Save Twice with the Saver’s Credit

If you are a low-to-moderate income worker, you can take steps now to save two ways for the same amount. With the saver’s credit you can save for your retirement…

Hip Hop Review: Hood Billionaire: Rick Ross’ Set To Drop Second Album Of 2014

There was once a quote that read, “Rappers from this era won’t have longevity or have a five consecutive year run.” Miami’s own Rick Ross proved that the quote is…

From the BookShelf/ “Catification” By Jackson Galaxy and Kate Benjamin (Penguin Group)

Viewers of Animal Planet’s “My Cat From Hell” know Jackson Galaxy as the guy with the guitar case full of cat toys and a knack for talking recalcitrant cats down…

November

FALL BALL INTERNATIONAL FOOD FESTIVAL NOVEMBER 25th @ NOON-2 PM Your favorite event is back – INTERNATIONAL FOOD FESTIVAL. Join us as we celebrate the holidays, our community and our…

Places of Worship

Southern Baptist Church 820 Stanley Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11207 (718) 272-4848 Fax: (718) 272-0897 Reverend Clarence E. Williams, Pastor Bethlehem Baptist Church Rev. Larry Camp Pastor. Located at 1962 Linden…

Job Resource Directory

City Jobs: The Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) holds civil service exams for City Jobs. New exams open for filing on the first Wednesday of each month. For more information,…

Resident Alert

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In Case of Emergency

Spring Creek Towers Office of Public Affairs and Community Relations is constantly updating its list of residents who require special attention in emergency situations.  If you have any life support…

Reports

November 9/4:22 p.m.  Spring Creek Towers (SCT) Department of Public Safety (DPS) responded to a report of loud music coming from an eighth floor apartment in building G6. Upon arrival,…

Sisters With Purpose Inc. Host Holiday Food Pantry

In collaboration with the Starrett City Tenants Association, Inc., Sisters with Purpose will be hosting a holiday food pantry featuring fresh produce, canned and dry goods. Holiday Food Pantry on…

What Every Parent Needs to Know About Changes in the Classroom

(StatePoint) If you have school- age children, you likely have heard about the new Common Core State Standards. Already adopted by forty-three states, the District of Columbia, four territories, and…

Arts Just as Crucial as Math and Science, Say Education Experts

(StatePoint) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math — known collectively as STEM — has been the buzz phrase for educators for some time. But, with many school districts eliminating art, music…