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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 the top five favorite 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...

The flavorful taste of Buffalo Wild Wings

The flavorful taste of Buffalo Wild Wings

Kyle Simpson, Staff Writer

June 13, 2018


Filed under June, Opinion, Showcase

Buffalo Wilds Wings has grown to be one of the most popular wing chains throughout America. Known for its sports theme, the restaurant draws large crowds on game days for its famous wings and its rowdy environment. The wings at B-Dubs are famous, and for a good reason. The store offers 21 sauce options,...

The educational value of Kahoot!

The educational value of Kahoot!

Max Porter, Staff Writer

June 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion

You walk into class, ready to learn. You sit down in your chair and prepare yourself for a lecture of sorts, like every other day. But today is different. The teacher has the projector on and plastered across the whiteboard is the word “Kahoot!” instantly letting you know that this is going to be...

AP World History- the ultimate review

Rowan Gingras and Hannah Riseman

June 13, 2018


Filed under June, Opinion, Showcase

  On May 17, sophomore AP World History students were treated to miscellaneous fruits and juices before their end-of-year exam. A grueling four hours later, most of those exhausted students left the building, bemoaning their bruised brains and sore hands. Since the College Board has since relea...

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...

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...

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