Explore interesting topics and articles featuring resident stories, community events and interesting facts in the vibrant East Side of Milwaukee. Go ahead, explore.


Distinctive Renovated Apartment Home

The stunning 1,600 square foot Copenhagen apartment home has been beautifully renovated and features two spacious bedrooms, a large dining area, a walk-in closet, a beautifully updated floor, a laundry room, and extra storage space. Its prime location on the building’s fourth floor provides a view of Lake Michigan. 

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Give Back, It’s Good for You

The holiday season is upon us. Are you overwhelmed? Do the words “I’m busy” feel like an understatement? Or are the holidays a tough time because you’re away from family? Feeling grateful and giving back are great strategies to manage all the feelings this time of year can bring.

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Over 50 Books Published By Eastcastle Place Resident

Jo Schmidt, a resident of Eastcastle Place, said she likes to be involved with activities that are meaningful to her. She’s an avid reader and artistically inclined, but at the top of her list is writing. “I’m a writer and am constantly working on a book,” she said, adding that she’s published more than 50 …

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Be Grateful, It’s Good for You

When we think of Thanksgiving, family, football, fun, food and more food come to mind. A day of heavy eating may not be good for your waistline but the act of being thankful and showing gratitude is very beneficial for your both physical and emotional health.

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Taking the Stage

“I am confused by life and I feel safe within the confines of the theatre.” -Helen Hayes Remember Helen Hayes? Decades before Meryl Streep, there was Helen Hayes, a classically trained actress known as the First Lady of American Theater. Her career spanned over 80 years. Truer words were never spoken than these by Ms. …

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Savoring Summer

Do you ever feel like after July 4th, summer has come and gone? Now that August is upon us, we all want to savor every bit of sunshine, heat and outdoor fun. Here are some ideas for making the most of the remainder of the season, including a few returning summer favorites. Fun is Fair …

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Priority Program for Lake Drive Estates

As Eastcastle Place embarks on our major expansion and renovation project, we have introduced our Priority Program. The exclusive initiative offers sneak peeks into the project and its progression, starting well before the construction even begins.

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A Life Plan Community…Thinking Ahead

Selling a home that’s been loved and lived in for decades requires organization and planning. Part of that planning should include avoiding another move down the road. The best way to ensure that you or your family member only has to move once is by finding the right community. It’s important to find a community …

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