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Johanna Shores' Royal Court is crowned by St. Paul Winter Carnival Royalty

Posted on February 3, 2017

Eight residents who live at The Gables care center were crowned as the Royal Court of the Johanna Shores Winter Carnival. Johanna Shores is a Presbyterian Homes & Services community located in Arden Hills, MN. This is the...

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Boutwells Landing Railroad Club creates Stillwater model

Posted on January 30, 2017

Originally published on January 26, 2017...

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A Century College student observes the Boutwells Railroad Jan. 12.

A Century College student observes the Boutwells Railroad Jan. 12.

Faster, Higher, Stronger

Posted on August 23, 2016

While the eyes of the world were focused on Rio for the 2016 Summer Olympics, a riveting competition was taking place in Clive, Iowa, a suburb of Des Moines, as the Walnut Ridge Olympics unfolded....

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(From left) Gordy Angell, Al Gunderson and Jonathan Schmidt at the 2015 SummerWood Golf Scramble.

(From left) Gordy Angell, Al Gunderson and Jonathan Schmidt at the 2015 SummerWood Golf Scramble.

SummerWood of Chanhassen joins the parade

Posted on July 6, 2016

Thirty staff members, family members, and residents of SummerWood of Chanhassen lifted the patriotic spirit when they entered a float in the city of Chanhassen’s annual July 4th parade. SummerWood’s float was #35 in...

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Santa and Ruff

Posted on December 22, 2014

By Al Thiemich, Terrace ResidentWaverly Gardens, North Oaks, MN It was Christmas Eve, 1946, and I was enrolled at the University of Minnesota taking advantage of the GI Bill of Rights. After three years in the Navy in WWII, this...

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Be Your Best for As Long As You Live

Posted on July 23, 2014

Strength, relationships and meaning contribute to successful aging...

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Couple remains together with support of Waverly Gardens' Caring Companion living option

Posted on June 23, 2014

For over a decade, Dorothy and Paul managed to remain together in their home in New Brighton, Minnesota, where they had lived since 1961. But the tipping point came two years ago after Paul was hospitalized with pneumonia followed...

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Dorothy and Paul Olson

Dorothy and Paul Olson

Home is where The Hearth is

Posted on May 22, 2014

Every morning Roz Marks wakes up, opens her eyes and knows she is home. “Home is where The Hearth is.” Literally for Roz, her enhanced assisted living apartment home at Norris Square is just that. Looking back, Roz...

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Roz shares her experience of coming to live at The Hearth

Roz shares her experience of coming to live at The Hearth

Folkestone Senior Living Community opens reservations for Assisted Living Apartments, Memory Care Apartments and Care Center Suites

Posted on January 17, 2014

Premier Senior Living in Wayzata, Minnesota Folkestone senior living community is now taking reservations for assisted living and enhanced assisted living apartments, memory care apartments and care center suites. The apartments...

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