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Residents’ Stories


April 15, 2018

The 90th Year

Hugh Mackenzie, an extraordinary artist and former teacher at OCAD University, recently had his latest work exhibited at the Bau-Xi gallery.

March 20, 2018

A Resident’s Love Story

Rosemary Graydon, a resident at Hazelton Place Retirement Residence in Toronto, is an accomplished actor in theatre and movies.  She loves many

February 27, 2018

Coming Home to Rutledge Road – A Canadian Maritime Love Story

Ed was born in in Cape Breton and moved to Port Credit when he was 13, Irene was born and raised in Port Credit. They met in 1946 while working

December 26, 2017

Oh Romeo, Oh Romeo, Where for art thou Romeo….I’m at Credit River!

The first meeting of the ROMEOs took place over 10 years ago. John and Brian (both from England) would get together once a week, without fail,

December 26, 2017

The Lucky Iron Fish

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

November 14, 2017

War Time Songs & Veterans

Proudly featured in The Richmond News, Courtyard Gardens Resident and Veteran, Anna Paul shared her brave story & enjoyed War-Time songs.

November 9, 2017

Stouffville Creek’s Resident-of-the-Month, O. Ernest Brown

Stouffville Creek is excited to introduce our first Resident-of-the-Month, O. Ernest Brown. Mr. Brown has been a resident of Stouffville Creek

November 9, 2017

Retired Author, Broadcaster and Professor, Eric Koch, Organizes Weekly Discussion Groups at Verve

Eric Koch, a resident at Hazelton Place, volunteers his time and expertise by organizing discussion groups featuring different guests twice a

October 30, 2017

90-year-old thrill-seeker finds bliss atop the CN Tower

Vicki Edney, a Newmarket resident at The Roxborough Retirement Residence with an eye for adventure, used her latest thrill as an opportunity