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October 11, 2018 | Inspired Senior Living, Residents' Stories

The Lucky Iron Fish on Dragon’s Den

Hello. My name is Jack and my wife Velma and I live at The Credit River Retirement Residence at Streetsville, Ontario. We take great pleasure

October 1, 2018 | Living Loving Local

Living Loving Local for October: Apples!

Enjoyed all over the world, and grown in a variety of climates, the apple has a special place in the Canadian diet as a mainstay, all year round,

September 7, 2018 | Charity, Verve & the Community

Helping Strangers Across the World

During a recent visit to The Lodge at Valley Ridge Retirement Residence, Denise Kato came across a resident carrying a box of glasses. As it

August 30, 2018 | Living Loving Local

Living Loving Local for September Part 2: Zucchini!

Summer squash, aka zucchini, is every home gardeners dream and then nightmare all at once. In the beginning of the season they long for the large

August 30, 2018 | Living Loving Local

Living Loving Local for September: Corn!

Native to the Americas. It outstrips both rice and wheat in terms of global production. In Canada, it is our third most valuable crop after canola

August 20, 2018 | Inspired Senior Living

Seniors and Teens Work Together at Tech Training Course

July 6th, 2018 marked a special day as family, friends and library staff gathered at the Parkview Village auditorium to celebrate the graduation

August 14, 2018 | Health & Wellness

Meet Me at the MoMA Program

Meet Me at the MoMA is an art program utilizing prints, sketches, and photography from the Museum of Modern Art. An art lecture series will accompany

August 2, 2018 | Charity, Inspired Senior Living, Residents' Stories

The Adopt a Dahlia Project

Ron Freckleton, Resident at Trinity Lodge Retirement Residence and Ambassador to the 2018 Investors Group Walk and Run has once again generated

August 1, 2018 | Living Loving Local

Living Loving Local for August: Blueberries!

We Canadians love our blueberries.  We enjoy them fresh with cream or milk on cereal, ice cream, in pancakes, muffins, scones, cobblers, pies,

July 24, 2018 | Charity, Inspired Senior Living, Verve & the Community

Making Friends with Salad at Bradford Seniors Centre

Shelley Snoulten of Holland Gardens Retirement Residence, left, presents a cheque to Danube Seniors Leisure Centre President, Gertrud Erdenberger.