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Shooting hoops and taking games

Shooting hoops and taking games

Tyler O'Brien, Staff Writer

December 15, 2015


Filed under December, Featured Sports Story Carousel, Features, Showcase, Sports

The season is almost here and the players have never been more ready. The Hollis Brookline Unified Basketball Team is more excited than ever for this new season. “We will face some challenging teams this season,” says Head Coach Milton Robinson   The team will be faced with Division One...

Why are lunch prices rising?

Why are lunch prices rising?

Ben Lombardi, Staff Writer

December 13, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

Why are school lunch prices rising? Only about a dollar is spent on an average school lunch by the school system. So where is the rest of the money going? According to the organization School Food 101, “around 45% of the cost for school lunch goes to labor”; which includes administrative labor. ...

Lend a helping hand this holiday season

Lend a helping hand this holiday season

Shannon Fitzpatrick, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015


Filed under December, Features, Showcase

With the holiday season upon us, we often get caught up in the stress of what presents to buy for our friends and family members. However, we tend to forget about those who are less fortunate. Some people simply wish to have a hot meal during the bone chilling winter days. Children may attend a school wh...

Your path after high school

Your path after high school

Stephanie Buchanan, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015


Filed under December, Features, Showcase

It’s the most stressful part of the year for seniors, between applying to colleges, balancing sports and participating in any clubs and activities that continue throughout the school year. After high school, there are so many opportunities: getting a job, entering the armed forces, or furthering you...

Planet Fitness: push-ups & other perks

Planet Fitness: push-ups & other perks

Niki Maragos, Editor of Features

December 9, 2015


Filed under December, Features, Showcase

Ever wonder if there is a place out there that allows you to get in shape, keeps you looking fresh, clean, tan, and even makes sure your hunger is satisfied while you do it? It exists. In fact, they’re everywhere. Planet Fitness gyms are popping up all over the place and people can’t get enough o...

Tiny Houses

Tiny Houses

Maddy Blake and Gabe Clark

November 18, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

Is going tiny the next big thing? Building tiny houses is becoming more and more popular in America today. A tiny house is a house that must be under 400 square feet and can come in many shapes and sizes. Tiny houses are built to make lives simpler for those who want to save money, be environmentally-...

Got Wheels? Go Here.

Got Wheels? Go Here.

Teresa Randlett, Shannon Fitzpatrick, and Ben Lombardi

November 18, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

The Souhegan Valley area has an abundance of options no matter what you want to do, where you want to go, or what you want to eat. The problem with all these options is how to choose which one is the best. No one wants to get their tastebuds up for pizza and be disappointed with a plastic cheese and mush ...

What does a promise mean to graduating seniors?

What does a promise mean to graduating seniors?

Bret Belden, Staff Writer

November 3, 2015


Filed under Features, November, Showcase

In the passing years, select members of student council are chosen by the senior class to determine the gift that the class should provide for the school. Prior to their departure, the seniors are expected to announce and follow through with their promises by underclassmen and faculty alike. However,...

Melim’s Monster Veggies

Melim’s Monster Veggies

Ava Occhialini, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

[aesop_image imgwidth="337px" img="https://cavchronline.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/IN-ARTICLE-IMAGE-MELIM.jpg" align="right" lightbox="off" caption="Courtesy photo taken by Joe Melim" captionposition="left"] Ann Melim, and English teacher at HB, grows more than just her student’s essay writing s...

Costly college

Costly college

Tyler O'Brien, Contributor

October 20, 2015


Filed under Features, Showcase

It’s autumn and the question people are asking seniors is, “where are you going to college?” Before seniors answer that, they should see if college is worth the money they’re spending.   At Hollis Brookline High School, students are scrambling to apply to college. Most students are...

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