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Laughing Matters–Pine Run Retirement Community

Laughing Matters–Pine Run Retirement Community

By Christy Brudin Photography by Mary Clark and Natalie Wi Comedy only resonates if it contains a kernel of truth. That’s why comedians have to know their audiences—and their lives—well. Such is certainly the case with The Curtain Call Players, an acting troupe made up of residents of Pine Run Retirement Community. The Players perform skits largely based on everyday life at Pine Run; they, like their audience, understand that retirement living can be a laughing matter. Located in Doylestown, Pa., [...]

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Friends and Neighbors–White Horse Village

Friends and Neighbors–White Horse Village
Good friends are hard to find. Great friends who are also neighbors are even rarer. The residents of White Horse Village have found both—hundreds of them—at their full service retirement community[...]

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Learning and Connecting–Cathedral Village

Learning and Connecting–Cathedral Village
Forget the old rhyme, “No more pencils, no more books, no more teacher’s dirty looks.” At Village College, the continuing education program at Cathedral Village, the pencils are sharp, there[...]

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Real-Life Story–The Crossings at Falls Run

Real-Life Story–The Crossings at Falls Run
When Ralph and Patti Myers went to an open house at The Crossings at Falls Run, they enjoyed great company and a delicious meal—and they decided to stay. Located in Fredericksburg, Va., The[...]

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The Circle of Life–Foulkeways at Gwynedd

The Circle of Life–Foulkeways at Gwynedd
By Nancy Nolan Photography by Jim Greipp / Pau Hana Productions In early 1986, Douglas Tweddale came to Foulkeways at Gwynedd, a Continuing Care Retirement Community in Montgomery County,[...]

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Making a Buzz–White Horse Village

Making a Buzz–White Horse Village
The saws hum. The drills purr. The hammers bang. The woodworkers are making a buzz again. In the Woodshop at White Horse Village, a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in Newtown Square,[...]

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A Living Legacy–Dunwoody Village

A Living Legacy–Dunwoody Village
By Christy Brudin Everyone wants to leave a legacy. Whether it’s a family business, an accomplished offspring or a collection of worldly goods, most people strive to leave an impression on the[...]

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Smooth Sailing–BayWoods of Annapolis

Smooth Sailing–BayWoods of Annapolis
Smooth Sailing By Christy Brudin A first ascent of a mountain with two kids in tow. Three days anchored off a reef after los­ing a mast. An epic sail across the Atlantic. Herb and Ruth Weiss[...]

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CCRC Residents Sue Community for Financial Practices

Vi at Palo Alto residents filed a class action lawsuit in federal court Wednesday alleging the continuing care retirement center funneled $190 million in refundable entrance fees to its corporate[...]

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