Senior Life Archives

Man-tanning increases among older crowd

Tanning has always been seen as a feminine pursuit. From Coco Chanel to Jennifer Aniston, women have gone to extreme lengths to achieve the perfect summer glow with beautiful results. Men, however, have not been quite as lucky. With examples such as Donald Trump and John Boehner running around it is unsurprising most men are… Read More →

Chandler, Gilbert Youfit starting fitness classes for seniors

Seniors in Chandler and Gilbert stand to benefit greatly from Youfit Health Clubs’ partnership in the nationwide “SilverSneakers” program. SilverSneakers encourages seniors to take control of their health by enjoying more physical activity. It provides free fitness-club memberships for seniors at any participating club across the country. And many health plans are now offering it… Read More →

Indian Art & Artifacts Appraisal Day at Sagewood


WHAT: Heard Museum Council American Indian Art & Artifacts Appraisal Day at Sagewood Luxury Senior Living Hosted by the Heard Museum and the Heard Museum Council Learn more about those items lurking in your closets or storage units, or collecting dust on shelves! Leading Native art traders will examine personal treasures and offer information about… Read More →

Hormonal Happy Hours come to Valley

A Valley Internal Medicine doctor has a unique way of reaching out to women of all ages about their health. These quarterly free events are called Hormonal Happy Hours and they are educational, enlightening, approachable and fun. September is Menopause Awareness Month. Dr. Angela DeRosa, D.O., M.B.A., C. P. E. will answer your questions about… Read More →

Mesquite Grill & Lounge opens at Sagewood

Sagewood, a senior living community featuring resort-like amenities and health care services, has opened Mesquite Grill & Lounge, a 100-seat restaurant with lounge and patio featuring intercontinental cuisine in a contemporary, casual design with a display kitchen. Three distinct dining experiences are offered at Mesquite Grill & Lounge: a relaxed, casual dining area featuring an… Read More →

Will Your Social Security Check Be in the Mail Come 2015?

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For many baby boomers, it’s comforting to believe that part of the 12.4 percent Social Security payroll tax they (or they and their employer) have been paying is going into a $2.7 trillion Social Security Trust Fund designed specifically to ensure the tidal wave of boomers now retiring will be assured their benefits. For those… Read More →

Maravilla Scottsdale Celebrates Grand Opening

by in New to Market | Senior Life

Maravilla Scottsdale, a resort-style retirement community with an innovative approach to senior living, recently celebrated its grand opening with a private reception for guests and residents. With more than 400 invitees in attendance, the event featured a proclamation read by Scottsdale City Councilwoman Suzanne Klapp formally commemorating Senior Resource Group’s (SRG) commitment to elevating the… Read More →

The Colonnade Adding New Apartment Villas, Townhouse Options

Colonnade - Sun Health Senior Living

Just four years after its opening and roughly a year after Sun Health assumed full ownership of the property, The Colonnade is growing. To better meet the needs of residents who like the efficiency of an apartment in a retirement community setting, The Colonnade has updated its master site plan to include a new design… Read More →

Senior Living: The Village at Oasis Park, Phase I

Village at Oasis Park - AZRE November/December 2010
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THE VILLAGE AT OASIS PARK, PHASE I Developer: The Village at Oasis Park, LLC General contractor: Farnsworth Construction Company Architect: Saemisch + Di Bella Architects Location: 10617 E. Oasis Dr., Mesa Size: 7,255 SF community building, 11,538 SF residential building The $4.2M project will provide independent and supportive housing for adults with disabilities and their… Read More →

Senior Living: Maravilla Scottsdale

Maravilla Scottsdale - AZRE November/December 2010
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MARAVILLA SCOTTSDALE Developer: Senior Resource Group General contractor: The Weitz Company Architect: Allen & Philp Architects Location: 7325 E. Princess Blvd., Scottsdale Size: 25 acres The project (1st and 2nd phases) is a 217-unit Continuum of Care Retirement Community. When completed in 2012, Maravilla will feature 39 casitas and 118 full service courtyard residences. Senior… Read More →