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Back in the day, radio was the lifeline for Americans to receive news and information. Radio programming included everything from soap operas and quiz shows to fine drama, news and sports. You may even recall popular hosts like Walter Winchell, Kate Smith and Arthur Godfrey.

Today, "blogs" have become a similarly important source of information and entertainment. Here on Senior Resource Group's news blog you'll find news about our retirement communities nationwide (see links below). We update this page regularly, so please visit often.

SRG Acquires The Piedmont at Buckhead

2015-01-23

SRG Acquires The Piedmont at Buckhead

Senior Resource Group just recently expanded its footprint into Atlanta, GA with the acquisition of The Piedmont at Buckhead.  Opened in 2007, the 22-story high-rise retirement community offers a luxury, service-enriched lifestyle within a continuum of care setting featuring a mixture of 203 independent and assisted living options. To learn more about our newest community, please clic...
SRG Communities Observe Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

2015-01-19

SRG Communities Observe Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

At Senior Resource Group and our communities, we mark the Martin Luther King Day of Service. Celebrated on the third Monday of January, the King Holiday is a time when the nation pauses to not only remember Dr. King’s life and work, but also to honor his legacy by making the holiday a day of community service; “a day on, not a day off.”
SpringRidge Adds Popular “Paint & Sip” to Calendar

2015-01-15

SpringRidge Adds Popular “Paint & Sip” to Calendar

The national “paint and sip” trend where budding artists gather and are given step-by-step instructions to create a painting—all while sipping wine or beer—has made its way to SpringRidge at Charbonneau! Residents at the Wilsonville community in Oregon will enjoy “Pinot and Paint” with local art instructor Darla Boljat. Whether they are new to painting or have created works of art in the p...
La Vida Real Resident Play in Production of New Film

2015-01-13

La Vida Real Resident Play in Production of New Film

It’s a month of excitement at our La Vida Real community in Rancho San Diego, Calif., especially for resident Irene Pastula. Mrs. Pastula has been on the set of the movie, “Against the Sun”, which chronicles the true story of her husband, Tony, and two other Airmen’s 34 day survival at sea during WWII. The screenplay is based on the novel, “The Raft” and Mrs. Pastula’s personal memoirs. To...
Amber Lights Defines Spirit of Holiday Season

2015-01-09

Amber Lights Defines Spirit of Holiday Season

The residents and employees at Amber Lights, our senior living community in Tucson, Ariz., showed the true spirit of the holiday season with two notable projects. The community held a food drive, spearheaded by Environmental Services Director Aaron Brady, which collected 350 pounds of non-perishable food items for the Tucson Community Fund Bank. Additionally, Amber Lights partnered with Ca...
New Year Offers New Programs at SRG Communities

2015-01-05

New Year Offers New Programs at SRG Communities

Our fulltime program directors have been hard at work planning a spectacular 2015! There have been several new classes and groups added to our communities’ robust monthly calendar. At The Village at NorthRidge in California for example, a new “Fun Fitness Mix” exercise class provides yet another opportunity for residents to maintain a healthy lifestyle.  At SpringRidge at Charbonneau ...
SRG Communities to Ring in New Year in Grand Style

2014-12-31

SRG Communities to Ring in New Year in Grand Style

What a fantastic year we’ve had in 2014! Today, residents at SRG communities across the nation are preparing to close out the year while looking forward to 2015. Our Program Director and Executive Chefs have been working tirelessly to make our New Year’s Eve festivities the best one yet! From formal black-tie galas to fun, casual parties, there will be plenty of excitement as residents gat...
CARF-Accredited Communities Offer Greater Peace of Mind

2014-12-26

CARF-Accredited Communities Offer Greater Peace of Mind

Moving into a CARF-accredited senior living community affords greater peace of mind that care and services have undergone intense scrutiny by an outside third-party. At SRG, we have received company-wide, three-year accreditations at each of our eligible senior living communities.  We understand how critical it is to find the right community for an aging parent or a loved one affected...
A Very Merry Christmas at SRG Communities

2014-12-24

A Very Merry Christmas at SRG Communities

“Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.” – Norman Vincent Peale There’s great excitement in the air at our communities as residents prepare to culminate the Christmas season with a lovely dinner, expertly prepared by our executive chefs. We extend an invitation to residents’ family members to join us for this wonderful celebrati...
The Park Lane Adopts Local Families for the Holidays

2014-12-18

The Park Lane Adopts Local Families for the Holidays

Tis’ the season for giving! At The Park Lane, our senior living community in Monterey, Calif., residents and staff are doing exactly that: helping those in need. The community adopted three local families for the holidays. Residents and staff have donated a variety of items including clothing and toys for the youngsters. The gifts will then be hand-delivered to the families, in time for th...