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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.

September is Healthy Aging Month

2015-09-01

September is Healthy Aging Month

It’s Healthy Aging Month, designed to focus national attention on the positive aspects of growing older. From having meaningful social connections to physical and mental fitness, there are numerous activities older adults can engage in to age well.  At Senior Resource Group, our communities create environments to promote healthy aging. Our Program Directors work tirelessly to develop ...
SRG Residents Take Advantage of Cities’ Wealth of Special Events & Offerings

2015-08-28

SRG Residents Take Advantage of Cities’ Wealth of Special Events & Offerings

SRG senior living communities are located in vibrant cities and towns offering special events, cultural happenings and musical entertainment. Thanks to our scheduled transportation, our residents can take advantage of the wealth of offerings without having to worry about event logistics such as parking. For example, residents at Maravilla in Santa Barbara, Calif., recently climbed aboard t...
Older Adults Moving & Grooving to Better Health

2015-08-25

Older Adults Moving & Grooving to Better Health

Think Zumba’s high intensity work out is just for younger adults? Think again! You may be surprised to learn that your mom or dad attends a weekly Zumba class at our communities. Though taught at a lower intensity than traditional Zumba, our classes provide the same great benefits including providing a total body workout. Our residents are having a great time moving and grooving their way ...
Residents Honored on National Senior Citizen Day

2015-08-20

Residents Honored on National Senior Citizen Day

Today is National Senior Citizen Day! SRG communities across the country are celebrating and recognizing all of our super senior citizens. In 1988, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed this day celebrating the group of people who are part of the fastest growing demographic in the world. The Carlisle Naples in Southwest Florida is paying tribute to residents by hosting a Root Beer Float Party...
La Vida Real Celebrates 12th Anniversary in August

2015-08-17

La Vida Real Celebrates 12th Anniversary in August

La Vida Real, our luxury retirement community in Rancho San Diego, Calif., recently celebrated a special milestone: 12 years of providing exceptional care and service to older adults and their families! Since La Vida Real is often compared to a “cruise ship that never leaves the dock”, residents, staff and guests embarked on a “Staycation” adventure aboard the La Vida Real Anniversary Ship...
The Park Lane Hosts Annual Car Show & Chili Cook-off

2015-08-14

The Park Lane Hosts Annual Car Show & Chili Cook-off

The Park Lane, our senior living community in Monterey, Calif., is hosting its annual Car Show & Chili Cook-off on Sunday, August 16th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. We invite you to join us for an afternoon of classic cars, good fun and delicious food. Sample chili recipes—from spicy to chunky—and enjoy a live performance by “Brotherly Love”. Proceeds from the sale of raffle tickets will b...
75 Years of Wedding Bliss for La Vida Del Mar Couple

2015-08-11

75 Years of Wedding Bliss for La Vida Del Mar Couple

What does The American Ballet Theatre, Dairy Queen and La Vida Del Mar residents Ed and Sis Hollan have in common? They are all celebrating 75th anniversaries this year. The Solana Beach, Calif., community recently held a lovely anniversary party for the lovebirds to mark this significant milestone. The couple’s favorite band, “Rumble Seat Rascals”, performed and their neighbors offered h...
Maravilla Scottsdale Celebrates National Elvis Month

2015-08-06

Maravilla Scottsdale Celebrates National Elvis Month

Do you know it’s been 38 years since Elvis Presley’s death? August is National Elvis Month, dedicated to celebrating the life and legacy of The King of Rock and Roll. At Maravilla Scottsdale in Arizona, our program director has planned a wonderful month of activities to pay tribute to this iconic figure. Residents recently visited the Musical Instrument Museum where numerous jumpsuits—po...
Aloha! SRG Communities Plan Spectacular Summer Luaus

2015-08-03

Aloha! SRG Communities Plan Spectacular Summer Luaus

It’s luau season across SRG’s senior living communities! From hula dancers to steel drummers, we’re celebrating Hawaii’s rich tradition. At The Village at NorthRidge in California, residents and guests will have the opportunity to attend a lei making class as well as participate in a hula dance while at SpringRidge at Charbonneau in Wilsonville, Ore., the executive chef and his culinary te...
Maravilla Scottsdale Residents Return From Alaskan Adventure

2015-07-30

Maravilla Scottsdale Residents Return From Alaskan Adventure

Senior living communities offer a “lock and leave” lifestyle. Residents can simply lock their front door and know their residence will be taken care of should they leave for a day or a few weeks. Residents at Maravilla Scottsdale, Arizona’s premier senior living community, recently packed their bags and headed out on an 11-day Alaskan adventure. The group enjoyed six days aboard a cruise s...