No Hibernating Allowed: Creative Ways for Older Adults to Stay Active during Winter

Posted on: January 18th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli

Snuggling on the couch is always a temptation in the winter months, especially in Cleveland: only 167 days a year bring us even partial sunshine, according to the National Climate Data Center. The rest of the year we’re looking at about 80 percent cloud cover. Sounds pretty bleak, doesn’t it? “The predominant color of the […]

Judson Manor Couple’s Apartment is a “Cool Space” According to

Posted on: January 11th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli

Bill and Mark Corcoran’s Judson Manor apartment in University Circle was recently featured as a “Cool Space” on Here’s an excerpt from the story: CLEVELAND, Ohio — Looks can sometimes be deceiving, even when it comes to the decor of an apartment. Step inside Mark and Bill Corcoran’s flat in Judson Manor in University […]

Assisted Living Reinvented: The Modern Miracle of Memory Care

Posted on: January 9th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli

When you think of assisted living, what images come to mind? White-washed walls and tile floors? Aides in white uniforms spoon feeding elders mush and medicine? Wheelchairs sitting in front of droning television sets? While all this may often be the tableau of popular culture, nothing could be further from the truth. Assisted living is […]

Check Out Chef Chris’s Food Sculptures!

Posted on: January 5th, 2017 by Rob Lucarelli

South Franklin Circle Executive Chef Chris Koshar sees himself as an artist; only difference is his canvas is the plate. In addition to pleasing the palates of residents, families and guests at South Franklin’s Radius Restaurant, the Oberlin native has gone all-out with elaborate fruit and vegetable carvings. The creations typically adorn the buffet table […]

Why Cleveland is One of America’s Best Food Cities

Posted on: December 28th, 2016 by Rob Lucarelli

Travel + Leisure magazine’s ranking of Cleveland as #7 among America’s Best Food Cities was no surprise to us. We know all about our food icons (pierogies, anyone?), wine bar boom, and everything Cleveland’s biggest food champion, celebrity chef Michael Symon, has contributed to our cuisine scene. But in case you still aren’t familiar with […]

The Poet of Chestnut Hills: Leonard Trawick Shares His Talents & the Reason He Chose Judson

Posted on: December 21st, 2016 by Rob Lucarelli

When Leonard and Kerstin Trawick decided to leave their Cleveland Heights home four years ago, they didn’t think twice about their next destination: they knew long ago that they would one day live at Judson. Years earlier, Kerstin’s parents had retired and moved from Texas to be close to Kerstin and her brother. They lived […]

Positive Rehab Experience Leads to Independent Living

Posted on: December 19th, 2016 by Judson Retirement Community

For two years while her husband was receiving memory support services for Alzheimer’s at Judson Park, Paula Ockner spent six days a week on campus. “I got to know many of the people here and participated in some of the programs with him,” she says.  The couple had considered independent living several years prior but […]

Take Advantage of Ambler Court’s Grand Opening Special Pricing!

Posted on: December 15th, 2016 by Rob Lucarelli

  Ambler Court is the newest assisted living option at Judson Park. Through January 31st, we are offering Grand Opening Special Rates on all apartments in this beautiful community. For more details, or to schedule a tour, please fill out the form below:       Opened in September, the beautifully renovated Ambler Court neighborhood offers […]

Second Chapters: Gardenview Assisted Living Offers Endless Creative Opportunities

Posted on: December 12th, 2016 by Rob Lucarelli

For Judson Park resident Beth Hoffman, the move to an assisted living community was the start of a new chapter in an already accomplished life. A published author, respected educator, and talented musician, Beth – who earned her Ph.D. in English and American literature in 1979 from Case Western Reserve University – moved to a […]

Assisted Living Choices Abound at Judson Park

Posted on: December 8th, 2016 by Rob Lucarelli

As an assisted living resident at Judson Park, you will enjoy as much independence as you desire – with the added benefit of knowing that personal care and support services are available when you need them. Two of Judson Park’s three assisted living neighborhoods—Hillside and Gardenview—offer unique accommodations and easy access to Judson programs and […]