July 3, 2015

Students Showcase Community Website

Since April, the Spring Creek Sun has followed the Spring Creek After School’s scholastic journey with their awarded grant from the Partnership for After School Education (PASE), which intertwined cultural…

Bright Future For IS 364 Graduates

Gateway Intermediate School 364’s Class of 2015’s graduation was held on Monday, June 22nd. Students wore their school colors of blue and white with pride as they filed into the…

Frederick Douglass Academy VIII Salutes the Class of 2015

Frederick Douglass Academy VIII’s Class of 2015 held their graduation at the Brooklyn Museum on Friday, June 19th. This wasn’t an ordinary graduation this celebration had some distinctions. There were…

FRONT VS BACK BASKETBALL REGISTRATION FORM

This year the 11th Annual Front vs. Back Basketball games are back, and they will be played on the Spring Creek Towers Basketball courts in the C-section on Saturday, August…

Will This Be Batman’s Last Night As the Dark Knight?

By Dean Moses Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows and Mac OS Rated: M for Mature Cost: $59.99 “This is how it happens. This is how the batman died.”…

Pregnancy Stretch Marks: What To Expect

For many women (and men too), stretch marks can be an eyesore. When you think you have noticed all of your stretch marks, BAM comes along those long, fine, wiggly…

Cooling off in the Pool

Students at the Starrett Early Learning Center’s (ELC) summer camp are participating in one of the most fun recreational activities in the summer— swimming. Twice a week students ages, four…

Reducing the Fear of Falling

Spring Creek Senior Partners Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NORC) Supportive Services Programs partnered with the Visiting Nurse Service of NY (VNS-NY) to offer a program called “A Matter of Balance.”…

Red-bellied Woodpecker Spotted

Growing up in New York City, a lot of people think the extent of bird species range from sparrows to pigeons; however, vast grasslands, wetlands and areas with large amounts…

Agent Orange Appeal Denied

Recently, a U.S. District Court dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Blue Water veteran who appealed his denial of benefits after he claimed exposure to Agent Orange (a disease caused…

Boosting Your Car’s Fuel Efficiency

Dear EarthTalk: Summer is near and I am planning a big road trip. Do you have any tips for boosting my car’s fuel efficiency on long, hot drives? — Esther…

Top Summer Reading List

Now that school is over and the weather is starting to get nice out, it’s the perfect time for parents to have their children reading over the summer to sharpen…

Free Meals to Boost Children’s Nutrition During Summer Months

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the availability of free summer meals sites throughout the state to provide children from low-income households with fresh, healthy food when schools are out of…

Casual and Colorful Desserts Made Easy

(Family Features) Everyone will be bringing something to the 4th of July picnic, but you can bring the grand finale. Each of these tasty sweet treats captures the flair of…

Red, White and Blue Swirled Cupcakes

Everyone loves picnic treats they can grab and eat, and these July 4th cupcakes also bring pyrotechnics to the plate. Each is topped with an explosive three-color swirl of icing,…