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Get Your Shots – It’s Flu Season

Get Your Shots – It’s Flu Season

Gianna Caviglia, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

With influenza (flu) season approaching, many Woodside students are beginning to experience the first symptoms that come with the transition from fall to winter. 

Coming Soon: Magic Bridge Playgrounds

Coming Soon: Magic Bridge Playgrounds

Claire Manuel, Arts and Entertainment Editor

November 12, 2019

A Magic Bridge Playground for all abilities is opening in Redwood City around March 2020 and will need student volunteers.

Eliud Kipchoge’s Sub-Two-Hour Marathon Inspires Woodside Runners, Teachers

Eliud Kipchoge’s Sub-Two-Hour Marathon Inspires Woodside Runners, Teachers

Cedrik von Briel, Health/Lifestyle/Technology Editor

November 7, 2019

The Olympic gold medalist and 12-time marathon winner succeeded in breaking this long-standing barrier on Saturday, October 12 at the Ineos 1:59 Challenge event in Vienna, Austria. His time of one hour, 59 minutes, and 40 seconds (1:59:40) stands as the fastest marathon ever run. Already, people are weighing in. 

National Period Day Raises Awareness For Period Poverty

National Period Day Raises Awareness For Period Poverty

Taila Lee, Coeditor in Chief

November 6, 2019

People across the United States celebrated National Period Day on Saturday, October 19, organizing rallies in all 50 states to raise awareness for period poverty and to petition for increased accessibility to menstrual products.

The State of Concussions in High School Football

The State of Concussions in High School Football

Logan Amos, Staff Writer

October 21, 2019

This season, Woodside's football team has lost a number of players due to concussions. Brain injuries have been around since the inception of football; despite improvements in safety, they remain prevalent.

Netflix Will Remove “The Office” From Its Platforms in 2020

Netflix Will Remove “The Office” From Its Platforms in 2020

Gianna Caviglia, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

Many Woodside students are feeling disappointed after Netflix announced on June 25 that the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) will be taking back the streaming rights to the hit comedy “The Office” in January of 2020, meaning that the show will no longer be streaming on Netflix.

Forever 21 Bankrupt

Forever 21 Bankrupt

Chloe Postlewaite, Online Editor

October 16, 2019

Forever 21 plans to close up to 350 stores globally, 178 of which are in the United States, following its bankruptcy announcement on September 29.

Cancer-Causing Chemicals Are Found in Heartburn Drug

Cancer-Causing Chemicals Are Found in Heartburn Drug

Gianna Caviglia, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

Some chemicals found in household items are now being proved to have caused multiple types of deadly cancers.

JUULs, Suorins, and Novos, Oh My

JUULs, Suorins, and Novos, Oh My

Chloe Postlewaite, Online Editor

September 27, 2019

With teen usage and vaping-related deaths on the rise, President Trump’s proposed ban on flavored e-cigarette products leaves students and teachers skeptical.

Apple Releases iPhone 11 to Mixed Reviews

Apple Releases iPhone 11 to Mixed Reviews

Cedrik von Briel, Health/Lifestyle/Technology Editor

September 27, 2019

The Cupertino-based company first teased the updated smartphone at an event two weeks prior, where they also released new editions of the iPad and Apple watch. However, by far the most-talked-about unveiling was the highly-anticipated release of the 11th generation of Apple’s flagship smartphone. 

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