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Joining Horizons residents for a recent carnival were volunteers (front row, left to right) Ty Naffziger, Bear Scout Cub Wyatt Wadams, Arrow of Light Cub Scout Hayden Naffziger, Webelos Cub Scout Garrett Lester, Tiger Cub Scout Holden Lester and Boy Scout Justin Lester, along with adults (back row, left to right) Karen and Ralph Naffziger and Carl and Amanda Lester.

Scouts at Your Service

Horizons, a DePaul Senior Living Community, recently hosted a carnival along with help from Cub Scout Pack 54 and Boy Scout Troop 55, both of East Bloomfield. Residents and scouts enjoyed traditional games such as duck pond, tic-tac-toss, bean bag toss, skeeball, a jumping frog pond, ring the bottle toss Continue reading →

Pictured here, Westwood Commons residents Frank DiNitto and Betty Kates get to know Rick and Margie Jordan, a national touring country act who recently entertained at the DePaul Senior Living Community.

The Magic of Music

The residents of Westwood Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Community in North Chili, have plenty of opportunities to get their toes tapping and hands clapping as they discover the “Magic of Music,” the theme of this year’s National Assisted Living Week. Activities Director Cathy Toney schedules about four musical entertainers Continue reading →

Seniors at Westwood Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Community in North Chili, recently raised over $300 for the Breast Cancer Coalition in Westwood Commons' Eight Annual Walk for Charity.

Walking for Charity

Pink balloons drifted from the hands of Westwood Commons residents and towards the sky in a show of support for breast cancer survivors. After the balloon release, seniors set off on Westwood Commons’ Eighth Annual Walk for Charity. This year’s walk raised $305 for the Breast Cancer Coalition. Activities Director Continue reading →

Mary Sherry, a resident of Westwood Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Community in North Chili, recently celebrated her 100th birthday.

100 Years and Counting

A resident of Westwood Commons since 2010, Mary Sherry turned 100 years old on August 15th. Mary is pictured  above with  a friend during a recent birthday celebration and at 28-years-old on the left.  A native of Oswego, New York, Sherry moved to Rochester after marrying her husband William who Continue reading →

Woodcrest Commons residents Roseanne Bourne, Tom Armstrong, Beverly Chamberlain, Kathy Hart and Joanne Hackett. visited the Palmyra Historical Society and Phelps General Store, two of the four museums in Palmyra which is celebrating it's 225th birthday this year.

Celebrating Local History

Residents at Woodcrest Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Community, didn’t have to travel far to take a step back in time recently. The Village of Palmyra is celebrating its 225th birthday this year. Formerly known as the “Queen of Erie Canal towns,” Palmyra features an astonishing variety of architecture, ranging Continue reading →