PS 346’s Star-Studded Prom

BY AMANDA MOSES On June 5th, students at Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 were able to cut loose and put on their dancing shoes for a glamorous fifth grade…

SELC Students Say Thank you Dad!

BY AMANDA MOSES On Wednesday, June 12th, the Starrett Early Learning Center (SELC) hosted a Father’s Day extravaganza, featuring family-oriented, creative building activities and an interactive breakfast with SELC Director,…

Under the Radar Games from the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3)

BY DEAN MOSES Wow! That sure went fast. Another E3 (Electronic Entertainment Expo) has come and gone. While this event was not quite as exciting as years prior, there still…

Girl Scouts Earn Their Gardening Badges

BY AMANDA MOSES The Starrett City Girl Scouts (SCGS) have budding green thumbs, and they’ve got the badges to prove it! These young girls have worked with Garden Educator, Jacqui…

Time to Clown Around at IS 364’s Carnival

By: Pamela Stern IS 364’s students participated in a fun carnival on Wednesday, May 22nd in the cafeteria of their school from 6 pm to 8 pm. Forty-two students took…

A Cut Above the Rest

Game: Katana ZeroPlatform: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo SwitchRating: M for MaturePrice: $14.99 By: Devonte Griffiths The core premise behind Devolver Digital’s most recent game, Katana Zero, is combining a multitude of…

SCTA’s Fun Fridays

BY: PAMELA STERN The Starrett City Tenants Association (SCTA) held their second Fun Friday on June 21st. The residents came prepared to have fun. This was an energetic competitive group…

District 19 Holds Day of Joy

BY: PAMELA STERN New York City School’s District 19 (which includes PS 346, IS 364 and FDA VIII) held their first “Day of Joy” on Wednesday, June 5th at Highland…

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…