Maris Grove
Ten years ago, right after he retired, Don Lomax started volunteering to fix up houses. [caption id="attachment_8817" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Don Lomax, who lives at Maris Grove, founded the Community Housing Coalition of Madison County."]
Ask any Realtor and they ll tell you: there is no perfect house. But if you ask Charles and Sondra Tucker, their two-bedroom, two-bath apartment home at Charlestown is as [caption id="attachment_8838" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Charles and Sondra Tucker are extra excited about the arrival of springtime because they can enjoy it on the patio of their Charlestown apartment...
[caption id="attachment_8995" align="alignnone" width="620" caption="Jeanne McArthur sees similarities between New York City s bustle and Seabrook. (File photo)"]
Eagle's Trace
Throw 650 pounds of crawfish in a pot, add a generous helping of corn and potatoes, invite 400 friends, and what have you got? A Texas-sized crawfish boil. This is something we have been planning for a long time, says Ashley Schkade, events associate at Eagle s Trace in Houston. We are the closest Erickson community to Louisiana, and this is a big deal for a lot of our residents. And a big deal...
Eagle's Trace
When Noel Thomas moved to Eagle s Trace in June 2008, he was second-guessing his decision to purchase a two-bedroom apartment home. It was just me, he says. I didn t need the extra space. How could he have known that in the span of a few months, his home and his heart would be filled to overflowing? Widowed since 2004, Thomas had been living in a 4,300-square-foot house in Katy when he began...
Linden Ponds
New residences are on sale in the Hingham area, courtesy of craftsmen at Linden Ponds . The small wooden birdhouses will be sold this month to benefit Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit organization that builds affordable homes both locally and internationally for people in need of shelter. The crew at Linden Ponds , coordinated this year by Norm Jenkins, built about 100 birdhouses for the fund-...
Linden Ponds
Elizabeth and John Sherrill s decision to leave Chappaqua, N.Y., was months old, but their move to Linden Ponds felt abrupt nonetheless. [caption id="attachment_8814" align="alignright" width="280" caption="John and Elizabeth Sherrill hold hands outside their Linden Ponds apartment home, by a sign their daughter made celebrating their new place. "] When their house hadn t sold...
Highland Springs
From the plains of west Texas to the sprawling acreages in the hill country, if there s one thing Texans have in common, it s their penchant for wide open spaces. [caption id="attachment_8828" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Pete and Barbara Scholl relax in their 1,900-square-foot apartment home at Eagle s Trace."]
Linden Ponds
[caption id="attachment_8810" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Host of the Linden Ponds telethon Community Services Manager Joe McStowe (back right) speaks with phone volunteer Ruth Beyer, while others from the community take calls for donations."]