• St. Pats
    March 13, 2015

    Fun Facts About St. Patrick’s Day

    St. Patrick’s Day, celebrated annually on March 17th, has been observed for over 1,000 years in honor of the patron saint of Ireland. Origins St. Pa...
  • Jerry Killebrew (seated) was presented with a Citation
from Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams for his
“exceptional commitment to service and to advancing
the wellbeing and progress of residents in our Brooklyn
communities and throughout the Greater New York
Area.”
    March 13, 2015

    Spring Creek Towers Community Mourns Pas...

    Provided by the Killebrew family Jerry Killebrew was born July 13, 1943. He was the only child of the late Dorothy Shoaf, and one of the late John Kil...
  • Womens-history-month
    March 13, 2015

    Honoring Women in Spring Creek Towers

    March is Women’s History Month—a time to celebrate the many contributions women have made to society. These women of character, courage, talent an...
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    March 13, 2015

    Confessions of a Plus-size Shopper

    Have you ever found yourself in a clothing store admiring the attire draped over a stick-figured mannequin, wishing it were available in your size? As...
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    March 13, 2015

    JASA Celebrates Purim with a Masquerade ...

    A carnival-like atmosphere filled the JASA Starrett Senior Center as members commemorated the Jewish holiday of Purim (March 4) with a masquerade them...
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    March 13, 2015

    Game Play/ Dead or Alive Last Round

     Rating: M for Mature  Consoles: Xbox One and PlayStation 4  Cost: $40 Dead Or Alive, the long-running beat ‘em up franchise has hit the PlayStat...
St. Pats

Fun Facts About St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day, celebrated annually on March 17th, has been observed for over 1,000 years in honor of the patron saint of Ireland. Origins St. Patrick brought Christianity to the…

Jerry Killebrew (seated) was presented with a Citation
from Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams for his
“exceptional commitment to service and to advancing
the wellbeing and progress of residents in our Brooklyn
communities and throughout the Greater New York
Area.”

Spring Creek Towers Community Mourns Passing of Respected Leader

Provided by the Killebrew family Jerry Killebrew was born July 13, 1943. He was the only child of the late Dorothy Shoaf, and one of the late John Killebrew’s seven…

Womens-history-month

Honoring Women in Spring Creek Towers

March is Women’s History Month—a time to celebrate the many contributions women have made to society. These women of character, courage, talent and commitment have fought for equality and change,…

techtalk01

Confessions of a Plus-size Shopper

Have you ever found yourself in a clothing store admiring the attire draped over a stick-figured mannequin, wishing it were available in your size? As a plus-size woman, I know…

JASA03

JASA Celebrates Purim with a Masquerade Party

A carnival-like atmosphere filled the JASA Starrett Senior Center as members commemorated the Jewish holiday of Purim (March 4) with a masquerade themed party. Seniors donned colorful masks and partied…

IMG_3122

Game Play/ Dead or Alive Last Round

 Rating: M for Mature  Consoles: Xbox One and PlayStation 4  Cost: $40 Dead Or Alive, the long-running beat ‘em up franchise has hit the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One for…

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From the Book Shelf /”American Ghost: The True Story of a Family’s Haunted Past” By Hannah Nordhaus

The La Posada hotel in Santa Fe, New Mexico, was once a grand family home. Built in 1882 by Abraham Staab, a Jewish merchant, for his wife, Julia, and their…

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Kanye West Announced New Album, ‘So Help Me God’& Presented His Adidas Collection At NYFW

This is Yeezus season! Music artist turned fashion designer and creative director, Kanye West, also known as “Yeezus or Yeezy,” recently released the name and cover art to his seventh…

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Take Small Steps to Better Health

(StatePoint) Staying healthy doesn’t have to mean overhauling your lifestyle. Sometimes small changes can have big impacts. Take it from celebrity fitness trainer, Latreal “La” Mitchell, “Everyone can reach their…

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Funny Flower

It’s strange, it’s lovely, it’s a thistle, it’s a flower, it’s the pale-green blossom of spring — it’s the artichoke. Artichokes are in season, so it’s time to go to…

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Preparing for Warmer Days

Dear EarthTalk: I’ve been hearing a lot about the dangers of sunscreens. What is the latest on efforts to make them safer and more effective?   – Phyllis Lothran, Tallahassee, FL  After…

Money Matters March 13

National Parks Pass Is Summer Bargain

Tired of the winter snow, icy streets and overall horrible weather?  Do not worry, spring is just around here and with the flowers comes Spring Break! If you are planning…

Time and Money-Saving Gift Ideas

(StatePoint) If you have a big family or a lot of friends, you may find yourself find yourself too short on time — and cash for that matter — to…

Give Parties a Boost with Gourmet Cheese

(StatePoint) There’s more to Parmigiano Reggiano cheese than you may have considered. While delicious grated over pasta, it also can be served on its own or paired with other flavors…

Irish Skillet

I’ve been proud of my Irish heritage ever since I was young enough to wear shamrocks and green clothing on St. Patrick’s Day. Erin Go Bragh! 1/3 cup water 3…