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September is Healthy Aging Month: Easy Tips to Aging Gracefully

August 30, 2020 — Eating a nutritious diet is an essential component in healthy aging. Eating plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grain and fiber can help provide your body the fuel it needs. If you have problems with unsteadiness in walking due to aging, ask your doctor about applying for a handicap placard. This will allow you to park... Read More

Happy Birthday!

August 30, 2020 — Residents & Staff Carlima B. Eugene B. Janet C. Lauretta H. Richard O. Freddie R. Beverly S. Sheryl V. Alice W. Welcome Back! Jacklan Douglas Brian Lori Laura Luisa Judy Denise Mario Vera  

Purple Heart Day – August 7

August 3, 2020 — Purple Heart Day – August 7 Most American adults have heard of the Purple Heart Award, or even know a veteran who has received it, but what is the origin of this distinguished honor? On August 7, 1782, President George Washington decided on a symbolic honor for three soldiers he originally called the “Badge of... Read More

Book Lovers Day is August 9

August 3, 2020 — August 9 is National Book Lovers Day. It’s an unofficial holiday recognized on a global scale. Its origins and creator remain unknown, but it’s a nice idea to put away our smart phones for a day and pick up a book. No matter what genre you prefer – romance, historical fiction, horror, fantasy, memoir or... Read More

Happy Birthday!

August 3, 2020 — Residents Carin A. Stephanie B. Linda B. Eric F. Nellie G. Sandra H. Dernel K. Kathryn S. Vernon T.   Staff Diane L. Marcia A. Lynett H. Kimberly W. Keisha W. Keisha H. Tonya M. Vondrea K. Rachel W. Roxanne T. Arthur C. Genesis C. America P. Sidney B.

July is Anti-Boredom Month

July 3, 2020 — Although many of us have spent the last couple months inside doing puzzles, coloring, and reading due to local shelter-in-place directives, July’s midday summer heat may continue to keep many of us cooling off inside. With so much time inside, some of us may be experiencing moments of boredom, but the good news is that... Read More

How to protect yourself and others from COVID-19

July 3, 2020 — Slow the spread of germs and respiratory diseases like COVID-19: Wash your hands often Use soap when available or use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands Avoid close contact Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) from other people Do... Read More

Simple Creative Twists to Tasty Summertime Staples

July 3, 2020 — At almost every cookout, picnic, and party during the summer you’ll find at least two commonplace food items: the hamburger and hotdog. If you look more closely, you might notice the traditional toppings of mustard, ketchup, cheese or relish – but rarely anything else. If you’re tired of the same old, boring burger or hot... Read More