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Georgia Nicklas celebrated her 103rd birthday with friends and family on Friday, March 16 at Alden Estates of Barrington Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Barrington. Nearly 100 attendees celebrated with her.
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Centenarian Celebrates Birthday in Style

Alden Estates of Barrington’s Georgia Nicklas celebrated her 103rd birthday with friends, family and staff at a birthday bash on March 16 at Alden Estates … Read more ›

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Spots Still Available for Crystal Lake Park District Trip to Diamond Joes Casino

Are you tired of not being able to get out to the casino or bingo hall because of high gas prices and heavy traffic? Let … Read more ›

Senior housing project approved in Crystal Lake

Design plans are being finalized for a new apartment building for low-income senior citizens in Crystal Lake. The City Council recently approved the Fox Hill … Read more ›

Hearts young and old deepened bonds during an intergenerational decoupage project at Creekside Middle School on Valentine’s Day. Left to right: Ruth Till, Roger Olson, Erika Sonstroem and Alice Pienta, residents of The Fountains at Crystal Lake’s memory care program, The Gardens.
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Love of art unites generations on Valentine’s Day in Crystal Lake

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. – On Valentine’s Day, residents of The Fountains at Crystal Lake went back to school for a lesson in love. Their field … Read more ›

Getting their moves on, Hawaiian style are, left to right, Dave Fennell (associate),Woody Woods (resident), Joe (a family member) and an invited guest.
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Luau provides winter reprieve in Crystal Lake

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. – Hips were shaking at The Fountains at Crystal Lake during a January 27 luau. The tradition brings a tidal wave of … Read more ›

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Drop In and Planned Activities for Seniors at the Crystal Lake Park District

The Crystal Lake Park District offers special events, trips and weekly programs and activities for senior citizens and adults. Registration is accepted up to the … Read more ›

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PRESS RELEASEDecember 13, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mikki NasatirParkside Homecare Services, Inc.21154 W. Shirley RoadPalatine, IL 60074O 847.540.3723F Parkside Homecare Services, Inc., Palatine, Illinois, … Read more ›

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Experts Help Local Families “Senior Safety Proof” Their Homes

For Immediate Release Media Contact:Sue, 919.459.8162 Experts Help Local Families “Senior Safety Proof” Their Homes Senior Helpers Raises Fall Prevention Awareness (October 2011) – … Read more ›

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A Day at the Races for Seniors Comes to Park Place

It might be cold outside but the horses are running strong at Park Place. Come join area seniors for this fund day of predicting which … Read more ›

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Timing is Everything: Alternatives to Selling Mom’s Home in a Weak Market

The baby boomers are aging and so are their parents. There is a common scenario where an aging parent needs help and can no longer … Read more ›