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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage month (September 15 until October 15) pays tribute to the contributions and influences of Hispanic Americans in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there…

Community Walk: Helping Making Strides in Cancer Research

“Each year that a survivor is alive to celebrate their birthday is a victory in the fight against cancer,” says Janice LaCroix, co-chair of the annual Spring Creek Towers Community…

Dad’s Assembly at P.S. 346

Approximately 200 fathers and male guardians took their children to P.S. 346 last week (September 16) and participated in the statewide celebration “Dads Take Your Child To School Day”. Before classes started and…

Fathers Turned Out in Large Numbers for Dads Day at P.S. 346

In the wee hours of the morning, Andy Scantlebury, a member of the New York City Police Department, dons his uniform and then heads off to work. On September 16,…

Urban Garden Classroom Opens Its Gates To Seniors

  Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) has added another activity to its roster.  It now has a Garden Club for community residents with a green thumb or want to acquire…

In Memory of…A Friendly and Willing Worker

  The Spring Creek Towers community mourns the passing of Christine (Candy) Nelson on September 8, 2014 after valiantly fighting an extended battle with kidney disease, which included receiving a…

Seniors Learn How to Create Fall-Free Tomorrows

  Annie McNair scrambled around her Spring Creek Towers apartment getting ready to go see her mother who resides in a nursing home.  When done preparing herself in the bathroom,…

Rosh Hashanah Ushers in the Year 5775

Yesterday was the first day of the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah.  It is considered a high holiday, during which G-d weighs all of your good and bad deeds, and…

Reading Council Gives Gift of Literacy

“I am elated by the enormous support and opportunities that our youth and their parents, teachers and neighbors are gaining today,” said Yvette Grant, coordinator of the Brooklyn Reading Council’s…