This Thanksgiving, Harold and Dorothy Moors have a lot to be thankful for. With the help of Erickson Realty & Moving Services, they were able to sell their Glen Burnie home of 59 years in less than a week for more than they asked.
In a year riddled with foreclosures, layoffs, and stock market losses, you may think it would be difficult to find reasons to be thankful this Thanksgiving. But if you re one of the 3,000-plus men and women living at Charlestown or Oak Crest, you ve got at least one good reason to count your blessings: predictable monthly expenses. [caption id="attachment_6298" align="alignright" width...
Cedar Crest
Cedar Crest and Seabrook are home to many voracious readers. A few have even turned the page from reader to author. Cedar Crest resident Monroe Monty Kuttner wanted to be a writer growing up. It s what I thought I would do with my life, he says. After studying at City College of New York and receiving his undergraduate degree in journalism and creative writing, he served in...
Since 1999, the annual Seabrook Turkey Trot has donated almost 3,000 turkeys to charity and brought together thousands of people in the spirit of goodwill. And this year, the bar has been raised, as Seabrook residents and staff are hoping to collect more money and more turkeys than ever before. Back to basics Residents and staff sign up to walk, raise money, and collect...
After organizing the Rockville Prime Timers for ten years, it comes as little surprise that Peter Kach would be the man behind Riderwood's popular and ever-growing singles club. Not long after I moved here, I got to thinking, he says. There was an existing singles club, but it consisted of little more than meetings; so I proposed an active singles club and the singles here have responded...
As Americans share a holiday meal with family and friends this month, there will be those living at Greenspring who are most thankful for the thoughtfulness of their neighbors. At Greenspring and other Erickson communities across the country, residents work year-round to raise money in support of their campus Benevolent Care Fund, a fund established to provide confidential financial assistance to...
Wind Crest
Stroll through the Evergreen Crossing neighborhood at Wind Crest , and you re likely to hear soft piano chords coming from Kathryn Kay Nickolls home. [caption id="attachment_2994" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Kay Nickolls has been playing piano since age 7. "]
Wind Crest
Wind Crest held its first red-carpet, Hollywood-style movie premier last month. [caption id="attachment_2986" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Wind Crest resident Elly Anderson sits with her granddaughter, actress AnnaSophia Robb. "][/caption] AnnaSophia Robb, the star of movies like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Bridge to Terabithia, recently visited Wind...
Wind Crest
Evans was honored by the governor for working to protect a key wildlife habitat; urging the routing of I-70 over Vail Pass, a direction far less destructive to wildlife habitat; and serving as a prime advocate for establishing a walleye fishery in the state. But a plane crash while serving in World War II almost made none of his later work for green initiatives possible. Instead, it helped shape...