• Charanga
    October 9, 2014

    Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

    National Hispanic Heritage month (September 15 until October 15) pays tribute to the contributions and influences of Hispanic Americans in the United ...
  • Members of Spring Creek Towers  community  happily walked in support of cancer research last year.
    October 9, 2014

    Community Walk: Helping Making Strides i...

    “Each year that a survivor is alive to celebrate their birthday is a victory in the fight against cancer,” says Janice LaCroix, co-chair of the an...
  • ROSH HASHANA
    October 3, 2014

    Rosh Hashanah Ushers in the Year 5775

    Yesterday was the first day of the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah.  It is considered a high holiday, during which G-d weighs all of your good and bad ...
  • No Good Deed
    October 3, 2014

    “No Good Deed” Defies Critics

    I have mentioned that I am the prejudice movie reviewer. I will head for a theater with a notion of the worth of  the film I will see.  I might...
  • cap dos
    October 3, 2014

    Secret Revealed, Family Ties Strengthen

      The emotionless therapist stared at me intently. My mother sat next to me, awkwardly staring at a painting hanging on the wall. With a sigh, th...
  • Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) Garden Club members gathered around the Urban Garden Classroom’s (UGC) Environmental Educator Randy Cameron, Jr. to learn how to properly start the growth of a vegetable plant by potting its seed in soil.
    September 26, 2014

    Urban Garden Classroom Opens Its Gates T...

      Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) has added another activity to its roster.  It now has a Garden Club for community residents with a green t...
  • Spring Creek Towers resident Morris Fielstein, 91, was a lucky raffle winner at Spring Creek Senior Partners’ “Strong Today, Falls Free Tomorrow ” seminar conducted by Kathleen Mangiaracina, Brookdale University Hospital Physician Assistant and Trauma Coordinator.
    September 26, 2014

    Seniors Learn How to Create Fall-Free To...

      Annie McNair scrambled around her Spring Creek Towers apartment getting ready to go see her mother who resides in a nursing home.  When done p...
  • September 26, Spring Creek Sun
    September 26, 2014

    Dad’s Assembly at P.S. 346

    Approximately 200 fathers and male guardians took their children to P.S. 346 last week (September 16) and participated in the statewide celebration ...
  • October 24, 2014

    Dogs Ready to Aid Vets

    If you’re a veteran with PTSD that hasn’t been handled well thus far, or a veteran with a service-related disability, here’s a possi...
  • October 24, 2014

    Diet Can Cut Risk of Prostate Cancer

    Do you believe that lycopene, which is found in certain foods such as cooked tomatoes, can help prevent prostate cancer?  Dr. Roach says: Lycopene, a...
  • Leadership
    October 23, 2014

    Accepting the Mantle of Leadership Adds ...

      The transition from childhood to adulthood is an inevitable juncture that we all must come across in our lives. This transition requires great ...
  • After the festivities, the birthday group posed for a picture: On the far left
Galina Stanishevskaga, 74, Jean Robertson, 85, Florence Lennon, 84, Riva
Moshaev, 62, Shirley Nightingale, 84, Morris Fielstein, 91, Jacob Gurveitch,
79, Audrey Earle, 70, Irving Katz, 87, Viola Fulton, 80, Livia Jacobson, 85,
Angel Claudette, 69, Doris Davis, 77, Maria Ruiz, 73, and Simona Bucknor,
83.
    October 23, 2014

    JASA Members Celebrate Birthdays and the...

      On September 24, members of the JASA Starrett City Senior Center danced the morning away during a party that celebrated members’ birthdays an...
  • October 10, 2014

    Vintage Fruit Jars

      Q: At a farm sale earlier this summer, I bought several older fruit jars. One is especially interesting. It is a “Leader” jar with ...
  • I-Want-My-MTV
    October 10, 2014

    From the Book Shelf: “I Want My MT...

