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Seniors’ guide to choosing the right college

Seniors’ guide to choosing the right college

Adam McQuilkin, Avery Webb, Jonathan Brunkhardt, and Lexie Vachon

January 3, 2018


Filed under Features, January, Showcase

Senior's Choosing a college may seem like the most important decision of a teen’s life, and in some ways, it is. It may mean choosing a new home to live in for the next four years as we teenagers become adults. How is anyone supposed to choose just one school to be the “perfect” school for them? ...

Quite a bit of coin!

Quite a bit of coin!

Ryugo Okada, Cameron Lapierre, Alex Goussios, and Ethan Hemenway

January 3, 2018


Filed under December, Features, Showcase

Bitcoins have gone through several unusual, exciting and potentially concerning developments rapidly over the past month. In the beginning of November, the price of an individual BTC (Bitcoin) was hovering around $6000-$7000. However, during the last week of November, the price reached $10000 for th...

These are THE BEST Christmas songs

These are THE BEST Christmas songs

Scott VanCoughnett, Features Editor

December 22, 2017


Filed under A & E, December, Showcase

It’s December now, and you know what that means: it’s the holiday season! Here at CavChron, we’re ready to list off the best Christmas songs that you should be listening to this year. First, we should identify what a good Christmas song is all about. Hollis Brookline’s Jonathan “JB” Br...

The Evolution of Christmas

The Evolution of Christmas

Noah Penasack, Grace Straka, and Laura Considine and Joe Messina

December 21, 2017


Filed under December, Features, Showcase

Throughout the centuries, Christmas has become one of the most prominent holidays celebrated by Americans,though its significance varies among individuals. Originating from the Roman celebration of the winter solstice, Saturnalia, Christmas has changed drastically throughout history. Even today, wh...

Patrick MacDonald Makes First-Team Golf All State

Patrick MacDonald Makes First-Team Golf All State

Isaac Wimmer, Op-Ed Editor

December 20, 2017


Filed under December, Showcase, Sports

Making top All-State teams can be an intimidating challenge for many high school athletes, especially for aspiring college athletes. Patrick MacDonald ‘18, however, has taken his golf related successes in stride, placing 3rd in the top Golf All State team both this year and last year. Macdonald has...

The Guide to Gift Giving

The Guide to Gift Giving

Isabel Keefe, Richie Huppe, and Sierra Dinman

December 19, 2017


Filed under December, Features, Showcase

Creative When it comes to giving gifts during the holidays, many people stress about finding the perfect gift for their friends or loved ones. Some people don't have the time or funds to buy the extravagant gifts that some of their recipients may like. Other people just don't know where to start in th...

What’s that tree doing in my living room!?

What’s that tree doing in my living room!?

Eleanor Quarles, Mary Martin, and Patrick Grimes

December 19, 2017


Filed under December, Features, Showcase

With the Christmas season starting earlier and earlier every year, it’s just about that time for many families to start the festive season by buying their Christmas tree. For some, buying a Christmas tree is such a mindless tradition that they simply follow their usual routine. Whether bought from a loc...

How HB volleyball stays on top

How HB volleyball stays on top

Patrick Bloniasz, Co-Editor in Chief

December 19, 2017


Filed under December, Showcase, Sports

The Hollis Brookline boys and girls volleyball teams have been one of New Hampshire's premiere sports programs over the last few years, with this past girl’s season has been no exception. The girl’s capped off their 21-0 season with a championship title over Bishop Guertin, their third title in a row. Preparations have already begun for some members of the boy’s pro...

Treb tradition is still on target!

Treb tradition is still on target!

Adam McQuilkin, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

https://youtu.be/Rs7MA0b75Ig As per tradition, a legion of trebuchets was unleashed on the softball field in the early hours on the morning of Friday, October 27th, raining down water balloons on HB students and teachers. Treb Day, as it’s affectionately known, is a yearly staple of the AP Physics...

Fall Play Dazzles Audiences

Fall Play Dazzles Audiences

Michael Friedman, News Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under A & E, December, Showcase

Going into December, the theater department revved up for its annual fall play. On Thursday night, Nov. 30, the doors opened to a world of mystery and intrigue, where the antics of Sherlock Holmes drove a plot filled to the brim with humor and top-notch acting. The auditorium bustled with enthusiasm as ea...

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