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Best way to wake up

Best way to wake up

Ian Babcock, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under April, Opinion, Showcase

Getting up in the early morning with bags under your eyes and a long day ahead is hard for almost everyone. For some, a cup of coffee gets them out the door awake and ready to complete their day. But what about the people who don’t like coffee? What strategies do they take advantage of to wake them...

The impact of straws

The impact of straws

Kaleigh Whalen, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under April, Opinion, Showcase

Recently, there has been a popular movement toward banning the use of plastic straws. Some restaurants have even taken the initiative of not providing straws to customers when they purchase a beverage. Companies such as Starbucks and American Airlines have attempted to reduce the number of straws use...

Discover credit in high school

Discover credit in high school

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under April, Features, Showcase

Financial life in the United States is built off the backs of credit reports and scores. Every American aims to have a good credit score and credit cards are the easiest way to do this; the earlier a credit score is started the better. Hence, the growing demand for a new type of “student card,” spe...

Dog of the Week 🐱 3-31

Dog of the Week 🐱 3-31

April 5, 2019


Filed under April, Dog of the Week, Showcase

Introducing Fluffy, cat of the week, and birthday girl!!!!   Submitted by Mary Martin '20

Mamma Mia hits the stage

Mamma Mia hits the stage

Nora Miller, A&E Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under A & E, April, Showcase

On March 22, 23, 29 and 30, Hollis Brookline High School’s highly anticipated rendition of “Mamma Mia” was finally performed. With a large audience turn-out and record amounts of student involvement, the musical was a success. In terms of ticket sales, “Mamma Mia” was one of the most su...

The art of equestrianism

The art of equestrianism

Hannah Riseman, Op-Ed Co-Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under April, Opinion, Showcase

At times when the integrity of sports is brought to the table, there is always someone that claims horseback riding, a broad term which encompasses easily 50 different disciplines, is not a true sport. Horseback riding is indeed a sport, and one of the most dangerous in the Olympics at that. F...

Girls and Boys Lax Preseason

Girls and Boys Lax Preseason

JP Blasi, Assistant Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under April, Showcase, Sports

Despite the loss of senior players, the Hollis Brookline Boys Lacrosse team is still looking to maintain excellence this season. In Coach Rich MacDonough's second year, he is looking to create a long lasting culture of success that allows his team to thrive in their playing style regardless of personnel c...

Aquaponics? I hardly know her.

Aquaponics? I hardly know her.

Max Porter, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under April, Features, Showcase

As many people know, HBHS offers a unique program, Senior Quest, and one particular student is taking advantage of this opportunity to create an aquaponics garden at Hollis Brookline  Middle School. A lot has happened since the last time we checked in on Jack Aldana-Proulx. How hard can creating an aquapo...

Track and Field’s new coaches

Track and Field’s new coaches

Rowan Gingras, Op-Ed Co-Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under April, Showcase, Sports

The spring sports season at Hollis-Brookline High School has begun, and students are preparing for their next games and meets. One team is track and field, which, despite being a popular student option, had a huge problem earlier this year: there were no coaches. Track and field is a multi-faceted sport, co...

Christine Heaton and her Outstanding Library Program of the Year

Christine Heaton and her Outstanding Library Program of the Year

Emmie White, News Editor

April 18, 2018


Filed under April, News, Showcase

Hollis Brookline High School’s very own Christine Heaton, librarian, has been awarded the 2018 NHSLMA Outstanding Library Program award for the fantastic library she has imagined, developed, and fostered over the last five years. On March 28, Heaton was sent a letter by the NHSLMA (New Hampshire School...

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