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    February 24, 2017

    Preparing the UGC For Spring Planting

    BY AMANDA MOSES The bitter chill of winter is slowly melting away as we make way for spring’s sunny weather. Flowers will soon be in full bloom wit...
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    February 24, 2017

    February is Black History Month

    Black History month was originally designated as just a week-long celebratory period in 1926 when the Association for the Study of Negro Life and Hist...
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    February 24, 2017

    Sniper Elite 4: A Refreshing WWII Game

    Game: Sniper Elite 4 Platform: Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC Rating: M for Mature Cost: $59.99 World War II could well be the most recycled time peri...
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    February 24, 2017

    JASA’s Valentine’s Day Party Warms H...

    By Amanda Moses Love was in the air during JASA Starrett Senior Center’s  first-ever Valentine’s Day weekend party on February 12th. The lowe...
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    February 24, 2017

    Spring Creek Senior Partners Show the Lo...

    By: Pamela Stern On Tuesday, February 14, 2017, the seniors gathered at the Spring Creek Senior Partners office to celebrate Valentine’s Day. This ...
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    February 24, 2017

    Spring Creek Afterschool Program’s Fam...

    BY: PAMELA STERN The students the in the Spring Creek Afterschool Program took the time to learn what family values are during the holidays. They lear...
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Preparing the UGC For Spring Planting

BY AMANDA MOSES The bitter chill of winter is slowly melting away as we make way for spring’s sunny weather. Flowers will soon be in full bloom with the incoming warm…

Oct 9 2008.qxd

February is Black History Month

Black History month was originally designated as just a week-long celebratory period in 1926 when the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH), which was founded by…

A Sniper’s Tale

Sniper Elite 4: A Refreshing WWII Game

Game: Sniper Elite 4 Platform: Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC Rating: M for Mature Cost: $59.99 World War II could well be the most recycled time period in all…

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JASA’s Valentine’s Day Party Warms Hearts

By Amanda Moses Love was in the air during JASA Starrett Senior Center’s  first-ever Valentine’s Day weekend party on February 12th. The lower level of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC)…

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Spring Creek Senior Partners Show the Love For Valentine’s Day

By: Pamela Stern On Tuesday, February 14, 2017, the seniors gathered at the Spring Creek Senior Partners office to celebrate Valentine’s Day. This crowd of thirty seniors could not wait to…

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Spring Creek Afterschool Program’s Family Harvest Feast

BY: PAMELA STERN The students the in the Spring Creek Afterschool Program took the time to learn what family values are during the holidays. They learned about how various cultures…

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SCSP Celebrates Wear Red Day!

BY AMANDA MOSES On Friday, February 3rd Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) celebrated “National Wear Red Day” with a seminar on “Tips for heart healthy living: Managing Weight, healthy diet…

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Lights, Camera, Action At PS 346!

BY AMANDA MOSES On February 2nd, third graders at PS 346 performed their first-ever garden play, “Mito: A PS 346 Story” for an audience of kindergarteners. The spotlight did not…

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FDA VIII Students Board the BioBus

On January 31st, sixth, seventh and eighth grade science classes from Frederick Douglass Academy (FDA) VIII were treated to a most unusual experience—a visit onto a mobile laboratory housed in…

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A Season of Celebration at JASA

BY AMANDA MOSES Good tidings and cheer emanated from members of JASA’s Starrett Senior Center during their annual winter holiday concert on December 22nd and then their holiday party on…

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Sylvio: A New Gaming Experience

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Sylvio Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and Mac Rating: T for Teen Cost: $12.99 As gamers we yearn for fresh content. We play the same…

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Health and Resource Fair for Seniors

BY: PAMELA STERN The Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NORC) organized a seminar called “Staying Healthy in the New Year: Resources in Your Community” 2017 on…

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Year in Review 2016

January Earl Williams—Community Champion Provided by Devorah Fong, Director of Public Affairs and Community Relations Earl L. Williams was an extraordinary man, whose bright smile, robust laughter and generous spirit…

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The Year of the Rooster

BY AMANDA MOSES The celebration of the New Year has come and gone. We have shelved our 2017 glasses, plastic top hats and noisemakers, but, for some, the New Year…

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Teen Central Sets the Stage

BY AMANDA MOSES It all starts with a beat—a pounding rhythm and melody that gets you moving. Whether you are dancing or singing, music is an art form that brings…