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Here's what's been happening at Fox Run in Novi.

GOP Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney's First Grade Teacher Now Lives at Fox Run; Says He was an "Extremely Polite" Student

Feb 9, 2012
GOP PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE MITT ROMNEY'S FIRST GRADE TEACHER NOW LIVES AT FOX RUN; SAYS HE WAS AN "EXTREMELY POLITE STUDENT WHO ALWAYS WANTED TO LEARN" NOVI, MI (FEBRUARY 9, 2012) - GOP  presidential candidate Mitt Romney's first grade teacher now lives at Fox Run retirement community in Nov, MI. And when she votes for him in the February 28 th  Michigan primary election she will do so having had the unique first-hand experience of knowing what he was like as a young child. Gloria Blazo taught reading, writing and arithmetic to Romney in 1953 at the public Vaughan Elementary School...

There Will be "Chocolate, Chocolate -- and More Chocolate!" Everywhere on Valentine's Day at Fox Run

Feb 6, 2012
THERE WILL BE "CHOCOLATE, CHOCOLATE - AND MORE CHOCOLATE -- EVERYWHERE!" ON VALENTINE'S DAY AT FOX RUN  WHAT: A Valentine's Day 'History of Chocolate' extravaganza at Fox Run, a continuing care retirement community in Novi, MI, in which hundreds of residents will expose their guilty pleasures by sampling an array of chocolate delicacies prepared by the nation's finest chefs. The residents will bask in the nostalgia and romanticism of chocolate as they celebrate Valentine's Day . Family members of residents who have flown into Novi will also participate. And there promises to be a few "surprises," according to the participating...

Fox Run Resident Diane Pieknik Takes to the Ice to Play in Novi, MI, Hockey League Playoffs

Feb 2, 2012
FOX RUN RETIREMENT COMMUNITY RESIDENT DIANE PIEKNIK TAKES TO THE ICE TO PLAY IN NOVI, MI, HOCKEY LEAGUE PLAYOFFS; SHE IS A LEFT WINGER ON HER TEAM NOVI, MI (February 2, 2011) - Fox Run retirement community resident Diane Pieknik is getting ready for the hockey playoff season. She suits up with her helmet, mouth guard, neck protector, chest protector, elbow pads, gloves, pelvic protector, pants, shin guards, and stockings. She laces her skates, grabs her hockey stick and heads to Suburban Ice in Farmington Hills where she is a Left Winger for a team in Novi's Women's Beginners Adult...

"Baby, It's Cold Outside" (It Will be Soon)

Jan 11, 2012
"BABY, ITS COLD OUTSIDE" Fox Run's Grounds Supervisor, Brian Taylor, Offers 10 Tips to Help You  Stay Safe in Winter Weather (With an Assist from a Classic Song of the Season) NOVI, MI (January 11, 2012) - Amid the upcoming winter onslaught of sub-freezing temperature, snow and wind chills dipping toward the zero-degree mark, the classic Frank Loesser song "Baby, It's Cold Outside" takes on new meaning for many people this time of year. Brian Taylor, the Grounds Supervisor at Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI,  offers the following 10 tips to help you prepare for winter, stay safe...

Fox Run Marks a 20 Percent Increase in Apartment Settelements for 2011; Reservations Jump 87 Percent

Jan 10, 2012
FOX RUN MARKS A 20 PERCENT INCREASE IN APARTMENT SETTLEMENTS FOR 2011; RESERVATIONS JUMP 87 PERCENT Campus is Now at All-Time High of 92 Percent Occupancy NOVI, MI (January 10, 2012) - Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI,   marked a 20 percent increase in settlements of apartment homes for yearend 2011. It also marked an 87 percent jump in reservations. As a result, Fox Run today is at an all-time high of 92 percent occupancy. A total of 88 apartment homes were settled in 2011, compared to 73 the prior year. In addition, a total of 92 people reserved apartment homes,...

Fox Run Gets Approval for a Liquor License

Jan 10, 2012
FOX RUN RETIREMENT COMMUNITY IN NOVI, MI, GETS APPROVAL FOR LIQUOR LICENSE NOVI, MI (January 10, 2012) - The Novi City Council last night approved Fox Run retirement community's request for a liquor license. This means residents of Fox Run will now be able to enjoy spirits in their campus dining area. Fox Run was granted a Continuing Care Retirement Center License, which is a new type of license created for residential communities that provide full-time residential housing mainly for individuals older than 62. Fox Run, which has nearly 1,000 residents, sits on 108 acres. Fox Run offers extensive wellness...

Public is Invited to Attend a Free January 21 Fox Run Book Presentation by German Author Susana Piontek

Jan 3, 2012
PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND A FREE JUNARY 21 FOX RUN/NOVI BOOK PRESENTATION OF "HAVE WE POSSIBLY MET BEFORE? AND OTHER SHORT STORIES" BY SUSANNA PIONTEK NOVI, MI (January 3, 2012) - The public is invited to attend a free January 21Fox Run retirement community /Novi presentation of the book  "Have  We   Possibly Met   Before? And Other Short Stories" by German author Susana Piontek.  Piontek will be joined in this book review/commentary  by her well-known husband, Dr. Guy Stern, a retired Wayne State University Professor and current Director of the International Institute of the Righteous at the Holocaust...

Fox Run Offers Tips to Make the Upcoming Holiday Season as Stress-Free as Possible

Nov 4, 2011
FOX RUN OFFERS TIPS TO MAKE THE UPCOMING HOLIDAY SEASON AS STRESS-FREE AS POSSIBLE NOVI, MI (November 2, 2011) -- As the calendar creeps into November it is a signal that the holiday season is upon us. What should be time of celebration with family and friends can add stress to our already busy schedules that can put a strain on our physical and mental health. Fox Run, a continuing care retirement community in Novi, Michigan, that has nearly 1,000 residents, offers the following tips to make the upcoming season as stress-free as possible: n   Keep up your exercise routine:...

Fox Run Offers Tips to Help You Protect Yourself From Fraud During the Holidays

Nov 2, 2011
FOX RUN OFFERS TIPS TO HELP YOU PROTECT YOURSELF FROM FRAUD DURING THE HOLIDAYS NOVI, MI (December1, 2011) --  'Tis the season for tele-thieves to make their living at your expense. Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI, offers the following tips to help you protect yourself from fraud during the holidays: n  Keep your credit and identity safe this holiday season by outsmarting the evil-doers. You may receive a phone call this time of year from a person claiming to be with your bank's fraud department. They will claim that your account shows some suspicious activity and they want to...

Erickson Living to Hold November 17 Baby Boomers' Aging Parents Tweetchat

Oct 18, 2011
ERICKSON LIVING TO HOLD A NOVEMBER 17 BABY BOOMERS' AGING PARENTS TWEETCHAT TO HELP ADULT CHILDREN OBTAIN INVALUABLE RETIREMENT ADVICE VIA SOCIAL MEDIA NOVI, MI (October 18, 2011)  - A first in the senior housing industry....on November 17, 2011, Erickson Living, the manager of Fox Run in Novi,  is leveraging one of the world's largest social networking and microblogging services (Twitter) to join in a conversation with the adult children of seniors who are looking for important information about retirement living for their parents. This TweetChat is scheduled from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), and will include...