All Major Crimes Solved In SCT Since June 2018

BY AMANDA MOSES On March 13th, at the Starrett City Tenants Association (SCTA) general meeting, Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) Department of Public Safety (DPS) announced that they have successfully solved…

March is National Kidney Month

BY: PAMELA STERN March is National Kidney Month. Healthy kidneys have an important function in the body; they remove waste products, help make red blood cells, filter your blood, keep…

Full STEAM Ahead for Local Middle Schools

BY AMANDA MOSES On October 10th, the principals of local middle schools Frederick Douglass Academy (FDA) VIII and Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364 were awarded hefty STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering,…

Finding Your Voice Through Art

BY AMANDA MOSES Late at night, Megan Casey sits in the corner of her bedroom in Spring Creek Towers, pouring over her drawing desk with a variety of colored pencils…

Tapping Into Creativity with Family Paint Night

BY AMANDA MOSES Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364’s mission is to “cultivate a dynamic environment of advance thinkers, high achievers, and model citizens.” It is through this teaching model that…

Famous Female Figures from Brooklyn

BY AMANDA MOSES Today is International Women’s Day! This global event is celebrated on March 8th every year to honor the achievements of women of the past and present. In…

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….