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Prize Day adopts changes, enhances traditions

Prize Day adopts changes, enhances traditions

Neely Metz, Copy Editor

May 21, 2015

The 128th annual Prize Day ceremony took place in the chapel today to celebrate achievements throughout the academic year. “Prize day was beautiful,” sophomore Bella Kearney, who received an award in history, said. “The chapel created a more tight-knit community with all of us being in one area.” The...

Muni to implement phone app

Muni to implement phone app

Lisabelle Panossian and Claire Kosewic

February 3, 2015

The San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency plans to launch an app this summer that will allow Muni riders to pay fares with iPhone and Android smartphones. “We’re always looking for ways to increase service and the level of convenience for our riders,” Paul Rose, spokesman and media relation...

In the 3rd most expensive city in the U.S., housing demand outstrips supply

Rachel Fung/The Broadview

November 3, 2014

Most San Francisco residents agree, The City an expensive place to live. Housing options are confined to the seven square miles, and with an increasing housing market and an influx of Silicon Valley “techies,” young adults like Emma Fahy (’09) are experiencing the high cost of rentals as housing prices continue to r...

School embarks on 2-year process to implement International Baccalaureate program

School embarks on 2-year process to implement International Baccalaureate program

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor

October 31, 2014

If both Convent and Stuart Hall High Schools successfully complete a two-year review and evaluation process, current freshmen and sophomores will have the opportunity to engage in International Baccalaureate courses, beginning in Fall 2016. The IB Diploma Programme is an academically challenging and balanced...

Elevator to undergo renovation

Elevator to undergo renovation

May 27, 2014

Madison Riehle Editor-in-Chief Ninety-nine years after the completion of the Flood Mansion, the historical Flood elevator is being renovated due to inconsistencies with the elevator’s daily functions. “I’ve been dependent on the elevator for a few years,” junior Talayah Hudson, who has ...

Pac Heights pizzeria impresses

Presidio Pizza Company’s crusts are fluffy, yet still sturdy enough to hold the heavy helping of toppings. Flavor combinations are original without being too wacky, staying true to the Brooklyn and Sicilian fusion of influence.

May 27, 2014

My first thought when the Presidio Pizza Company sign was put up on the corner of Pine and Divisadero streets was, “Oh, no. Not another below average pizza-by-the-slice place that’ll overcharge students.” After a sampling of pizza, I am happy to say I was too quick to judge. The Bianca is a simp...

Beach Blanket Babylon celebrates four decades of glitz and glamour

Beach Blanket Babylon celebrates four decades of glitz and glamour

April 8, 2014

Six foot dancing male poodles, Italian cooks holding meat- balls the size of shoe boxes and President Barack Obama rap- ping are among the whacky, satiri- cal acts crossing the stage at Club Fugazi seven times a week. The musical revue Beach Blan- ket Babylon is in its 40th year per- forming spoofs o...

SSH president goes ‘over the edge’

March 28, 2014

Schools of the Sacred Heart President Ann Marie Krejcarek rappelled the Market Street side of the Hyatt Regency at the Embarcadero Thursday afternoon as part of a fundraiser for Outward Bound. The organization leads adventure trips for students and adults that push them beyond their comfort zone. Alice Jon...

Overthrow the reign of drought

Overthrow the reign of drought

February 28, 2014

STAFF EDITORIAL Many Bay Area residents awoke to the pounding of rain against their windows last Thursday morning. Four days of sporadic showers had many crying “miracle” after one of the driest seasons on record, but the California drought is far from over. While the past week has been ...

Sum-thing special: Hong Kong Loung II takes typical to-go dim sum and adds a level of class worth paying for

Shanghai Dumplings have a wonderfully tangy core and are wrapped in a soft and chew casing.

February 13, 2014

Dim sum usually brings to and sesame oil, adding tang to the the chives diversifies the textures mind the image of mystery shrimp and pork filling. Be warned: of the thick, smooth casing and the meat and pulling bits of pa- Keep the dumpling on the plate equally chewy shrimp bits. per off of a steamed p...

Breaking boba: Trending addiction

Breaking boba:  Trending addiction

February 13, 2014

On any given afternoon people of all ages brave a line that begins outside the doors of bubble tea shops to purchase a cold, frothy drink filled with gummy “pearls” sitting on the bottom of a plastic chalice. Bubble tea stores popped up in the American market around 10 years ago, and have grown...

Tasty bakery expanding shop

Tasty bakery expanding shop

December 16, 2013

Alice Jones Food Columnist The Les Marais bakery has bought up two storefronts on Chestnut Street and is creating a Parisian afternoon getaway. Aside from elegant treats and rich coffee, Les Marais also offers a variety of fresh rounds and baguettes, a bevy of pastries and a small selection of grilled sandwiche...

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