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Advertising Week Discusses Anxiety Disorder with Star-studded Panel

BY AMANDA MOSES About 80% of children suffer from a diagnosable anxiety disorder and 60% of kids are living with depression, but are not receiving treatment, according to a 2015…

New York Film Festival Premieres The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

BY DEAN MOSES We have expectations from film genres. Take westerns for instance, if we sit down to view a horse opera it is typically safe to say our prospects…

TC Vision Enraptures Students

BY AMANDA MOSES The art of making music is more than creating a song; it’s an audible expression of creativity. For 17-year-old Michael Goddard, music is an extension of himself….

Food Bazaar’s Grand Opening on Flatlands Avenue

BY AMANDA MOSES On November 1st, Food Bazaar Supermarket invited members of the East New York community to an official ribbon cutting and spectacular grand opening event at its 11110…

Time for the Fall Harvest Festival

BY: PAMELA STERN The Starrett City Tenants Association (SCTA) held their annual Fall Harvest Festival on Wednesday, October 31st in the basketball courts outside of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC)….

Local Schools Walk for A Cure

By Amanda Moses Schools throughout the Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) community are banding together to fight for a breast cancer cure. Last month, Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346, Frederick…

A Scarecrow Jubilee at SCRF’s UGC

BY AMANDA MOSES Squirrels, birds, and other little animals are wondrous creatures to observe in nature, but at the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC) they can…

New Select Bus Service for Riders of the B82

BY AMANDA MOSES On October 1st, the MTA launched a Select Bus Service (SBS) for the B82 route, which provides limited service along Pennsylvania Avenue to Bensonhurst and other parts…

Advertising Week’s Brand Building With Will Smith

BY AMANDA MOSES Building your brand is a difficult task for businesses and entrepreneurs in this digital age. There is an abundance of social media outreach to choose from, but…

SCT Scholarship Winner: Devonte Griffiths

BY AMANDA MOSES The Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) Scholarship Program has a history of awarding students who excel academically, demonstrate civic responsibility, and are involved in extracurricular activities. It is not…

The Renaming of Penn and Fountain Parks

BY AMANDA MOSES On Wednesday, September 5th, Governor Andrew Cuomo officially signed a decree renaming Penn and Fountain Parks after Brooklynite and trailblazer, Shirley Chisholm (who was both the first…

Associated Supermarket Hosts Customer Appreciation Day

BY AMANDA MOSES On June 30th, Associated Supermarket hosted their Annual Customer Appreciation day in the Spring Creek Towers’ shopping center’s parking lot. The event was held on a bright…

SCTA Installation of Officers

By: Pamela Stern The Starrett City Tenant Association’s (SCTA) new board members were sworn into their new positions on Wednesday, June 13th by the Lions Club President, James Tillmon. The…

Spring Creek Towers Changes Ownership

By Amanda Moses On May 7th, Brooksville Company LLC and Rockpoint Group LLC announced their purchase of Spring Creek Towers from its previous owner, Starrett City Associates. As a part…

IS 364 Hosts Annual Malcolm Williams Memorial Basketball Game

BY AMANDA MOSES On April 13th, Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364 hosted their annual Malcolm Williams memorial basketball game in the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC). The event was held in…