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Ghost Story: An Emotionally Haunting Tale

BY DEAN MOSES With a title like A Ghost Story, one might assume this film is brimming with terrifying supernatural moments, à la Paranormal Activity or Poltergeist. While there are…

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Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles Review

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles Platform: PlayStation and Windows Rated: E for Everyone Cost: $29.99 Are you tired of shooting inter-dimensional aliens or fighting for glory…

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PS 346’s Year-End Concert

BY AMANDA MOSES PS 346’s ended their school year with a Motown-themed concert, featuring dance repertoires performed by students in the second grade through fifth grade. The entire auditorium was…

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JASA Hosts A Birthday Party and 38-Year Anniversary Celebration

BY AMANDA MOSES On June 28th, JASA Starrett Senior Center combined their quarterly birthday party with a commemorative celebration of 38 years serving older adults in the Spring Creek Towers…

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Monarch Butterflies Flourish at SCRF UGC

BY AMANDA MOSES Fluttering around the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC) are colorful butterflies, bright bumble bees and an assortment of birds. These beautiful creatures are…

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Spring Creek Teen Central Pool Party

BY AMANDA MOSES On June 21st, Spring Creek Teen Central kicked off their summer vacation with a pool party at the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC). This annual celebration is a…

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PS 346’s Fifth Grade’s Graduation

BY: PAMELA STERN The auditorium at PS 346 was all decked out in blue and white in anticipation of the fifth grade graduation. This group of 10 and 11 year…

Some Tips for Electrical Safety

BY: PAMELA STERN According to the Fire Department of New York City, two thirds of electrical fires begin in plugs or cords of refrigerators or lamps and frayed cords expose…

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Loot Crate Giveaway for Gamers and Comic Book Lovers

 Y DEAN MOSES Some people make the mistake of presuming video games are still children’s play things, when, in fact, they are rivaling—and sometimes beating—movies, television, and music sales. This…

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Movin’ On Up

By: Pamela Stern On Thursday, June 22, 2017, the auditorium of Canarsie High School was filled with blue and white balloons and an arch of balloons in the school’s colors…

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Three Sister Garden

BY AMANDA MOSES Companion gardening has been a viable planting method for farmers for hundreds of years. It is a guided method that Native American Tribes, such as the Iroquois…

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Onward and Upward for FDA VIII Students!

BY: PAMELA STERN On Tuesday, June 20th, parents, and family members of students from Frederick Douglas Academy VIII (FDA VIII) gathered at the South Shore Educational Complex in anticipation of…

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Don’t Delay

This year the 13th 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…

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Clowning Around at PS 346’s Annual Carnival

BY AMANDA MOSES On June 14th, PS 346 ended the school year with their annual carnival, featuring a colorful display of face painting booths and dozens of bouncy castles stretching…

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Spring Creek Afterschool Program’s Concert

BY AMANDA MOSES Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) has an assortment of youth-oriented activities available to the community, offering cultural enrichment and recreational fun for children of all ages. On June…