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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…

2014 Year in Review

January Teen Central Members had an Exciting Year BY AMANDA MOSES Members enjoyed an exciting year of kayaking, roller skating, swimming and other special events. “We want to create a safe…

Devorah Fong Pays Tribute To A Phenomenal Woman & Friend

By DEVORAH FONG, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY RELATIONS/ PUBLIC AFFAIRS Agnes and I worked together for more than 18 years; eighteen years, three months, and 15 days, and trust me, I did not have enough…

Seasons Greetings

On behalf of Spring Creek Towers Management, Office of Public Affairs & Community Relations and The Spring Creek Sun, We Wish Everyone Happy Holidays and a Healthy & Prosperous New Year. In celebration of the upcoming holidays, the offices…

Residents Bid Farewell to Kind Maintenance Worker

Residents of 1425 Pennsylvania Avenue, Spring Creek Towers’ building G2, gathered in their lobby for a surprise retirement party for Eddie Corda, the building’s maintenance worker who always went above…

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,…

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…

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…