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UPDATE: Bomb threat on Dec. 13

Police car stops in the of intersection of Bubb Road and McClellan Road. The police blocked off entrances into MVHS because of reported bomb threat. Photo by Joyce Varma.

Cynthia Mao

December 13, 2012

Graffiti at Lynbrook High School threatens MVHS teacher.  Read More »...

MOVIE: Moving ‘Lincoln’ tips hat to the 16th president

The President Lincoln seen in Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln,” in theaters Nov. 9, bears a shocking resemblance to the Lincoln of history. Not only does actor Daniel Day-Lewis look exactly like his subject, he also brings great gravity and grace to the role. Photo taken from DreamWorks II Distribution Co.

Amrutha Dorai

October 31, 2012

Cinematic snapshot of Lincoln’s life successfully evokes emotion, humanizes his last few months Read More »...

CONTEST: ‘Lincoln’ movie ticket giveaway happening now

CONTEST: ‘Lincoln’ movie ticket giveaway happening now

Yashashree Pisolkar

October 24, 2012

On Oct. 24, El Estoque will be hosting a contest to give away nine free movie tickets to the early showing of “Lincoln” playing at Cupertino Square AMC 16 on Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. The contest is open to all current MV students who follow the three simple steps below. Step 1: Like El Estoque's Facebook page or follow u...

Last Gov Team class takes annual trip to Washington D.C.

Last Gov Team class takes annual trip to Washington D.C.

Karishma Mehrotra

March 11, 2012

After their long days of visiting the capitol and witnessing political debates, they thought it was going to be an average dinner and dance boat cruise on the Potomac. Little did they know that Gov Team adviser Eric Otto and social sciences teacher Viviana Montoya-Hernandez would show their dance skills at center stage, to the cheers and excitement of 15 Gov Team students. From March 3 to 8, Otto, Hernandez and the 15 students...

Too young for social networking

Too young for social networking

Christophe Haubursin

February 9, 2012

Before there was Google+, before there was Facebook, even before there was MySpace, there was another social network for all of us to check into early each morning: the playground. It was a community of voices with the best of what the Internet gives us now — it had the circles, the...