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Dog of the week 🐕 1-6

Dog of the week 🐕 1-6

January 11, 2019


Filed under Dog of the Week, January, Showcase

Presenting Oakley, this week's Dog of the Week (submitted by Joshua Ide, Class of 2020)

HB the People

HB the People

Nora Miller, A&E Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under January, News, Showcase

On Dec. 7, students in Hollis Brookline High School’s AP U.S. Government class traveled to Concord, NH to compete in the district We The People hearing. HBHS students were joined by three other high schools at the NH Legislative Building to be tested on their knowledge of the US Constitution and Gove...

Hollis’ surprising amount of pizzerias

Hollis’ surprising amount of pizzerias

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

January 8, 2019


Filed under January, Opinion, Showcase

Hollis’ small population of 7,800 supports the local businesses of the well known Monument Sq. Market, the homely Hollis House of Pizza, and the relatively unknown Pizzeria Zacharia. Pizza has long been a staple food for Friday hangouts, elementary school pizza parties and birthdays. Cheap and easy t...

Does this weather predictor put weathermen everywhere to shame?

Does this weather predictor put weathermen everywhere to shame?

Avery Desruisseau, Staff Writer

January 8, 2019


Filed under January, Opinion, Showcase

As seasoned New Englanders, most of us know to hunker down and suffer through the bitter cold winds and heavy snow falls winter loves to bring us. We look at weather apps on our phones, watch the news and everything in between to try and find out what mother nature has in store for us. Could the answ...

HBHS FACS holds its 14th annual gingerbread house contest

HBHS FACS holds its 14th annual gingerbread house contest

Sydney Speir, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019


Filed under A & E, January, Showcase

During the week prior to Christmas break, a pop of color emerged atop the library bookshelves in a unique form: gingerbread houses. These sugary treats were a festive addition to the library as well as a friendly competition for their creators. Assembled by Foods and Nutrition I and II students, the...

Dog of the week 🐕 12-30

Dog of the week 🐕 12-30

January 4, 2019


Filed under Dog of the Week, January, Showcase

Introducing.... The Great Gatsby!   Submitted by Heather Hamilton

Acceptance and the Holiday Season

Acceptance and the Holiday Season

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

December 24, 2018


Filed under Columns, December, Raise Your Voice, HB, Showcase

Forward: I’d like to take a moment to express my gratitude to the Hollis Brookline High School GSA for their overwhelming support for this article. This article isn’t about my opinion- it’s intended as a showcase of LGBTQ+ voices on their experiences with acceptance. To everyone who may not feel ac...

Sweater weather: Teacher edition

Sweater weather: Teacher edition

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

December 22, 2018


Filed under December, News, Showcase

Yesterday, December  21, 2018, staff members across every department joined forces in the ultimate holiday sweater take-over. In order to incorporate the student body, the staff decided to turn it into a twinning scavenger hunt. Throughout the day, students had to find the teacher pairs with mat...

The art of poetry and oratory: Poetry Out Loud 2018

The art of poetry and oratory: Poetry Out Loud 2018

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under December, News, Showcase

On Dec. 18, Hollis Brookline High School held its annual Poetry Out Loud competition, a national poetry recitation contest, complete with ten contestants from across all four grades. The well attended event filled the auditorium with a sea of applause for the entirety of fifth period, celebrating th...

A Christmas dilemma

A Christmas dilemma

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under December, Opinion, Showcase

It’s Christmas morning, the family rushes to the Christmas tree, staring at the mountain of parsels. First, you open a strange craft kit, then a shirt two sizes too large, then, finally, a heavier package, a bit lumpy — raisins. Feeling a bit discouraged, you begin to open a card — no one can mess...

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