Starrett Early Learning Center’s Budding Green Thumb

BY AMANDA MOSES The students at Starett Early Learning Center (ELC) are learning all about plants this spring. Their teachers have been reading plenty of books on the things that…

What Judo Means to Judokas

BY AMANDA MOSES For almost 30 years, Spring Creek Towers (SCT) has offered a Judo program under the tutelage of Coach Parnel Legros, a United States Judo Federation’s Coach of…

Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Annual Kite Festival Soars

BY AMANDA MOSES On May 5th hundreds of multi-colored kites filled the city skyline during the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s spring kickoff event, “Lift Off: A Waterfront Kite Festival.” This…

Tribeca Film Festival’s Sneak Peak of Shadow of the Tomb Raider

BY DEAN MOSES Video games bring us together, whether it is playing side by side on a couch or playing with a friend or loved from around the world. Thanks…

Celebrating National Nurses Week

BY: AMANDA MOSES My mom is a nurse, and has been one for over 30 years. As a child, having a nurse as a mom was the greatest because I felt…

Is the Latest God of War a Masterpiece?

By Dean Moses Game: God of War Platform: PlayStation 4 Rating: M for Mature Cost: $59.99 Masterpiece. It’s a word that tends to get thrown around a lot these days….

IS 364 Hosts Annual Malcolm Williams Memorial Basketball Game

BY AMANDA MOSES On April 13th, Gateway Intermediate School (IS) 364 hosted their annual Malcolm Williams memorial basketball game in the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC). The event was held in…

New York Commemorated Oldest Woman with Street Sign

BY: AMANDA MOSES On May 1st, a street sign was erected on Vandalia Avenue in honor of New York’s oldest woman, Susannah Mushatt Jones, who passed away in her sleep…

The Red Emperor Tulips Have Blossomed

BY AMANDA MOSES  Spring has arrived at the Spring Creek Recreational Fund’s (SCRF) Urban Garden Classroom (UGC). The Red Emperor Tulips, daffodils, and other flowers have blossomed, adding a multi-colored…

Spring Creek Youth Symphony Hits High Notes For Parents

BY: PAMELA STERN The Spring Creek Youth Symphony held a mini spring concert on March 22nd, which showed the parents how well the students have been learning to play. With…

Spring Creek Afterschool Program’s FunFuzion Trip

BY AMANDA MOSES Over the spring break, the Spring Creek Afterschool Program and members of Teen Central took a trip to New Rochelle for a full day of activities at…

Tribeca Film Festival’s The Dark Premiere

BY DEAN MOSES To me, the horror genre is one of the greatest cinema has to offer. While on the surface horror may seem to offer cheap thrills, if you…

How to Properly Dispose of Waste at Spring Creek Towers

By Amanda Moses Disposing of waste, whether it is household garbage or furniture must be done properly.  Spring Creek Towers’ residents should note that there are some items that can…

Town Hall Meeting on the Proposed Ownership Change of Spring Creek Towers

By: Pamela Stern and Amanda Moses On April 15th, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries hosted a second Town Hall Meeting at the Brooklyn Sports Club on the proposed ownership change of Spring…

LOOT: MAD About Jewelry 2018

By Amanda Moses As a child, I can remember watching my aunt hunched over her desk painting beautiful designs on various pieces of jewelry in her home office. She would…