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Atria West 86 Resident, Michael H, Shares His Key to Longevity

Michael | A Focused Man

Michael H.’s key to longevity is “having a focal activity that is consuming in some way, so...

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Women’s Rights Activist | Atria West 86

Charlotte | Women’s Rights Activist

Charlotte is a woman with passion to spare. A strong advocate for women’s rights, she established...

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Independent Living vs Aging in Place–Atria Senior Living Blog

A Declaration of Independence? The Debate Over Aging in Place

The recent New York Times article “Imprisoned by Independence” explores how older adults’...

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One Day You’ll Thank Me: A Mother’s Day Playlist

Thanking Mom for all she does should happen every day, and this Mother’s Day we’re doing...

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Greta | An Education in Self-Sacrifice – Atria on the Hudson

Greta | An Education in Self-Sacrifice

Greta R. would like you to know one thing: she put her husband through college by working at a job...

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Once a Teacher, Always a Teacher - Atria Bayside Landing

Once a Teacher, Always a Teacher

The urge to teach is a hard one to shed. Josephine “Jo” W. taught elementary, junior high and...

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Journaling with Mom: A Mother’s Day Gift

Journaling with Mom: A Mother’s Day Gift

A mother-daughter duo recently embarked on a journey of storytelling together. The two teamed up to...

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Atria Fairhaven Creates a Certified Wildlife Habitat

Atria Residents and Staff Create a Certified Wildlife Habitat

Connecting with nature; it’s why we travel to reach a mountaintop, or go camping in the woods –...

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Our Team, We ♥ Pets

During National Poetry Month, we celebrate our resident poets, including Margaret “Peg” T. of Atria Hertlin Place.

Life is What You Make It | An Atria Resident’s Poem

Atria Senior Living is home to hundreds of painters, sculptors, musicians, poets and writers. Some...

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