Campers Explore the SCRF UGC

BY AMANDA MOSES The Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom is once again filled with the laughter of children as Oasis Day Campers explore the garden. Twice a…

Have An Adventure with Brazilian-Developed Game Dandara

BY: DEVONTE GRIFFITHS Game: Dandara Platform: Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Android, IOS, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS Rating: E for Everyone 10+ Cost: $14.99 In an industry dominated…

Finding the Perfect Plus sized Swim Suit

BY AMANDA MOSES I am a summer baby (my birthday is July 17th), so it’s only fitting that I would be a person who loves soaking in the sun and…

Tribeca Film Festival’s Awards Night

BY DEAN MOSES In the past several issues we have been bringing you movie reviews and interviews of films that have yet to hit theaters, many of which had their…

Coney Island’s 36th Annual Mermaid Parade

BY: PAMELA STERN Coney Island is infamous for many things like the rides and attractions such as; the ever-famous Cyclone, the beach and boardwalk, Nathan’s Hot Dogs (and you can’t…

JASA Wishes its Seniors

BY AMANDA MOSES Every few months JASA Starrett Senior Center hosts a birthday party to celebrate the wonderful lives of its members. JASA Director Angela Blyakher believes that it’s important…

Heat Wave Precautions for Gardeners and Plants

BY AMANDA MOSES The summer heat wave has already scorched New Yorkers this month, leaving us all feeling fa-tigued and drained. Just like us, plants also experience heat stress.  Garden…

Starrett Early Learning Center’s Dynamite Stepping Up Ceremony

By Amanda Moses  Starrett Early Learning Center’s (ELC) pre-kindergartners burst into the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) gymnasium to the tune “Dynamite” like little shooting stars for their final school performance—stepping…

PS 346 Students Are Moving On Up To Kindergarten

BY AMANDA MOSES On June 19th, large balloons with ‘Congrats Grad’ written on them could be spotted in every corner of PS 346’s auditorium in preparation of their pre-kindergarten stepping…

Tribeca Film Festival Premiere’s State Like Sleep

BY DEAN MOSES The mystery/thriller is one of cinema’s most enduring genres. From making movie history with classics like Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window and Psycho in the 1950s to adaptions…

SCTA’s Annual Blood Drive

BY AMANDA MOSES On Saturday, June 30th Starrett City Tenants Association (SCTA) held their annual community blood drive in the Spring Creek shopping center’s parking lot in conjunction with the…

Sink Your Fangs into Vampyr

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Vampyr Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC Rating: M for Mature Cost: $59.99 These days the video game mar-ket seems to be flooded with zombie…

Last Day of Garden Classes

BY AMANDA MOSES School is now out for the summer, and the students are excited to leave their school books behind and enjoy some time in the sun. For the…

All of FDA VIII Powered Through Middle School

BY: MALICK MERCIER “What’s Possible for me, is possible for you” is the school mantra at Frederick Douglass Academy VIII. As to what is possible for the alumni, teachers, and…

I.S. 364 Falcons Soar Into High School

By: Malick Mercier Teachers and families of students at Gateway Intermediate School 364 gathered around the teens on their graduation day to commemorate their three years of hard work in…