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Everything You Need to Know About the Midterms

Everything You Need to Know About the Midterms

Noelia Arteaga, Sam Brook, Emma Chiu, Taila Lee, Sean Moriarty, Chloe Postlewaite, Holly Rusch, Leila Taherian, and Isabella Williams

November 14, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Midterm elections took place across the country on November 6, 2018. The Paw Print covered polling centers in both Woodside and East Palo Alto.

Camp Fire Sparks Students to Wear Masks for Protection

Camp Fire Sparks Students to Wear Masks for Protection

Sam Brook, Managing Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

Woodside, California is currently in a state of unhealthy air quality with an air index of 184 and visibility of only 2.5 miles. Woodside students have taken to the nurse’s office to acquire barrier masks for some protection against the smoky air.

East Palo Alto Leans Left in Midterms

East Palo Alto Leans Left in Midterms

Emma Chiu, Copy Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Local News, Politics, Top Stories

“If I vote this time, is he [President Trump] really going to go away?” Renita Bhartu joked as she headed towards the polls. She is one of hundreds of East Palo Alto residents who showed up at the city’s Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) last Tuesday, November 6, to cast a ballot in the midterm elections.

Thousand Oaks Bar Shooting Leaves At Least Twelve Dead

Thousand Oaks Bar Shooting Leaves At Least Twelve Dead

Holly Rusch, Politics Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

At least 12 are dead and more are wounded from a shooting that occurred late last Wednesday night in at a country bar and dance hall in Thousand Oaks, California.

Rare European Bird Excites Marin County Birdwatchers

Rare European Bird Excites Marin County Birdwatchers

Cedrik von Briel, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

A European visitor has decided to take a vacation to the sandy beaches of northern California.

New Halloween Laws Frighten Communities

New Halloween Laws Frighten Communities

Anna Harshman, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018


Filed under Local News, Top Stories

New laws in California restrict Halloween behaviors, resulting in possible fines or jail time for those trick-or-treating over the age of twelve or staying out past eight at night.

Do Students Like Tutorials?

Do Students Like Tutorials?

Tessa Bertine, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

Woodside High School is currently testing out a possible replacement to SSR - tutorials - and students have reacted positively to the change. [satisfying, but not engaging] “Tutorials” are a thirty-five minute chunk of time in between lunch and sixth/seventh period for students to get a head-s...

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.

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