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Public forum and school board presentation

Public forum and school board presentation

Mary Martin, Assistant Editor

January 11, 2018


Filed under January, News, Showcase

The Facilities Committee held a second public forum at the high school on Tuesday, Dec. 6, to inform voters and receive input on the proposed changes to facilities. At the event, community members took a tour of the current weight room space. After the tour, a presentation was held in the auditorium, fol...

HB drivers in the snow

HB drivers in the snow

Isabel Keefe, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under January, News, Showcase

Winter is here, and with this comes the need for new student drivers to be extra careful while driving around the Hollis and Brookline back roads. As we have seen so far this year in terms of snowfall, there is no reason for drivers to get too comfortable behind the wheel. Between the most recent thr...

HBHS Grades

HBHS Grades

Isabel Keefe, Staff Writer

January 9, 2018


Filed under January, Opinion, Showcase

Hollis Brookline High School is ranked #1 out of all the high schools in New Hampshire and #826 out of all the high schools nationwide. As you can imagine, this ranking can come with a feeling of pressure to do well for some students. HBHS offers a large amount of accelerated, honors and AP courses...

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...

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