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It’s Easy Being Green

As much as we all love this song by everyone’s favorite singing frog, Kermit, we do have to contradict his message because being green-er is easier than you might think. Learn how small actions can make big differences and find out how to get involved right here at home. When it comes to living a …

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Eastcastle Place Celebrates Our Staff

“We put together special recognition events for our employees to thank them for all of the hard work they do every day, but especially over these last eight months. During this time, the workload and the stress they have been under have not gone unnoticed, and we wouldn’t be where we are today without all …

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Tis the season to be VOTING!

Remember the good old days? No, not the 50s or 60s, we’re talking about more recent good old days like last fall. We were cheering for the Packers, looking forward to Halloween events and Thanksgiving family gatherings. A year ago, Corona was a beer served with lime and wearing a mask meant a costume party …

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Employees Honored for Many Years of Service

More than 335 years of employment were celebrated earlier this month at Eastcastle Place senior living community. Twelve employees were honored for their 20+ years of service, and seven were recognized for their 5+ years of service. Please click here to read more.

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Aging Gracefully and Powerfully

We all have those mornings when we think, “I’m tired; I just wish I could stay in bed.” Days like that demand a strong cup of coffee and a big boost of inspiration. Well, you pour the coffee, let us provide the inspiration along with a few tips on staying strong, healthy, and active. The …

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Campaign of Kindness at Eastcastle Place

Milwaukee-area not-for-profit Kids Impacting Communities (KIC) visited Eastcastle Place, where they decorated the lawn and shared chalked messages of love and hope for the staff and residents. Click here to read more.

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Counting on Kindness

“When you extend yourself in kindness, it comes back to you.” Oprah Winfrey 2004 Oprah has been urging Americans to embrace kindness for over a decade, but The World Kindness Movement actually started in Tokyo, Japan, in 1997 at a conference that brought international kindness experts together to create a worldwide movement. And it worked. …

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