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New York’s visionary bill cracks down on sugar

New York’s visionary bill cracks down on sugar

Ashley Ding

March 23, 2013

Like your vanilla bean frappuccino? You could order it in a size tall, or perhaps in grande. However, you wouldn’t be able to order this sugary shot of goodness in size venti under the revolutionary law proposed by New York mayor Michael Bloomberg. Known for pioneering the law that now requires c...

GIRLS TENNIS: State champion team strives for undefeated season

Senior Ruri Kobayakawa, then a junior, returns the ball during a game last season. Due to the great performance of the girls' tennis team last season, expectations are high as the girls enter yet another season. Photo from El Estoque archives.

Ashley Ding

August 24, 2012

Last year, varsity girls tennis made headlines, finishing the season without a single loss. The team pulled out a close win over former NorCal Champions, Saratoga High School, to take the position as the top team in the state. And this year, Coach Gene Fortino says, the team is headed in the sam...