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The Brooklyn Sports Club Celebrates Senior Fitness Day

There was a “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On” at the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) last week when seniors ages 50 and up took a free Zumba Gold class. They shook…

The Blood Donation Process and Who Can Donate Blood

To donate blood, a New York Blood Center (NYBC) specialist performs a strictly confidential medical history screening to clear prospective donors to have their blood drawn. The entire procedure will…

Give the Gift of Life at the Spring Creek Towers Blood Drive

  Did you know one pint of blood can help save the lives of up to three people? Every three seconds someone in the United States needs a life-saving blood…

Father’s Day Gifts for Dads Planning to Go Camping This Summer

(StatePoint) Those who love to camp, hike and fish are always in need of equipment—and Father’s Day is the best time to gift outdoor-loving dads all the items that they…

Spring Creek Towers Community Mourns Passing of Beloved Resident

On Friday morning, May 1st, 2015 at 11:04 am, Jean Marilyn Holden quietly and peacefully passed over into the comfort of the LORD. Jean was born on September 11, 1941…

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,…