• April 29, 2016

    Time For Passover at Be’er Hagolah

    BY: PAMELA STERN Passover, or Pesach as it is called in Hebrew, is a major holiday in the Jewish religion. At the Be’er Hagolah School, students hav...
  • April 22, 2016

    Quilting Club Has It All Sewn Up

    BY AMANDA MOSES Frederick Douglass Academy (FDA) VIII is service-learning school that tries to incorporate arts education with community outreach. Sin...
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    April 22, 2016

    World Premiere of The Fixer & Brief...

    BY DEAN MOSES The Fixer is director Ian Olds’ first fiction feature. This intriguing drama unfolds through the eyes of Osman, (Dominic Rains) a form...
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    April 22, 2016

    Students Learn the Basics of Gardening

    BY AMANDA MOSES Gardening, or farming in general, is no easy pickings—especially when preparing for spring planting. You first have to remove all of...
  • April 22, 2016

    Final Fantasy XV Preview

    BY DEAN MOSES Final Fantasy: one of the most beloved and instantly recognizable franchises in all of video games. Beginning life in 1987, this highly ...
  • April 22, 2016

    Spring Creek Towers’ Afterschool Progr...

    BY: PAMELA STERN The Spring Creek Towers’ Afterschool Program participants were in for a real treat when Reese Carr and Claro Delos Reyes from New Y...

Time For Passover at Be’er Hagolah

BY: PAMELA STERN Passover, or Pesach as it is called in Hebrew, is a major holiday in the Jewish religion. At the Be’er Hagolah School, students have been prepping and…

Quilting Club Has It All Sewn Up

BY AMANDA MOSES Frederick Douglass Academy (FDA) VIII is service-learning school that tries to incorporate arts education with community outreach. Since 2010, FDA VIII’s quilting club has been making a…

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World Premiere of The Fixer & Brief Red Carpet Interview with James Franco

BY DEAN MOSES The Fixer is director Ian Olds’ first fiction feature. This intriguing drama unfolds through the eyes of Osman, (Dominic Rains) a former fixer. A fixer is a…

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Students Learn the Basics of Gardening

BY AMANDA MOSES Gardening, or farming in general, is no easy pickings—especially when preparing for spring planting. You first have to remove all of the old harvest, lingering roots and…

Final Fantasy XV Preview

BY DEAN MOSES Final Fantasy: one of the most beloved and instantly recognizable franchises in all of video games. Beginning life in 1987, this highly regarded name has spawned 14…

Spring Creek Towers’ Afterschool Program Takes A “Journey through Black History”

BY: PAMELA STERN The Spring Creek Towers’ Afterschool Program participants were in for a real treat when Reese Carr and Claro Delos Reyes from New York’s world famous Apollo Theatre…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Hosts A Morning of Music

BY AMANDA MOSES No matter your age, learning never stops. As we grow older, we are constantly developing new skills and finding out more about the big and beautiful world…

From the Bookshelf /New York Baseball Activity Books for the Littlest Fan

BY: PAMELA STERN With the weather warming up and spring in the air, it’s time for baseball! The New York Yankees and New York Mets have their fans at the…

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Exclusive Coverage at the Democratic Primary Debate in Brooklyn

By Amanda Moses and Pamela Stern Tensions were at an all-time high during the Democratic Presidential Primary Debate at the historic Brooklyn Navy Yard on April 14th.   Just a few…

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Presidential Primary Debate in Brooklyn

BY: PAMELA STERN Brooklyn will host the last Democrat debate before the Presidential Primary in New York. Former Secretary of State and Former First Lady Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator…

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Exclusive Interview with Film Forum Director, Karen Cooper

BY DEAN MOSES April marks the 15th annual Tribeca Film Festival. This means that there will be screenings of brand new movies, star-studded red carpets, and fascinating talks with A-list…

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JASA Hosts Fun Purim Party

BY AMANDA MOSES March 23rd marked an evening of colorful masks, costumes, delicious pastry treats and music for all those who celebrate Purim. This Jewish holiday is one of the…

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The History of Earth Day

BY AMANDA MOSES On April 22nd, people worldwide will plant trees, advocate for ecofriendly grassroots programs and perform various acts of service for the environment in honor of Earth Day….

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Starrett Early Learning Center Visits Local Library

BY AMANDA MOSES Do you remember the first time you were captivated by a book? Do you remember that first moment when you completely lost track of time, laughed and…

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Winter’s Last Frost

The bitter chill of winter has slowly melted under spring’s warm and sunny weather. With the sunshine, and occasional rain-storm, beautiful flowers and plants are in full bloom. Garden Educator,…