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From Greece to the US: George Taliadouros, professional athlete

From Greece to the US: George Taliadouros, professional athlete

Matt Claire, Sports Editor
November 26, 2013
Filed under Showcase, Sports

As many people know, George Taliadouros, a physics teacher at HB, was born in Greece. However, many people don’t know that Mr. T (as he is frequently called) was a professional soccer player while living in his home country. Taliadouros who was, “given a ball ever since [he] could stand”, play...

Cavaliers resembling creatures

Cavaliers resembling creatures

Lian Tumas, Contributor
November 20, 2013
Filed under A & E, Showcase

Just like some people on this planet have a doppelgänger, some people also have animals that look like them. Personalities and looks factor into what animal could represent someone. Lizzy Davis ‘15, “I think people look like animals because humans are very similar to animals. A lot of ani...

What can CavBlock do for you?

What can CavBlock do for you?

Grant Johnson, Contributor
November 20, 2013
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Nearing the end of the third month, Cavblock is settling in. Students are enjoying the extra break in the day, catching up on work, and taking enrichment classes. But what enrichment classes do Hollis Brookline students want to take? In a conversation with Nathan Warren, he says “Cavblock is for...

Powder puff punts cancer off the field

Powder puff punts cancer off the field

Sophia Hall, News Editor
November 20, 2013
Filed under Showcase, Sports

    This past Sunday morning, girls from HB played their hearts out in the Powder Puff game to raise money for the Breast Cancer foundation. Alec Paulson, ‘14, and Matt Falcone, ‘15, opened the game singing the National Anthem getting the crowd pumped. The girls had a few practices to prepare...

FRO-YO for a Cause: help grow The CavChron LINE this week at the Orange Leaf

FRO-YO for a Cause: help grow The CavChron LINE this week at the Orange Leaf

Staff
November 18, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

A delicious opportunity to do good while eating an amazing product! Just tell the Patel family*, owners and managers of the Orange Leaf location at Amherst St. (in front of Lowe's) that you're supporting Hollis Brookline Media & Publishing, and 20% of your purchase will be donated to our program....

Be the change: Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday, Nov. 19

Be the change: Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday, Nov. 19

Heidi Foster, Red Cross Club Adviser
November 14, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

Ready to be the change you wish to see in the world? To make a real difference to real people who need your help right now? Put November 19 on your calendar to donate blood. If you live nearby and have potential blood donors in your home, please consider encouraging them to stop by and donate as we...

HB honors veterans for their service

HB honors veterans for their service

Sara Swabowicz, Co Editor-in-Chief
November 8, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

With Veteran’s Day rapidly approaching, students and staff at Hollis Brookline worked to ensure that the veterans in the community were properly honored for their years of service to our country. The Homefront Club, advised by Mr. Duval and Mrs. Coughlin, organized a variety of activities to gi...

HB auto skills moving FORDward

HB auto skills moving FORDward

Sophia Hall, News Editor
November 6, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

We all see those big trucks in the lower lot as most students drive to the upper lot. Two of those students, Jack Buchanan and Liam Tardif, have been nominated into the National AAA/Ford Automotive Competition this year taking place June 8 through June 10, 2014. There are a few steps to the competitio...

Viva Las Vegas & welcome back, MRS. Danis!

Viva Las Vegas & welcome back, MRS. Danis!

Hannah Walsh, Contributor
November 6, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

Some students know her as "Smags" and Ms. Smagula, now "Mrs. Danis", is fine with students calling her by her maiden name or by her nickname. In the world outside of HB, however, Mrs. Lisa Danis is the latest staffer to tie the knot. The ceremony, attended by close friends and family, was held in...

Donned in duct tape, 1073 returns from River Rage competition

Donned in duct tape, 1073 returns from River Rage competition

Hannah St. George, Copy Editor
November 6, 2013
Filed under News, Showcase

As most people celebrate Halloween with costumes and candy, HB’s FIRST Robotics Team has their own tradition for October’s end. The FORCE Team 1073 spent their day at Goffstown Area High School on Saturday, Oct. 26 for River Rage, an annual Halloween-themed off-season competition. Here, they en...

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