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Horoscopes: What’s up with that?

Horoscopes: What’s up with that?

Natalie Jew and Daisy Elliot

October 14, 2018


Filed under In-Depth, News

Astrology holds a correlation between the placement of planets and stars, and their effect on human affairs. In astrology, someone’s personality, feelings, behavior and sometimes future can be read through their horoscope sign - the position of certain celestial bodies at the time of their birth. ...

Restaurant 108 Top Chef: Ben Haber

Restaurant 108 Top Chef: Ben Haber

Daisy Elliot, Opinions Writing Editor

April 14, 2018


Filed under Arts, Restaurant Reviews, Showcase

On April 10, junior Ben Haber cooked in the second of five Top Chef competitions in Restaurant 108. This week's menu showcased Spanish classics with modern interpretations. This is Haber’s first year working at Restaurant 108, but he has experience working at Barcelona Wine Bar and is one of the top ...

Quiz Show team advances to semifinals with stunning victory

Quiz Show team advances to semifinals with stunning victory

Daisy Elliot, Opinions Writing Editor

April 14, 2018


Filed under News

Cheering fans, poster signs and clapping filled the air in what sounded like a high school sports game, but it was something else: a televised quiz show. On April 7, the high school’s quiz bowl team defeated Thayer Academy’s team 395-320 on WGBH High School Quiz Show, hosted by Billy Costa, in ...

Hispanic Heritage Month: the Fiesta

Hispanic Heritage Month: the Fiesta

Daisy Elliot, Opinions Writing Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Festive music, rich Latin dishes and excitement filled the MLK room with members of all backgrounds of the Brookline community on the evening of Oct. 19 to celebrate the ending of Hispanic Heritage Month. Several events and initiatives were part of the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month at the high sc...

Athletes recognized with league wide accolades

Athletes recognized with league wide accolades

Daisy Elliot, Staff writer

February 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Long practices, late night homework, missing social events and losing time with friends: these are all commitments and sacrifices that fall athletes must make.   In addition to team recognition for their commitment, selected athletes are chosen for honorable mentions and Bay State All Star Awards near th...

Review: Needs Improvment Showcase and BETCo’s Other Things

Review: Needs Improvment Showcase and BETCo’s Other Things

Daisy Elliot, Staff Writer

November 19, 2016


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

The Roberts-Dubbs Auditorium filled with students and eager parents on Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m., all gathered to watch the first Needs Improvment and BETCo performance of the year. The crowd chuckled, gasped, and applauded throughout Needs Improvment’s entire performance. BETCo (Brookline Educatio...

Alisa Dondero

Alisa Dondero

Daisy Elliot, Staff Writer

October 4, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Ms. Dondero is a 9th and 11th grade English teacher who teaches honors American Literature and Points of View. Prior to teaching at the high school, she taught at Andover Middle School for four years. In her free time she enjoys writing, traveling and spending time with family and friends. What di...

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