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How to avoid the Freshmen 15!

Linea Stern, Staff Writer

October 11, 2010

Filed under Features

It is the first day of college. Freshmen walk into the cafeteria with unlimited hot dogs, ice cream and pizza. Most college kids overindulge in sugary sweets and end up gaining weight called the "Freshmen 15." Every year...

Musical cousins perform their way into the hearts of many

Ashley Perez, Assistant Editor

October 11, 2010

Filed under Profile, Top Stories

Amidst the excited screams and constant chatter that fill the crowded walkways, a song breaks through the noise. The soothing music comes from cousins Isaiah Saole and Fia Leau as they strum their ukuleles, sing and make their...

Mix the ingredients for a healthy lifestyle

Julie Phillips, Staff Writer

October 11, 2010

Filed under Features

With school, sports, homework and everything else, teens hardly have the time to cook their own meals- let alone worry about eating healthy. However, cooking doesn’t need to be time consuming, and it can help keep the pounds...

Teachers tell all: what it’s like to be a teacher and a parent

Ashley Perez, Assistant Editor

October 4, 2010

Filed under Profile, Top Stories

They spend the day looking after you, cleaning up your messes, helping you with homework and listening to your problems. You can call them your makeshift caregivers, fill-in guardians or surrogate parents. But most of the time,...

Making the most out of community service

Linea Stern, Staff Writer

September 24, 2010

Filed under Features

Many colleges expect prospective students to complete one-hundred to two-hundred hours of community service, but when most high school students hear the word community service the thought ‘such a pain’ comes to their minds....

Student receives opportunity of a lifetime at local concert

Nick La Bounty, staff writer

September 21, 2010

Filed under Profile, Top Stories

Junior Peter Schrupp attended the 94.9 Independence Jam in Oceanside with a sign and a dream. On August 29, Schrupp went with a few friends to enjoy the local concert, but unexpectedly his musical career reached new heights. While...

First pep rally pumps up CHS

Shelby Rowe, Assistant Editor

September 9, 2010

Filed under Features, Top Stories

It’s C-BAD time it’s C-BAD time! What! What!” roared the cheerleaders as they pumped up the crowd for the first pep rally of the season. But this wasn’t any plain pep rally; this was the first Alarm Clock Pep Rally of...

Students enter new world of video chatting

Amanda Matteson, Editor in Chief

June 13, 2010

Filed under Features

With a working web cam and the click of button, teens now have the entire world at their fingertips, the virtual world anyway. With websites like Skype, Chat Roulette and iChat, people everywhere are signing on to chat with...

Simple Ways to Prevent Stress

Andrea Abbott, staff writer

June 13, 2010

Filed under Features

With finals coming up for freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and graduation for seniors, the end of the school year can cause many students to feel stressed. Although stress may help students focus on important priorities, it can...

Classes at 24 hour fitness show a new approach to fitness

Linea Stern, staff writer

June 13, 2010

Filed under Features

When most people think of going to the gym and working out, treadmills and lifting weights come to mind. Local gym 24 hour fitness offers a variety of fun group fitness classes. Classes include Turbo kick, Everlast Shadow Box,...

Fast food for thought: a student’s guide to eating on the go

May 11, 2010

Filed under Features

Deciding where to go to lunch shouldn’t be anywhere near as hard as making major life decisions, but it can sometimes feel that way to Carlsbad High School students. Buying a satisfying meal, eating it and then making it back...

Man Hunt Sweeps Across San Diego

Shelby Rowe, Staff Writer

May 11, 2010

Filed under Features

Every month, local high school students scramble over fences, sneak through backyards and prowl for prisoners of war. A game of the fittest erupted into a universal experience that crowns one person as the winner. This game te...

Facing the Crossroads: alternative education finds success

Megan Foy, Assistant Editor

April 10, 2010

Filed under Features

Some schools get students into top universities, others create an environment focused on the arts.  Rarely do students come across a school that does not feel like school. Carlsbad students only know what they are familiar with,...

The Young and the Jobless

Shelby Rowe, Staff writer

April 10, 2010

Filed under Features

In a recent survey, 1,200 seventeen year- old high school students were asked basic questions about American history to determine teen knowledge of American government. One third of these high school students did not know that th...

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