Author Archive: Samantha Rullo

Feeling Anxious? You’re Not Alone

Feeling Anxious? You’re Not Alone

When 22-year-old Katie needs help falling asleep, she pops in a DVD of a favorite Disney or “Harry Potter” movie, but not because there’s nothing on TV.  Having suffered from anxiety since she was 5 years old, the recent college graduate finds that these familiar movies help to distract from […]

 
 

West Village

West Village

On Election Day, PS3 Charrette Elementary School served two additional purposes, to aid in electing the next President, and to help those affected by Hurricane Sandy. The bright blue doors of the West Village school stood out from the otherwise drab exterior, with the left door leading to a line, […]

 
 

Children of a Divorced Generation

Children of a Divorced Generation

Children of divorce can be an oft-pitied group. People hear the D-word and imagine children being shuttled from one home to another, splitting their holidays in half to see each of their embittered parents. But what happens when those children grow up and prepare to embark on relationships themselves?

 
 

The Comic Generation

The Comic Generation

The heroes of Marvel Comics’ “The Avengers” fought their way across movie screens this summer, earning the highest opening weekend of all time. But these heroes weren’t the only victors. This summer’s other comic books brought to life, “The Dark Knight Rises” and “The Amazing Spider-Man,” were also released to […]