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Competing in the Zika zone

A mosquito transmitting the Zika virus

Bella Zampieri, Staff Writer

March 14, 2016

Is it worth risking your baby’s quality of life for the opportunity to compete in the Olympics? That’s the question many athletes are choosing to take by traveling to Rio, Brazil this coming August for the Summer Olympic Games. According to World Health Organization, the Zika virus is a World Health...

Carrie comes back, this time ‘The Voice’ was ready

Carrie waiting anxiously backstage for her turn to 'wow' the judges in hopes of one of them to turn their chair around.

Andrew Carr, Staff Writer

March 11, 2016

From former small town singer to international superstar, Caroline Burns ‘18 of Hollis, NH finally proved that she’s ready for the big screen on season 10 of The Voice.   After a bittersweet effort in Los Angeles to make it on last season’s blind auditions, Burns came back this year having grown a...

Swim Team Spotlight

Swimmers getting ready for a race

Garrett Klausner, Staff Writer

March 10, 2016

The swim team is often overlooked at Hollis Brookline High School. With all of the wrestling meets and basketball games that go on during the week, it can be easy to forget that HB has a swim team. This year, the program had both a girls and a boys team. The team had a big turnout with a total of...

Sign up, save a life

Red Cross volunteers assist victims of New Orleans' hurricane Katrina in 2005.

Teresa Randlett, Editor-in-Chief

March 9, 2016

The Red Cross Club will be holding their second semi-annual HBHS Blood Drive next Thursday, March 10. As always, the American Red Cross is in extreme need for any donations of blood that the public can provide. One donation of blood can make a big difference in the lives of others and as a community...

Brady signs extension

Brady's extension guarantees him a stay in a Patriots jersey through 2019.

Liam Flaherty, Staff Writer

March 4, 2016

To the joy of New Englanders and Patriots fans all over the country, Tom Brady has agreed to a new contract extension which will keep him in a Patriots jersey through 2019. Even though the final details have yet to be released, the deal secures Brady a spot on the team into his early forties and...

Shamrockin’ it out

Shamrockin' it out

Niki Maragos, Editor of Features

March 4, 2016

America’s favorite “smooth and creamy mint flavored shake topped with whipped cream and a cherry” is back. “But only for a limited time” according to McDonald’s. Their seasonal Shamrock Shake drives the nation crazy every year in the month of March, to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. This...

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