residents with students posing for a group shot

 

As a college student and member of the Enlisted Reserve Corps, Don Reynolds was called to fight in May 1943. He was first assigned to a tank unit at Ft. Knox, Ky., but at 6 feet, 4 inches, he was too tall for the escape hatch at the bottom of the tank. 

veteran and greenspring resident in front of wartime museum

According to the National World War II Museum, “approximately every three minutes a memory of World War II—its sights and sounds, its terrors and triumphs—disappears.” The U.S. Veterans Administration reports that the population of World War II veterans is shrinking at a rate of nearly 500 per day. 

extra large one bedroom apartment home

January is one of the busiest times of the year for Greenspring Sales Counselor Sheila Willing. 

“In the last two weeks, I’ve met with dozens of people whose New Year’s resolutions include either joining the priority list or moving to Greenspring in 2015,” she says. “I’m here to help them make these resolutions realities.”

Greenspring actors recreate historic Gillian's Island cast photo

On September 26, 1964, Gilligan’s Island, a television show following the comedic adventures of seven shipwrecked castaways, premiered on CBS. For three years and 98 episodes, American audiences laughed heartily as the Skipper, Gilligan, Mary Ann, Ginger, the Professor, and Mr. and Mrs. Howell tried, but ultimately failed, to escape their plight.  

photo of a spacious one bedroom apartment

Less than ten years ago, before the housing bubble burst, the size of people’s homes helped define their financial success. Yet, now, as the housing market rebounds, more and more people are choosing living accommodations that more reasonably address their personal needs.