Issues 2014

District 19’s Local Schools Show Off Their Interpretation of Art

BY: PAMELA STERN Each of the three schools nestled in the Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) community participated in District 19’s Showcase of Excellence in East New York: Celebrating Cultures of…

Finding Your Voice Through Art

BY AMANDA MOSES Late at night, Megan Casey sits in the corner of her bedroom in Spring Creek Towers, pouring over her drawing desk with a variety of colored pencils…

Five Tips to Avoid Dry Winter Skin

BY PAMELA STERN This winter we are feeling the temperatures drop and this will cause your skin to feel dry. Make-up artist, Marisol Rivera has five tips for you to…

Watching the Solar Eclipse from SCT

BY AMANDA MOSES Monday, August 21st was not the usual dreary work day. In fact, many New Yorkers, as well as others across the United States, gathered in parks to…

FAQs Around Spring Creek Towers

H-Garage Q: When will the H-Garage be open for residents? A: The H Garage re-opened on Monday, August 14, 2017 with a capacity to hold 500 cars. The renovated H…

Understanding Life’s Impermanence Through Art

By Amanda Moses Members of JASA Starrett Senior Center are enraptured by art— whether it is sketching inanimate objects found around their apartment, painting portraits in JASA’s art-based programs or…

The Resurgence of Bed Bugs

By Amanda Moses In August, the Spring Creek Sun featured an informative article on bed bugs. Remember, those pesky, tiny, flat, oval shaped parasitic insects that leave red bite marks…

Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection Review

  By Dean Moses Game: Uncharted: the Nathan Drake Collection Platform: PS4 Rated: T for Teen Cost: $59,99   The PlayStation 3 had a trilogy of games that defined it—a group…

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…

Safety Tips for a Happy Holiday Season

The winter holiday season is officially upon us.  From Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, January 2015, it will be one of the busiest and most enjoyable times of the year…

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…

Walking in a Winter Wonderland!

From the kindergarten to the fifth grade, P.S. 346 students and teachers transformed their school’s hallways into winter wonderlands. Using themes from books and stories they read or knew about,…

Elementary School Students Helping To Eliminate Hunger

  Students at P.S. 346 embraced the spirit of giving by collecting over 1,000 pounds of canned and other non perishable foods to help feed those in need. After a…