Case Western Reserve University Alumna Loves Living “On Campus”

Posted on: May 22nd, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

This spring Judson residents are lining up next to college students to get their Student I.D. cards to unlock a world of learning, culture and social opportunities at Case Western Reserve University (CWRU). Judson recently established a partnership with CWRU that gives residents greater access to special events, programs and university facilities. As part of […]

Judson Announces 2015 Smart Living Award Winners!

Posted on: May 21st, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Living well. Connecting with culture. Engaging in the University Circle community. Giving back to the organizations that give so much to Northeast Ohio. This is Smart Living™. For a decade, Judson has celebrated Smart Living by honoring individuals dedicated to University Circle—Northeast Ohio’s cultural, educational and medical mecca. They are people of all ages who […]

Judson Park Home Styles Part 2: Architect Finds Connection and Community

Posted on: May 19th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

In this blog series, you’ll meet Judson Park residents who will offer you an intimate look inside their homes. See how each resident adapted the space to their own taste and lifestyle. In the early 1970s, when the Baptist Home of Ohio was building the addition that would become Judson Park, local architect Bill Collins threw […]

New York Times Spotlights Intergenerational Lifestyle at Judson Manor

Posted on: May 14th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Above photo courtesy of Michael F. McElroy for The New York Times Today’s New York Times spotlights Judson’s artist-in-residence program, where students from the Cleveland Institute of Music receive complimentary housing at Judson Manor in exchange for performing for residents. But as the article highlights, this is much more than a sweet deal for the students: […]

New Dining Services Director at South Franklin Circle Focuses on Seasonal, Regional Dishes and Gardening Alongside Residents

Posted on: May 7th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

If you are looking for Sandy Bender, chances are you’ll find her in a garden. As South Franklin Circle’s director of dining services, Chef Bender brings an impressive resume to her duties at Crane House, the Bistro and, of course, Radius, the community’s open-to-the-public restaurant. Among her many noteworthy accomplishments, the Lorain native earned a […]

Judson Park Resident’s Paper Art Selected For Morgan Conservatory Exhibition

Posted on: May 6th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Artwork by Judson Park resident Nancy Kermode was selected for exhibit in [RE] define, the third annual regional juried exhibition of works on paper, presented by the Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory and Educational Foundation in Cleveland. The Morgan, as it’s commonly known, is located in Cleveland’s historic Midtown district and run by paper artist […]

Now Taking Reservations! Renovations at Judson Manor Introduce Distinctive Suites

Posted on: May 1st, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

The 11th floor of the historic Judson Manor will soon undergo a renovation that will enhance its character, offer customization opportunities, and make for an unparalleled retirement living opportunity in the midst of Cleveland’s cultural mecca, University Circle! Upgrades will raise the cosmopolitan vibe in these suites, which offer striking views of Lake Erie and […]

Exotic Bird Watching and Adventure in Belize

Posted on: April 30th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

This is the fourth post in the Adventures in Retirement Series highlighting how independent living residents at South Franklin Circle are making the most of this next chapter of their lives. Here resident Marty Pope recounts he and his wife Pat’s recent trip to Belize with family. On Valentine’s Day 10 of us flew to […]

Men’s Group Enhances Lifestyle at South Franklin Circle

Posted on: April 27th, 2015 by Rob Lucarelli

Every Friday morning, the men at South Franklin Circle get together to discuss current events, politics, sports and everything in between. Resident Vern Weber gives a rundown in the video below. For more information about similar social and cultural programs at South Franklin Circle click here: Learn more about similar social and cultural programs at South […]

Explore Vern Weber’s “Man Cave”—South Franklin Circle Home Styles

Posted on: April 23rd, 2015 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. Vern Weber’s spacious one-bedroom apartment offers the perfect setting for […]