The School Newspaper for California High School, San Ramon CA

Droning is about to get a lot more fun

Droning is about to get a lot more fun

Cameron Harris, Staff Writer
February 8, 2016
Filed under News Lite

Amazon delivers everything. Well, not everything, but they are getting closer.Alcoholic beverages are now being delivered by Amazon. Choose your one hour delivery for an extra eight dollars, or just wait two hours for no delivery fee.The question is, why hasn’t Amazon used their most powerful... Read more »

How much do you love Mickey?

How much do you love Mickey?

Chara Ty, Staff Writer
February 8, 2016
Filed under News Lite

We’re all looking for our perfect match, for the one to complete us. But it’s simply impossible to meet every single person in search for a soul mate.That’s why lonely souls seeking one another have been blessed with online dating sites catered to specific preferences. Today, there are websites... Read more »

Worst aunt ever

Tristen Singer, Staff Writer
February 4, 2016
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Here’s something that we can leave in 2015– suing your nephew for $127,000 because of a hug.This may sound crazy, but it was the reality for 54-year-old Jennifer Connell and 12-year-old Sean Tarala.The story began when Connell was attending Tarala’s birthday party in 2011. When she arrived,... Read more »

Death by selfie

Death by selfie

Anmol Arora, Staff Writer
December 7, 2015
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“But first let me take a selfie… on top of a cliff.”Our lives are filled with technology: cars, electricity, 3D printers, and, of course, cell phones.In today’s society, this statement couldn’t be more true. How many times do you go to a restaurant and see people looking down at their... Read more »

Pope’s not-so-fire mixtape

Pope’s not-so-fire mixtape

Verona Pichler, Staff Writer
December 7, 2015
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Pope Francis will no longer simply be known as the Bishop of Rome or the world leader of the Catholic Church.He will also be known as the first of 266 popes to release a fire mixtape.The Pope, in accompaniment with multiple choirs, Damiano Affinito, Giorgio Kriegsch, and Alessia Busetto, came... Read more »

Keeping your burgers safe

Keeping your burgers safe

MacKenzie Brown, Staff Writer
December 7, 2015
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Introducing the new addition to In-n-Out’s menu: the Hamburger Homies!Are you tired of wild teenagers having territory disputes by throwing mediocre fries at each other? Do you want students to stop dumping water on your car? If so, the Hamburger Homies are here for you.The San Ramon Police... Read more »

Newlyweds say, “High do”

Newlyweds say, “High do”

Saif Khan, Staff Writer
October 19, 2015
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Weed, ganja, pot, bud, tree, dro, hemp, reefer, hash, grass.Whatever title you bestow upon the burning bush, it is clear that marijuana has enjoyed a significant rise in prominence and popularity in the United States.So substantial is this rise in support and acclaim that people are looking toward... Read more »

San Jose student shocks the world

San Jose student shocks the world

Emma Hall, Staff Writer
October 19, 2015
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All over the nation there has been word of an extraordinary student at Leland High School in San Jose.His attributes have changed California’s history and have made national news.This particular student is ingenious, amiable, and a part of a select number of students in the student council.... Read more »

Sit down and listen up, you freshmen

Cameron Harris, Staff Writer
October 19, 2015
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Freshman year is a year of firsts. First high school experience, first block schedule, and your first set of unwritten rules. These rules and regulations have been passed down since Cal High ’s founding in 1973.Freshman, you get the unparalleled 3rd floor. Its roomy hallways allow for unlimited... Read more »

Facebook: a gift beyond the grave

Facebook: a gift beyond the grave

Raz Mostaghimi, Staff Writer
June 5, 2015
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Great news for ghosts-to-be: in February, Facebook introduced a new feature called the “Legacy Contact.” With this feature, people can give control of their Facebook accounts to a friend or family member after they die.The loved one in charge of the account can accept friend requests, change... Read more »