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Gavin Newsom, left, will name a replacement for Senator Kamala Harris, who becomes vice president on Jan. 20.
The choice of Kamala Harris’s replacement shouldn’t belong to just Gavin Newsom
Andrew Ma, Staff Writer • December 16, 2020

Ideally, when democracy runs smoothly, the people vote for their representation in the government and citizens have a say in who their leaders...

Small business Orient Express has struggled financially throughout the pandemic
Small businesses struggle to make ends meet as COVID-19 takes toll
Ridhi Goyal, Staff Writer • December 18, 2020

Every six weeks, sophomore Srinidhi Kanchi Krishnamachari pulls up in front of San Ramon Orthodontics for her routine appointment, finding herself...

This graphic, presented at the SRVUSD Board meeting, shows how many students changed their learning preferences for second semester.
District divided on hybrid learning
December 18, 2020

The San Ramon Valley Unified School District requested last month that students declare if they intended to attend school in the second semester...

Online learning has made it easier than ever for students to cheat on tests and quizzes.
Remote learning raises concerns over cheating
December 18, 2020

Remote learning may be the only opportunity for many students to continue their education at home, but the possibilities and different techniques...

The horror hip hop band Clipping has a new album, “Visions of Bodies Being Burned”.
Keep One Eye Open
Sammy Minioza, Guest Writer • December 16, 2020

Fear: one of the most primal and visceral emotions of the human mind. Yet compared to all other emotions, it seems so rarely explored in music.  Often...

It's time to check out these K-Drama shows
Christine Oh, Kate Hong, and Michelle Nguyen December 16, 2020

Winter time has finally arrived with the chilly, rainy weather and jolly holiday music filling the air. Yet here we are, still stuck in quarantine...

Gamers have been waiting for years for "Cyberpunk 2077" to finally hit the stores. The wait ended last week.
The wait is finally over for much-anticipated 'Cyberpunk 2077'
Sri Kotipalli, Staff Writer • December 16, 2020

Despite a booming game industry, there has been a lot of confusion over the release of one game in particular: “Cyberpunk 2077”. There’s...

Cal's 2020 Class is the first ever to have a virtual graduation ceremony
Avni Kalur, Staff Writer • May 29, 2020

Across the top of the Cal High website lies a red stripe stating that class is canceled for the remainder of the 2019-2020 year.  For...

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