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Professional Development Days

The Unified Arts group working together

Nicole Poitras, Curtis Newton, and Maggie O'Hara

March 24, 2016

Every student looks forward to Professional Development Days, more commonly known as Teacher Workshop, where they get the day off. On these days, teachers meet at the school at 7:00 A.M. and work in meetings to discuss curriculum and other school-related matters. But what do teachers actually do on these...

The Walking Dead hits the screen

Donny Hoffpauir meets Walking Dead castmembers.

Donny Hoffpauir, Staff Writer

March 23, 2016

The season six finale of the smash-hit television series The Walking Dead premieres on April 3, 2016 on AMC. The show is an adaptation of the popular comics and was developed by horror director Frank Darabont, who directed The Mist. This show is about a deadly zombie outbreak occurring and a small gr...

Playoffs near for Bruins

The Bruins congratulate one another following a 4-1 win in Montreal against the Habs.

Liam Flaherty, Sports Writer

March 22, 2016

Nine games remain on the 2015-2016 season for the Boston Bruins, who currently sit at second in the Atlantic Division and 3rd in the Eastern Conference for points. With a tough schedule as of late, the team has been put through a gauntlet of difficult matchups which have shown the team’s ability...

A home away from home

The four foreign exchange students who are attending HB for the 2015-16 school year.

Natalie Lewis, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

This year, Hollis Brookline High School is hosting four foreign exchange students, each traveling from different locations around the globe. Four girls are embarking on the brave experience of spending a year away from home. Britt Stegeman ‘16 is a returning visitor from the Netherlands. So far, sh...

AWOLNATION – “Run” Review

AWOLNATION's Album Cover for

William Lindamood, Contributor

March 18, 2016

While most people only know this band courtesy of their sleeper hit "Sail," many would be shocked to discover that AWOLNATION has more than just one song! While their 2011 debut album, "Megalithic Symphony," is packed with all the classics, their 2015 sophomore release, simply titled "Run", seems to h...

Together, we are unified

Members of the unified team gather around coach Milton Robinsion prior to a home game earlier this season.

Cam Chrystal, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

Unified sports are a new idea here at HBHS. For those who don’t know, a unified sport is a sport that combines unified athletes with mentors to assist them. Along with other varsity sports, it combines both athletics and comradery. The team suffered a heartbreaking loss on Monday to Berlin after knockin...

Yes, we have a bowling team

The bowling squad's season ended with four members qualifying for the individual state meet.

Nate Corsetti, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

A few weeks ago, one of Hollis Brookline’s winter sports teams finished up their season. No, it wasn’t basketball or wrestling; it was bowling. Yes, we have a bowling team. As one of the more unusual high school sports, bowling doesn’t draw too much attention from the student body. The focus of th...

HB suffers heartbreaking loss, season ends

The Cavs season came to an end Friday night with their 30-29 loss to West.

Nate Corsetti, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

The Hollis Brookline boys basketball team’s season ended last Saturday night, as a result of their playoff loss to Manchester West. The loss was suffered at Manchester West High School with a final score of 43-42. The loss was a tough one to swallow for the Cavaliers. Trailing 23-18 at the half,...

Leo’s Oscar

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Katie Machon, Staff Writer

March 17, 2016

Though Leonardo DiCaprio is regarded as one of the world’s most esteemed actors, he had never received the film industry’s most coveted award -- the Oscar -- until now. The 88th Academy Awards aired on February 28, 2016. This was Dicaprio’s year. Dicaprio was nominated for Best Actor for his performa...

Freshmen Cavblocks: silence required

Reagan Barry '19

Sam Bell, Staff Writer

March 17, 2016

On September 8, 2015 the new and returning students flocking into HBHS were surprised to discover the updated version of freshman Cavblock. The administration came to the conclusion that all freshman Cavblocks would be silent during the upcoming school years. This decision wasn’t made lightly, as it wa...

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