[caption id="attachment_12146" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Today, Brooksby boasts 3 clubhouses, 7 restaurants, 10 residence buildings, and more than 1,700 residents."]


[caption id="attachment_12150" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Roberta and Lafayette Gosselin made use of Internet shopping and classifieds websites when downsizing their home before their move to Brooksby Village. "]


[caption id="attachment_11698" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Harriet Blizzard uses her second bedroom at Brooksby Village as a playroom, where she edits her photos with computer software."]


The story of Carolyn Payne s recent trip to India actually begins in September 1965, when she and her husband welcomed an Indian student into their Boston-area home.


On Sunday mornings while the Catholic service is underway, behind the scenes the Brooksby Protestant Faith Choir cherishes its last moments of practice, working diligently toward perfect harmony. [caption id="attachment_8813" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Ted Good directs the Brooksby Protestant


[caption id="attachment_8698" align="alignleft" width="182" caption="Vivian Barone and Bob Boylan dazzle audiences with the cha-cha at "Dancing with the Brooksby Stars.""][/caption] On a classy cruise ship touring the world, dancers showcased the fancy footwork native

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[caption id="attachment_8358" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Mickey Ratte facilitates a small discussion group, which often meets at members apartment homes at Brooksby Village. (Photo by Setarreh Massihzadegan)"][/caption] At Brooksby Village, niche activity groups run the gamut from current events to ping-pong to crocheting.


Dr. Philip Herrick s profession of 45 years was at the front of his mind when he and his wife, Zetta, were looking to make a move from their house in Rockport, Mass. [caption id="attachment_7583" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Dr.


One, two, three, four, five, six, the dancers call out in unison as they waltz their way around the mirrored fitness studio at Brooksby. [caption id="attachment_7240" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Simone Roy (left) and Angelo Pappas are all smiles as they waltz through ballroom dancing class at Brooksb