Although more and more people turn to online reviews to start their retirement living research, nothing beats a personalized tour. Brand new homes are now available to tour in Bell Pavilion, Lantern Hill’s newest addition in New Providence, N.J.

These days, more and more people turn to online reviews as their trusted resource for everything from restaurants to movies to even their next home. In fact, research shows that 91% of people regularly or occasionally read online reviews, and 84% trust online reviews as much as a personal recommendation.

Lantern Hill’s two on-campus fitness centers, aquatics center, and variety of group fitness classes provide regular opportunities for people to get and stay fit.

A whole New Year stretches out before us filled with promise. Think back over your lifetime to the intentions you’ve set at the beginning of each New Year. Even if you’re not one to declaratively set an official New Year’s resolution, chances are, you’ve noticed the shift in energy each New Year brings. 

(Clockwise, from top left): P.E.O. members June Carver, Kathey Coombs, Chris Stoddard, Becky Gibby, Irene Cash, and Mindo Swartz all live at Lantern Hill in New Providence, N.J.

A group of six women who live at Lantern Hill are making a difference in the lives of women around the world.

Lantern Hill's scenic campus is full of nature.

Research has shown that retirees place a high value on having the opportunity to enjoy entertainment, whether they’re the host or a guest, in the audience or on stage. 

Jon Bramnick (left), who is minority leader of the New Jersey General Assembly, a comedian, and a trial lawyer, visits with Lantern Hill resident Alan Haveson (far right) and Sales Director Dan Millender (center), while signing a copy of his book.

For a businessman like Alan Haveson, making the decision to move to a maintenance-free community was like any other business decision. He weighed the pros and cons, the finances, and the emotional aspects of making a move. 

Bell Pavilion, Lantern Hill’s sixth residence building, welcomed its first residents on Monday, October 7. The new residence building features a restaurant, bar, fitness center, courtyard, bocce courts, community gardens, and underground parking.

Lantern Hill is bustling this holiday season, not only as the community hosts various festive activities by and for residents, but especially as new neighbors move and settle into Bell Pavilion, the community’s sixth residence building, which opened earlier this fall. 

This October, Lantern Hill’s sixth residence building, Bell Pavilion, opens its doors and welcomes its first residents. But that’s not all. Along with 167 brand-new apartment homes, Bell Pavilion also opens Bistro 1720 and The Crown bar, just two of many amenities Bell Pavilion adds to the campus focused on active, maintenance-free living.

Five older adults practice tai chi.

It’s no secret that physical exercise promotes physical and cognitive health in older adults, but does low-intensity exercise make an impact? 

The group from Lantern Hill boarded the miniature zoo train at Turtle Back Junction to tour the beautiful South Mountain Reservoir.

While Lantern Hill has a wealth of amenities and activities available on campus for its residents to enjoy, community members and potential residents can also attend excursions to area destinations as well. 

Animal adventures