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Class of 2012: Here are my parting words

Class of 2012: Here are my parting words

Elvin Wong May 24, 2012

I once watched a comedy music video titled “The Honest Holiday Card Song”, in which a stereotypical, Asian boy sang the line: “I only got accepted to my safety schools!” That was back...

MUSIC: A joyous Spring Pops Concert

MUSIC: A joyous Spring Pops Concert

Angela Liu May 19, 2012

“What’s the difference between a piano and a fish?” Senior Katarina Zorko pauses. “You can’t ‘tune-a-fish!’” At this, the audience laughs at how terrible Zorko’s pun is. Imagine...

I can listen to the same song over and over and over again

I can listen to the same song over and over and over again

Karishma Mehrotra February 8, 2012

I can sing it at two decibels too high. I can sing it three notes off key. A couple months ago, senior Kevin Tsukii asked me if I regretted never learning a musical instrument. Sure, I canít distinguish...

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Fire destroys apartments on Homestead Road

Elvin Wong November 27, 2011

At 5:54 p.m. on Nov. 26, the Santa Clara County Fire Department responded to a three-alarm fire at Village Green Apartments on Homestead Road, next to Homestead High School. According to Fire Department...

Thanksgiving: Turkey Trot 2011

Thanksgiving: Turkey Trot 2011

Elvin Wong November 26, 2011

On your marks... get set... go!This Thanksgiving, thousands of men, women, and children ran in the seventh annual Silicon Valley Turkey Trot, which is a series of races designed to raise money for charity....

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