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Town officials seek to inform community about local politics

Town officials seek to inform community about local politics

Sophia Stewart, Opinions Editor

February 25, 2019


Filed under News, Regulars

The following interviews were conducted through email with Select Board Chair Neil Wishinsky and Town Meeting member Lauren Bernard. How well do you know your town? Did you know that town governance in Brookline has a distinct political structure that handles issues of critical importance? According to ...

Review: SWS Art Show

Review: SWS Art Show

Sophia Stewart, Staff writer

June 7, 2018


Filed under Arts

As storm clouds gathered on the evening of Tuesday, May 15, art lovers assembled on the fourth floor to appreciate works of the high school’s visual artists. But this was not just art for art's sake: all proceeds from the admission fee and some from the sale of works went to Rosie’s Place, a wome...

Students showcase skills through LiveInspired Program

Students showcase skills through LiveInspired Program

Renata Shen and Sophia Stewart

May 4, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

On the night of Monday, April 30, in the MLK Room, students from the Boston area got a chance to show the Brookline community their career-oriented magazine projects and celebrate their hard work.   They created magazines about a subject they felt passionately for, from makeup to marketing. Th...

Custodian Richard Freeman’s passion for art inspires others

Custodian Richard Freeman’s passion for art inspires others

Sophia Stewart, Staff Writer

April 13, 2018


Filed under Arts

Have you ever wondered what a custodian does when he’s not keeping our school in order? In the case of Richard Freeman, a custodian at the high school for the past 11 years, the answer is in the paintings on the walls of the main office, English department and other rooms throughout the buildin...

Chemical health policy stricter than state’s

Chemical health policy stricter than state’s

Sophia Stewart, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

Since the 90s, the high school has enforced a chemical health policy that is more strict than the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA), specifically in regards to the statement: “in the presence of” controlled substances. The MIAA details the minimum punishments for athlete violations....

Cheer team performs at the Celtics game

Cheer team performs at the Celtics game

Sophia Stewart, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

The cheer team will be performing their well-rehearsed routine before the Celtics game at TD Garden. This is the third year the cheer team will be performing at the Garden and it is one of the team’s annual highlights. The event will be happening on Nov. 24. According to cheer team coach Meaghan Ce...

Review: Needs Improvment

Review: Needs Improvment

Sophia Stewart, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

How would a meeting of the Reptilian Sexuality Club go down, and what would feuding librarians have to say to each other? The members of Needs Improvment took on these tricky questions, while wearing pajamas, in a witty, spontaneous, and absolutely hilarious performance on Jan. 11 in the Roberts-Dubbs...

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