Black History Month Spotlight and Interview with Jumaane Williams

BY AMANDA MOSES Jumaane Williams is a renowned politician, who currently serves as a member of the New York City Council for the 45th district since 2015. He is a…

Observer: A Cyberpunk Thriller

By Dean Moses Game: Observer Platform: Nintendo Switch Rating: M for Mature Cost: $29.99 When we think of classic Science Fiction cinema, the Blade Runner series instantly comes to mind….

Donut County is a Hole Lot of Fun

BY: DEVONTE GRIFFITHS Game: Donut County Platform: PlayStation 4,Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows, Mac, iOS Rating: E for Everyone Price: $12.99 With an industry that usually involves epic stories…

Middle Schoolers are Preparing for Spring

BY AMANDA MOSES The capricious weather conditions have many New Yorkers feeling like they are on a rollercoaster, diving between winter and spring. These beautiful, sunny days give off the…

The Public Advocate Candidates’ Forum

BY AMANDA MOSES Who will become the champion of the people? This is a precarious question running through the minds of many New Yorkers as the special election for Public…

IS 364’s Pop- Up Shop

BY: PAMELA STERN Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364 held their first very own Pop-Up Shop on Saturday, February 2nd in the cafeteria of the school from 10am to 2pm. Now…

IS 364 Shows School Spirit

BY: PAMELA STERN On January 30th, students, faculty, and administration of IS 364 showed off their school spirit by participating in School Spirit Day. The students wore jerseys of their…

Five Tips to Avoid Dry Winter Skin

BY PAMELA STERN This winter we are feeling the temperatures drop and this will cause your skin to feel dry. Make-up artist, Marisol Rivera has five tips for you to…

Famous Black Americans from Brooklyn

BY PAMELA STERN February is Black History Month, a commemorative period that was originally established as a weeklong observance known in 1926 as national “Negro History Week,” by the Association…

Holding Gaming History in Your Hands with Limited Run Games and Super Rare Games

BY DEAN MOSES For many of us, the Nintendo Entertainment System was our introduction to the wonderful world of video games. Released in 1985, this groundbreaking console would eventually have…

Basics of Gardening with Middle School

BY AMANDA MOSES On Friday, students at Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364 were excited to begin their winter lessons with Garden Educator, Jacqui Roytman. Their first lesson focused on familiarizing…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Celebrates Wear Red Day

BY AMANDA MOSES February 1st was National Wear Red Day (also known as Go Red for Women). A campaign developed by the American Heart Association (AHA) to support women’s heart…

Iconoclasts Review

BY DEVONTE GRIFFITHS Game: IconoclastsPlatform: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac Rating: T for TeenPrice: $19.99 As the process of developing games becomes more complicated, solo…

Annual Ugly Sweater Day at IS 364

BY: PAMELA STERN Everyone has at least one, that ugly sweater that you received as a present that you really don’t like, well at IS 364 everyone from the faculty…

‘Tis the Season for Community Spirit

BY AMANDA MOSES Last month, Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) residents decked their lobby halls with colorful decorations celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and Three Kings’ Day. Every winter, the Starrett City…