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With Spring in the Air, Eastcastle Place Reopens

With all residents and staff having had access to vaccinations and enhanced sanitation and safety protocols firmly in place, Eastcastle Place is cautiously opening to visitors and expanding its in-person programming and group dining. Please click here to read more.

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Eastcastle Residents Reflect Over this Past Year

As residents received their vaccines, they began a project of reflection on the past year. Check out the wonderful story FOX6 News Milwaukee did on our Lessons Learned from COVID-19. Check out the beautiful artwork that expresses happiness, hardship and even humor. Feelings of friendship, salvation, and selflessness making up the fabric of our community …

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The New Shop in Town

There’s a new shopping destination in town. The Treasure Chest is a resale shop that’s just opened at Eastcastle Place retirement community on Milwaukee’s East Side. Stocked with items donated by residents and staff, the Treasure Chest offers gently-used furniture, household items, knickknacks, and art, all at reasonable prices. The shop is open to residents, …

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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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