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Fox Run Offers Ten Helpful Tips to Help You De-Clutter Your Home During Springtime

Apr 24, 2012
TEN HELPFUL TIPS TO HELP YOU DE-CLUTTER YOUR HOME DURING SPRINGTIME NOVI, MI  (April 24 2012) -- Spring is the perfect opportunity to tackle the clutter you have accumulated over time.  It seems like an overwhelming task, but not if you follow some basic getting-started tips. "De-cluttering is a great annual spring cleaning ritual," said Fred Moschetta, the director of sales for Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI. He offers the following ten tips to place you on the path to de-cluttering your home: 1.  Start small.  Do a little every day. Set a timer, starting with just 20 minutes...

Fox Run Honors its WOW Employees and Departments

Apr 4, 2012
FOX RUN HONORS ITS WOW EMPLOYEES AND DEPARTMENTS NOVI, MI  (April 4, 2012) -- Each year the Fox Run retirement community's Executive Team hosts an Oscar-style award show to recognize employees for their fantastic achievements during the previous year. Fox Run had a magical 2011 with record occupancy and record high resident satisfaction survey results, and there was much to celebrate. The employees and departments who "took home the gold" at the WOW Awards this year were: Individual Awards: Armand Pirgu was named Fox Run's Best of the Best. Armand is always willing to help out a teammate and goes the...

Fox Run Receives High Marks on its Annual Resident Satisfaction Survey

Mar 1, 2012
FOX RUN RECEIVES HIGH MARKS ON ITS ANNUAL RESIDENT SATISFACTION SURVEY NOVI, MI (March 1, 2012) -- Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI, has received high marks on its annual resident satisfaction survey. The community, which is managed by Erickson Living,  scored 90 percent overall satisfaction from its nearly 1,000 residents, which is the top ranking among all Erickson communities. "2011 was a banner year at Fox Run," Executive Director Michael McCormick said. "There's no coincidence that our resident satisfaction is the highest ever and our occupancy is the strongest in the history of Fox Run." Staff puts stock...

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...