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Community Council organizes food drive

Community Council organizes food drive

Grant Park November 19, 2021

Community Council organized a Thanksgiving food drive for North Hollywood Interfaith Food Pantry beginning Nov. 9. The council set a goal of 4,000 donations by Nov. 18 and offered students service hours...

(Un)traditional: Spice it Up!

(Un)traditional: Spice it Up!

Ella Yadegar November 18, 2021

When my grandparents immigrated to the United States just before the Iranian Revolution of 1979 , they had never experienced an American holiday. As a result, the food at my family’s first Thanksgiving...

(Un)traditional: A Dern Dinner

(Un)traditional: A Dern Dinner

Fallon Dern November 18, 2021

Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday, as my mom and I both have birthdays that fall during the week we don’t have work or school. Don't get me wrong, that doesn't mean I like sharing my birthday...

(Un)traditional: Grazie-Giving

(Un)traditional: Grazie-Giving

Allegra Drago November 18, 2021

Whoever said too many cooks in the kitchen was a bad thing has never been to my house on Thanksgiving. Coming from an Italian family, holidays that revolve around food are made better the more cooks there...

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Community Council organizes Thanksgiving drive for at-risk seniors

Will Sheehy December 13, 2020

The HW Community Council organized a toiletry drive in conjunction with the Valley InterCommunity Council (VIC) to assist at-risk seniors in the San Fernando Valley on Nov. 7 and 14. Students donated...

Lauren Juzang ’20 and Lucca Dohr ’20 perform Wallowing Trees, an original piece. Credit: Quincey Dern/Chronicle

November Coffeehouse held after October Coffeehouse was canceled due to fires

Quincey Dern November 19, 2019

Students showcased their talents in the first Coffeehouse of the year in Chalmers East after school Monday. Performers share their musical talent This Coffeehouse offered a variety of musical performances...

Credit: Mady Madison/Chronicle

A lot to be thankful for at Harvard-Westlake

Chronicle Staff November 24, 2015

Henry M. Gunn and Palo Alto high schools in Silicon Valley are situated near train tracks. Most students, when they come to the tracks, know the drill; they wait until the train passes, and then they cross. But...

Canned food drive to help needy families on Thanksgiving

Phoebe Sanders November 21, 2014

The Community Council will be collecting donations of canned vegetables on campus Monday. One bin will be located in the faculty lounge and the other on the quad. The school has committed to collect 500...

A tried and true tradition

Nikta Mansouri November 13, 2013

My mom starts preparing for Thanksgiving about six months in advance. Around May, she’ll start thinking about what she’ll cook this year. Of course there will be the staples: turkey, stuffing, cranberry...

Thanksgiving Food Drive ends tomorrow

November 21, 2011

By Elana Zeltser Tomorrow marks the last day to donate canned goods to the Thanksgiving Food Drive. All donations placed in the bins outside the deans' offices will be sent to the Westside Food Bank....

Dean groups collect goods for Thanksgiving food drive

November 16, 2011

By Rachel Schwartz The school is collecting canned goods to donate to the Westside Food Bank for the Thanksgiving Food Drive. Upper school students can drop off goods in bins outside their dean’s...

Senior performs in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Chronicle Staff December 14, 2010

By Vivien Mao Beanie Feldstein ’11 performed as an elf in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York for the Office Max Elves Raise the Roof float. Her theater camp, Stagedoor Manor, offered...

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