April 20 2018

Town Hall Meeting on the Proposed Ownership Change of Spring Creek Towers

By: Pamela Stern and Amanda Moses On April 15th, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries hosted a second Town Hall Meeting at the Brooklyn Sports Club on the proposed ownership change of Spring…

LOOT: MAD About Jewelry 2018

By Amanda Moses As a child, I can remember watching my aunt hunched over her desk painting beautiful designs on various pieces of jewelry in her home office. She would…

Girl Scouts Aim to Earn Garden Badges

By Amanda Moses As spring begins to settle into our fair city, the Starrett City Girl Scouts (SCGS) teamed up with Garden Educator, Jacqui Roytman to discuss ways they can…

Super Daryl Deluxe Reviewed on the Nintendo Switch

By Dean Moses Game: Super Daryl Deluxe Platform: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PC Cost: $19.99 Rating: T for Teen An Unlikely Hero   Super Daryl Deluxe follows—you guessed it—Daryl…

Free to Play Fortnite

By Dean Moses Game: Fortnite Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, iOS, Microsoft Windows, and Macintosh operating systems Cost: Free to Play (but you can make in-game purchases) Rating: T for…

Starrett City Tenant Association’s Upcoming Elections

The two year term for the current Executive Board Officers in the Starrett City Tenant Association’s (SCTA) will expire on June 30th. The Advisory board’s nominating committee invites prospective qualified…

The Bonnets of Easter

By AMANDA MOSES On March 29th, State Committeewoman Nikki Lucas and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries hosted their second annual Easter Luncheon and Hat Pageant in the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) gymnasium….

Va Va Vroom…

By Pamela Stern and Amanda Moses Get Ready! Get Set! Drive! The 118th New York International Auto Show drove into the Jacob Javits Convention Center and will be parked there…

The Art of Crafting Jewelry

BY AMANDA MOSES Over the course of eight weeks, members of Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) hosted a Jewelry Making class with teaching artist, Donna Miskend. SCSP Director Theodora Ziongas…

Discovering the Monster Hunter World

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Monster Hunter World Platform: PlayStation 4, X-Box One and Microsoft Windows Rating: T for Teens Cost: $44.99 What do we want from our video games? We…

JASA Wishes its Seniors Happy Birthday

By Amanda Moses Every few months JASA Starrett Senior Center hosts a birthday party to celebrate the wonderful lives of its members. For many years these parties have uplifted the seniors…

Exploring the Effects of Climate Change

BY AMANDA MOSES For the past few weeks, spring has flittered in and out of focus within the metropolitan area. On warms days plants have attempted to bloom, but the…