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Honoring Dad in All His Many Roles

One of the most iconic pops of pop culture was Howard Cunningham of the Milwaukee-based T.V. sitcom “Happy Days.” Beloved by his doting wife, Marion, and teenaged children Richie and Joanie, the amiable Howard was also a favorite of Richie’s friends, who fondly called him “Mr. C.” Even the tough-talking, tender-hearted greaser Arthur Fonzarelli called …

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A Beautiful Father’s Day Tribute to Resident

When son Jeff Morris was asked for a few quotes about his father, Andrew Morris, what we received was a heartfelt tribute to our wonderful resident. Enjoy! Happy, healthy Father’s Day to all the dads and granddads out there! Here is a picture of Dad with his four sisters. This was taken in 1952 before …

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Opening up Our Community – 6/17/2020

Many state and county governments are releasing plans to reopen the economy to essential businesses.  While this is an encouraging sign, please know this process will be thoughtfully considered at Eastcastle Place. We will implement a multi-phased approach when reopening our community.  As we serve vulnerable adults throughout our community, Eastcastle Place reopening phases may …

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A Private Glimpse

Milwaukee boasts several remarkable landmarks about which many residents and most visitors wonder. Structures including the Tripoli Shrine Center, Pabst Mansion, and North Point Water Tower have long histories of appearing both majestic and mysterious. Also on the list of charming curiosities, is the beautiful castle-like building on Bradford Avenue on Milwaukee’s East Side. For …

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Made in Milwaukee

Milwaukee is widely known for many things – Brewers baseball, brats, beer, and (to break from the “b” alliteration) industry. Hard working people live and work in Milwaukee, and many things have come from this city on Lake Michigan in southern Wisconsin. Cheese comes to mind, as well as Richie Cunningham, Arthur Fonzarelli and Laverne …

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Opening up Our Community

Federal and state governments are releasing plans to reopen the economy to essential business. While this is an encouraging sign to our country’s response to COVID-19, please know this process will be taken thoughtfully at Eastcastle Place. We will implement a three-phased approach when reopening our community. Decisions for each phase will be based on …

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Holistic Care for Seniors

As the social services director of Eastcastle Place senior living community in Milwaukee, Nicole Claas ensures that residents’ emotional and mental needs are being met to ensure the best holistic care possible. Click here to read the full story.

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The Healing Power of Gratitude

One of the first things we learn to say as children is “thank you.” It’s often the first thing we learn in another language when visiting a foreign country. These two little words are a simple expression of appreciation, but they mean so much – to relationships, health and well-being, and even the evolution of …

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