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Ashby Ponds
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Famed American columnist Erma Bombeck once wrote, "It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding."

Wind Crest
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A group of friendly people living at Wind Crest have taken it upon themselves to personally greet every new neighbor. [caption id="attachment_7117" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Welcome Committee members Terri and Jim Nist (left) greet Jeanice and Daryl Milius, who recently moved to Wind Crest.

Ann's Choice
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Three years ago, Lee Feinschil started the International Folk Dance Group so her Ann s Choice neighbors could experience what she had so gracefully performed throughout the years. [caption id="attachment_7262" align="alignright" width="280" caption="The International Folk Dance Group at Ann s Choice.

Ann's Choice
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Ann s Choice was selected by readers of the Bucks County Courier Times as Best of Bucks 2009 in the retirement community category. The announcement was released in a special section of the newspaper in November.

Ashby Ponds
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In 2007, Patricia Lund s doctor recommended that she lose 65 pounds, either through old-fashioned diet and exercise or through surgery. Lund chose to do things the old-fashioned way. [caption id="attachment_7172" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Patricia Lund (left) said it was the best feeling when three generations of her family ran the Round Hill race.

Ashby Ponds
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This month, a fresh batch of beautiful and talented women will travel to Las Vegas to compete for the coveted title of Miss America 2010. No one knows the excitement and thrill these women will face better than Ashby Ponds Barbara Hanson. [caption id="attachment_7179" align="alignright" width="196" caption="Barbara Hanson was named Mrs. District of Columbia in 1963.

Greenspring
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[caption id="attachment_7176" align="aligncenter" width="620" caption="This fall, firefighters from Fairfax County Fire Station #22 took the VIVA! assessment at Greenspring as part of Fire Prevention Week.

Wind Crest
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Everyone has heard the myth that pets and their owners look alike. But now there s research saying they could even act the same. [caption id="attachment_7114" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Marlene O Neal says she and her cat, Peggy Sue, are two peas in a pod. Both live and investigate the world at Wind Crest.

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Each morning before breakfast, Phyllis Clark can be found logging miles on a treadmill in the Wind Crest fitness center. For Clark, the treadmill represents her philosophy about life. You ve got to keep moving, the sprightly 92-year-old says. Even for those who haven t laced up their running shoes lately, Clark says it s never to late to begin.