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Homecoming overdue?

Homecoming overdue?

Sophia Hall, News Editor
October 9
Filed under News, Showcase

Homecoming is always something HB students look forward to at the beginning of the school year. It's the most attended dance of the year where teams dress up in costumes for the occasion and students have a great time. This year, Homecoming was originally scheduled on the same weekend as Hollis Old...

Hollis Brookline sports show support for the cause

Hollis Brookline sports show support for the cause

Austin Bumpus, Co Editor-in-Chief
October 9
Filed under Showcase, Sports

     October is officially recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and support for the cause is shown throughout the world in different ways. Whether it is something as simple as wearing pink to show support, or holding an event dedicated to the cause, Breast Cancer Awareness is important...

Girzone changes from sweats to suits

Girzone changes from sweats to suits

Mackenzie Riel, Contributor
October 9
Filed under News, Showcase

As of September 30, 2013, beloved physical education teacher, and varsity softball coach Tim Girzone has been appointed Interim Assistant Principal of Hollis Brookline High School. The change was due to Ms. Matte’s transition into Interim Assistant Superintendent of SAU 41. The adjustment will be d...

The future of HB learning

The future of HB learning

Grant Johnson, Contributor
October 9
Filed under News, Showcase

Education is always evolving; the curriculum, the teaching and the activities are changing every year.  At Hollis Brookline, students and teachers are now looking into a new subject called 21st Century Skills.  These skills are defined in four categories: Ways of thinking. Creativity, critica...

FIRST Robotics team reels in rookies

FIRST Robotics team reels in rookies

Hannah St. George, Copy Editor
October 2
Filed under News, Showcase

As many clubs and activities kick off the year with new members, HB's FIRST Robotics team introduced its rookies to the workings of the team from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 18. Here, each of the six subgroups demonstrated what their contribution to the team's efforts was and what they would do ...

Goodbye Ms. Matte

Goodbye Ms. Matte

Cameron Randlett, Opinion Editor
October 2
Filed under News, Showcase

After three and a half years of service as principal, and nearly four years as assistant principal of Hollis Brookline High School, Cindy Matte is moving up the academic chain of command. Effective September 30, Matte serves as Interim Assistant-Superintendent for SAU 41. As a “big picture person...

One team, one family, one purpose

One team, one family, one purpose

Austin Bumpus, Co-Editor-in-Chief
September 22
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Whether it involves a new coach, new system, or a new mindset, the Hollis Brookline football team has gone through many of changes in the past twelve months, and they are embracing the fresh start. With first-year head coach Richard Bergskaug at the helm and a whole new playbook for both their offense a...

Our Last Night launches successful crowd-funding campaign

Our Last Night launches successful crowd-funding campaign

Alec Paulson, Media editor
September 20
Filed under A & E, Showcase

Two weeks ago, a local Hollis-born band, Our Last Night recently found great success taking a DIY approach to the music industry through a crowd-funding campaign website called Indiegogo.com. In June 2013, after fulfilling their contract with Epitaph records, the OLN became part of an increasing pool ...

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