On June 6, 1944, at the height of World War II, Allied military forces coordinated a surprise attack on the beaches of Normandy, France. It was the largest military operation by sea in history, weakening German forces, giving the Allies momentum on the continent of Europe, and ultimately shortening the war.

Greenspring softball team

“The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.”    —Babe Ruth

Greenspring residents

“If a story is in you, it has to come out.”—William Faulkner

In recent years, many successful professionals have chosen to author books about their careers and experiences. As a prominent New York City corporate attorney and former Assistant Secretary of Commerce, William Blunt has enough stories to fill numerous tomes. 

Greenspring puppets

Recently, the Greenspring Players, the theater group at the Erickson Living community in Springfield, Va., decided to try their “hands” at something new—a puppet show featuring the exquisite puppets of world-renowned puppeteer and Greenspring resident Verna Finly.

Greenspring's Anna Greves

With almost $48 million in real estate sold last year, Personal Moving Consultant Anna Greves is known for doing the heavy lifting when it comes to working with real estate agents to prepare future community members for their move to