Moms and Dads Show School Spirit

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 18th, fathers throughout the tri-state area participated in “Dads Take Your Children to School” (DTYCTS), an event that was created to help strengthen the relationship…

Spring Creek Senior Partners Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 26th Spring Creek Senior Partners (SCSP) hosted their annual Hispanic Heritage event, commemorating Latino history, culture, music, and tradition. National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated…

Review of Never Alone

Game: Never Alone Platform: PlayStation 4, Android, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, iOS, Microsoft Windows, Wii U, Mac, Linux Developer: Upper One Games Rating: E for Everyone 10+ Price: $14.99 BY:…

The Beauty of NYFW and Nana Judy’s Runway Debut

BY AMANDA MOSES On Thursday, September 6th, New York Fashion Week (NYFW) kicked off its celebration of the season’s most stylish looks at Spring Studios in Manhattan. For the first…

Shining a Spotlight on Literacy Needs

BY AMANDA MOSES On September 8th, the Brooklyn Reading Council (BRC) held their annual International Literacy Day (ILD) book giveaway at the Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) shopping center, distributing over…

SCT Scholarship Winner: Devonte Griffiths

BY AMANDA MOSES The Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) Scholarship Program has a history of awarding students who excel academically, demonstrate civic responsibility, and are involved in extracurricular activities. It is not…

Marvel’s Friendly Neighborhood Spiderman is Back in Action

By Dean Moses Game: Marvel’s Spider-Man Platform: PS4 Rating: T for Teen Price: $59.99 In the Marvel comic book universe New York City is inhabited by many illustrious superheroes, from…

From the Bookshelf / A Fantastic Female Anthology

BY AMANDA MOSES Anthologies are so much more than a simple compilation of short stories; they are the sweet fruit growing within the ever-growing tree of literature. With so many…

A Legacy Worth Commemorating

BY: DEVONTE GRIFFITHS Game: Rogue Legacy Platform: Microsoft Windows, Linux, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One Rating: E for Everyone 10+ Price: $14.99 Rogue Legacy has recently updated…

Students are Back at the SCRF UGC

BY AMANDA MOSES The dense humidity and continuous rainstorms may not be comfortable weather conditions for New Yorkers, but the plants at Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC)…

It’s Back to School for New York City Public School Teachers and Students

BY: PAMELA STERN The alarms went off on Wednesday, September 5th as teachers and students in the NYC Public Schools returned to their classrooms for a new and exciting school…

The Renaming of Penn and Fountain Parks

BY AMANDA MOSES On Wednesday, September 5th, Governor Andrew Cuomo officially signed a decree renaming Penn and Fountain Parks after Brooklynite and trailblazer, Shirley Chisholm (who was both the first…

L’Shana Tova, It’s Rosh Hashanah!

By Pamela Stern On the evening of Sunday, September 9th begins the start of the Jewish New Year, which is 5779. At the temples and synagogues people will be wishing…

Fire Pro Wrestling World Takes The Championship

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Fire Pro Wrestling World Platform: PlayStation and Microsoft Windows Rating: T for Teen Cost: $49.99 For years now the WWE2K series has had a monopoly on…

SCRF Receives Grant for Compost Bin

BY AMANDA MOSES In June, the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC) was awarded a mini-grant for a com-post bin from Grow to Learn, which is a…