The CavChron

HB the Change gives back

Pictured are a few members of HB the Change, Tess Crooks, Johanna Golden, and Lorenzo Occhialini, helping out in the community. HB is giving donations to the less fortunate in the homeless stage. “I think that all of us made an impact on at least one person’s lives,” said Maddie Norris ‘19.

Kaleigh Whalen, Staff Writer

February 21, 2019

HB the Change, a club that holds many charity events and gives back to the community, recently took part in an event of going to the Families in Transition shelter to help provide comfort to the newly joined families. The residents of the shelter are families who are currently transitioning into t...

Swope and Torg save America

Pictured here is Swope and Torgerson standing side by side. The two will be together until after their first Battlestation. Both of them “had it [the military] in the back of their minds” according to Torgerson, ‘19.

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

February 14, 2019

Only about 0.5% of Americans go into the military services, but two of HB’s own, Jacob Torgerson ‘19 and Kyle Swope ‘19, have enlisted into the army to serve in the United States Infantry. The two, who have undergone intensive screening and fluid sampling, are considered official members of the army. ...

Interior Design students decorate HBHS classrooms

The mural is projected to be finished soon, as Willette is still adding finishing details to it during her free time in Cav Block. “The project matches the task that's in the room. We want it to be interactive, so when Stacey did this project she asked Salamone what would be good for her to have,” said Hancock.

Sydney Speir, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

Close your eyes and imagine a classic schoolroom. What comes to mind? Perhaps you see white brick walls and white tile floors; as far as decor, there might be some scattered posters with class expectations or maybe even a bulletin board displaying student projects. This sterile atmosphere is a reality...

Buckley’s: Hollis’ brand new bakery

The new Buckley’s Bakery and Cafe location at 9 Market Place, Hollis, NH. It has a wide selection of drinks, bakery items, and meals to take out or eat in. “It’s nice to have it in our town rather than having to drive 30 minutes to get [to the Merrimack location],” said Mary Martin ‘20. “I think they have more seating and more options in terms of food and beverages.”

Nora Miller, A&E Editor

January 28, 2019

On Dec. 15, Buckley’s Bakery and Cafe opened in Hollis. This new cafe has brought the hot coffees and fresh baked goods, sandwiches and salads from the original Merrimack location right to the center of Hollis. After a month of business, Buckley’s has found its niche in the Hollis community as both...

Working on more than homework

Pictured here is  Sinclair during a shift at the Dunkin Donuts in Brookline, NH. Sinclair finds that having a job isn’t as bad as he thought it would be. “I have a relatively low stress job which makes it a ton easier,” said Sinclair.

Ian Babcock

January 25, 2019

After the bell rings at HBHS, students find their own activities to do after school. From starting their homework, to going to club events or playing sports, students seem to be very busy after school. A slowly growing new activity for many juniors and seniors is making money with their new jobs, but ...

Three months down, six to go

Seniors Mia Fokas ‘19 and Mia Pickard ‘19 take a nap during Cav Block. For seniors, Cav Block is the perfect time to relax, eat, or finish a procrastinated assignment. “If you wait last minute [to finish homework], Cav Block is amazing,” Pickard states.

Sydney Speir, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018

As the school year sets into full swing, the workload for students follows accordingly. For many, it seems as though teachers are assigning as many projects and tests as they can before the holiday season begins. Meanwhile, procrastination and lack of effort, commonly referred to as senioritis, skyr...

Treb Day shoots by

Anastasia Zawadowskiy '20, part of the

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

November 7, 2018

Friday, Oct. 26, marked the launch day for the trebuchets built by all three physics classes offered at Hollis Brookline High School: physics: conceptual, physics: problems and principles (P&P) and AP physics. Trebuchet Day, often called Treb Day, is an all-day event that segways into the HBHS Hall...

New England’s best ski mountains

This is Connor Farwell skiing down a mountain in the winter. Farwell Is competing in a ski race at Sunapee Mountain . “If you aren’t crashing, you're not skiing” said Farwell.

Nathan Eisenhauer, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

As fall slowly passes, it is time to start thinking about winter fun. Hollis and Brookline are perfectly located right in the heart of some amazing ski locations. New England is a great place to ski, but what truly makes a great mountain? There are lots of different qualities skiers look for in a good ...

Invasion of the leaf peepers

Above is a common sight for anyone who has driven in Brookline or Hollis. Every fall, the quiet streets fill with fallen leaves. The beautiful colored trees creating a comforting canopy overhead.

Avery Desruisseau, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

Driving down the winding roads of Hollis and Brookline during the fall season is always a sight to behold. While cruising on a crisp autumn afternoon, us New Hampshire natives have learned the art of appreciating the beautiful leaves of red, orange and yellow, all while still maintaining an appropriat...

New school counseling department

Mrs. Risdal sits at her desk as she works on college apps.  This department can help with all issues including social, emotional, and academic.  “This school counseling department is very dedicated to helping kids navigate through high school,” said Theressa Risdal.

Ian Babcock, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

On the first floor of Hollis Brookline High School, you will find a wing with five new faculty members, along with three returning faculty members, who are ready to help students in any way they can. Newly redesigned by the district, this group, made up of dedicated school advisers, is Hollis Brookline ...

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