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A blast from the past

A blast from the past

Leila Caplan, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under A & E, May, Showcase

There is nothing like going to the theater, sitting in a comfy seat, eating popcorn, and watching everyone’s favorite actors performing in new movies. The highlight of any student’s day is hearing their favorite influential childhood movies are coming out with sequels. Although some students, such as...

The beat goes on and on- when should bands retire?

The beat goes on and on- when should bands retire?

Nick Shepard, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under May, Opinion, Showcase

The 1960’s and 70’s: two decades when radio waves were dominated by some of the greatest musical artists to ever walk the earth. From the Grateful Dead to Simon and Garfunkel, mega hit makers from that era have played countless tours since their formations, even though touring is a strenuous task. Fo...

Battle beside the batting cage

Battle beside the batting cage

Sofia Barassi, Assistant Sports Editor

May 17, 2018


Filed under May, Opinion, Showcase

Both the softball and baseball teams at Hollis Brookline High School raised money to pay for the batting cage in the gymnasium, which was installed last year, hoping it would benefit their play. However, there has been considerable controversy over the placement of the cage even though it was paid fo...

April Break in the Big Easy

April Break in the Big Easy

Eleanor Quarles, Editor in Chief

May 16, 2018


Filed under A & E, May, Showcase

Over April break, twenty-nine Hollis Brookline band and choir students traveled to New Orleans to experience the music and culture of the city. The trip, which was planned by the music department, centered around the jazz culture of New Orleans, and included many musical events as well as general sight...

All about All States

All about All States

Hannah Riseman, Op-Ed Co-Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under A & E, May

On April 12 to 14, talented student musicians from all across New Hampshire traveled to Concord, NH for the Spring Conference & All-State Music Festival, showcasing their various impressive musical talents in band, orchestra, and choir performances. This year, several Hollis Brookline High Sch...

A beginners guide to freshwater fishing

A beginners guide to freshwater fishing

Ethan Hemenway, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under May, Sports

Spring is here and fishing season started on April 1. Prior to going fishing, make sure you have purchased your fishing license if you’re 16 or older and you know the rules and regulations for fishing. After you get the proper license, if necessary, you then need to assemble your equipment. Your e...

A friendly update on Unified Track

A friendly update on Unified Track

Lindsey Wood, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under May, Showcase, Sports

Now that spring is in full swing, athletes participating in spring sports have been preparing for the rest of their seasons, including the Unified Track team. With new players and coaches, everyone is excited to see what the rest of the season will bring. The unified track team has 10 athletes, 19 p...

Proposing a problem with prom

Proposing a problem with prom

Emmie White, News Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under May, Opinion, Showcase

It’s prom season and, just like every year, this year’s seniors and accompanying underclassmen have purchased and committed to the dresses of their dreams. HB is not the only school preparing for their prom. In fact, preparations have been ongoing for months here. Senior girls have been online and i...

Prince Harry and the ring

Prince Harry and the ring

Rowan Gingras, Op-Ed Co-Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under A & E, May, Showcase

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge recently welcomed their third child, Prince Louis, into the world, but the excitement isn’t over yet for the English royal family. Later this month, Prince Harry will marry American actress Meghan Markle, breaking several traditions on the way. The wedding will...

What’s a Tri-M?

What’s a Tri-M?

Liam Grant, A&E Editor

May 11, 2018


Filed under A & E, May, Showcase

Much like the Illuminati or the Freemasons, Hollis Brookline too has a secret society of its own. Monthly, under the cover of the mid morning haze amongst the students within the building, a group of HB’s finest musicians meet to discuss the betterment of musicianship within the community, from p...

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