Linden Ponds
Teresa Caseau has worked at Linden Ponds for almost 15 years and was recently promoted to sales counselor.

If you’re considering making a move to Linden Ponds, one of the people who may help you along the way is Teresa Caseau, who has been on the staff at the Hingham, Mass., community since 2005. Caseau started as a marketing assistant and was promoted many times over the years.

Linden Ponds
Dight Crain, wearing a blue and red plaid shirt, smiles in front of a beautifully lush green tree.

Linden Ponds resident Dight Crain has always been inspired by the teachings of the Methodist religious leader John Wesley, who is credited with saying, “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

Highland Springs
The rendering of the new building, Lakeview Pointe, at Highland Springs shows off the beautiful view of the lake.

The first residents of Lakeview Pointe, a new residence building at Highland Springs, are moving in this month.

Highland Springs
Jerry and Treva Smutz say they are happier and feel healthier since they moved to Highland Springs in May 2019.

For Jerry and Treva Smutz, moving to an active senior living community was an idea they projected “sometime in the future.”

Dan Ancona (left) works with Greenspring staff member Son Nguyen to collect contributions to the community’s resident-inspired plastic bag recycling program.

April 22, 2020, will mark the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. According to the website,, “The theme for Earth Day 2020 is climate action. The enormous challenge—but also the vast opportunities—of action on climate change have distinguished the issue as the most pressing topic for the 50th anniversary.”

At Greenspring, Leonard Kalkwarf smiles in yellow NVSO t-shirt from the comfort of his home.

There is little that Leonard Kalkwarf doesn’t do. An ordained minister, Leonard is an accomplished author, a history buff, and a public speaker. He is also a tremendous athlete. At the most recent Northern Virginia Senior Olympics (NVSO), he won ten gold and three silver medals in a variety of events, including track and field, bowling, horseshoes, and rowing. 

Fox Run
Stewart and Sonia Aron smile at each other with their foreheads touching sweetly.

Sonia and Stewart Aron moved from Columbus, Ohio, to Fox Run in 2016. In Columbus, they belonged to a congregation with quite a few professors from Ohio State University and their rabbi was a history buff.

Fox Run
The Live the Life program designates a suite, much like like beautifully decorated one here, for their guests.

Before you buy a new coat or pair of pants, you try them on. Before you go to a movie, you probably watch a preview. You might even taste a sample of new foods at the grocery store before putting them in your cart. So, when you’re making a big decision, such as where to live for your retirement, it stands to reason that you’d like to “try before you buy.”

Eagle's Trace
Barbara Sheffield, smiling here in a beautiful blue top, developed the idea for a Neighbor-to-Neighbor program at Eagle’s Trace.

The premise behind the newest initiative at Eagle’s Trace is simply one neighbor helping another.