Tag Archives: Redwood City

Redwood City mayor visits Summit Prep journalists

EDITOR’S NOTE: On Friday, Sept. 6, Redwood City Mayor Ian Bain came to Summit Preparatory Charter High School for a press conference to answer student journalists’ questions about his role in the community. Ian Bain introduces the importance of local politics in Redwood City By Jovani Contreras, Fabiana Munoz and Rosie Esteverena  Staff Writers Ian Bain believes that local politics

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Locals jump into the Redwood City basketball community

By Jesus De La Rosa, Garrett Kelly and Max Livingston Staff Writers Basketball in the Redwood City community is a major part of daily life. We went around Redwood City and discussed with locals how basketball has helped the community and how basketball has changed their lives. We interviewed many passionate people and asked them the question: How has basketball

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Citizens of Redwood City struggle with gentrification

By Seann Brick, Alexis Pereznegron, Michael Pissani and Marvin Varela Staff Writers  The people of Redwood City struggle to pay rent because it is not adjustable to their wages. With larger companies moving into Redwood City, residents face the downside of gentrification. The average rent costs about $3,144, according to an article from Rent Jungle. In the Berkeley Blog, City and Regional

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Food builds community

By Jon Garvin, Kai Lock, Ethan Sheppy, Skylar Peters and Malia Vaea Staff Writers Walking through Redwood City, you notice a bunch of smiling faces, people quickly getting from place to place, and, most importantly, many restaurants that have become a staple in the local community. These local restaurants have become a major factor in allowing Redwood City to come

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Teen Advisory Board gives local teens a voice in their community

By Kenneth John Catimbang, Kristian Bekele and Micah Tam Staff Writers In media and society, teenagers are often portrayed as lazy, defiant or disruptive (the list goes on.) However, there’s a group of teenagers in Redwood City who challenge that exact idea. Once a month, the Teen Advisory Board meets up at the Red Morton Community Center. Teenagers from all over

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