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Kyra Belden secures her 1000th assist

Kyra Belden secures her 1000th assist

Sofia Barassi, Sports Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under Athlete Spotlight, Editorial, Features, October, Showcase, Sports

Kyra Belden ‘19, one of the Girls Varsity Volleyball captains, secured her 1000th assist of her HB career while playing Manchester Memorial on September 28. Belden began racking up assists her freshman year when she made the varsity squad in 2015 as the team’s setter. Making First-Team Allstate her ...

On monsters…

On monsters…

Jackson Hinkle, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Columns, October, Opinion, Politics

It’s often that people speak kindly of when Christopher Columbus sailed to a place he thought was Japan. Of course, he did not arrive in Asia, but an entirely different continent that we now know as America. An awful lot has happened since that year; two Haitian empires have come and gone, two Chinese...

How the Seniors stand in their ongoing college search

How the Seniors stand in their ongoing college search

Avery Desruisseau, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under October, Opinion, Showcase

As senior year starts, the feeling of being the “top dog” in high school is finally starting to set in. Then it hits: college; the big decision looming over every senior’s  head. The question on everyone's mind: are we on track with their search for the perfect school, and where can we find h...

Columbus Day, the best of America

Columbus Day, the best of America

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

October 7, 2018


Filed under Columns, October, Opinion, Politics, Showcase, Uncategorized

Disclosure: this article is written for satirical purposes only, the ideas herein do not reflect those of the author or the CavChron.   The second Monday in October approaches, and with it, perhaps the proudest celebration of American culture possible. This day of revelry epitomizes what it mean...

Before you hit share

Before you hit share

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Columns, October, Opinion, Raise Your Voice, HB, Showcase

Today, thanks to the increase in access to a continuous stream of digital updates, false information can be widely shared with a ripple-like effect. All it takes is one click to send falsified news or events into the void of the internet, potentially sparking mass confusion and chaos. In order to become t...

I’m a Democrat…and I agree with Ben Carson

I’m a Democrat…and I agree with Ben Carson

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under Columns, October, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

In this era of extreme political polarization, it is important to be able to recognize when an opponent introduces a motion that deserves bipartisan support. Last month, Ben Carson made an appeal to American cities and towns to reduce neighborhood zoning regulations (rules that restrict what types...

Top 5 places for foliage viewing this fall

Top 5 places for foliage viewing this fall

Harry Bates, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion, September, Showcase

With fall arriving, comes the aweing change of pigment in the forests around town. From a favorite birch tree in your backyard, to the maple trees along the drive to school, autumn is here and the scenery is changing yet again. In this article, you will find my personal list of  the incredible places...

Snap, crackle pop

Snap, crackle pop

Sofia Barassi, Sports Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Sports

One wrong step, one wrong pivot, one wrong jolt, and your athletic career can be jeopardized forever. When you tear your anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), just as I did, many things in your life stop instantly. You have to adjust to an entirely new lifestyle of not walking, not doing what you love, and...

Vote early and local

Vote early and local

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion, September, Showcase

In recent years, buying local produce, artisan goods, and other wares has become extremely popular. Slogans such as “eat local” and “buy local” can be seen on t-shirts, bumper stickers, and tote bags. Despite all this focus on supporting local communities, political emphasis remains national. It...

Starting off school on the wrong foot

Starting off school on the wrong foot

Rowan Gingras, Staff Writer

September 4, 2018


Filed under Opinion, September, Showcase

It’s time for school to begin again, bringing with it all the highs and lows of meeting new teachers, buying school supplies, and the first homework assignments of the year. It’s fair to say that most students have a sense of optimism as they start each school year, confident that this year will...

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