Articles written by: Portia Reiners

Culture / Education

Shakespeare gets the Hunts Point treatment

The feuding Montagues and Capulets face off to begin the play.

For the sixth year, Fourth, fifth, and sixth graders from Hunts Point put on a full-length Shakespeare play. This year’s production was “Romeo and Juliet.”

Art / Environment

Murals fuel desire to make change

The "Hunts Point Heroes" mural at the Hyde Leadership Charter School.

In creating a series of murals, a group of students hopes to call attention to the need to make change and to some of those who have showed the way.