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PS 346 Hosts “Moms Bring Your Child to School Day!”

In September, PS 346 held their third annual “Dads Bring Your Child to School Day,” which has been a successful and fun experience for both parents and children. The event…

Local Students Make Strides Against Breast Cancer

Throughout the month of October, schools in the Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) community made strides against breast cancer. Students ages four through fourteen decided, each in their own way, to…

SCT Community’s Involvement in Boston Market Mural Painting

The students at Gateway Intermediate School 364 (IS 364) and Frederick Douglass Academy VIII (FDA VIII) are aspiring artists and now the entire community knows it. In an attempt to…

It’s Time To Walk For Breast Cancer

The Starrett City Lions will be walking and showing their support on Saturday, October 24th for Breast Cancer (their team name is Starrett City Lions Plus Friends); as October is…

Preparing For An Emergency

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 happen. It’s always…

School Bells Ring In the Start Bells Ring In the Start of Another Year of Learning of Another Year of Learning

Students are excited to get back into the school groove again, as they line up outside for the first day of the new school year. Their backpacks are filled with…

Newest Members to Spring Creek Towers’ Department of Public Safety

Spring Creek Towers’ Department of Public Safety held a graduation ceremony for twelve of its newest officers on Wednesday, September 9th at the Brooklyn Sports Club. A diverse group of…

Promoting Literacy One Book at A Time

The Brooklyn Reading Council (BRC) kicked off the first day of public school in New York City with a spectacular book giveaway, distributing over 1,000 free books to the Spring…

SCT Family Raising Autism Awareness

Autism is a word Sharell Cooper heard frequently, but like many other parents she did not know the particulars of the disorder. As Cooper sat nervously with her youngest daughter,…

A Place to Remember the Victims of 911

By Amanda Moses Today, fourteen years have passed since two hijacked planes struck the World Trade Center, killing nearly 3,000 people. The tragedy is forever etched in history as the…

Preparing for Rosh Hashanah

By Pamela Stern The Be’er Hagolah Institute, located at 671 Louisiana Ave, is not only starting a new school year (on September 9th) but also will be preparing the students…

A Second Chance To “Begin Again”

Everyone deserves a second chance, and Brooklyn District Attorney, Ken Thompson is going to give the people of Brooklyn an opportunity to wipe their slate clean and “Begin Again.” Begin…

Summer’s Last Sizzle

BY AMANDA MOSES The laughter of children playing and the lively banter between seniors trying to beat their opponents in games of dominos in the “G” section’s Great Lawn are…

K.N.U.L.I.F.E Basketball Camp’s Slam Dunk Summer

BY AMANDA MOSES K.N.U.L.I.F.E (Kids Need Unconditional Love Including Fun & Exercise) Basketball Camp ended the summer with a slam dunk during their end of the season tournament in the…

New Co-Directors of DPS

BY: PAMELA STERN Spring Creek Towers is pleased to announce the appointments of Vincent DeMarino and Jonathan Taormina as Co-Directors of the Department of Public Safety. They will have joint…