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#SinatraStrong Keeps FSSA’s Performing Arts Alive

After careful deliberation, Mayor Bill de Blasio set forth on closing the nation’s largest public school system on March 15th, 2020. With that, more than 1,700 schools in the NYC area were subject… Continue reading

The Lights are Down on Broadway

On March 12th, NYC mayor Bill De Blasio ordered all Broadway shows to suspend performances for a month due to COVID-19. This event is monumental and unfamiliar to the Broadway community, which is… Continue reading

FSSA Senior Vocal Major Records Song

FSSA Senior vocal major Roseangel Conde and her brother recorded a special song during these tough times. Click below to hear/see the video.  

Lights! Camera! Live-Stream?

It’s much easier for people to disregard the validity of something when it doesn’t affect them personally. It’s a way to deflect from reality and keep them from popping the bubble with which… Continue reading

5 Seniors Talk about School, Quarantine and COVID-19

Listen to this great conversation by five FSSA Seniors: Nora Selim, James Leland, William Long, Corey Duncan and Willie Bowman Jr.

Dancers Should take Advantage of Live Dance Classes 

The quarantine has shown me a type of unity and strength that I have never seen before. The dance community is being forced to stay out of their studios and stuck in their… Continue reading

A Few Days in Quarantine

SUNDAY, MARCH 22ND: 1 WEEK OF QUARANTINE  After just one week of quarantine, I’m bored out of my mind and missing the take-outs and burgers at Denny’s. I find it strange how just… Continue reading

Inside NYC’s Metropolitan Hospital 

A novel coronavirus, known as COVID-19, has caused a public health scare throughout the world, in the United States and especially in New York State. Being the epicenter of the virus, Gov. Cuomo… Continue reading

The Switch to Social Distancing

  Within a matter of weeks modern life as we know it has been turned upside down. Businesses closed. Streets vacant. Schools empty. Sports cancelled. The common way of life for most people… Continue reading

How is NYC’s No. 1 Bagel Shop Fairing?

Senior film major, Alexa Spellman interviews her father, Scott Spellman, owner of Utopia Bagels, NYC’s consistently rated No. 1 bagel in the city about how the shop is fairing during the COVID-19 epidemic.… Continue reading