February 26, 2016

Interview with Deadpool’s Colossus

By Dean Moses Deadpool, the first movie based on the smart talking, sword welding, gun-toting anti-hero, hit cinema screens on February 8th. Here we are, mere weeks later, and it…

SCBC Honoring the Memory of Jimmy O’Pharrow

It only takes one person to make a change: one person to see a community and know its true potential for greatness. That was Jimmy O’Pharrow, a strong, intelligent, loving,…

Honoring Black History Month

Black History Month (February 1 to February 28) is an annual observance of prominent figures and events throughout history. This commemorative period was first established as a weeklong observance known…

The Power of Wind

By Amanda Moses Wind—a force of nature that causes our umbrellas to turn inside out and make our hats fly across Spring Creek Towers’ Great Lawn because of its huge…

Apartment Gardening

Have you ever bought a sweet potato and then forgot about it? If so, you probably noticed sprouts protruding from said vegetable. Well, that’s because sweet potatoes, unlike other plants,…

Blast From the Past: PlayStation 2 Games

There’s a saying: what’s old is new again. For some, the Play Station 2 (PS2) era of gaming is a distant memory; others may be too young to have experienced…

Wear Red For National Heart Awareness

Nationwide, on the first Friday of February, women wear red to honor the American Heart Association’s (AHA) campaign, National Wear Red Day. According to the AHA, “It’s not just a…

February is Gum Disease Awareness Month

By Pamela Stern The month of February is a short month but, it has a lot to offer; Black History Month, Valentine’s Day and President’s Day, but February also is…

From the Bookshelf /Black History Month Reading List: The Best Books This February

BY ADONIS SMITH There is a saying that you learn something new every day, and this is especially true in the month of February. The month of February is known…

February’s Sunspots

Compiled by Pamela Stern Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Presents Legends Date: Friday, February 26- Sunday, March 6, 2016 Time: Time of Show vary depending on the day of…

PS 346 Students Have The Bare Necessities

BY: PAMELA STERN Third, fourth and fifth graders at PS. 346 put on five sold out performances of Disney’s “Jungle Book.” The Jungle Book is an animated film produced by…