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Straw Ban in San Francisco

Straw Ban in San Francisco

Leila Taherian, Local News Editor, Outreach Manager

October 6, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

San Francisco is joining other cities across the country in banning the use and sale of plastic straws beginning in 2019.

Juuls in Schools: FDA Announces Teen Vaping “Epidemic”

Juuls in Schools: FDA Announces Teen Vaping “Epidemic”

Holly Rusch, Politics Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories

Nationwide, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is beginning to crack down on teenage use of vaping devices. But at Woodside, it seems the trend is alive as ever.

City Council Candidates Weigh in on the Housing Crisis

City Council Candidates Weigh in on the Housing Crisis

Emma Chiu, Copy Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

Campaign signs are popping up as seven candidates battle for three spots on the City Council of Redwood City; following the November 6 midterm elections, the new council members would help shape the city’s future growth.

San Francisco Climate Change March

San Francisco Climate Change March

Anna Harshman, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories

Thousands gathered in San Francisco just days before the Global Action Climate Summit to urge global leaders to transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy, among other issues.

Redwood City Facing Lawsuit

Redwood City Facing Lawsuit

Alondra Bravo, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

Attorney Kevin Shenkman has filed a lawsuit against Redwood City for not switching to at-large district elections for the upcoming city council.

Climate Change Changing Our Lives

Climate Change Changing Our Lives

Kianna Koeppen, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories

Hurricane Florence, which is currently tearing across the southern United States, serves as another example of the increasingly prevalent effects of climate change.

Dressing for Success: New Dress Code Approved in Alameda After Two Years

Dressing for Success: New Dress Code Approved in Alameda After Two Years

Taila Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 12, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories

A revised dress code for the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) permits students to wear almost all types of clothing, raising questions about the stricter dress code of Woodside High School.

Population Growth Sparks a Need for Better Public Transportation

Population Growth Sparks a Need for Better Public Transportation

Leila Taherian, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

Efficient public transportation in the Bay Area becomes more necessary as the amount of commuters increases.

SSR and Summer Slide

SSR and Summer Slide

Chloe Postlewaite, Staff Writer

August 31, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

Following last Monday's Big Read, Woodside students and teachers alike wonder how effective both the Big Read and SSR are at encouraging students to read.

Woodside Firefighters Face Unrelenting California Flames

Woodside Firefighters Face Unrelenting California Flames

Sam Brook, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

During one distressing week in July more than 1,000 wildfires sparked in California, 15 of which are still blazing today. The Carr, Mendocino Complex, and Donnell fires are the biggest flames sweeping through Central California at this time, all of which are above 50% contained.

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