A Taste for Adventure – Home Styles at South Franklin Circle – Part 4

Posted on: November 17th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

In this monthly series, you’ll meet South Franklin Circle residents who will offer you an intimate look inside their homes. Whether it’s a cottage, attached garden home, apartment or town home – see how each resident adapted the space to their own taste and lifestyle.  Jean Lundin always had a taste for adventure. After the […]

Top 10 Questions You Need to Ask Any Continuing Care Retirement Community

Posted on: November 12th, 2014 by Heather Freemont

Not all continuing care retirement communities are created equal. As an informed consumer and potential resident, it’s up to you to discern which community is right for you. But you don’t have to do it alone. Here we’ve provided a list of 10 questions you need to ask any continuing care retirement community before you […]

Still in Charge and in My Own Home

Posted on: October 30th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Active senior volunteer Cris Branche believes in staying ahead of the curve. That’s why she joined Judson Smart Living at Home. “As a member, it gives me peace of mind to know that Judson’s healthcare team is just a phone call away,” says Cris, who has lived in the Shaker-Ludlow neighborhood for 57 years. “My […]

Video – Judson Resident Loves Lifelong Learning at Case Western Reserve University

Posted on: October 23rd, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

“There is always something new to learn,” says Judson Manor resident Virginia “Ginnie” Havens. In the video below Ginnie describes the variety of lifelong learning opportunities available to Judson residents only a few steps away at Case Western Reserve University. WATCH VIDEO: Judson and CWRU are embarking on a partnership that will offer Judson residents […]

Top 3 Ways to Stay Sharp as We Age

Posted on: October 17th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Getting older has its challenges. Maintaining – and even improving – our mental capacity is critical to our continued health and to enjoying retirement. There are numerous ways to do this, the most commonly cited being simple brain teasers like crossword puzzles and Sudoku. But sometimes we need an added boost to keep us as […]

Resident Throws Wedding Reception for Former Artist-in-Residence

Posted on: October 15th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Former Judson artist-in-residence Caitlin Lynch returned to Cleveland on Sunday, October 12, to celebrate her wedding for the second time – this time with her Judson family. Resident Clara Catliota masterminded the event, complete with a ceremonial cutting of the cake. “I couldn’t attend her wedding in Oregon, so we threw a party here instead!” […]

Video — CBS News Story Captures Essence of Judson Artist-in-Residence Program

Posted on: October 13th, 2014 by Judson Retirement Community

In case you missed it — CBS News’ “On the Road with Steve Hartman” aired a story about Judson’s ground-breaking Artist-in-Residence program — where select Cleveland Institute of Music (CIM) students live at Judson Manor during the school year and, in exchange for room and board, perform for the residents and provide other cultural programming […]

CBS News to Shine National Spotlight on Judson Manor Artist-in-Residence Program

Posted on: October 9th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Be sure to tune in this Friday and Sunday as CBS News’s “On the Road with Steve Hartman” airs a story about Judson Manor’s ground-breaking Artist-in-Residence program—where select Cleveland Institute of Music (CIM) students live at the Manor during the school year and, in exchange for free rent, perform for the residents and provide other […]

Mansion Courts Combine History and Elegance for Distinctive Retirement Living in Cleveland Heights

Posted on: October 2nd, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

When you step inside the Mansion Courts at Judson Park, you step into Cleveland history. Built in 1920 as the dream home of Warren Bicknell, president of Cleveland Construction, and designed by Cleveland architectural firm, Meade and Hamilton, this reproduction 17th-century Jacobean English manor house is located in the historic Ambler Heights district of Cleveland […]

Mansion Courts at Judson Park Offer Great Access to Cleveland Heights and University Circle

Posted on: September 26th, 2014 by Rob Lucarelli

Kerstin Trawick admits she learned a thing or two about successful aging from her parents. “When they moved to Judson from Texas in the 1980s, we took notes,” says Kerstin. “Based on their experience, Leonard and I knew Judson was for us,” she says. “It was a gift to us that my parents planned ahead […]