June 14 2019

Today is Flag Day!

BY AMANDA MOSES Today we celebrate the creation of the American Flag, which was adopted as a symbol of the United States on June 14, 1777 by the Second Continental…

Student Talent on Full Display at FDA VIII

BY AMANDA MOSES On Thursday, May 23rd, Frederick Douglass Academy VIII (FDA) hosted a pop-up art gallery within their 4th floor hallway, displaying a cumulative collection of their students’ work….

Around the World in 160 Days

BY AMANDA MOSES On May 30th, the Spring Creek After School Program, Teen Central and the Spring Creek Youth Symphony hosted an end of year performance in the Brooklyn Sports…

June is Men’s Health Month

By: Ronald A. Jean SCSP, Executive Director When was the last time you went for a medical checkup? To put it simple, when was the last time you saw your…

Tribeca Film Festival Premiere’s Martha: A Picture Story

BY DEAN MOSES Art: panting, writing, drawing, music, sculpture, photography, and more. Art comes in many forms, and the artists who dedicate their entire lives to their passion can be…

Preparing for a Sweet Spring Harvest

BY AMANDA MOSES The first harvest of the season is slowly approaching the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC). Garden Educator Jacqui Roytman has been working with…

Survive the Hordes in Days Gone

By Dean Moses Game: Days GonePlatform: PlayStation 4Rating: M for Mature Price: $59.99 Another day gone; another zombie game is released. This year we have already had the likes of…

Celebrating Diversity at PS 346

BY AMANDA MOSES Every June, Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 rounds off the academic year by celebrating diversity with a multicultural lunch inside of their gymnasium. Parent Coordinator, Onika…

Beauty in Simplicity

By: Devonte Griffiths Game: PikunikuPlatform: Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows, MacRating: E for EveryonePrice: $12.99 With the increasingly complexity of games and the subject matter they portray, it’s always nice to…