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Journalism class visits Mercury News

By Kaitlyn Tran Staff Writer On April 4, the Journalism Expeditions class at Summit Public School: Tahoma traveled to the Mercury News. When the class reached their destination, the students sat in a meeting and observed how the reporters discussed their assignments. Afterwards, the class was guided through the newsroom by business reporter Troy Wolverton and crime reporter Robert Salonga. Here

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San Jose celebrates Lunar New Year

By Kaitlyn Tran Staff Writer San Jose celebrates Lunar New Year by having festivals open to the community. These festivals include lion dancing, performances and parades. The holiday is celebrated by many cultures, such as the Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese and Korean communities. My family is Vietnamese, so we celebrate it by being with our families, playing games, setting off firecrackers,

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