All the Frills Were Out At the Pre-Easter Luncheon and Hat Pageant

BY AMANDA MOSES On April 18th, the East New York community and Spring Creek Towers’ (SCT) residents were invited to don their Easter bonnets with all the frills to the…

Test Your Might with Mortal Kombat 11

BY DEAN MOSES Game: Mortal Kombat 11 Platform: Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows, Xbox One, PlayStation 4Rating: M for MatureCost: $59.99 Mortal Kombat is perhaps one of the most recognizable video…

Intergenerational Gardening

BY AMANDA MOSES Over the course of the winter and early spring months, Garden Edu-cator Jacqui Roytman hosted indoor gardening lessons for students and members of the Spring Creek Senior…

Nostalgia Made Into Puzzles

BY: DEVONTE GRIFFITHS Game: The Gardens Between Platform: Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 Rating: E for Everyone Price: $19.99 With companies constantly looking to exploit…

Students Celebrate Earth Day By Making Fruit Salads

BY AMANDA MOSES On April 12th, the Starrett Early Learning Center (SELC) kicked off their Earth Day celebration early by incorporating their monthly cooking lessons with making salads. The children…

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…