Blog - March 2011


It’s Never Too Late to Learn or Play

Posted on March 06, 2011 in Health and Wellness

By Laurie Hogue, AL Director of Nursing Cortney, front desk, editor-in-chief of The Cape May Gazette, had just provided yet another reminder about meeting the news deadline, and I was experiencing writers block! I was staring at my computer monitor thinking to myself. . . “What should I write about?” Hmmm . . . Then I thought to myself, “It’s all about the residents, go find a story!” Ahhhh! Within 5 minutes, I came across two friends, Barbara Cartwright and Muriel Hiatt, sitting at a table in a quiet AL corridor, concentrating on a vintage game called CONTACK- Tri-Dominos Game, Copyright 1939, Parker Brothers.

Blog - February 2011


Cupid at the Cape

Posted on February 14, 2011 in Active Aging

By Laurie Hogue, Assisted Living Director Every February 14, candy, flowers and gifts are exchanged between loved ones, all in the name of St. Valentine. According to the Greeting Card Association, an estimated one billion Valentine cards are sent each year, making Valentine's Day the second largest card-sending holiday of the year (after Christmas).

Is it Spring Yet?

Posted on February 09, 2011 in Health and Wellness

By Sarah Boehle I don’t know about the rest of you, but I’m starting to yearn for a little less snow, and a little more warm weather! I’m thinking about crocus, daffodils, and pansies, and putting the snow shovel and the salt away for the season. I’m sure the gardeners out there are thinking about planting lettuce, radishes, and what varieties of tomatoes they will plant this season.

Blog - January 2009


Brain Fitness Technology Helps Cape May Seniors

Posted on January 29, 2009 in In The News

A brain fitness technology called the Dakim Power Brain Fitness System that helps seniors reduce their risk of memory loss and dementia, is all the rage among residents of Cape May, an Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Services (OPRS) retirement community. Brain Fitness Technology Helps Cape May Seniors (Wilmington News)

Blog - June 2006


Cape May Dedicates Hoggatt Pavillion

Posted on June 19, 2006 in In The News

Cape May Retirement Village today dedicated The Galen J. and Elizabeth D. Hoggatt Pavilion on its campus at 150 Cape May Drive, Wilmington, Ohio. A crowd of more than 70 friends and associates gathered to thank Cape May resident and donor Galen Hoggatt, whose gift made the outdoor pavilion possible and to honor Mr. Hoggatt’s wife, the late Elizabeth Hoggatt.