March 6 2020

Darksiders Genesis Invites Cooperative Play and New Playable Characters

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Darksiders Genesis Platform: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC Rating: M for Mature Cost: $39.99 I arrived late to the Darksiders series bandwagon, but…

IS 364 Hosts Paint Night with Parents

BY AMANDA MOSES Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364’s administration knows first-hand the importance of pa-rental involvement, which is why they host a variety of family friendly activities after school. One…

Students Learn How the Soil is Connected to the Atmosphere

BY AMANDA MOSES There is a well-known expression, “As Above, so below,” which is mostly associated with secular texts as the ideology that what we do as an individual effects…

Spring Creek Senior Partners’ Health Fair

BY: PAMELA STERN Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) held their annual health fair on Friday, February 21st in the Brooklyn Sports Club’s gym from 11am to 2pm. This health fair…

PS 346 Hosts A Schoolwide Black History Performance

By Amanda Moses Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 ended last month with a school-wide Black History Month Performance in their auditorium on February 28th. Each grade in the elementary…

Open House at the Brooklyn Sports Club

BY: PAMELA STERN The Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) held an Open House on Monday, February 17th from 6am to 10pm. This was an opportunity for people who are considering joining…

Celebrating Females in the Film Industry

BY AMANDA MOSES March is Women’s History Month, an annual commemoration that highlights the contributions female figures have made throughout history. For centuries, women have faced obstacles that denied them…

Starrett City Girl Scouts Cookies for Sale

BY AMANDA MOSES Girl Scout Cookie season has begun early at Spring Creek Towers! Members of the Starrett City Girl Scouts troops kicked off the cookie season with a delicious…

JASA Seniors Learn to Tie-Dye

BY AMANDA MOSES JASA Starrett Seniors Center’s members are reliving the 1960s with an old-school psychedelic style, tie-dye. The process of tie-dye, also known as “tied-and-dyed,” is a technique that…

St Patrick’s Day Facts

Saint Patrick’s Day (March 17) is in honor of the Patron Saint of Ireland, who brought Christianity to the Emerald Isles, as Ireland is known. It is truly a day…

SCTA Fun Fridays are a Hit

BY: PAMELA STERN The SCTA held their monthly Fun Friday on February 21st. “There was a great turn out,” said SCTA President, Rebecca Caraballo. The SCTA Fun Fridays venue has…

Senator Persaud Hosts Medicare Talk

BY AMANDA MOSES On February 20th, New York State Senator Roxanne Persaud and the nonprofit organization, AARP, hosted a “Senior Medicare Talk” at the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) from 4pm…

FDA VIII Students Remember Kobe Bryant, Gianna and their Friends

BY AMANDA MOSES On February 24th, the world celebrated the lives of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, and their friends at the Staple Center in Los Angeles. Bryant, his 13-year-old…