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  • Good things come in threes

    Good things come in threes

    Olivia Morrow, Staff Writer

    November 28, 2016

    Imagine going through school with a sibling– or two– your age. Two other people to hang out with, get homework help from, and have by your side. These are the everyday lives of the Maurino triplets. Gianna, Desiree, and Dante Maurino are seniors at Northgate.  These three may be triplets, but t... READ MORE »»

    Triplets Desiree Maurino, Dante Maurino, and Gianna Maurino (from left to right) smile next to their older brother Gino Maurino for a family photo.

    Maurino family

  • The future is no longer American

    The future is no longer American

    Jack Wise, Opinion Editor

    November 18, 2016

    2016 will be a year to remember for the Electoral College. All I can say is that my fellow peers and I are shocked about the surprise outcome and are ashamed to call ourselves American citizens. Thinking about what may possibly happen in the next few years leading up to 2020, I realize that things a... READ MORE »»

    Susan Watts

  • Post election: Moving forward positively

    Post election: Moving forward positively

    Katie Morris, Staff Writer

    November 17, 2016

    The election is over and Donald Trump is the 45th president. With protests in high schools, universities, and numerous cities, it is clear that a lot of people are beside themselves over this news, we have to move forward. To do this, we must keep in mind these four rules, so that we can grow in the righ... READ MORE »»

    Monica Sanchez

  • Has America abandoned political decorum?

    Has America abandoned political decorum?

    Bailey Luttrell, Editor-in-Chief

    November 10, 2016

    Right now, election results are probably streaming in determining the next president of the United States. People are happy, sad, possibly outraged or disgusted. But there’s one thing that just about every American can agree on no matter which candidate takes office: America has taken a major step d... READ MORE »»

    The Atlantic

  • Football: Two men down, twelve men strong

    Football: Two men down, twelve men strong

    Francesco Lavecchia, Sports Editor

    November 10, 2016

    Although varsity football is now without its starting quarterback and star running back due to injuries, the team is still headed towards postseason play following a very strong 7-2 season. Northgate has faced many challenges this season, from making the transition to the newly developed Diablo Athletic... READ MORE »»

    Varsity players Nate Green, Jackson Smith, Jack Fulp, and Sean Garrigan march across the field during the homecoming game.

    Northgate Yearbook

Production Workshop takes on powerful hate crime play

Production Workshop takes on powerful hate crime play

Jennifer Bautista and Megan Son

Production Workshop, Northgate’s highest level drama class, has taken on the daunting challenge of performing a hard-hitting, heartbreaking play about an anti-gay hate crime in the late 1990s. “The Laramie Project,” writ...  Read More »

Oct 26 • 2 Comments

Best Buddies creates bonds that bring students together

Best Buddies creates bonds that bring students together

Ericka Hall and Olivia Morrow

Everyone knows that if you want to have a good friend, you have to be a good friend; the same goes for a buddy. Northgate’s special education program is renewing its invitation for students to partner with classmates dia...  Read More »

Oct 5 • No Comments

Convention delegate visits Northgate

Convention delegate visits Northgate

Jack Wise, Opinion Editor

Fresh off the floors of the July Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, which brought the historic nomination of Hillary Clinton for president, a Saint Mary’s professor and former Northgate parent shared her experiences. More ...  Read More »

Oct 3 • No Comments

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The future is no longer American

The future is no longer American

Jack Wise, Opinion Editor

2016 will be a year to remember for the Electoral College. All I can say is that my fellow peers and I are shocked about the surprise outcome and are ashamed to call ours...  Read More »

Nov 18 • No Comments

Post election: Moving forward positively

Post election: Moving forward positively

November 17, 2016

An Open Letter to the President-Elect

November 17, 2016

Misogyny-ridden rape culture revealed

Misogyny-ridden rape culture revealed

November 8, 2016

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Good things come in threes

Good things come in threes

Olivia Morrow, Staff Writer

Imagine going through school with a sibling– or two– your age. Two other people to hang out with, get homework help from, and have by your side. These are the everyday lives of the Maurino triplets. Gianna, De...  Read More »

Nov 28 • No Comments

Has America abandoned political decorum?

Has America abandoned political decorum?

November 10, 2016

Changed in every (Zimbab)way

Changed in every (Zimbab)way

November 8, 2016

Northgate says “bienvenue” to French student

Northgate says “bienvenue” to French student

November 8, 2016

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