Girls’, Boys’ Swimming Finish 2nd at NCS

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018

Both boys' and girls' varsity swimming placed 2nd at the North Coast Section championships at Las Positas College on May 11-12. All 6 relay squads finish in the top 8. The girls team scored 253.5 points, finishing behind Monte...

Visiting Professionals Present Career Options

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018

A special "career day" offered information to sophomores on a variety of career options from professionals who visited campus on March 7. Prior to the event, students signed up to attend 2 separate sessions. Each guest speaker,...

Politicians Must Be Held to Same Standards

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

January 8, 2018

Allegations of sexual assault and harassment have sacked the careers of powerful men in recent months. News anchor Charlie Rose fell at CBS, PBS, and Bloomberg. Producer Harvey Weinstein toppled at the Weinstein Company. Lauer...

Model UN Delegates Earn Distinction

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

The Model United Nations club attended the 27th annual Contra Costa County Model United Nations Conference, hosted by the CCOE (Contra Costa County Office of Education), on November 4-5 at Diablo Valley College. In the Mod...

Frosh Academy Hosts Cyber Safety Session

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

The freshmen class spent Wednesday Academy period on October 25 in the gym for a presentation about online safety. Dana Unger of Homeland Security and Lieutenant Brian South of the Moraga Police Department spoke to the group. To...

Pumpkin Bread Perfect Fall Food

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

The best part of fall is the food. The best of this food? It's pumpkin bread. Representing the pumpkin –longstanding fall symbol– and both savory enough for a snack and sweet enough for dessert, pumpkin bread is the...

Trump Ignores Puerto Rico

Jane Maiocco, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017

President Donald Trump's apathy for Puerto Rico was demonstrated when, instead of showing compassion for the U.S. territory that has just been battered by a catastrophic hurricane, he started a twitter war with professional athletes,...

Eclipse Interrupts 1st School Day

Jane Maiocco and Mia Jay

September 29, 2017

The solar eclipse welcomed students back to school on August 21. Although Moraga was not in the path of totality, students still experienced a partial solar eclipse as they left their classrooms during the morning of the 1st d...