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A Pioneering Perspective: Sister Colleen Kern »

9/18/2014 1:45 pm

Sister Colleen Kern, a retired teacher and current tutor for Experience Corps Bay Area, has dedicated her entire life to education.

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Change Brings Multiple Benefits to Community »

9/18/2014 1:19 pm

The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens was built in 1966, and by the early 2000s, it was showing its age.

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Residents, Families Value Accreditation »

9/18/2014 9:00 am

As a nurse, Jean Parret understands the value of accreditation. She spent hours preparing hospitals for inspections, and knows that high rankings are indicators of hard work and excellent quality.

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Birthday Celebrations That Never Get Old »

9/18/2014 9:00 am

For many, birthdays represent the passing of time and have become a day to dread. But for several communities, including Hillcrest Gardens in Livermore, California, and Three Rivers Village in Richland, Washington, birthdays are a time to celebrate each resident.

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Residents Take Time to See the World »

9/10/2014 10:42 pm

Morocco, Spain, Turkey and Greece – these are just a few of the stops on Laurel Brobst-Gilbert’s most recent adventure.

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Rotary Manor Resident Continues a Lifelong Calling »

9/10/2014 1:13 pm

When Sister Colleen Kern entered the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary at the age of 17 ½, she wanted to dedicate her religious life to education.

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Innovative Service Coordinator Invites Resident Involvement »

9/9/2014 2:42 pm

Years before working at ABHOW’s Vineyard Village, Dianamaria Baciarelli tended bar, where she learned how to listen and encourage others to talk.

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The 'Italian Love' Shines On »

9/5/2014 9:46 am

Joseph Cortese’s relationship with his four grandchildren is rooted in two important things: love and tradition.

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Learning Through Intergenerational Exchange »

8/25/2014 9:00 am

Every week, teams of mothers and their teenage daughters volunteer to help residents complete craft projects at The Lodge at The Terraces of Phoenix.

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Residents Advocate for Affordable Housing Funds »

8/18/2014 9:00 am

Doris Pitts considers her home, Allen Temple Arms, to be a miracle. And she wants others to experience that miracle, too.