May 20, 2016

Oldest Woman Alive Passes Away

BY: AMANDA MOSES On May 12th, the world’s oldest woman, Susannah Mushatt Jones, passed away in her sleep within her apartment at the Vandalia Senior Center. Often hailed as a…

FDA VIII Students Receive An Amazing Surprise

BY AMANDA MOSES On Friday, May 13th, students at Frederick Douglass Academy VIII (FDA VIII) received the surprise of a lifetime—$42,000 worth of musical instruments from StubHub and The Mr….

Exclusive Red Carpet Interviews with Check It Stars

BY DEAN MOSES The Tribeca Film Festival played host to some truly remarkable fiction features, but it also celebrated some cutting edge documentaries that followed some extraordinary stories. One such…

From the Bookshelf /Falling Down The Rabbit Hole of Retcontinuum

BY AMANDA MOSES We all have our bad days. Times when it feels like you are falling through a hole of regrets, missteps and all around wrong decisions, and sometimes…

Battleborn Review

BY DEAN MOSES Battleborn is the latest title from publisher 2K (the publishers of Bioshock) and developer gearbox (the makers of Borderlands.) This fast paced First Person Shooter (FPS) attempts…

New Fire Zone Signs

If you have been to the Spring Creek Plaza recently you might have noticed new signs stating ––Fire Lane––No Parking. Although these signs may be new, the fact is that…

JASA Opens Senior‐Only Library

BY AMANDA MOSES Reading has insurmountable benefits for people of all ages. For senior citizens, reading is more than just a leisure pastime; it is an opportunity to distract from…

The Newly Elected Starrett City Tenant Association Executive Board

On May 11th, members of the Starrett City Tenant Association (SCTA) met at the Brooklyn Sports Club to cast their annual vote for the executive board. The votes are in,…