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Sophomore Games Night

Sophomore Games Night

Logan Collins, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016


Filed under April, News

  On March 16th, the HBHS Class of 2018 participated in a fundraiser called the “Sophomore Games Night.” The goal of the night was to allow member of the sophomore class to meet fellow  students in a comfortable setting and hopefully create some new friendships.   After paying a five dollar entrance fee, stu...

A new addition to the school

A new addition to the school

Caroline Kroeger, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016


Filed under April, News, Showcase

HBHS Spanish teacher Mrs. Robbins (formerly known as Sheehan) and her husband Joe Robbins welcomed Layla Joy Robbins into the world at 8:53 p.m. on Friday April 15. Baby Robbins is 7 pounds and only 20 inches. Robbins left school early in the morning on Wednesday April 13. her friends, family, and st...

Showing the spirit: tied up in tie-dye

Showing the spirit: tied up in tie-dye

Nicole Poitras, A&E Editor

April 21, 2016


Filed under April, News, Showcase

Yesterday was red, white, and blue, but today HB tasted the rainbow. Tie Dye was the theme for this last day prior to the closing ceremony. Students did not disappoint; the popular pattern was visible throughout the halls as far as the eye could see, whether on shirts, pants - or, on some students, b...

Showing the spirit: born in the USA

Showing the spirit: born in the USA

Nicole Poitras, A&E Editor

April 20, 2016


Filed under April, News

Oh say can you see all of the spirit? Today the halls of Hollis Brookline were painted red, white, and blue for USA Day. Many students went all out, dressing themselves in patriotic hats, suspenders, sunglasses, shorts, and flashing necklaces. Others chose a low-key look, such as Nate Corsetti ‘17, wh...

The all-day, all-night eatery

The all-day, all-night eatery

Cam Chrystal, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016


Filed under A & E, April, Showcase

The Red Arrow Diner... need I say more? Not only can you get fantastic, inexpensive meals in record time, but they are open for service twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. With a retro diner appearance, it caters to any customer, and it is one of the most convenient and delicious eateries around. ...

Showing the spirit: Tropical Tuesday

Showing the spirit: Tropical Tuesday

Nicole Poitras and Stephanie Buchanan

April 19, 2016


Filed under April, News

Although this morning’s weather proved a little soggy and cold, it didn’t dampen HB’s spirit. Students participating in Spirit Week brought in the warmth of the islands with tropical shirts, leis, straw hats, and even one or two ukuleles.   The energy from yesterday’s opening ceremo...

Showing the spirit: Comfy celebration

Showing the spirit: Comfy celebration

Nicole Poitras and Stephanie Buchanan

April 18, 2016


Filed under April, News

The first day of Spirit Week here at HBHS kicked off today with a comfortable start: Pajama Day. Students flocked into school donned in bathrobes and bunny slippers to gain spirit points for their class.   After a slightly confusing schedule, the entirety of HB packed into the gymnasium, wher...

Showing the spirit: The week ahead

Nicole Poitras and Stephanie Buchanan

April 16, 2016


Filed under April, News

As the Penny Wars wrapped up with Friday’s final bell, it’s now just a question of who will earn the ultimate Spirit Week victory.   Find out who won the wars when Spirit Week kicks off this Monday, April 18.   Preparations are already underway[and nearly complete] for the coveted stretch befo...

Showing the spirit: Penny Wars

Showing the spirit: Penny Wars

Stephanie Buchanan and Nicole Poitras

April 15, 2016


Filed under April, News, Showcase

Penny Wars is a unique concept for a great cause. The annual competition for copper is a battle between each grade to see who can collect the most money. The catch is that the only donations that count positively are those in pennies. Each grade gets a bucket during lunch and anyone who is willing to co...

Boys volleyball suffers tough home opener loss

Boys volleyball suffers tough home opener loss

Bella Zampieri, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under April, Showcase, Sports

Tough home opener loss for the Varsity Boys Volleyball team Suffering a 3-2 loss to Pinkerton last Monday, the boys lost the match by scores of 29-31, 25-16, 22-25, 25-21 and 15-8. Battling to a five game match, the boys lacked control in the fifth game. “It’s a game we can build upon and [it]...

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