This adventurous traveler has seen the world—and then some

Yemen, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Gibraltar, and Corfu these are just a few of the places Bill Boyd has visited over the years. A retired Prince George s County Public School teacher, Bill began traveling actively during his summers off from work. First, he checked off all 48 of the continental United States, and in 1977, Bill took his first trip overseas, to Japan.

Tallgrass Creek
Healthy, active lifestyles highlighted at Tallgrass Creek

More than a hundred visitors joined sales staff and resident ambassadors at Tallgrass Creek s bustling, information-packed Age Well, Live Well Expo held September 17.

Tallgrass Creek
Tallgrass Creek's continuing care neighborhood goes above and beyond

Tallgrass Creekopens its first phase of continuing care this month. The new neighborhood will offer 28 beautifully designed assisted living apartments and a spacious commons area. Phase two memory care, post-acute rehabilitation, and nursing care is scheduled to open in May 2014.

Tallgrass Creek
Growing up in the shadow of Alcatraz

Most reunions with friends and family don t make the news. But Tallgrass Creek resident Darlyne Sheppeard s reunion did over and over again. That s probably because Darlyne s reunion was a little different than most.

Highland Springs
Jack Melick

Over the span of his 67-year career, Jack Melick has never been out of work.

“That’s not bad for a musician,” says Jack, a pianist and big band leader who got his start when Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, and Ray Anthony dominated the American music scene.

Jack’s first professional gig was a summer engagement at Camp Sagamore, a resort in the Poconos.

Oak Crest
Parkville golfers hit the links for a good cause

An avid golfer, Bob Hope once said, "If you watch a game, it s fun. If you play it, it s recreation. If you work at it, it s golf." Fortunately for golf enthusiasts who live at Oak Crest, finding a partner to hit the greens with is never hard to do.

Tradition of Excellence

Greenspring's cable station, Channel 6, recently added to their total of 22 International Telly Awards with the presentation of two bronze awards at this year s 34th Telly Awards ceremony. The awards, presented annually, recognize superior video production of local, regional, and cable programs, as well as other video, Web, and film productions throughout the world.

Cedar Crest
Al Kachadurian

When Al Kachadurian first moved to Cedar Crest, an Erickson Living community in Pompton Plains, N.J., from Hawthorne in 2008, he chose a two-bedroom, two-bath, Jackson-style apartment home. But after his wife died, he realized he didn t need all of the space.


As we continue to watch the real estate market thermometer inch its way back toward center, developers continue to make more enticing incentives and improvements to their properties. One local example Seabrook, an Erickson Living community in Tinton Falls, N.J.