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The Ins and Outs of College Apps

The Ins and Outs of College Apps

Emma Stoll, Features Editor

December 6, 2019

College application season has begun! Early action and early decision portals have opened, and many seniors here at Hollis Brookline High School are busy getting their applications ready to go. It’s a stressful time of the year for everyone involved- but is the stress really worth it? And how does o...

The Art of Art

The Art of Art

Lauren Hunt, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

Art class, to many students, feels like the one time of day where students can get away from school and let their creativity run wild through their art.  Art is great because there’s little instances where students feel the need to buckle down and cram for tests or crank out projects and homew...

How Does Homework Affect a High School Student’s Sleep Schedule?

How Does Homework Affect a High School Student’s Sleep Schedule?

Elise Dinbergs, Co-A&E Editor

November 26, 2019

The average high school student struggles to find time in the day to balance their homework and extracurricular activities, which can often have a negative impact on them. For those attempting to find time to fit in all their homework and activities, sleeping may seem like an option instead of a nee...

Football Champions

Football Champions

Amanda Brown, Op-Ed Editor

November 24, 2019

After a grueling game against three-time champion Plymouth Regional High School, Hollis Brookline put up a vicious fight. Even with the rain pelting down, there was no stopping the HB football team, nor the Hollis Brookline fans.  With Plymouth scoring a touchdown within the first five minutes of the game...

What’s the deal with Black Friday?

What’s the deal with Black Friday?

Megan Strecker, Web Editor

November 21, 2019

One of the most chaotic days of the retail calendar and an anticipated “holiday” for large corporations, Black Friday, is impending. This money-maker holiday is well established in American culture, but contradictory to its unfathomable markdowns, Black Friday is infamous for its shortcomings. Its na...

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle?

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle?

Abi Blasi, Sports Editor

November 20, 2019

The environment is a prominent topic in the news these days, and anything that we can do, big or small, can be beneficial. Recycling all your paper and plastic at home and at school is a good start. But recently at Hollis Brookline High School, we have hit a recycling roadblock.  A majority of t...

Preseason Puck

Preseason Puck

TJ McKenna, Asst. Sports Editor

November 20, 2019

All athletes know how important the preseason is to the success of their regular season. Countless hours in the gym and extra work before the season begins can give teams an advantage, and the edge that sets teams apart when the lights are brightest and everything is on the line. On Oct. 12, the Ho...

Over Caffeinated

Over Caffeinated

Amanda Brown, Op-Ed Editor

November 20, 2019

Beginning in the 2019-2020 school year, there are new drinks that line the shelves of the refrigerators in the cafeteria. These new drinks consist of  Ice’s sparkling caffeinated drinks, as well as Java House’s cold brew coffee. As soon as they are stocked, the drinks are sold out, selling out withi...

Dog of the Week 🐕 11-18

Dog of the Week 🐕 11-18

November 18, 2019

Presenting Tag, this week's Pet of the Week! Submitted by Lauren Hunt '20

Cavaliers Advance to Championship in 34-14 Game Against Bow

Cavaliers Advance to Championship in 34-14 Game Against Bow

Harry Bates, Asst. Head Editor

November 16, 2019

Though it was certainly a cold one out there today, Hollis-Brookline's Cavaliers showed no signs of slowing down. With a cheerful crowd on their feet and cow bells ringing, it was clear that Hollis-Brookline's spectators craved this win just as much as the team itself. Encouraging the football team through thick ...

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