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Tech Talk Exclusive: Interview with Yacht Club Games

By Dean Moses Do you ever wonder who made your favorite video game when you sit down to play it? Do you ever wonder what inspired those men and women…

Reporter’s Reflections: Living Below the Line for a Second Time

BY AMANDA MOSES I have often heard of the term, “hangry,” a slang word for being so hungry that you are filled with Hulk-like rage, but I have never used…

Rising Stars Take the Stage!

Last week, the Gateway Intermediate Middle School 364’s afterschool program, New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL), presented their first annual talent show. The program’s staff members helped students create…

Honoring Spring Creek Towers’ Volunteers

Last month was National Volunteer Month, when community organizations like Spring Creek Senior Partners and JASA Starrett Senior Center celebrated the work volunteers do year-round. JASA kicked off their ceremony…

Inquiring Photographer: Appreciating Mothers

What makes Mother’s Day special for you? What would you like for Mother’s Day?           

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…

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…

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,…

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…

A Day For Hearts

To my best friends, This is just a mere thank you when you deserve so much more. You have devoted your life to others, allowing them to be happy, while,…

New York City Blizzard

BY AMANDA MOSES On Monday of this past week, the National Weather Service’s meteorologists predicted a winter storm of epic proportions would hit the northeast coast of the United States…

NYC Comptroller Answers Questions From the Spring Creek Sun

A MESSAGE FROM COMPTROLLER SCOTT M. STRINGER: I am looking forward to meeting with residents of Starrett City/Spring Creek Towers at a Town Hall on Wednesday, February 11. Please join…

2014 Year in Review: July to December

July Spring Creek Towers, The Community That Keeps On Giving BY AGNES E. GREEN Make no mistake about it, Spring Creek Towers (SCT) has residents who genuinely care about people…

Agnes E. Green, Editor-in-Chief of The Spring Creek Sun, Passes

Agnes Elizabeth Green, affectionately known as “Cookie,” was the eldest of seven children born on December 24, 1945 to David Cokley and Agnes Cokley. She was born and raised in…

Decking The Halls

Twas’ the season for holiday beauty during the fifth annual “Decorate Your Building’s Lobby for the Holidays,” event sponsored by the Starrett City Tenants Association (SCTA). About 32 Spring Creek Towers’ buildings participated in the…