measures to enforce their policies, trust and confidence in the media is in a vulnerable state. Public opinion of the media has fluctuated […]

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Crowding around the field, Redwood students wait to hear whether they can leave school after the lockdown.

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Redwood High School lockdown due to bomb threat

At around 8:50 a.m. on Sept. 19, Principal David Sondheim’s voice rang on the loudspeaker alerting classrooms to lockdown. Thirty minutes later a text message and email were sent notifying students and staff that the school was being evacuated due to a bomb threat. Central Marin Police worked with the Marin County Sheriff, California Highway […]

Sports


D’Ancona Twins: serving up success for the upcoming season

Being a twin has its difficulties: you’re commonly misnamed, commonly stared at for determining differences and commonly paired together as one person. But for seniors Desi and Nique D’Ancona, being twins has only helped them to become a daunting duo on the girls’ varsity volleyball team, utilizing their unique skillsets to improve each other’s talent. […]

Opinion


Realize the real lies of reality TV

It was only the fourth hour of my newfound sense of upperclassmen immunity when a freshman boy pushed me into a locker. Well, that’s a slight exaggeration. It turned out it was all a misunderstanding: his friend pushed him, and he bumped into me and I slammed into a locker. Although the specifics of the […]

Culture


Budding Producers Showcase Musical Originality Online

Video by Max Gilberg As the sun’s last ray vanishes beyond the mountainous terrain of Marin County, the in-tempo thumping of electronic beats can be heard from the home-studios of senior Shayan Davaloo and junior Brener Arias. Both identify producing electronic beats as their passion, fueled by a yearning for creating original music. Davaloo was […]

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Using Technology to Transform Your Closet

We often experience the urge to liven up our clothing with some back-to-school shopping at this time of year. But the latest styles can be costly as retailers tend not to discount in August, knowing we’re eager to update our wardrobe. An alternative way to modernize our attire is by using various used-clothing shopping apps. […]