PS 346 Opens New School Library

BY AMANDA MOSES On October 21st, Abe Stark Primary School (PS) 346 held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the official opening of their new school library. “Last spring we invested…

Students are Making Strides for Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and schools within the Spring Creek Towers’ community are banding together to shed light on this deadly disease by hosting fundraisers for cancer organizations….

Brooklyn Horror Film Festival Sets the Tone for a Scary Halloween

BY AMANDA MOSES & DEAN MOSES Many New Yorkers dub our city the center of the universe, and it is easy to see why. For one instance, our metropolis contains…

October Fun at the Brooklyn Sports Club

BY AMANDA MOSES The Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) has hosted several spectacular events this month to continue its outreach to new members as well as embrace family fun with a…

It’s Time for Lights On Afterschool

BY AMANDA MOSES On October 24th, schools across the country celebrated Lights On Afterschool, an initiative that rallies together thousands of parents, students, and teachers to spread awareness about the…

Old Spells on a New System: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Nintendo Switch Release

BY DEAN MOSESGame: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Platform: Nintendo Switch Price: $59.99Rating: M for Mature When taking the time to stop and consider, it’s incredible how far handheld gaming…

Garden Scary Scarecrows and Fall Herbs

BY AMANDA MOSES Bright orange leaves, a crisp breeze billowing throughout Spring Creek Towers’, and the occasional rain showers are a few of the signs of autumn. While the leaves…

Crocheting the Fabric of Kindness

BY AMANDA MOSES The Vandalia Sensational Seniors are interlocking the fabric of kindness one strand at a time with their crochet club (at the Vandalia Senior Center). Under the guidance…

La Borinqueña: The Puerto Rican Superhero

BY AMANDA MOSES Comic book heroes have been flooding the mainstream media for several years, especially since the creation of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Each of these caped crusaders has…

The Power of Forgiveness

Abe Stark Primary School (PS)346’s administration and staff work throughout the year to both educate students and teach them about kindness. There are times when we disagree and sometimes we…

Spooktacular Games for October

BY DEAN MOSES There are many holiday seasons throughout the year, and we all have our favorite. Some are special to us for religious reasons; others mean more to us…

Middle School Students’ Autumn Observations

BY AMANDA MOSES Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364 students were happy to be back at the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC) this school year. Many of…

Seniors Explore Latin Culture

BY AMANDA MOSES On October 11th, Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) celebrated National Hispanic Heritage Month with their annual Latin cultural presentation by HUD Service Coordinator, Denise Ruiz. National Hispanic…

Embracing Your Curves

BY AMANDA MOSES Last month, theCurvycon held its fifth annual convention for body positivity and fashion inclusivity from September 5th to September 7th at Center 415 in Manhattan. Co-founded by…

Annual National Dads Take Child to School Day

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 17th, fathers nationwide took part in Dads Take Your Child to School Day (DTYCTS). Since this initiative was introduced in 2007 by NYS Office of…