American Sport Interests too Narrow

Beck Chambers, Staff Writer

June 5, 2018

Americans are sport enthusiasts, whether it's the National Football League, the National Basketball Association, or Major League Baseball. Unfortunately, the scope of American sport interests remains narrow, and as a result,...

Moraga’s Rural Character Needs Protection

Beck Chambers and Samuel Ganten

May 17, 2018

Development: It brings congestion, environmental damage, and homogenization. As a town resident for 15 years, I hate to see construction in places that were once open and free. Our community of 16,000 is already straining the...

Academy X Spitballs Solutions for World Hunger

Amanda Young, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018

New to the campus club scene this year, Academy X encourages students to use math and science skills to develop creative solutions to real-world problems. Math teacher Nita Madra and biology teacher Rene Gillibert currently serve...

Sweden More Than Meatballs

Beck Chambers, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018

Look underneath the surface of really good Ikea meatballs.  There's a country there.  It's called Sweden. Being a Swede myself, I choose to follow 2 of the basic tenets of the culture: Taking care of family and being kind...

Limited Snow Fall Kills Ski Season

Beck Chambers, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018

The 2017-2018 ski is off to a modest start, with a majority of snow at Squaw Valley and other winter resorts being man-made. Skiers have little to celebrate as weather patterns on the west coast appear to have returned to those...

New Coach Keeps Soccer Expectations High

Beck Chambers, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

With a new coach taking the reigns, boys' varsity soccer is looking to improve on last season's record and make it to this season's North Coast Section finals. To achieve their goals, the squad will need to shake off some early...

Beck’s Favorite Holiday Films

Beck Chambers and Kevork Tchakmakjian

December 5, 2017

What better way to dive into this winter's (albeit snowless) Winter Wonderland than with La Puma's Top 10 Best Christmas Movies of All Time? 1.Elf- Starring comedian Will Ferrell as a massive elf, this flick follows a pilgrima...