Starrett City Judo Club’s Judokas Win at LI Tournament

By: Pamela Stern Nine members of The Starrett City Judo Club participated in the 3rd Annual Long Island Open Shiai on Sunday, April 28th at the Town of Oyster Bay…

Celebrating Teacher’s Day: A Spotlight on Local Schools

May 7th marks Teacher’s Day, which is a time to show educators our appreciation for their contributions, patience, and dedication to their work. Local schools in the Spring Creek Towers’…

LOOT: MAD About Jewelry

BY AMANDA MOSES The Museum of Art and Design (MAD) hosted their 19th annual edition of the LOOT: MAD About Jewelry, showcasing 55 emerging and acclaimed artists spanning across 18…

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…

Thousand Pieces of Gold Receives 4K Restoration and Honored with Spirit of Queens Award

BY AMANDA MOSES & DEAN MOSES Often times film festivals are concerned with fresh movies that break new ground in terms of storytelling, acting, and or cinematography. However, why do…

The Third Annual Easter Hat Pageant and Luncheon at SCT

On April 18th, Community Leader Nikki Lucas, in partnership with Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, hosted the third annual Easter Luncheon and Hat Pageant at the Brooklyn Sports Club. This exuberant event…

Celebrating the Eight Days of Passover

This Passover inspired portrait was painted by Spring Creek Towers’ resident, Yakov Ryaboy. The longtime resident is a Holocaust survivor, who has found an appreciation of life through art. In…

IS 364 Students Build Hydroponic Units

BY AMANDA MOSES Spring is finally here, and with the ensuing beautiful weather and blossoming flowers begins outdoor lessons in the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC)….

Apocalypse in Your Pocket

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Darksiders Platform: Nintendo Switch Remaster Rating: M for Mature Cost: $29.99 The Nintendo Switch is swiftly becoming the console of ports, the act of transporting an…

Be Fashionable, Be Geek Chic

BY AMANDA MOSES New York Fashion Week may be the trend setter for those who want to own decadent styles by well renowned designers, but for many of us common…

IS 364 Students Learn About Simple Machines

BY AMANDA MOSES In March, IS 364 students in Laura Saccomanno’s sixth grade science class studied simple ma-chines. The children discussed devices such as: a wheel and axle, pulley, blinds,…

The Queens World Film Festival

BY AMANDA MOSES And it’s a wrap for the ninth annual Queens World Film Festival (QWFF) after another amazing showcase series in the Museum of the Moving Image, featuring 200…

Spring Into Gaming

By Dean Moses The world of video games has both wet and dry periods, times of the year when new releases flood the market and others when the well dries,…

Judokas Proudly Win Medals

BY: PAMELA STERN On Sunday, March 24th, eleven of the students who are registered in the Starrett Judo Club parti-cipated in The New Rochelle Open which is an Annual Championship…

JASA’s Purim Masquerade

BY AMANDA MOSES On March 20th, JASA Starrett Senior Center hosted a Purim masquerade themed party in the lower level of the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC). Celebrants were invited to…