Returning to Racoon City

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Resident Evil 2 Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows Rating: M for Mature Cost: $59.99 Nowadays the undead are a rather overused trope, ever since…

FDA VIII Students Learn About Different Soil Mediums

BY AMANDA MOSES Students at Frederick Douglass Academy (FDA) VIII are learning all about the various methods used to grow plants. Garden Educator Jacqui Roytman started her winter program introducing…

Omensight is Amazing from Time-to-Time

BY: DEVONTE GRIFFITHS Game: Omensight Platform: Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 Rating: T for Teen Price: $19.99 From the creators of Stories: The Path of Destinies, Omensight incorporates many of…

PS 346’s Students Receive Coat Donations

BY: PAMELA STERN On January 11th, students in PS 346’s fifth grade (5-504) class were pleasantly surprised when they were visited by members of the New Hope Family Worship Center….

IS 364’s Students Celebrate Winter

BY: PAMELA STERN On Thursday, February 7th, IS 364’s students celebrated school spirit with at the Winter Dance. All around an emptied lunchroom there were red and pink heart-shaped helium…

New York Fashion Week: The Best Shows

BY AMANDA MOSES Earlier this month, New York Fashion Week (NYFW) took the world by storm for its fall/winter runway shows. These series of collections were an amalgamation of elegance,…

Celebrating Brooklyn’s Political Figures for Black History Month

BY AMANDA MOSES Black History Month (February 1st to February 28th) is an annual observance in which we remember the contributions and innovations developed by African Americans while also acknowledging…

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…