The all-season swimming pool at Charlestown

When it comes to searching for a new home, we’ve all heard the mantra: location, location, location. Now, a new study from the American Heart Association (AHA) confirms that where you choose to live may be more important than you think. 

Charlestown residents and staff

As a long-time business owner, Sally Langan spent years helping customers and serving the public unaware she was honing skills that would one day serve her in a very different but satisfying role as a volunteer. 

Charlestown resident

Chris Buppert’s outlook on life has always been simple: Be positive and find the humor in everything. So when he decided to participate in a variety show at

Charlestown residents

One of the spaces Sandy and Otto Greul loved most in their three-bedroom Carroll County home wasn’t inside their house at all. Outside was their little piece of heaven where they enjoyed barbecuing, cozy fires in their chiminea, and puttering around in the garden. 

Charlestown resident in Africa

Diane Winn always knew she wanted to “do something” with art. As a child, she loved to draw and sketch. But while in pursuit of a career as a medical illustrator, she quickly discovered life doesn’t always go according to plan.

Charlestown staff

Growing up in an Italian family with a grandmother who loved to cook, it’s not surprising Victor Cirrincione was destined to become a chef. 

Charlestown resident

For decades, John Saint-Amour played the French horn among a who’s who list of legendary singers, musicians, and entertainers. Now he shares his talent with his friends and neighbors at

Charlestown resident and staff

If you are on the fence about selling your home, real estate experts point to a variety of factors like shrinking inventory, low interest rates, and rising rent costs that may persuade you that now is the right time to make your move.

Charlestown residents

Pack your bags and leave your worries on the doorstep. Many have discovered traveling is easier and more fun than ever when you live at