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The $10,000 hit

The $10,000 hit

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

November 19, 2018


Filed under November, Opinion, Showcase

Milan Lucic, assistant captain for the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers, has been fined $10,000 and was given a 10 minute game misconduct penalty, which means he spent 10 minutes in the penalty box for just that, a body check on Tampa Bay Lightning player, Mathieu Joseph during the third  period of their gam...

The fate of Homecoming

The fate of Homecoming

Sydney Speir, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018


Filed under November, Opinion, Showcase

The beginning of a new school year is so much more than just a bitter end to summer. It brings new classes, new friends, and at most schools, a highly anticipated (and well-funded) homecoming dance. Hollis Brookline High School, however, is a glaring exception. In fact, the traditional homecoming danc...

Halt the attacks on news outlets

Halt the attacks on news outlets

Hannah Riseman, Features Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Columns, Editorial, November, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

All of us student journalists at the Cavalier Chronicle would like to take a moment to offer our sincerest condolences regarding  the death of Jamal Khashoggi. We, as a community, were deeply saddened to hear of his death and the blatant disregard for free press and free speech that it unearthed. It’...

Thank you, Local Veterans

Thank you, Local Veterans

Emmie White and Mark Labak

November 14, 2018


Filed under News, November, Showcase

Every year at Hollis-Brookline, the Homefront Club welcomes veterans from around the community to honor them at a school-wide assembly. The veterans and active duty military are recognized for their service and honored at a school-wide assembly and luncheon, courtesy of the Homefront Club. The Home...

There is no such thing as a blue state

There is no such thing as a blue state

Noah Penasack, Op-Ed Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under Columns, November, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Political media likes to describe states as “red” or “blue,” but the reality is that most are some shade of purple. Most states are made up of diverse political opinion, regardless of its color on election maps. Every four years, the analysis of the electoral map is much the same. Commen...

Extended Learning Opportunity comes to HBHS

Extended Learning Opportunity comes to HBHS

Katelyn Sova, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under November, Opinion, Showcase

For some students, figuring out what they want to do as a career can be challenging. Introduced to HB last year, the Extended Learning Opportunity program (ELO) is a helpful tool for students who may be interested in a career, but are not sure if they would like to pursue it. An ELO takes place outside...

Ready to Row?

Ready to Row?

Nora Miller, A&E Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under November, Showcase, Sports

On Oct. 28, the Hollis Brookline High School Crew team competed at the Head of the Fish Regatta in Saratoga Springs, NY. Students rowed against teams from all across North America in races with as many as 85 boats participating. HB traveled to Saratoga Springs the night before, sleeping over at a hote...

Upcoming auditions for the All State Music Festival

Upcoming auditions for the All State Music Festival

Avery Desruisseau, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under A & E, November, Showcase

Auditions for the much anticipated All State Music Festival, attended by the best of Hollis Brookline vocalists every year, are coming up this month. The festival consists of a concert later in the year, where anyone can purchase a ticket and watch the talented singers do their thing! Matthew Bar...

Poetry Out Loud: recitations and up-and-comers

Poetry Out Loud: recitations and up-and-comers

Jackson Hinkle, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


Filed under A & E, November, Showcase

Some might think that poetry recitation is old-fashioned, but in Hollis Brookline High School’s English classes, the practice is being continued and rejuvenated. On Dec. 18, students will compete in HBHS’s Poetry Out Loud competition, reciting a poem of their choice in front of a panel of judges. ...

Treb Day shoots by

Treb Day shoots by

Alec MacEachen, News Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Features, November, Showcase

Friday, Oct. 26, marked the launch day for the trebuchets built by all three physics classes offered at Hollis Brookline High School: physics: conceptual, physics: problems and principles (P&P) and AP physics. Trebuchet Day, often called Treb Day, is an all-day event that segways into the HBHS Hall...

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