June 1 2018

Years of Fun Learning at the Starrett Early Learning Center

BY AMANDA MOSES Forty-two years ago, the Starrett City Early Learning Center (ELC) opened its doors to its very first daycare students. At the time it was called Starrett Nursery…

Helping Trauma Survivors Through Art

BY AMANDA MOSES Trauma is defined in the Merriam-Webster dictionary as “a behavioral state resulting from severe mental or emotional stress, or physical injury.” A traumatic event can happen to…

Drummers Achieve Excellent Scores at NYSSMA Festival

By Amanda Moses On May 12th, for the first time ever, the Spring Creek Youth Orchestra participated in the New York State School Music Association’s (NYSSMA) 2018 Festival at Marine…

Tribeca Film Festival Premieres: The Miseducation of Cameron Post

By Dean Moses The Miseducation of Cameron Post follows a seemingly typical teenage girl. As a film reviewer and avid reader, I have come across countless articles beginning with the…

Spring Gardening With Seniors

BY AMANDA MOSES The sun is shining, the flowers are blooming, and the gates of the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC) are open for students and…

Garage Resurrects Old School Gaming and Horror

By Dean Moses Game: Garage Platform: Nintendo Switch Rating: M for Mature Cost:  $14.99   Only a few years ago it would have been almost unthinkable to have had a…