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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 →

Pictured here are the Hot Flash Tap Dancers which includes Mary Ferro of Greece, Mary Anne Lettis of Brighton, Jeanette Dilucia-Angelo of Gates, Choreographer and Manager Joyce Dedee of Penfield, Joyce Mary Mason of Williamson and Elaine Cumbo of Irondequoit. They are joined by Woodcrest Commons resident Fred Recchio.

Age is just a number to these dazzling dancers!

The Hot Flash Tap Dancers are living, dancing, sequined proof that age is just a number. Ranging in age from 70 to 83 years of age, the female dance troupe earned high praises for their performance by residents at Woodcrest Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Community in Henrietta. Activities Director Continue reading →