SCSP Fall Ball Food Festival

Balloons and other adornments decorated the room and created a warm and festive environment in the Café at the Brooklyn Sports Club (BSC) during Spring Creek Senior Partners’ (SCSP) Fall…

Traditional Holiday Meal Brightens Seniors Day

Last Wednesday’s light snowfall did not dampen holiday spirits at JASA Starett Senior Center when members of the community gathered for a pre-Thanksgiving lunch. “The atmosphere was so lovely, almost…

Lions Club to Raise Money with Holiday Gift Wrapping Service

For the past three years, the Kings Plaza Shopping Center has hosted a gift wrapping event that allows community groups to raise money for their favorite cause. On Saturday, December…

Shoppers Toy Safety Guide

Christmas and Hanukkah play big parts in the winter holidays’ gift giving season. Family members flock to toy shops to buy presents for the children in their lives. Their presents…

Civics Lesson: High School Students Vote To Close Controversial “Poor Door”

Last month, 51 New York City high school students participated in the 13th Annual CUNY Model City Council Project’s debate in the City Council Chambers at City Hall in Manhattan….

In case of Identity Theft

Make sure you change your passwords for all online accounts. When changing your password, make it long, strong and unique, with a mix of upper and lowercase letters, numbers and…

PERSPECTIVE/America’s Women Veterans Deserve Better

More than a quarter-million American women served honorably in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. These brave women sacrificed much to keep us safe. Now that they are home, our country…

Reports

November 23/1:56 p.m. After reviewing the surveillance videotape of building C2, Spring Creek Towers (SCT) Department of Public Safety (DPS) was able to identify the individual who broke a glass…

December

WE WISH EVERYONE IN OUR COMMUNITY A WONDERFUL HOLIDAY SEASON AND A HAPPY AND HEALTHY NEW YEAR   STAYING HEALTHY IN THE NEW YEAR and LIVING A LONGER AND HEALTHIER…

Brief NYC School Calendar/Closings & Test Dates

Winter Recess: Schools are closed… Wednesday, December 24 thru Friday, January 2, 2015; School resumes Monday, January 5 Martin Luther King JR. Day: Schools are closed Monday, January 19, 2015…

Getting Your Vehicle Ready For Winter

It’s foolhardy to head out in a poorly maintained vehicle in the dead of winter, of course, but even vehicle owners in temperate zones need a car care check as…

Decking the Halls Without Breaking the Bank

You know “stuff” isn’t what makes the holiday season truly fulfilling. Yet each year, despite your best intentions, you end up shopping too much, rushing too much, stressing too much…and…

Why are the Holidays So Hazardous to Our Health?

Physician Shares Tips for Giving Your Body What It Needs to Fight Illness It’s a sad statistical fact: The holidays, from Christmas to New Year’s, are a treacherous time when…

Don’t Be Shy with your Doctor about Embarrassing Gastrointestinal Symptoms

(StatePoint) The most uncomfortable afflictions are often the most embarrassing. And anorectal health issues can interfere with almost everything one does, from sitting on a bus to enjoying a meal…