Writing Program Promotes Creative Coping during Quarantine

Mindy Luo, Visual Media Editor

May 11, 2020

Making the most of quarantine, junior Lucas Tucker has created a new volunteer program called Friendly Flash Fiction (FFF) that offers creative writing instruction to kids in grades 3 through 7. Donations collected for the service...

Simple Solutions for Healthy Home Meals

Mia Jay, Staff Reporter

May 11, 2020

A school known for its athletics as much as its academics, Campolindo is home to health-conscious kids who go out of their way to stay active during the current COVID-19 quarantine. In addition, these top athletes are eager to...

Summer Fruit Flavors Pack Nutrient Punch

Sofia Blaj, Staff Reporter

May 5, 2020

Summer is just around the corner, bringing warm weather and pool-side lounging, and of course, the need for refreshing snacks. But, in order to maintain our fit physiques during swim-wear season, these snacks need to be healthy....

Environment Benefits from Corona Pandemic

Maggie Doolittle, Staff Reporter

May 5, 2020

While coronavirus continues to take its toll on the human population, so far, it has been proven beneficial for the environment. With many businesses as well as most leisure and recreational destinations closed, people have fewer...

Tiger King Tops Quarantine Television Picks

Nicole Kennedy, Opinion Editor

April 27, 2020

Netflix and other streaming platforms have done a great job of pumping out short and sweet series that are different from the overused rich New Yorker or “my boyfriend is a vampire” narratives with which students are all too...

Isolated Dancers Sustain Inspiration through Virtual Rehearsals

Jensen Rasmussen, Staff Reporter

April 27, 2020

While Contra Costa County’s shelter-in-place order has dramatically impacted various aspects of daily life, dancers are finding new ways to practice their art from the safety of their homes. Under these unusual circumstances,...

Juniors Salvage Prom with Dressed-up Zoom

Nicole Kennedy, Opinion Editor

April 27, 2020

Despite the cancellation of prom due to the coronavirus, many juniors celebrated the high school milestone on April 18. Leadership set up a junior girls’ Zoom call on which students could dress up, log on, and reconnect with...

Top Picks for Escaping Isolation Monotony

Yasmine Chang, Staff Reporter

April 26, 2020

With the school closure extended through the end of the school year and the shelter-in-place order continuing indefinitely, it is understandable that people are desperate for an opportunity to escape the reality of a world dominated...

Covid Quarantine Forces Easter Adaptation

Mia Jay and Sarah Naughten

April 26, 2020

While shelter-in-place guidelines prohibited typical Easter activities, members of local churches managed to celebrate the holiday from the safety of their homes on April 12. Moraga Valley Presbyterian Church and Holy Shepherd...