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What is recyclable?

What is recyclable?

Allie Campbell, Staff Writer

January 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Recycling bins in every classroom and hallway, morning announcements, articles in the CavChron, and posters… all of these are important parts of the Green Group’s effort to establish a recycling program at Hollis Brookline High School; however in the end, it won’t necessarily make a difference -...

Does extra motivation or controversy produce success?

Does extra motivation or controversy produce success?

Will Kingsley, Staff Writer

January 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

For the several months following the Patriots Super Bowl victory in Arizona, all that people in New England talked about was Deflategate. Was Tom Brady innocent? Did he tamper with the footballs? 8 months later, the only thing people talk about is how good Tom Brady has been. Ever since the infamo...

Thanksgiving is better than Christmas and here’s why

Thanksgiving is better than Christmas and here’s why

Nate Corsetti, Staff Writer

December 22, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

  As the calendar page turns to December, one thing fills almost everyone’s minds; Christmas is coming! It’s an exciting, busy, and sometimes stressful time. Every year, people all over the world look forward to celebrating. A break from work and school, time with family and friends, and ex...

Consoles, is there a point?

Consoles, is there a point?

Tristan Machon, Staff Writer

December 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Before we begin, will the console gamers please put down the pitchforks! The two consoles of this generation came out two years ago and now there has been some time to see what they can do. The question now arises, are they worth it? If not, what's holding them back?   This question runs pretty far into the histo...

Oscar-less Leonardo

Oscar-less Leonardo

Wyatt Farwell, Staff Writer

December 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the most prolific actors in Hollywood today, but where is his Oscar? This December, there will be another movie released with DiCaprio in a lead role. This movie is titled “The Revenant.” It is based off the true story of the American frontiersman, Hugh Glass, who survi...

Reusable lunch containers

Reusable lunch containers

Allie Campbell, Staff Writer

December 18, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

A plastic baggie for your sandwich, a granola bar wrapper, a yogurt container, and a drink bottle. Every day. Five days a week. Forty-three weeks in a school year. Those numbers don’t include weekends and they don’t include summer vacation. That’s a heck of a lot of garbage.   And i...

What you get off the field

What you get off the field

Stephanie Buchanan, Staff Writer

December 13, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

High school sports are everything in the world to some students, while others may not turn a head for them. The participation for sports at HB is high; if you ask any student, most of them will report that they play at least one sport. Niche, a company that rates the top twenty five schools in New Hamp...

Is college too expensive?

Is college too expensive?

Garrett Klausner, Staff Writer

December 10, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

If you really want to make a name for yourself in life, college will definitely help you in achieving success; but for many smart students in high school, achieving success is difficult with the high cost of college tuition. The poor really do suffer when it comes to getting a college degree. A student cou...

Sleeping with eyes open?

Sleeping with eyes open?

Maddy Blake, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Students here at Hollis Brookline and all around the country may not always be receiving the right amount of sleep each night. With the busy schedules that most students have, lack of sleep could be a huge impact on students performances in class, on the court, or outside of school. According to Nat...

Gaming Stereotypes

Gaming Stereotypes

Tristan Machon, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

I would think you all know what a gamer is, or what the stereotypical gamer is. The kind of description you would only ever find on Urban Dictionary; overweight with poor personal hygiene living in their mother's basement with no contact to the outside world. But just like with all stereotypes, most...

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