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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…

Construction in the H-Garage Starts Next Month

BY AMANDA MOSES Starting in September, the HGarage will be the first to undergo a major reconstruction. The HGarage was chosen because of its deteriorating conditions, particularly the large cracks…

Frederick Douglass Academy VIII Salutes the Class of 2015

Frederick Douglass Academy VIII’s Class of 2015 held their graduation at the Brooklyn Museum on Friday, June 19th. This wasn’t an ordinary graduation this celebration had some distinctions. There were…

Bright Future For IS 364 Graduates

Gateway Intermediate School 364’s Class of 2015’s graduation was held on Monday, June 22nd. Students wore their school colors of blue and white with pride as they filed into the…

FRONT VS BACK BASKETBALL REGISTRATION FORM

This year the 11th Annual Front vs. Back Basketball games are back, and they will be played on the Spring Creek Towers Basketball courts in the C-section on Saturday, August…

Cooling off in the Pool

Students at the Starrett Early Learning Center’s (ELC) summer camp are participating in one of the most fun recreational activities in the summer— swimming. Twice a week students ages, four…

Spring Creek Towers Scholarship Program Awardees

By Pam Stern It’s that time of the year and seventeen students will be receiving scholarships from the Spring Creek Towers Scholarship Program. This year’s recipients will receive varying amounts,…

Spring Creek Towers’ Residents Help Save Lives

One of the most beautiful things about humanity is our ability to empathize and help others. In doing so, sometimes the smallest acts of kindness can make a difference. On…