    If the MTV era of the 1980s meant something to you, if it was an essential part of your musical and television life, then “I Want My MTV” ...
Charanga
Important

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage month (September 15 until October 15) pays tribute to the contributions and influences of Hispanic Americans in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there…

Members of Spring Creek Towers  community  happily walked in support of cancer research last year.
Important

Community Walk: Helping Making Strides in Cancer Research

“Each year that a survivor is alive to celebrate their birthday is a victory in the fight against cancer,” says Janice LaCroix, co-chair of the annual Spring Creek Towers Community…

ROSH HASHANA
Important

Rosh Hashanah Ushers in the Year 5775

Yesterday was the first day of the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah.  It is considered a high holiday, during which G-d weighs all of your good and bad deeds, and…

No Good Deed
Important

“No Good Deed” Defies Critics

I have mentioned that I am the prejudice movie reviewer. I will head for a theater with a notion of the worth of  the film I will see.  I might…

cap dos
Important

Secret Revealed, Family Ties Strengthen

  The emotionless therapist stared at me intently. My mother sat next to me, awkwardly staring at a painting hanging on the wall. With a sigh, the disinterested therapist asked…

Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) Garden Club members gathered around the Urban Garden Classroom’s (UGC) Environmental Educator Randy Cameron, Jr. to learn how to properly start the growth of a vegetable plant by potting its seed in soil.
Important

Urban Garden Classroom Opens Its Gates To Seniors

  Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) has added another activity to its roster.  It now has a Garden Club for community residents with a green thumb or want to acquire…

Spring Creek Towers resident Morris Fielstein, 91, was a lucky raffle winner at Spring Creek Senior Partners’ “Strong Today, Falls Free Tomorrow ” seminar conducted by Kathleen Mangiaracina, Brookdale University Hospital Physician Assistant and Trauma Coordinator.
Important

Seniors Learn How to Create Fall-Free Tomorrows

  Annie McNair scrambled around her Spring Creek Towers apartment getting ready to go see her mother who resides in a nursing home.  When done preparing herself in the bathroom,…

September 26, Spring Creek Sun
Important

Dad’s Assembly at P.S. 346

Approximately 200 fathers and male guardians took their children to P.S. 346 last week (September 16) and participated in the statewide celebration “Dads Take Your Child To School Day”. Before classes started and…

Dogs Ready to Aid Vets

If you’re a veteran with PTSD that hasn’t been handled well thus far, or a veteran with a service-related disability, here’s a possible answer for you: dogs. Specially trained Guide…

Diet Can Cut Risk of Prostate Cancer

Do you believe that lycopene, which is found in certain foods such as cooked tomatoes, can help prevent prostate cancer?  Dr. Roach says: Lycopene, a vitamin A-like substance found in…

Leadership

Accepting the Mantle of Leadership Adds Elements of Maturity

  The transition from childhood to adulthood is an inevitable juncture that we all must come across in our lives. This transition requires great responsibility and maturity and can appear…

After the festivities, the birthday group posed for a picture: On the far left
Galina Stanishevskaga, 74, Jean Robertson, 85, Florence Lennon, 84, Riva
Moshaev, 62, Shirley Nightingale, 84, Morris Fielstein, 91, Jacob Gurveitch,
79, Audrey Earle, 70, Irving Katz, 87, Viola Fulton, 80, Livia Jacobson, 85,
Angel Claudette, 69, Doris Davis, 77, Maria Ruiz, 73, and Simona Bucknor,
83.

JASA Members Celebrate Birthdays and the Jewish New Year

  On September 24, members of the JASA Starrett City Senior Center danced the morning away during a party that celebrated members’ birthdays and Rosh Hashanah. The center, located in…

Vintage Fruit Jars

  Q: At a farm sale earlier this summer, I bought several older fruit jars. One is especially interesting. It is a “Leader” jar with glass lid and wire bail….

I-Want-My-MTV

From the Book Shelf: “I Want My MTV” by Rob Tannenbaum and Craig Marks

If the MTV era of the 1980s meant something to you, if it was an essential part of your musical and television life, then “I Want My MTV” should be…

The_Equalizer

“The Equalizer” Adds Screen Credit to Denzel’s Filmography

I first saw Denzel Washington in the play “A Soldier’s Story” in New York City in 1981. The production was off-Broadway, presented by the world famous, Negro Ensemble Company. He…

October 10th Weekly Sodoku Puzzle

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