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.

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…

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.

Urban Garden Classroom Opens Its Gates To Seniors

By Agnes Green 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…

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.

Seniors Learn How to Create Fall-Free Tomorrows

By Amanda Moses, Agnes E. Green Annie McNair scrambled around her Spring Creek Towers apartment getting ready to go see her mother who resides in a nursing home.  When done…


Rosh Hashanah Ushers in the Year 5775

By Amanda Moses 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…

No Good Deed

“No Good Deed” Defies Critics

By George Gaffney 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…

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Secret Revealed, Family Ties Strengthen

By Kelly Taylor 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…

September 26, Spring Creek Sun

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…

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Jobs Immediately Available for October

New York City Open Competitive Exams School Safety Agent, Exam No. 5307, file through October 31st Traffic Enforcement Agent, Exam No. 5308, file through October 31st For further information on…

Job Corps Works

Job Corps Works (NAPS) — For many young people, traditional paths to successful careers do not always take a straight, well-marked line. The expense of college, family turmoil, economic hardship and…