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A Final Thought: Where were you at the time of the murder?

My wife and I are anglophiles. We love everything British. Right now in our kitchen cabinets you’ll find Walker shortbread cookies and McVitie’s digestive biscuits, which, by the way, do nothing to aid digestion; they’re just cookies. In our freezer, you might even find crumpets, delicious with butter and blackberry jam. Most of our...

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The origins of Sweetest Day (UPDATED)

Sweetest Day originated in October of 1916 as “Candy Day,” a promotion launched by the National Confectioner’s Association. The campaign’s slogan was: “The Sweetest Day in the Year.” Although the holiday was cancelled in 1917 due to a sugar shortage related to World War I, it was reborn as “Sweetest Day” in 1921 in Cleveland,...

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Active seniors 55 and over are living their best lives at Lorain Pointe Senior Apartments

Erin Hill, property manager at Lorain Pointe Senior Apartments, admits to being a little envious of the community’s residents. “I’m not 55, so I can’t move in,” Erin laments. The oversized food pantries in Lorain Pointe’s two-bedroom apartments was one of the things that first caught her eye. But most of the residents, she...

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Residents of Aberdeen Crossings and Beachwood Commons are linked by a desire to embrace independence

It’s fall in Northeast Ohio, and that means change. And with change comes opportunity. The staff at Aberdeen Crossings and Beachwood Commons assisted living communities understands that change can be difficult, especially when it involves leaving your home for a new one. Aberdeen Crossings and Beachwood Commons Residents are thriving—and...

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At SouthWest Commons Assisted Living, staff members make it their mission to simply be there for residents who need them

Fall in Northeast Ohio is a season of change. And with change comes opportunity. The staff at SouthWest Commons Assisted Living in Strongsville understands that change can be difficult, especially when it involves leaving your home for a new one. Residents of SouthWest Commons are thriving in their new home, embracing change and the new...

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