April 22 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 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…

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…

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…