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Student robbed in Cal’s back parking lot

Arman Tafazzoli, Managing Editor November 21, 2014

A senior boy said he was robbed by two suspects in Cal High’s back parking lot near the Iron Horse Trail after varsity basketball tryouts on Nov. 10. The student, who is not being named because he...

This hacker is no slacker

This hacker is no slacker

Arman Tafazzoli, Managing Editor April 10, 2014

Who said hacking is a crime? Cal High senior Marshall Richins placed fourth out of thousands in a Google Chrome hacking competition early in March. Richins heard about the hackathon from his friend,...

Should new Wi-Fi allow social media?

Should new Wi-Fi allow social media?

Arman Taffazoli and Sam Gershik January 16, 2014

YES Every year, incoming freshmen in the age of smart-devices make logging on to the school district’s Wi-Fi part of their initiation to high school. Starting in the Fall of 2013 semester, the...

Wilson fulfills teenage fantasies

Arman Tafazzoli, Managing Editor November 22, 2013

Most people haven’t heard of the man, no, the legend, that is Patrice Wilson. He’s not at the top of the iTunes music store, nor is he headlining record-breaking films.  Wilson is simply a music...

Softball eager to return to NCS

Softball eager to return to NCS

Baseball Head Coach: Chad Ross 2011-12 record: 15-3; second in NCS Key Newcomers: Austin Chauvin, Sam Cabral Key Returners: Nate D’Emilio, Adam Kimmel, Daniel DeFazio, Nick Allman Key...

Noises from the Newsroom

This regular feature will be devoted to members of The Californian interested in the arts.  Everything from music to movies to books will be reviewed by our staff writers and editors. Here are this month’s...

Campus to get facelift

Arman Tafazzoli, Managing Editor February 11, 2013

The leadership class recently acquired $17,000 from the school district which will be used to improve the cleanliness and overall beauty of Cal’s campus. All improvements and beautification will come...

Fans excited for trilogy

Fans excited for trilogy

Arman Tafazzoli, Managing Editor December 19, 2012

This month marks the beginning of a three-part movie adaptation of “The Hobbit,” J.R.R. Tolkien’s prequel novel to the epic “Lord of the Rings.” After “The Lord of the Rings” movie trilogy...

The rise of the planet of the cars

Arman Tafazzoli, Managing Editor November 16, 2012

Imagine driving down the freeway, windows rolled down, tweeting with one hand, Big Mac in the other, legs off the pedals, enjoying the smooth drive of Google’s self-driving, autonomous car. Sounds...

NBC bids farewell to popular comedies

NBC bids farewell to popular comedies

Arman Tafazzoli, Managing Editor October 12, 2012

“The Office” and “30 Rock,” two of NBC’s most popular sitcoms, have just begun their final seasons. Both shows have become extremely popular among viewers, many of whom are teenagers. The...

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