October 6 2017

Cancer Awareness: Finding Hope with Robin Roberts

By Amanda Moses One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime, according to the National Cancer Institute. Two is where cancer ranks on the leading…

Zumbathon Hurricane Relief Fundraiser

BY AMANDA MOSES Over the past few weeks, millions have suffered the devastating effects of Hurricane Harvey, Irma, and Maria in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico, respectively. Houses have been…

SCTA Meeting on Potential Sale of Spring Creek Towers

The Starrett City Tenants Association (SCTA) invited the current owner of Spring Creek Towers and the potential purchaser, Andrew MacArthur of Brooksville Company to a community meeting on Wednesday, September…

Community Pantry Offers Locally Grown Produce

BY AMANDA MOSES Twice a month the local, nonprofit organization Sisters With Purpose Inc. (SWP) hosts a food pantry for Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) residents. For several years, volunteers and…

October is National Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage month (September 15th through October 15th) pays tribute to the contributions and influences of Hispanic Americans in the United States. In 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson inaugurated…

An Interview and delight. with Game Developer Prideful Sloth

BY Dean Moses Game: Yonder: The Could Catcher Chronicles Platform: PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Windows Rating: E for Everyone Cost: $24.99 Approximately one month ago we reviewed Yonder: The Could…

Celebrating Birthdays and Rosh Hashanah

BY AMANDA MOSES Last week, JASA Starrett Senior Center hosted two fun-filled events for its members in the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC), which was comprised of a delicious Rosh Hashanah…