“Slapped in the Face by Stress’: Students Under Pressure

  From 8 to approximately 4:30 many students leave the safety of their homes to travel to school, taking with them backpacks that weigh about 40 pounds, nearly as much as an average packed suitcase. They wait outside for transit if they don’t have rides to get to school and are met in class by the […]

Meet the Ditmas Examiner Staff

Leela Briggs is a junior in high school in Brooklyn, New York. In school her favorite subject is English because in that subject almost anything can happen. The love for this subject has sparked an interest in working at the Ditmas Examiner and made her the creative personal that we at the Examiner know and […]

World Series Strikes Out in Ditmas

Baseball, it’s America’s pastime. However in the neighborhood of Ditmas Park this does not seem to be the case. Of the 20 people surveyed an astounding 19 told The Examiner that they knew nothing about baseball. Considering that this survey was done while the World Series was in full swing it was odd to see […]