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Lions Club’s Community Walk Raises More Than $10,000 For Cancer Cure

The Starrett City-Spring Creek Lions Club, Inc. happily announced that the community’s participation in the fifth annual Spring Creek Towers Community Breast Cancer Walk (October 25) was a success. And as a result,…

Escorted to the Spring Creek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center (SCRNC) by their National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) advisors, Georgia Eddings and Michelle Rhone, Frederick Douglass Academy VIII’s NJHS members enjoyed their holiday visit.

FDA VIII Students Share Seasons Greetings With Seniors

Members of Frederick Douglass Academy VIII’s National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) brought holiday cheer to patients at the Spring Creek Rehabilitation and Nursing Center (SCRNC) last week. Laughter and holiday…

Making a gingerbread house was a sweet treat.

ELC Parent Shows How To Make A Gingerbread House

Pre-schoolers at the Starrett Early Learning Center (ELC) had an early holiday treat last week. Jordan Carrasquillo’s mom Diane, a pastry chef, made a guest visit to his kindergarten class…

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Spring Creek Youth Federation Little League Presents Season Trophies

“Things went well last season, and we had a lot of parents involved,” Jose Lozada, President of the Spring Creek Youth Federation Little League said. On Sunday, December 14, the YouthFed (as the…

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Happy Holidays

FYI… Starrett City Tenants Association, Starrett City Girl Scouts and Spring Creek Towers’ Teen Central will be singing Christmas Carols and other holiday songs throughout the community Sunday, December 14…

ARC volunteers cheerfully served hungry guests.

SCSP Fall Ball Food Festival

Balloons and other adornments decorated the room and created a warm and festive environment in the Café at the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) during Spring Creek Senior Partners’ (SCSP) Fall…

"Here’s to Good Health, Friendship and Happy Days to Come.”

Traditional Holiday Meal Brightens Seniors Day

Last Wednesday’s light snowfall did not dampen holiday spirits at JASA Starett Senior Center when members of the community gathered for a pre-Thanksgiving lunch. “The atmosphere was so lovely, almost…

Lions who volunteered last year to wrap gifts: (left to right) Jumena Bute, Janice LaCroix, Max Abelson, Joyce Bolden, Barbara Pouncy, Jean Holden and Allen Abelson.

Lions Club to Raise Money with Holiday Gift Wrapping Service

For the past three years, the Kings Plaza Shopping Center has hosted a gift wrapping event that allows community groups to raise money for their favorite cause. On Saturday, December…

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Spooky Fun at the Children’s Festival

Spider webs, caution tape and creepy cardboard cutouts of skeletons decorated the walls and created a spooky look to the Brooklyn Sports Club’s (BSC) gym for the Children’s Annual Fall…

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Getting into Character  

For students attending P.S. 346, this past Halloween was not only about trick or treating. During the school day, they dressed as their favorite storybook characters, and participated in a…

JASA and Kingsborough Musical Society Choruses performed superbly together.

Annual Veterans Day Celebration: Honoring Their Service

Patriotic music filled the room during the JASA Starrett Senior Center’s Veterans Day celebration on November 6. More than 50 Spring Creek Towers (SCT) seniors and invited guests joined JASA…

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Community Profile: Former Resident Returns for Home-Style Training

“It’s never too late to dream” is Ingrid Valentin’s motto. The 40-year-old athlete will live her dream this weekend when she competes in the NPC National Bodybuilding Championships in Miami,…

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SLOW DOWN! IT’S THE NEW LAW

Starting today November 7, New Yorkers have to take it slow on city streets.  The new vehicle speed limit will be in effect on 90 percent of the city. Mayor…

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Veterans Speak: Putting An End To War

“The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it,” President John F. Kennedy once said. Since 1938, Americans have dedicated a day to honoring the men…

A stream of FDA VIII students filled the sidewalks of Spring Creek Towers.

FDA VIII Students Do Their Part to Find A Cancer Cure

Community Project:Support for Finding a Cancer Cure  Frederick Douglass Academy VIII is a middle school that places an emphasis on students learning how they can help to create a better…