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The 24 hour success

The 24 hour success

Lauren Hunt, Staff Writer

January 15, 2020

The final HB 24 hour play festival of the school year happened on January 4. With three shows total rounding out to about fifteen minutes each, those who participated this year are proud of the exceptional turn out. In case you’re new to the whole idea: the 24-Hour Play Festival involves a group of s...

The first #1 album of the decade

The first #1 album of the decade

Abi Blasi, Sports Editor

January 14, 2020

On Dec. 13, Harry Styles released his sophomore album Fine Line. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard Top 200 and has stayed there for two weeks, making it the first number one album of the decade. According to Rolling Stone, “Fine Line earned nearly 93,000 album-equivalent units, including more...

TikTok takeover

TikTok takeover

TJ McKenna, Assistant Sports Editor

January 7, 2020

It all started as a joke. This new TikTok app seemed so stupid that everyone needed to download it to have a taste of what it was all about. Unfortunately, though, once the download occurs, there’s no going back. The addiction starts by watching a couple TikToks on the renowned "For You" page, which ...

The Musicians of Guitar Night

The Musicians of Guitar Night

Adam Razzaboni, Staff Writer

January 7, 2020

On Dec. 13, Hollis Brookline held its much anticipated 90’s themed Guitar Night. The three hour event was a sight to see as students and staff from across all grades came to perform some of the 90’s most coveted songs.  One participant, Sean Tisa ‘21, played five songs during the night on hi...

Must watch holiday movies

Must watch holiday movies

Tatiana Madsen, Co-A&E Editor

December 20, 2019

When the snow starts to fall and parents start putting-up their Christmas trees, lighting their Menorahs and Kinaras and preparing themselves for the holiday season, the family is often seen sitting around the television to watch their favorite holiday movie. Here is a list of three must watch holiday...

Must-watch scary movies

Must-watch scary movies

Lauren Hunt, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

What’s your favorite part of “the spooky season”? Could it be the planning of your costume for Halloween? Or perhaps you like the thought of all the candy that will be on sale after the month is over? Or, maybe you’re just really excited that it’s an appropriate time to have a scary movie mara...

Costume production for Radium Girls

Costume production for Radium Girls

Megan Strecker, Web Editor

October 31, 2019

With Radium Girls coming to Hollis-Brookline High School in a little over a month, preparation is amping up to make the play an absolute showstopper. Audra Saunders, one of the Visual & Performing Arts teachers, has started the costume production process. From planning to fitting to tailoring, S...

SNL: 45 years of comedy

SNL: 45 years of comedy

Emma Stoll, Features Editor

October 30, 2019

N.B.C.’s popular sketch comedy show, Saturday Night Live, had its 45th season premiere on Sept. 28. Hosted by the brilliantly hilarious Woody Harrelson and featuring the unique vocals and signature aesthetic of musical guest Billie Eilish, the bar was set high for the rest of the season. One of t...

Radium Girls: Behind the Scenes

Radium Girls: Behind the Scenes

Tatiana Madsen, Co A&E Editor

October 9, 2019

Students and staff alike enjoy the performances that the Hollis Brookline High School theatre department puts on, but do they know  how much work goes into every single production?  Matthew Barbosa, the director/producer of the theatre department at the high school, works throughout the entire yea...

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile: the story of Ted Bundy

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile: the story of Ted Bundy

Katelyn Sova, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

It’s hard to imagine a serial killer as anything other than someone who is obviously insane. Consequently, in Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, Ted Bundy is portrayed as exactly that. He uses his charming personality and perceived good looks to lure in his victims, thereafter murdering the...

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