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Seniors Using 'Pokemon Go' to Stay Physically, Mentally Active

Posted on July 27, 2016 in Active Aging for All Communities

A Florida nursing home and rehab center has found a new tool to keep seniors physically and mentally active -- blockbuster smartphone game Pokemon Go.

Complete Summer Travel Guide for Older Adults

Posted on June 23, 2016 in Active Aging for All Communities - 1 Comment

Summer time is a peak travel season in the U.S., so it’s best to be as prepared as possible – whether it’s going through security checkpoints or making your flight to your vacation destination.

Boomers: 5 proven practices to win the race against aging

Posted on June 10, 2016 in Active Aging for All Communities

Naps, knitting and nuzzling with the grandchildren — the traditional image of retirement is being challenged by the more than 76 million baby boomers in the United States.

Still having fun!

Posted on April 24, 2015 in Active Aging for Rockynol

Rockynol residents and guests recently ventured out on a "road trip" to the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum in Cleveland Heights.

Rockynol Resident Celebrates 106th Birthday

Posted on March 19, 2015 in Active Aging for Rockynol

Mr. Bob Perkins is the youngest 106 year-old you will ever meet!

Irish Tenor Packs Rockynol Carrell Center

Posted on March 19, 2015 in Active Aging for Rockynol

Akron's own famed Irish Tenor Patrick Flynn performed to a "sold out" crowd at Rockynol's Virginia Carrell entertainment center.

Rockynol residents cheer on construction crew

Posted on December 19, 2014 in Active Aging for Rockynol - 3 Comments

Rockynol residents cheer on construction crew working on new assisted living building.

Residents following along with construction progress

Posted on December 18, 2014 in Active Aging for Rockynol

Rockynol Assisted Living residents "supervising" construction for our new Assisted Living Community.

Dr. Maryjo Cleveland Appointed as Rockynol Retirement Community’s New Medical Director

Posted on October 27, 2014 in Active Aging for Rockynol

Dr. Cleveland took on the role of medical director upon the retirement of Dr. Steven Cochran, who held the position for 36 years.

Rockynol Announces Its 6th Annual Wreath Festival!

Posted on October 16, 2014 in Active Aging for Rockynol

Mark your calendars for Sat. Nov. 15 as the spirit of giving continues at Rockynol with our Annual Wreath Festival fundraiser.

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