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Community Pantry Offers Locally Grown Produce

BY AMANDA MOSES Twice a month the local, nonprofit organization Sisters With Purpose Inc. (SWP) hosts a food pantry for Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) residents. For several years, volunteers and…

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Hundreds Attend Dads Take Your Child to School Event

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 19th, fathers throughout the tri-state area participated in Dads Take Your Children to School (DTYCTS), an event that strengthens the relationship between students and parents….

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SCTA Thanks Residents

BY AMANDA MOSES On Friday, August 11th, the Starrett City Tenants Association (SCTA) hosted a “Thank You” party for residents who participated in either the winter lobby decoration extravaganza or…

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Spring Creek Towers’ 2017 Scholarship Program Winners

BY: PAMELA STERN High school seniors and their families have a full agenda and are faced with many stressors during the final year of high school: SATs, ACTs, successfully completing…

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National Senior Health and Fitness Day

By Amanda Moses Compression leggings, sweat resistant tank tops, and running sneakers were the style of choice during the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) annual National Senior Health and Fitness Day….

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Democratic Candidates Forum at The Brooklyn Sports Club

By: Pamela Stern NY State Committeewoman, Nikki Lucas along with The People First Democratic Club, held a forum for Kings County Civil Court Judge Candidates and District Attorney Candidates on…

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Inquiring Photographers asks: What are your summer plans

              Kimara Green, a staff member at Frederick Douglass Academy VIII: “I plan on taking several vacations this summer. We will be going to…

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Members of Sisters with Purpose Win A Trip to the Ellen Show

BY AMANDA MOSES Heartfelt dedication and continuous work running a food pantry earned two members of Sisters With Purpose Inc. (SWP) a free trip to the Ellen Show in Los…

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Spring Creek Youth Symphony’s Instructors Perform for Community

BY: PAMELA STERN On December 22, the Spring Creek Towers’ community was privy to a special holiday concert where the instructors of the Spring Creek Towers Youth Symphony and PS…

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Let’s Dance Away Breast Cancer

By Amanda Moses October is Breast Cancer Awareness month; this year the Starrett City Lions Club will be coordinating a Zumba dance fundraiser at the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) in…

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It’s Always Best To Be Prepared for an Emergency

By: Pamela Stern It’s that time of the year, when the weather starts to drastically change and we need to be prepared for any type of emergency situation that may…

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Celebrating Twenty Years of Touro College in SCT

By Amanda Moses Mahatma Gandhi once said, “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” Without those who standup and push for change, we wouldn’t be…

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Breaking Records at the Rio Olympics

BY AMANDA MOSES The Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janerio, Brazil came to a close on Sunday with a blaze of color, samba music and beautiful dance routines. Every…

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Ways to Stay Fit this Summer in Spring Creek Towers

BY: MALICK MERCIER The sweltering days of July have taken their toll on each and every one of us at Spring Creek Towers (SCT). Some may be wondering how to…

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New Bicycle Lanes and Speed Humps

BY: PAMELA STERN New York City’s Department of Transportation (NYC DOT) has started to install new bicycle paths and speed humps to improve the access to the Jamaica Bay Greenway…